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NRD doesn't recommend using Elk. River due to safety concerns

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Posted at 12:12 PM, Jun 21, 2019
and last updated 2019-06-21 17:32:34-04

OMAHA, Neb. (KMTV) — This week there have been reports of water rescues along the Elkhorn River. Due to hazards in the water, the Papio Missouri River Natural Resources District told us that while the river is open, they don't recommend using it for recreational purposes.

Tonight on 3 News Now Live at 6, Weekend Anchor John Madden talks to the Papio Missouri River Natural Resources District about the risks of using the Elkhorn River and takes a look at some of the businesses still using it.

3 News Now Senior Reporter Jake Wasikowski will also tell us about the ongoing trial of Tinder Murder Suspect Aubrey Trail.

3 News Now at 6 - Available on-air, on our website and on the 3 News Now apps for streaming and mobile devices.

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