Ravenna mayor estimates eclipse crowd of 5,000

Posted at 10:28 AM, Aug 25, 2017
and last updated 2017-08-25 11:28:34-04

Ravenna is feeling the impact of the eclipse. 

The town of 1,400 residents 180 miles west of Omaha saw about 5,000 visitors, according to Mayor Peg Dethlefs. 

"It was amazing and very nice people came," Dethlefs said. "We tried giving them a warm welcome, and from what I heard, they felt welcome."