Gov. Ricketts Encourages Nebraskans to Prioritize Wellness Today, Governor Pete Ricketts hosted a morning press conference to highlight the importance of regular physical activity and a nutritious diet. In his remarks, Gov. Ricketts emphasized both the physical and mental health benefits of routine exercise.Dave Mlnarik, Executive Director of the Nebraska Sports Council, invited Nebraskans to participate in ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!