Week in Pictures: Drought, extreme heat and Cornhusker State Games
High temperatures and a lack of rain lead to a fire in north-central Nebraska, and competitors gear up for the Cornhusker State Games in The World-Herald Week in Pictures: July 16-22, 2012.
Ralph Moul, a state fire marshal, sets fire to an area ahead of the approaching blaze on the north side of the Niobrara River, about 5 miles west of Meadville in Keya Paha County on Sunday, July 21, 2012. JEFF BEIERMANN/THE WORLD-HERALD
See last week’s pictures: World-Herald Week in Pictures: July 9-15, 2012.