Dr. Paul Grow and his wife, Linda, have been making the long drive to Heritage of Wauneta ever since their move to Minden. But this month, he made the hard decision to resign his position of Medical Director for the care home, announced Lisa Kisinger, fac...
By Russ Pankonin
The Imperial Republican
On Monday, the U.S. Supreme Court appointed a special water master to address ongoing differences between Nebraska and Kansas on Republican River Basin water use.
The two states entered into non-binding arbi...
Telephone conference report to Palisade, Grant on Tuesday, April 5
By Jan Rahn
The Grant Tribune Sentinel
In its 57th day of the 90-day session, the Nebraska Legislature was facing a busy day Tuesday, as outlined by Senator Mark Christensen of Impe...
By Jan Schultz
The Imperial Republican
A counterfeit $20 bill was used in Enders last week, but the Chase County Sheriff’s Office has little to go on.
Ron Schoenberger, who owns Laker’s, said he knew right away it was counterfeit when a store c...
Bronco boys finish last at meet with 3 medals
By Josh Sumner
The Wauneta Breeze
The first track meet of the season yielded different results for the Wauneta-Palisade boys and girls track teams.
Six girls combined to take eight medals at last Satur...
Track season has arrived for the Wauneta-Palisade junior high track team. Members of the team include, at front, Cody Barret. Behind Barret, from left, Christian Valdiviezo, Joseph Sramek, Paul Behrends and Austin Hicks. Third row from left, Stephanie A...
District music competition coming up on Thursday, April 14
Wau-Pal’s concert band and mixed chorus singers travel to McCook in one week to compete against area schools in the district music competition. The event is held at the McCook High School audit...
Wauneta-Palisade FBLA students Jenae Bischoff, left, and Shelby Hamilton hit the road to Omaha this week to participate in the State Leadership Conference. The two future business leaders will be busy practicing job interviewing skills, listening to spe...
Third Quarter Honor Roll
Ellie Lee 4.0, Cameo Rector, Paul Behrends, Stephanie Acosta, Cheyenne Cavanaugh.
Hannah Nordhausen 4.0, Nicole Strand 4.0, Leiauna Alberts, Christi Christner.
Wes Anderjaska, Tailor...
North Platte Community College hosted its annual Inter-High Scholastic Competition and TECH-Knowledge & Skills Discovery Day last Wednesday at the North and South Campuses of the college.
Students from 30 area schools took more than 800 tests during ...
Up to $1,000 in scholarship money is being offered by McCook Community Hospital, and funded by Community Hospital Health Foundation, to any high school senior interested in pursuing a health career or any career within a healthcare setting.
Entries will ...
High school students, parents and non-traditional students who are considering going to college have an opportunity to jump start their college careers by attending a two-evening seminar offered by Mid-Plains Community College and Wells Fargo Bank.
By Nebraska Governor
I want to highlight an important cause this week. April is Donate Life Month, which presents an opportunity to reflect on one of the most selfless gifts a person and a family can give… life.
Donate Life Month is...
Taking one issue with another there has usually been peace between two important interest groups, those being the Nebraska State Education Association and the business community at large.
With some notable exceptions, it seems to some observers (includin...
10 years ago this week
April 12, 2001
Rick and Cindy Einspahr and Kayla and Esther Einspahr spent the weekend in Crete where they visited Rogan and Jennifer Einspahr and Brad Jenny and attended the Collegiate Chorale performance on Palm Sunday. Rogan is...
Battle: Los Angeles
Starring Aaron Eckhart, Ramon Rodriguez and Cory Hardrict
Winter officially clocked out last week but Mother Nature, of course, will have the final say on when spring truly begins. Snow and icy drizzle blanketed the area Monday thru Wednesday, creating challenging driving conditions. While the cold, wet snow...
Park Clean-up Day coming up Saturday
A call has gone out for all community volunteers to report for duty at the Wauneta Park this Saturday for the annual park clean-up day.
Beginning at 9 a.m. MT community members will be on hand to clear away trash and...
Wauneta Volunteer Fireman Brian O’Neil, above at left, uses cutting equipment to carve through the frame of a Ford Escort, as part of the WVFD’s demonstration of new rescue tools. The WVFD has tested two sets of rescue tools — also known as the Ja...
By Tina Kitt
The Wauneta Breeze
Over the course of the Wauneta Volunteer Fire Department’s history two developments proved critical in moving the department forward into the top-notch organization it is today.
First, after much prompting and a ...