Members of the Wauneta EMS squad work with other EMTs from across southwest Nebraska to assist passengers and crew members injured when an Amtrak train derailed in a rural area of Dundy County approximately 4 miles west of Benkelman.
21 injured whe...
Property to the south of Palisade’s Fire and Rescue Hall has been purchased and is the planned site of a new fire hall. Members of the Palisade Rural Fire District secured a $333,000 USDA Rural Development loan to finance the project, with June 2012 p...
Members of the 2011 Wauneta-Palisade Bronco football team include, front row from left, Coaches Aide Jacob Maris, Tyler Knotts, Hayden Pollmann, Wes Andersjaska and Lorenzo Cavanaugh. Second row, Dakota Washum, William Dubry, Cody Hicks, Donald Hunt, Lo...
Members of the 2011 Wauneta-Palisade Bronco volleyball team include, front row from left, Emma Skelton, Jonee Maris, Sheyla Christner and Tayler Nordhausen. Second row, Tailor Lee, Brooklyn Nordhausen, Abbie Fanning and Cassidy Rathe. At back from left,...
Sept. 12 VB AT HOME (WAUNETA)
with Maywood 1:00/2:00 p.m.
Sept. 15 VB Tri. at Wallace 2:00/3:00 p.m.
Sept. 15 FB at Wallace 3:30/4:30 p.m.
Sept. 19 Volleyball at DCS 2:00/3:00 p.m.
Oct. 3 VB AT HOME (WAUNETA)
wth Med. Valley 1:00/2:00 p.m.
Returning letterwinners from last year’s Wauneta-Palisade football season include, at front from left, Wes Anderjaska and Logan Bischoff. At back from left, Keagan Haarberg, Bo Fanning, Donald Hunt and Hayden Pollmann. The Broncs play host to Cheylin ...
Returning letterwinners for the Wauneta-Palisade Bronco volleyball team include, from left, sophomore Tailor Lee, and seniors Jonee Maris and Sheyla Christner. The Bronco jayvees will host Cheylin tonight (Thursday) while the Bronco varsity hosts St. Fr...
Rick and Cindy Einspahr carded a 64 to take top honors at the Couple Scramble held at the Enders Lake Golf Course Saturday, Aug, 27 with 38 teams at play. Two couples, John and Angie Paisley and Troy Space and Traci Spicer, tied for second with 66. In fou...
By Tina Kitt
The Wauneta Breeze
Calling all walkers as well as those affected by cancer. This year’s Chase County Hospital ALL Cancer Walk will be held in Wauneta on Oct. 1.
The annual fundraising event benefits Chase County and area patients wh...
Area businesses will be closed for Labor Day
The Wauneta Breeze will join other area businesses in closing Monday, Sept. 5, in observance of Labor Day.
Deadlines for submitting news and advertising items advances to noon Friday due to Monday’s plann...
By Daryll Ray
Have you heard that the Obama administration is considering treating spills from milk tankers in the same way that spills from gasoline tankers are treated?
We have heard that as well, only it turns out that it is not ...
By Ed Howard
Opponents of U.S. Sen. Ben Nelson are making an issue of his keeping a comparatively low profile while Congress is taking a break.
Translation: Republicans wish the Democratic lawmaker would make more public appearances, i...
Months of hard work and preparation undertaken by 4-H youngsters were on full display last week during the Chase County Fair in Imperial. Above, Colby Hoskovec, 7, of rural Wauneta gets his official participant number pinned to his shirt by his mom, J...
Harry Potter & the Deathly Hallows II
Showing a 7 p.m. Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Months of hard work and preparation undertaken by 4-H youngsters were on full display last week during the Chase County Fair in Imperial. Above, Colby Hoskovec, 7, of rural Wauneta gets his official participant number pinned to his shirt by his mom, Jul...
Kaden Dorn, son of Chad and Trish Dorn of rural Wauneta, participating in the open class lamb show last Wednesday in Imperial.
By Russ Pankonin
The Imperial Republican
Glowing reviews and compliments keep coming the fair board’s way aft...
The dog days of summer are waning which means back-to-school time across Nebraska. Classes at Wauneta-Palisade Schools began on Tuesday, just in time for a return of triple-digit heat, of course. Above, Trey McCrumb leads the pack as he celebrates his f...
William Polly of Virginia, visiting his grandparents, won the Got Talent Contest with his cup stacking. It’s been a busy few months for young William who put in a stacking appearance on the Jay Leno Show earlier this summer.
By Carolyn Lee
MCC computer class to be held in Palisade
A user- friendly computer class for beginners is set for three Thursdays in September in Palisade.
The classes will focus on the basic understanding of computers and computer language in joining the technology o...
Dennis Cavanaugh of Wauneta took first place in the 10-year-old boys division. He was among the more than 100 youngsters who put their pedal power to the test during the Pedal Pull Contest at the Chase County Fair in Imperial last week.
By Tina Kit...