By Carolyn Lee
The Imperial Republican
The Chase County Courthouse is celebrating its 100th year this summer. Built of brick, asphalt and stone, the newest edition was built between 1910-12.
Previous courthouses and official structures had succumbe...
Prom is coming up this weekend for juniors and seniors at Wauneta-Palisade, and the candidates for king and queen have been announced. They are, above from left, Jenna Jutten, Landen Lawless, Bethany Riener, Drew Harris and Shelby Hamilton. Not pictured...
Susan Todd, at right, displays one of the latest creations from Susie’s Creative Stitches as daughter Sara Bardsley discusses the benefits of being able to offer screen printing services. In addition to custom embroidered items, the crew at Susie’s ...
By Josh Sumner
The Wauneta Breeze
The Wau-Pal boys and girls track teams combined to take home 13 medals at last Friday’s RPAC track meet in Arapahoe, but it was the girls who did the majority of the heavy lifting.
Strong performances by several...
The WP junior high track team took home an assortment of medals at last Thursday’s Chase County Invite. Here is a complete look at how the junior Broncs did:
Chase County Invite
7th Grade Boys
Team standings: 1. Holyoke, Colo., 100; 2. Sutherland...
High school track meet tomorrow (Friday)
It’s back to Benkelman for the Bronco track team, when they take part in the Dundy County-Stratton Twilight meet tomorrow afternoon. This will be the Broncos’ final regular season tune-up before the district m...
By Tina Kitt
The Wauneta Breeze
Achievements from the past 12 months were applauded and new honors bestowed during the Wauneta-Palisade FFA Chapter’s annual banquet held Thursday at the school Ag Shop.
A steak supper was served to members and gue...
Commoner Kate Middleton definitely gave up any privacy in her life by falling in love with Prince William. Despite the fame and having millions of people around the world taking notice of every step she takes, she has that genuine look of compassion towar...
May I express some opinions about the Social Security issue that is sweeping the nation?
I feel if the Federal government would repay what it borrowed to fund past wars, there would not be a problem. But with the present budget disaster, re...
A showdown or two might be shaping up in the Legislature.
Actually, as this column goes to press, the shows might be going down. Or have gone down. Still, we’re talking about interesting stuff.
Gov. Dave Heineman has long been viewed as having plenty ...
By Nebraska Governor
I want to highlight the work done by the Nebraska Department of Administrative Services (DAS), which plays an important role in organizing and maintaining the resources of state government. The department serves as...
The National Weather Service in Goodland, Kan., had the privilege of presenting a 25-year Length of Service Award to Patricia Hackert of Palisade on Tuesday, April 19, 2011.
There are approximately 11,000 Cooperative Weather Observers in the United State...
Palisade was recognized by the nonprofit Arbor Day Foundation as a Tree City USA community for its commitment to urban forestry.
Palisade has earned this national designation for 17 years.
The Tree City USA program is sponsored by the Arbor Day Foundati...
Over 13.5 million acres in Western Nebraska are at high risk for serious grasshopper infestations this year, based on the 2010 fall adult grasshopper surveys conducted by the Animal Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS). The number of adult grasshoppers...
10 years ago this week
May 10, 2001
The Wauneta-Palisade speech and drama teams held their first banquet on May 3, focusing over the success of the last four years. During the evening the recipients of the three top awards were announced with Clinton Ba...
The Piecemaker’s Quilt Guild of McCook will host its annual May Guest Day on Friday, May 6, 2011, beginning at 10:30 a.m. CT at Our Savior’s Lutheran Church, 312 Seminole Drive, McCook, Neb. The free event will feature quilts made by area quilters, a ...
Board believes money to do so could be better spent on hospital
By Russ PankoninThe Imperial Republican One of the biggest questions created by the formation of a hospital district in Chase County has centered on whether the county hospital must be tr...
Chase County Hospital District
The following information relates to questions pertaining to the formation of the Chase County Hospital District. These questions came from the public and were presented to the Chase County Hospital Dis...
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Tree City USA awards go to Wauneta, Palisade
The communities of Wauneta and Palisade were among the 109 communities honored with Tree City USA Awards in recognition for their work with tree resources during the Nebraska Community Forestry Conference and ...