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  • Wau-Pal varsity volleyball team set to open season at home

    By Carl Williams The Wauneta Breeze   With the hardwoods ready and time to break out the knee pads, Bronco volleyball is here with Coach Michelle Harchelroad starting her fifth season with new assistant coach Janessa Wood. Opening last year with St. ...
  • WP jayvee volleyballers sweep Cheylin

      Tailor Lee, No. 8, drills a kill against Cheylin as team mates, from left, Cassidy Rathe, Emma Skelton, Sydnee Harchelroad and Abbie Fanning stand ready to pick up a block in jayvee, season opening, volleyball action. The Broncs swept the Cougars ...
  • WP SPORTS LINE-UP

    Thursday, Sept. 8 High School VOLLEYBALL Bronco netters will host St. Francis in Wauneta in the season opener for the Bronco varsity beginning at 4 p.m. MT/5 p.m. CT.   Friday, Sept. 9 High School FOOTBALL WP gridders will host Potter-Dix in Wa...
  • SPORTS SHORTS

    Cody Fanning led the Doane Tiger football team in tackles with eight in their season opening win, 31-14, over Briar Cliff University on Saturday afternoon in Sioux City, Iowa. Fanning, a Wauneta-Palisade graduate and Bronco football standout, was credite...
  • Annual Watermelon Feed Brings Out The Smiles

      BWTelcom’s Randall Raile and Gary McKain, at right, cut into juicy watermelons at the Wauneta Attendance Center as youngsters wait with anticipation. BWTelcom’s watermelon feed is an annual event at both Wauneta and Palisade as well as at the Du...
  • Heritage of Wauneta is still going strong, offering top-quality care

    Vetter Health Services announced in July of this year that they will be closing the Wauneta nursing home on June 30, 2012. They will continue “business as usual” until June 30, 2012, as long as we have sufficient staff to care for our residents, and ...
  • Working to get rural America back to work

    By President Barack Obama   Earlier this month, I had the opportunity to get out of Washington, DC and travel to small towns and farm towns in the heartland of the country. I sat down with small business owners, farmers and ranchers in Iowa; I had lun...
  • Nebraska Legislature has authority to dictate route of tar sands pipeline

    Capitol View By Ed Howard   Gov. Dave Heineman decided to flat out oppose the route proposed for the TransCanada XL Pipeline. Some people wondered: “What’s that about?” Others said: “It’s about time!” Heineman said what other critics ha...
  • Looking Back

    10 years ago this week Sept. 6, 2001 With $2,400 needed a Labor Day fundraiser for the Palisade Veterans’ Memorial brought in more than $3,000 to match an anonymous donation of $5,000 whose donor remained anonymous until the money was raised. Richard ...
  • Looking Back

    10 years ago this week Sept. 13, 2001 Several people with ties to Wauneta and Chase County including Jade Shopp, Kirk Yost, Clinton Barger and Sandra Maddux Conklin witnessed and/or were affected by the New York and Washington D.C. disasters on Tuesday,...
  • Sharing with Wauneta: August Days of Summer . . .

    By Nola Straub August Days of Summer or some call them dog days of summer!! This family has three wedding anniversaries and one birthday in August: H. David and Lori’s anniversary on the 7th, Harry David Jr. was born Aug. 10 of ’63, Harry and Nola...
  • Wauneta, Imperial, Palisade emergency responders answer the call for help at Dundy County train derailment

    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...
  • Palisade to get new fire hall with help of $333,000 loan

    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...
  • 2011 Bronco High School Football Schedule

    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...
  • 2011 Bronco High School Volleyball Schedule

    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,...
  • 2011 Bronco Junior High Volleyball and Football Schedule

    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. Oc...
  • Bronco football team ready for gridiron action

    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 ...
  • Young, talented WP volleyball team to take to the court

    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 win Couple Scramble at Enders Golf Course

    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...
  • Chase Co Hospital’s ALL Cancer Walk planned in Wauneta on Saturday, Oct. 1

    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...