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  • CAPITOL VIEW: Gov. Heineman, Legislature nearing political power battle

    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 ...
  • DEAR FELLOW NEBRASKANS: Get to know the Nebraska Department of Administrative Services

    By Nebraska Governor Dave Heineman   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...
  • Patricia Hackert recognized for 25 years as weather observer

    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...
  • Arbor Day Foundation names Palisade Tree City USA® Community

    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...
  • Possible grasshopper problems in West Central Nebraska

    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...
  • LookingBack

    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...
  • Beryl Knotwell, Barb Hinrichs to present “Mom and Me” quilt show in McCook

    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 ...
  • Hospital district board learns transfer of hospital not required

    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...
  • Legal Response on Chase County Hospital District

    Chase County Hospital District Information Sheet 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...
  • SHOWING AT THE CHATEAU THEATRE: April 29, 30 and May 1

    'Hop' Starring Russell Brand and James Marsden Rated PG 95 Minutes Sponsored by Walgren's ...
  • Local News Briefs

    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 ...
  • Kids collect eggs despite cloudy, cool conditions

    Ashton Wheeler, left, and Collin Bley, scour Heritage of Wauneta’s lawn for the candy-containing capsules. This year the MOPS organization teamed up with the Wauneta Chamber to host the town’s annual Easter activity, taking over for the Wauneta ...
  • McCook man indicted in Palisade robbery

    By Tina Kitt The Wauneta Breeze   A 36-year-old McCook man arrested in connection with last week’s armed robbery of the Pioneer Community Federal Credit Union in Palisade has been indicted. U.S. Attorney Deborah R. Gilg announced last week that ...
  • Hospital District Board learns transfer of hospital not required

    Board believes money to do so could be better spent on the hospital By Russ Pankonin The 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...
  • Fight against cancer continues for Wauneta’s Mindi Goings

      By Josh Sumner The Wauneta Breeze   Mindi Goings has been a fighter her entire life. The toughness she’s shown in what’s been nearly a six-year fight with cancer makes her recognizable as one of the strongest women in Wauneta. But you mi...
  • Heritage of Wauneta’s Gnome Trotter crew generates $1,000 for Chateau Theatre

    In a year of travels to yards throughout Wauneta and Palisade, Big Mo — Heritage of Wauneta’s Roaming Gnome — helped spur $1,000 in contributions to Wauneta’s Chateau Theatre. Members of the Gnome Trotter crew on hand for check presentation, were ...
  • Senators debate road bill for eight hours

    Telephone conference report to Palisade, Grant on Tuesday, April 26 By Jan Rahn The Grant Triibune Sentinel   With some bills finished, some advanced, and some sitting and spinning, the 102nd Legislature continues to wind its way toward the end of...
  • Zoning variance okayed for former B&D property

    By Tina Kitt The Wauneta Breeze   Noting that standard property line setbacks for new construction would prohibit further development on some irregular shaped lots in Wauneta — especially those zoned for heavy industrial or general commercial use...
  • Southwest Nebraska Community Betterment Corporation opens doors to economic opportunity

    By Jan Rahn The Grant Tribune & Sentinel   The public is probably unaware of the many tasks and responsibilities that are undertaken by the administrator of Southwest Nebraska Community Betterment Corporation. Here is a summary of the duties p...
  • Dennis Hansen replaces Ann Burge as new administrator of SWNCBC

    By Jan Rahn The Grant Tribune & Sentinel   Nearly nine years ago to the day, a change took place at Southwest Nebraska Community Betterment Corporation (SWNCBC) when Ann Burge became the program officer and later the administrator. Now there...