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  • Storage space filling up

    Even with a new 500,000-plus bushel bin available for grain storage in Wauneta this fall, available space is getting maxed out as farmers scramble to get this year's crops out of the field....
  • Hospital petition signatures being verified by Chase County Clerk

    By Carolyn Lee The Imperial Republican   Petitions calling for the dissolution of the Chase County Hospital District were turned in to that board last Wednesday. The board requested that the signatures be verified as registered voters by the Chase Cou...
  • THIS WEEK'S BRIEFS: Nov. 18 Chili Cook-Off; Vets Day Program; Chase County Hospital's Harvest for Health

    2nd Annual Chili-Cook-off coming up Nov. 18 The Wauneta Chamber is gearing up for their second annual chili-cook-off to launch the start of the holiday season in Wauneta. The event will be held at the Wauneta American Legion Hall on Friday, Nov. 18, fro...
  • Bronco netters gain valuable experience during 7-17 season

      By Carl Williams The Wauneta Breeze   The Wauneta-Palisade Bronco volleyball team’s 2010 and 2011 seasons were practically carbon copies with the primary difference being 2010 was senior laden vs. 2011’s group of young underclassmen. Last y...
  • Popular firearm deer season opens Saturday

    By Jan Schultz The Imperial Republican   According to Game & Parks Commission forecasts, the 2011 firearm deer season should set a record for antlerless whitetail harvest. The popular season, especially in this area’s Frenchman Unit, opens Satu...
  • True character evident among this year’s Wauneta-Palisade football players

    A Community Shout-Out I would like to personally recognize the courage and determination of the 2011 WP football team. Those boys may have felt the season was a failure by not winning a game, however I would like to impart some of my observations. Ne...
  • Knotwell’s morally-charged analysis of Keystone XL pipeline insightful

    As Dr. James Knotwell points out in his letter to the editor (“Tragedy of Keystone XL pipeline debacle is the loss of local sovereignty” Wauneta Breeze, Nov. 4, 2011) the Keystone XL project is a perfect example of corporate sovereignty trumping the n...
  • A Veterans Day Reflection: What is seen and what is not seen

    By Dr. Mark W. Hendrickson Grove City College   In economics, the first lesson I teach my pupils is the lesson of things that are seen and things that are not seen. Actions have some effects that are readily apparent and others are overlooked or not p...
  • Hewing to popular opinion doesn’t guarantee a wise decision

    A Capitol Commentary By Mary Kay Quinlan   Elected officials these days devote considerable energy and expense to staying in touch with their constituents, at least in part to determine which way the political winds are blowing on the issues of the da...
  • Looking Back

    10 years ago this week Nov. 15, 2001 Hilda Roschewski observed her 90th year, recalling early years of the Fortkamp family, working side by side with husband Bill to build a farm and raise a family. They celebrated their 50th anniversary in 1982. Joel ...
  • UNL’s Farm Beginnings® Program set to begin on December 10 in Syracuse

    The University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension will begin its fourth Farm Beginnings® Program at the First National Bank (basement meeting room) in Syracuse on December 10th. As part of a USDA Farmer and Rancher Grant, the University of Nebraska-Lincoln E...
  • Annual West Central Cattleman’s Series starts again

    The annual West Central Cattleman’s series will begin November 21. The first session will be at Ogallala Ne Nov 21 at the Quality Inn. This meeting will start at 5 pm MT. Two new locations have been added for the 2011-2012 season, Hayes Center and Goodl...
  • Shopping spree at Wallace Christian Women’s Club meeting

    Shopping!! A favorite pastime of women everywhere! Join area women—mothers, daughters, neighbors, friends—at the Wallace Community Hall for a “Let’s Shop” shopping spree!! Christian Women’s Club will be holding a silent auction at their meet...
  • Celebrates First Birthday

    Ilsa Ginny Schlosser, daughter of Beth and Kyle Schlosser, of Rochester, Minn., celebrated her first birthday on Saturday, Sept. 24 at the home of her grandparents, Kathy and Dave Kerchal. Other guests besides her parents and grandparents were Great Gran...
  • SHOWING AT THE CHATEAU THEATRE: Nov. 4, 5, 6 - REAL STEEL

        REAL STEEL  Showing this weekend at Wauneta's Chateau Theatre Friday, Saturday, Sunday Nov. 4, 5 & 6   Starring Hugh Jackson, Dakota Goyo and Kevin Durand   Show Time at 7 p.m. MT Rated: PG-13 Admission: $5 per person Running time...
  • Halloween fun on Parade at WP

    Halloween merriment at the Palisade Attendance Center wasn’t confined to the building. Instead, the annual Halloween Parade there includes a winding trek of witches, ghosts and superheroes downtown where community members greet the youngsters with bow...
  • Postal Service seeking major changes

    By Russ Pankonin The Imperial Republican During a postal meeting in Champion, Gothenburg postmaster Kevin Allard said the United States Postal Service is proposing many changes. The need for the changes come to stem billions of dollars of losses the la...
  • THIS WEEK'S BRIEFS: Time changing; Chase County OOR; Palisade blood drive

    Be sure to set your clock back Saturday It’s time to “Fall Back” as daylight saving time ends this weekend. The clock will officially turn back one hour at 2 a.m. Sunday morning. For most of us that means resetting the clocks at home before going t...
  • Comments now under review on Enders post office closing

    By Jan Schultz The Imperial Republican   U.S. Postal Service (USPS) officials are now in the comment review process on whether or not to close the Enders Post Office. A similar meeting like the one at Champion last week was held in Enders July 13, wh...
  • Lady Broncos end season at subdistricts

    WP volleyball team closes season with 7-17 record after falling to Hayes Center in subdistrict opener   By Carl Williams The Wauneta Breeze   Monday night the Wauneta-Palisade volleyball team travelled to Grant to start dubdistrict D2-10 play aga...