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  • Go after whatever makes you happy

    By Lori Pankonin A few years back, I was at an awards ceremony where reporters were honored for stories that made an impact. One of the recipients started his acceptance response referring to a study that showed saying thank you creates happiness. After...
  • WP FFA qualifies more for state convention

    By Diane Stamm The Wauneta Breeze Two more Wauneta-Palisade FFA teams qualified to compete at the Nebraska State FFA Convention at the March 1 Career Development Event in Curtis.   The Nursery and Landscape team of Greg Gaston, Colby Cox, Ellie ...
  • WP falls to Giltner in district championship game

    Chase Rathe beats his defender during the second half of Wauneta-Palisade’s district championship game against Giltner. (Diane Stamm | Johnson Publications)     By Diane Stamm The Wauneta Breeze The Wauneta-Palisade boys’ basketball...
  • First-round loss doesn't spoil Broncos' successful season

    Cameo Rector, Ellie Lee (22) and Reagan Skow (23) pressure the ball handler. (Diane Stamm | Johnson Publications)   By Diane Stamm The Wauneta Breeze For the second time in three years, the Wauneta-Palisade girls’ basketball team advanced to...
  • Looking Back

    10 years ago this week March 9, 2006 Piping hot cinnamon rolls and breakfast sandwiches in the morning with made-to-order pizza, sub sandwiches, hot wings and a variety of breadsticks available the rest of the day have made Crossroads a dining hot spot...
  • Hicks places fourth in state swim exhibition

    Austin Hicks placed fourth in the 50-yard freestyle exhibition race held during the 2016 Nebraska State High School Swimming and Diving Championships. Here, Hicks poses for a picture with his gold medal. (Courtesy Photo)   By Sheri Hink-Wagner The W...
  • Hicks places fourth in state swim exhibition

    Austin Hicks placed fourth in the 50-yard freestyle exhibition race held during the 2016 Nebraska State High School Swimming and Diving Championships. Here, Hicks poses for a picture with his gold medal. (Courtesy Photo)   By Sheri Hink-Wagner The...
  • Three file for County Commissioner District No. 1 seat

    By Sheri Hink-Wagner The Wauneta Breeze   Four more candidates filed for local races the past week as the final filing deadline for the 2016 election arrived. Joe Johnston, Rep., filed for the Chase County Commissioner District No. 1 seat on Frid...
  • Perkins County Sheriff’s Office takes part in one of largest drug busts in Nebraska history

    By Russ Pankonin The Wauneta Breeze Members of the Perkins County Sheriff’s office arrested Roxanne Reynolds, 42, of Venango on federal drug charges early Tuesday morning, Feb. 23. The arrest came as part of a coordinated two-state sweep in Neb...
  • Commissioners look to simplify land valuations

    By Diane Stamm The Wauneta Breeze Chase County Assessor Dottie Bartels was on hand at the Feb. 23 Chase County Commissioners meeting to discuss land valuations. As water usage and land designations continue to challenge Chase County officials, com...
  • RPAC Art Show winners on display at school

    This week has been Wauneta-Palisade Schools’ turn to host art work from this year’s RPAC Art Show. Dharma Blake-Cole’s “Owl” charcoal piece was finished as WP’s Best in Show at the event. “Time” by Miranda Behrends (above, left) re...
  • Village holds special meeting, expands current water project

    By Sheri Hink-Wagner The Wauneta Breeze   Village board members approved expansion of the water system improvement project at a special meeting Monday. BSB Construction is currently in town completing part B of the water system improvement projects...
  • URNRD planning Republican Basin water conference

    By Russ Pankonin The Imperial Republican The Upper Republican Natural Resources District (URNRD) will address a wide range of water-related issues during their first ever “State of the Republican Basin” water conference Friday, March 25 in Imper...
  • Hospital Foundation preparing for Gala

    “Clean and funny—what more could we ask for?” said one of David Ferrell’s recent clients. (Courtesy Photo)   By Carolyn Lee The Imperial Republican   There were still a few seats open Monday for the Chase County Community Hospital Founda...
  • Wauneta-Palisade Ag Business Management students visiting Wauneta businesses

    By Diane Stamm The Wauneta Breeze Students at Wauneta-Palisade High School have had an opportunity to visit Wauneta area ag-related businesses through the school’s Agricultural Business Management class. Available for grades 9-12, teacher Teresa...
  • For third time in four years, Lady Broncos heading back to Lincoln

    Team members (front row, l to r) Lanee Nordhausen, Reagan Skow, Faith Simspon, Destiny Beacham, Natalie Ramirez, (back row, l to r) Kenna Blackman, Colby Cox, Cameo Rector, Ellie Lee, Tryssta Duvel, Jayden Ingold, Monique Gooden, Dakota Ingold and Aleja...
  • Broncos’ season ends with loss in district championship game

    Chase Rathe drives in for a layup in the Broncos subdistrict win over Hitchcock County. (Diane Stamm | Johnson Publications)   By Diane Stamm The Wauneta Breeze   The Wauneta-Palisade Broncos advanced to Tuesday’s district championship games w...
  • Looking Back

    10 years ago this week March 2, 2006 A decade has passed since Looney Tunes Kids’ Club in Wauneta began encouraging area youngsters to start saving their money. Kids who were club members that first year are now graduating from college and a new cr...
  • Souvenirs

    The Wauneta-Palisade girls’ basketball team picked up some new hardware Friday night following a 32-30 win over Wilcox-Hildreth in the D2-4 District Championship game. WP will take on Falls City Sacred Heart Thursday morning in the state tournament. ...
  • Souvenirs

    The Wauneta-Palisade girls’ basketball team picked up some new hardware Friday night following a 32-30 win over Wilcox-Hildreth in the D2-4 District Championship game. WP will take on Falls City Sacred Heart Thursday morning in the state tournamen...