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  • Shout Out: Speech night a great evening

    I had the pleasure of attending Speech Night at the Chateau Theatre. Hats off to the great group of kids who performed. They each had their parts down pat. I hope several get to go to state. The things you have learned in this class will be useful to y...
  • Ninety-day legislative session hits halfway point

    By Sen. Dan Hughes Nebraska State Senator   We have reached the halfway point of the 104th Legislature first session. Some of the Legislature’s standing committees have finished bill hearings for this session. Two of the committees that I am a m...
  • Hitching a ride on the Winnebago bandwagon

    By Diane Stamm The Wauneta Breeze   The first two Saturdays of March are my mom’s favorite time of year. She loves to crash on the couch and watch the Nebraska basketball state championships. Don’t call, don’t stop by, Mom is busy. Each y...
  • Registration continues for March 27 MS run

    By Carolyn Lee The Imperial Republican   The first annual 5K Race to Finish MS is coming up March 28 in Imperial. Registration forms are available at Imperial Super Foods and the Imperial City office or email Emily Vogt at jevogt2004@gmail.com or Kel...
  • Christner and Rector earn repeat berths

    Cameo Rector and Christi Christner perform together in the Duet Acting category. Their piece is called “Cinderella Revisited.” (Diane Stamm | The Wauneta Breeze)   By Diane Stamm The Wauneta Breeze   There was both celebration and heartbreak...
  • Commissioners approve bids for building, crack sealing; seek bids for ambulance

    By Diane Stamm The Wauneta Breeze   Chase County commissioners accepted bids for a new building at the fairgrounds and for crack sealing on two stretches of county highway. During their March 10 meeting, they also approved seekings bids for a new a...
  • Looking Back

    10 years ago this week March 17, 2005 The Wauneta-Palisade school board voted unanimously to proceed with moving Wauneta’s kindergarten through fourth grade students to Palisade. A resolution will be drafted and then it will go to a vote before the r...
  • Work begins on new fair building

    Koellner Construction of Imperial finished dirt preparation Tuesday for a new expo building that will be built on the fairgrounds. Koellner moved about 850 yards of dirt for the project. The new building will be 60 feet by 110 feet. (Russ Pankonin | The...
  • Work begins on new fair building

    Koellner Construction of Imperial finished dirt preparation Tuesday for a new expo building that will be built on the fairgrounds. Koellner moved about 850 yards of dirt for the project. The new building will be 60 feet by 110 feet. (Russ Pankonin | T...
  • Wauneta-Palisade, Hayes Center co-op/unification talks on hold for now

    By Sheri Hink-Wagner The Wauneta Breeze Based on School Board President Jon Anderjaska’s report Monday, it appears co-op/district unification between Wauneta-Palisade (WP) and Hayes Center Public Schools (HC) is on hold. The WP School board d...
  • Fund established to help offset costs related to BRAN 35’s start in Wauneta

    By Sheri Hink-Wagner The Wauneta Breeze   A fund has been established through the Village of Wauneta where current and past residents can send contributions to help support Bicycle Ride Across Nebraska’s (BRAN) start in Wauneta this June. Local B...
  • No testimony offered on NRD rule changes

    By Russ Pankonin The Wauneta Breeze Changes in chemigation and metering rules don’t draw the interest of farmers like allocations adjustments. The board of the Upper Republican Natural Resources District held a hearing Tuesday morning and no ...
  • FVC Wauneta to host National Ag Week events

    By Sheri Hink-Wagner The Wauneta Breeze The Frenchman Valley Coop (FVC) in Wauneta invites the public to help them celebrate National Ag Week with an open house on Thursday, March 19 at FVC Wauneta. The Open House will feature cake, cookies, cof...
  • School board approves contract for new elementary teacher

    By Sheri Hink-Wagner The Wauneta Breeze   School board members approved a contract to add a new elementary teacher next year at Monday’s regular school board meeting. Stephanie Malcom will join the WP elementary teaching staff for the 2015-2016 s...
  • SCORE camp registration underway

    Grade 5-6 students have last chance this summer to take part in SCORE   Registration for the 2015 SCORE (Science Camps Offers Rewarding Experiences) opened March 1. K-6 students attending school in Dundy, Chase and Perkins Counties was given a bro...
  • Wauneta-Palisade FFA takes top honors in Vet Tech at districts

    Cameo Rector, Nicole Strand, Lesley Towery and Ellie Lee (l to r) brought home the top four individual places and finished first as a team in the district Vet Tech competition last week in Curtis. (Courtesy Photo)   By Diane Stamm The Wauneta Breeze...
  • Lady Broncos finish 2014-15 with 20-6 record

    Sydnee Harchelroad, team captain, led Wauneta-Palisade in scoring with a 10.8 points per game average and 102 assists. Harchelroad also led the team with 68 steals. (Diane Stamm | The Wauneta Breeze)   By Diane Stamm The Wauneta Breeze While th...
  • Young Broncos go 5-17 during basketball campaign

    As a junior, Chase Rathe led Wauneta-Palisade in assists and steals and finished second in scoring. (Diane Stamm | The Wauneta Breeze)   By Diane Stamm The Wauneta Breeze   Despite the disappointment and frustration of 5-17 season, Wauneta-Palis...
  • Chamber’s bill to abolish death penalty advances

    By Sen. Dan Hughes Nebraska State Legislature   Last week, the Judiciary Committee heard a number of bills, some of which may be controversial. LB268 was introduced by Sen. Ernie Chambers of Omaha. It would change the death penalty to life imprisonm...
  • Senators, committees have to name priority bills this week

    By Russ Pankonin The Wauneta Breeze   Nebraska state senators have until today (Thursday) to name their priority bills for this year’s 90-day session. During his tele-conference call Tuesday, Sen. Dan Hughes of Venango said he’s still consideri...