When patients come to Chase County Community Hospital, they may see a COW or two in the rooms or moving down the halls. However, it won’t be the type of cow that most are accustomed to seeing in the pastures of the surrounding area.
Computers on Wheels...
Lisa Heusinkvelt, at left, and Trisa Tedrow are the newest members of the Southwestern Veterinary Services team. Heusinkvelt is a vet tech from Sprague, Neb., who recently graduated college from Nebraska College of Technical Agriculture in Curtis. Tedro...
By Carolyn Lee
The Imperial Republican
Vilas Smith of Champion says he’ll have to find a clean hat for the Chase County Fair parade on Aug. 20. He’s been named Grand Marshall of the parade.
When asked how his life reflects the theme of the para...
By Josh Sumner
The Wauneta Breeze
The first order of business in turning around a struggling football program differs from coach to coach. Many head coaches enter new jobs with the analyzation of opponents at the front of their mind. Others dig in b...
It was a season for the record books this summer as a staggering 40 kids came out to take part in the T-Ball season. Pictured above, at front from left, Christopher Keen, Sydnee Acton, Ryleigh McCrumb, Gabriel McCrumb, Trey McCrumb, Hoyte Holmes, James ...
Co-ed softball league action is underway Monday nights in Imperial and Wauneta
Game times in Wauneta are 7:30, 8:30 and 9:30 p.m. MT., and will run through the end of July. This year’s tournament is scheduled for Aug. 1-2.
July 4 scores
No games play...
The Chase County Hospital Foundation in cooperation with Chase County Community Hospital is sponsoring the third annual “Images of Nebraska” photo contest.
According to Randy Vlasin, executive director of the Chase County Hospital Foundation, “We h...
Adams Bank & Trust fielded the winning team at the 4th Annual Chase County Hospital Foundation Slice Fore Life Golf Benefit on Saturday, June 25 at the Enders Lake Golf Course.
The team of John and Angie Paisley and Kirk and Mary Wilson finished the ...
Deb Fischer did it.
The two-term lawmaker / rancher from Valentine joined the race for the Republican nomination to the U.S. Senate.
Several Nebraska governors – Jim Exon, Bob Kerrey, incumbents Ben Nelson and Mike Johanns – have won Senate election...
By Nebraska Governor
In two months, Nebraska will be hosting international business leaders and trade partners from several nations as they travel to our state for Nebraska’s second Reverse Trade Mission. This event presents an oppor...
My sisters and I were recently in Wauneta for a Stock family reunion on Memorial Day Weekend.
I just want to comment on the superior appearance of the Cemetery. It was just wonderful to see the grounds so well kept and clean.
A big kudos to whoever main...
Deputy Agriculture Secretary Kathleen Merrigan has announced that applications are being accepted for grants to provide economic assistance to independent producers, farmer and rancher cooperatives and agricultural producer groups through the Value-Added ...
10 years ago this week
July 12, 2001
Wheat harvest was in full swing end of last week and over the weekend amid high temperatures ranging from the 100-degree mark to an unofficial 108-degree reading. Wheat was averaging 50 bu. to the acre north of town ...
By Nola Straub
Last summer I asked for Zucchini recipes and I received some this year to share. Gardens should soon start to produce that long green vegetable that can be served with meats, made into bread or masqueraded as dessert with sweetness.
Riley Goltl of Palisade recently was selected to participate in the Nebraska Rural Electric Association (NREA) Rural Electric Washington Youth Tour.
Riley was sponsored by Southwest Public Power District to attend the seven day tour in Washington, D.C. w...
Hayes County has partnered with Southwest Nebraska Community Betterment Corporation to offer the Owner Occupied Rehabilitation program.
The program allows income eligible homeowners a financial resource to complete health and safety renovations to their ...
By Robert Tigner
SW 4 Extension Educator
Tick populations have been high in western Nebraska. It is important to identify ticks if one is found embedded in the skin and to correctly remove ticks to reduce the risk of disease transfer.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture said recently that Nebraska farmers planted 10 million acres of corn this year. That’s a 500,000-acre increase from USDA’s March estimate and 850,000 acres more than what was planted last year.
“Nebraska farmers c...
July 8—Hayes Center Hayes County Pre-Fair Entries Due UN-L Extension Office in Hayes County.
July 10—Hayes/Hitchcock Trap Contest.
July 11—Trenton SW 4 Day Camp.
July 14—Benkelman Dundy Clothing Day Community Building.
July 14—Trenton Hitchc...
“Moms & Daughters Day Out” will be the focus for the Christian Women’s Club meeting for July. The meeting will be held Saturday, July 23, at the Wallace Community Hall in Wallace. Tickets are $5.00 at the door and include all of the entertainmen...