By Tina Kitt
The Wauneta Breeze
McCook’s Buffalo Commons Storytelling Festival took a westward tilt this year, teaming up with the Chase County Historical Society for a walk back in time along a couple of stretches of the historic Texas Trail.
By Tina Kitt
The Wauneta Breeze
If you have ever wanted to see the creative process unfold at Susie’s Creative Stitches, located on North Arapahoe Street in Wauneta, you will have a chance to do just that this Friday and Saturday when Galen and Su...
NRD board hears report on water balance
By Russ Pankonin
The Imperial Republican
Around 1,045 acres in areas of high stream flow depletion will be permanently retired in the Upper Republican Natural Resources District (URNRD).
A majority of the ac...
It was another year of fun in the sun at last Saturday’s Palisade Pioneer Days Annual Sand Volleyball Tournament. Above, Dawnica Adams, of team Four Play, prepares to serve the ball. Below, Owen Madden goes hard to the net while teammate Tyler Riener ...
The Chase County Hospital Foundation is in the final stages of preparation for the fourth annual Slice Fore Life Golf Benefit to be held on June 25 at the Enders Lake Golf Course.
Proceeds generated by this annual event go to support programs at Chase Co...
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 (excluding July 4). This year’s tournament is scheduled for Aug. 1-2.
June 14 s...
Ryan and Brooke Price of Otis, Colo., carded a 67 for the day to win the Couples Scramble sponsored by the Imperial Eastern Star. Two strokes back at 69 in second place were Jim and Marcia Chism of Imperial. Alan Carman and Lori Sis, also of Imperial, tea...
Honor Roll (3.50-3.99)
7th Grade: Paul Behrends, Cheyenne Cavanaugh, Ellie Lee, Cameo Rector. 8th Grade: Leiauna Alberts, Christi Christner, Brianna Einspahr, Sydnee Harchelroad, Hannah Nordhausen, Nicole Strand. Freshman Class: Brooklyn Nor...
Management at Chase County Community Hospital was informed last week they will be receiving a grant from the Leona M. and Harry B. Helmsley Charitable Trust in the amount $463,179 to establish an electronic pharmacy system titled “ePharmacy.”
He likes burnt toast. I like mine warm and a little undone. It matches both of our covers. Burnt toast has a distinct smell, an upfront this-is-me kind of scent. A kind of crispness you find yourself loving. And there’s no changing burnt toast.
What role might the proposed Keystone XL pipeline play in Nebraska’s 2012 elections?
The proposed pipeline, which would move sand tar coal across a portion of the Sand Hills and the Ogallala Aquifer, is catching almost enough hellfire and brimstone to ...
By Nebraska Governor
I want to share an update on the flood situation that is threatening many communities across our state. Communities along the Missouri River, from Niobrara, to South Sioux City, Blair, Fort Calhoun, Omaha, Bellevue...
The Nebraska Corn Board today praised the efforts of Nebraska Senators Mike Johanns and Ben Nelson for their support and co-sponsorship of the Ethanol Reform and Deficit Reduction Act introduced by Senators John Thune of South Dakota and Amy Klobuchar of ...
10 years ago this week
June 21, 2001
First-time superintendent Charles Isom of Pleasanton was hired as Wauneta-Palisade’s new superintendent and K-6 principal.
Chase Nichols will be one of 30 steer wrestling participants to compete in the Nebraska Hi...
By Kimberly Cook
Do YOU want a chance to be creative? Do YOU like taking pictures or drawing? Then Visual Arts Camp is your chance to shine. This camp will be held June 27 - 30 from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm in Champion at the Community Cent...
On Sunday, Jeannine Cox will display her mother’s (Mabel Bernard’s) vast creation of cut and decorated goose eggs.
She learned this art from her cousin, Thelma Schamp, and decorated the eggs for more than 15 years. Using thousands of goose, ostrich a...
Doane College has announced students named to the Dean’s List for Spring 2011. Students must achieve a minimum 3.7 grade point average on a 4.0 scale to qualify for this academic distinction. Named to the Dean’s List were Bl...
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For more information on any of these events contact your local Extension Office.
June 16—Benkelman Dundy County Extension Board Dundy County Courthouse 7 p.m. MT.
June 17—Hayes Center Hayes County Extension Board Hayes Co...
Livestock producers that aren’t able to access pastureland due to flooding can use CRP for grazing, according to Dan Steinkruger, State Executive Director of the USDA’s Farm Service Agency.
“Because of the unprecedented flooding we’re seeing acro...
Due to flood and excessive moisture throughout the state, Nebraska Farm Service Agency (FSA) is extending the deadline for reporting prevented planting to coincide with the final crop reporting deadline of July 15th for the 2011 crop year.