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  • Broncos cruise by Cambridge, 63-33

    By Josh Sumner The Wauneta Breeze   The Wauneta-Palisade varsity boys overcame a bumpy start to easily defeat Cambridge by 30 points during last Friday’s home basketball game at the Palisade gymnasium. After persevering through a tough shooting nig...
  • Illness hampers HC/WP wrestling squad during NP St. Pat’s duals

    By Tina Kitt The Wauneta Breeze   It was another stellar week for Hitchcock County/Wauneta-Palisade wrestler Keagan Haarberg. The WP junior emerged from North Platte St. Pat’s wrestling duals on Friday with an undefeated record, grappling for two pi...
  • Nail-biting loss drops Lady Broncs to 0-3 start

    By Josh Sumner The Wauneta Breeze   Another fourth quarter lead slipped away for the Wauneta-Palisade girls basketball team last Friday, as Cambridge slid past the Broncs 43-42 and escaped the friendly confines of the Palisade gym with a win. The con...
  • Sports Lineup

    Thursday, Dec. 16 Junior high basketball The first home games of the year for junior high boys and girls basketball teams tip-off today (Thursday) against Dundy County-Stratton at 1 p.m. MT/2 p.m. CT. These games will be held in Palisade.   Friday, De...
  • WP choir singers perfect their pitch

    Singers in the Wauneta-Palisade high school choir wowed concert-goers at this year’s WP Winter Concert in Palisade. Members of the women’s choir shown above include, at front from left, Raven Walters, Alondra Almanza, Emma Skelton and Tayler Nordhau...
  • Open house for DSK Irrigation

    By Carolyn Lee The Imperial Republican   After six months in operation, DSK Irrigation is celebrating with an open house Dec. 21. Owner Dan Kunnemann said the public is invited to drop in between 7:30 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. for refreshments and prize d...
  • ANOTHER PERSPECTIVE: What is a perfect life anyway?

    Picture perfect. Isn’t it a grand thought to have everything go perfectly in life, especially during the holidays! That perfect Christmas tree sparkles. Perfect decorations adorn the whole house with lights aglow on the rooftop and delightful lawn orna...
  • LET ME PUT IT THIS WAY: Good causes can make for great gifts

    By Tina Kitt The Wauneta Breeze   Supporters of the Wauneta Senior Center have launched an ambitious initiative. Over the course of the next 60 days they are determined to raise $5,000, which will be generously matched by BWTelcom via their matching ...
  • CAPITOL VIEW: Payroll taxes are not a matter of simple economics, they’re politics

    The law of unintended consequences seldom applies to Congress. When the politicians on the Potomac pass a law that later has a great big downstream effect, you can bet someone who was upstream planned it. U.S. Sen. Mike Johanns acknowledged as much rece...
  • Road safety progress seen in Nebraska

    Guest Column By Nebraska Governor Dave Heineman   Dear Fellow Nebraskans: I want to focus this week on road safety. Regardless of whether it is the daily commute to and from work or school, or a special trip to visit friends and relatives, the mes...
  • Don’t rush to reply: text-message smishing scams

    Guest Column By Nebraska Attorney General Jon Bruning   Text-messaging is often the quickest and easiest way to send information. In a matter of seconds, you can receive and reply back to text-messages from friends, family and co-workers. However, yo...
  • Holiday Safety Tips

    Before crawling up on the roof to string the Christmas lights, you need to know that every year, hospital emergency rooms treat about 12,500 people for injuries, such as falls, cuts and shocks, related to holiday lights, decorations and Christmas trees, a...
  • Looking Back

    10 years ago this week Dec. 14, 2000 Palisade Elevator to venture into the fertilizer business. According to Cathy Humphrey, head manager of the Wright-Lorenz branch in Palisade, the plant should be open before farmers begin fertilizing fields in the sp...
  • Sharing with Wauneta: Thanks! Thankful! Thankfulness!

    By Nola Straub First, I would like to thank you all for reading this little column. Second, it is great if you mention it and I know you have looked at it or used the recipes. Next I am thankful when you tell me you have tried and liked the recipes. Than...
  • SHOWING AT THE CHATEAU THEATRE: Dec. 10, 11 and 12

    Showing at the Chateau Theatre Dec. 3, 4 and 5 'Morning Glory'   Starring Rachel McAdams, Diane Keaton and Harrison Ford Rated PG-13 Running time: 107 minutes This week’s movie is sponsored by Morgan Mud/David Lines ...
  • Sports fans pack the house in Palisade

    Drew Harris shoots a free throw for the Broncos in front of a standing-room-only crowd at Palisade. Hoops fans watched the Bronco boys take down Brady, 65-44, in their first game of the season, while the Bronco girls were edged by the Eagles. (Josh...
  • Local News Briefs

    Heritage of Wauneta Lighting Contest is back It’s time to get the outside of your house decked out for the holidays if you want to be included for judging in the Heritage of Wauneta Holiday Lighting Contest. On Monday, Dec. 20, several Heritage of Wau...
  • WWII veterans bring military know-how home to W.V.F.D.

    By Tina Kitt The Wauneta Breeze   Wauneta’s local fire department, like others all across the country, found itself short on manpower during World War II. By the war’s end, they would find limited relief numbers-wise, but gained a wealth of exp...
  • Fair Board declines to pursue new building

    By Russ Pankonin The Imperial Republican   Members of the Chase County fairboard voted unanimously to table building a new fair office and meeting facility. During a special meeting Tuesday, Nov. 30, board members discussed the pros and cons of build...
  • Chase County Commissioners say no to lodging tax increase, new fund

    By Carolyn Lee The Imperial Republican   After a public hearing Nov. 23, Chase County Commissioners voted 2-1 against the creation of a County Visitors Improvement Fund and the 2 percent tax to support it. The Chase County Tourism Committee had reque...