Poster contest prize winners, from left, Maycee Wheeler, Kendra Bley, Lanee Nordhausen and Jayden Ingold
The Palisade Volunteer Fire Department held a Fire Prevention Poster Contest for fire safety week.
The posters were judged by the Wauneta-Palisade...
Pheasant hunters are being asked to report any leg bands they find on the pheasants they shoot this fall in the Southwest Focus on Pheasants area.
Jeff Lusk is the upland game program manager for the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission.
He says Game and ...
Opening day for pheasant and quail hunting season in Nebraska is Saturday, with the best hunting expected to be found in southwest Nebraska.
“In the eastern third of the state it’s going to be spotty for pheasant and quail,” said Jeff Lusk, upland ...
By Lori Pankonin
“Once Upon a Town,” by Bob Greene just opened a whole new perspective for me about the North Platte Canteen during World War II.
Wow! Wow! Wow! And might I say, WOW!
What started out as the intent to surpri...
A Capitol Commentary
By Charlie Litton
It looks evident that Trans- Canada will get its preferred route for the Keystone XL project, despite all threats to take their ball and go home.
But any such threat from TransCanada or their proponents is an ...
Marching band and the next crop of Broncos entertain football fans at half-time
Some traditions just can’t be beat, like a half-time show by a high school marching band and watching peewee athletes honing their skills under the bright lights of th...
Wauneta-Palisade junior high members of the combined Hayes Center/Wauneta-Palisade junior high football team include, front row from left, Michael Lovell, Logan Fischer, Dallas Matthews, Tyler Carl, Tyler Davis, Brody Nordhausen and Seth Straub. Back ...
By Carolyn Lee
The Imperial Republican
The USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) office in Imperial increased by two employees this past month.
Aaron Sisson began working Oct. 10, while Jackie Mullanix began working Sept. 19.
Sisson is a ...
10 years ago this week
Nov. 1, 2001
Mindi Dixon was inducted into the Nebraska Women of Today Hall of Fame Oct. 20 at the Fall Convention held in McCook. Dixon is the 38th member to receive the honor during the organization’s 16-year history.
DOLPHIN TALE in 3D
Showing nightly at 7 p.m. MT at Wauneta's
Starring Morgan Freeman, Ashley Judd, Harry Connick, Jr., Kris Kristofferson
Admission: $5 per person
Running Time: 113 minutes...
October is always a busy month for the Wauneta Volunteer Fire Department as local members promote fire safety during National Fire Prevention Month. Above, department members Bob Hamilton, far left, and Steve Noble, far right, assist youngsters as the...
By Tina Kitt
The Wauneta Breeze
October is being celebrated as “National Customer Service” month in Wauneta and the Wauneta Chamber is seeking your help in designating Wauneta’s top customer-oriented worker or business owner for the 2011 Custo...
Low bid of $98,064 submitted by Van Kirk Bros. Contracting of Sutton
By Tina Kitt
The Wauneta Breeze
Bids for the water system improvement project for east Wauneta were in line with projections, with one bid actually coming in 8 percent lower t...
Tyler Kerchal of Wauneta, above, was the big winner during Valley Bank and Trust’s Free Friday promotion last week in Wauneta. Kerchal won the drawing for a 40-inch LCD television capping the bank’s daylong open house event promoting their free chec...
Bake sale planned to assist Lasaters
Terry and Raina Lasater of Wauneta are making plans to host a bake sale this Saturday in Wauneta to help cover medical expenses incurred as Raina continues to battle a serious heart condition.
The bake sale will begi...
During November, a time to give thanks and honor Veteran’s Day, the American Red Cross invites eligible blood donors to give blood and honor those who have served the country in the Armed Forces.
Two communities in this area are hosting blood drives in...
The Nebraska State Patrol (NSP) will conduct high-visibility enforcement operations as it participates in the Commercial Motor Vehicle Safety Alliance (CVSA) “Operation Safe Driver” week.
Look for enforcement activities to be conducted statewide on h...
Wauneta-Palisade and Eustis-Farnam players smack heads on the field. The Broncs came up short in the contest with the Knights edging the Broncos 54-52 in the action-packed contest.
By Carl Williams
The Wauneta Breeze
The running game of t...
Brianna Einspahr digs up a hard-driven serve from a Wallace player earlier this season as Tailor Lee and Abbie Fanning look on. Against Dundy County-Stratton Monday night, Einspahr, a freshman, had six digs, two kills and ace block.
By Tina Kit...
The Hayes Center/Wauneta-Palisade football team travelled to Paxton last Thursday, Oct. 13, and lost by a score of 56-14. Coach Kuhlen said Paxton had a very talented team for the junior high level.
Billy Straub scored both touchdowns for HCWP. One was o...