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  • Halloween fun on tap in Wauneta, Palisade and Imperial this weekend

    Halloween is just days away, coming up this Saturday, Oct. 31. A number of eerily fun events are in store in Wauneta, Palisade and Imperial this weekend. • Wauneta Spook House — Beginning on Friday, Oct. 30, and continuing on Saturday, Oct. 31, the ...
  • Don’t forget to Fall Back

    Daylight Savings Time ends at 2 a.m. this Sunday, Nov. 1. Be sure to turn your clock back one hour before going to bed Saturday night. This weekend is also a good time to change the batteries in the smoke detectors at your home or business, or both....
  • Property clean-up projects draw praise of Village Board

    By Tina Kitt The Wauneta Breeze   Significant strides have been made in cleaning up neglected and aging properties around Wauneta, and more improvements are in the works.  Village Superintendent Bill Bischoff told board members he has been assist...
  • WP’s report card shows progress, weaknesses

    By Dave Vrbas The Wauneta Breeze   As is typical when standardized tests are handed out to different groups of students under varying circumstances, Wauneta-Palisade’s statewide report card for 2008-09 is a mixed bag. Despite a noticeable dip in ...
  • DNR lays out water-short options to NRD

    By Russ Pankonin The Imperial Republican Irrigators in the Upper Republican Natural Resources District (URNRD) heard first hand last week the regulation options the Department of Natural Resources (DNR) will impose in water-short years.  More tha...
  • Dave Ja Vu: Topical Halloween costumes you probably won’t see

    I’ve noticed lately that we commoners are simply extras in a made-for-TV Movie of the Week about a world gone muy loco delicioso. While it’s horrifying to watch as the fabric of our society is ripped away, revealing a festering and sinister underbell...
  • Capitol View: Teaching is THE most important profession

    Rummaging through decades of reporter’s notebooks revealed a decided consistency in the views of the late Gov. Frank Morrison. A faded scribble from 1974, when Morrison ran unsuccessfully for attorney general, also reflected his storied gift for brin...
  • Republican River dispute: Problems noted with the water model

    This is final summary of the nine problems we found with the computer simulation (the Model) that is used to determine if Nebraska is in compliance with the Compact with Kansas.    Problem No. 9 — Allocations based on stream flow The Model is su...
  • UNL spreadsheet helps plan winter supplementation

    An online spreadsheet can help livestock producers choose economical winter supplements, said a University of Nebraska–Lincoln specialist. Called the Feed Cost Cow-Q-Lator, the spreadsheet accounts not only for the cost of nutrients, but also for del...
  • Cattleman’s Days scheduled in four locations

    Extension educators have planned Cattleman’s Day and Trade Show events for Mon., Nov. 16, 2009, in North Platte at the Lincoln County Fairgrounds; Tues., Nov. 17, 2009, Ogallala, Grey Goose; Mon., Nov. 23, 2009 in McCook, Red Willow County Fairgrounds;...
  • Invest Nebraska Corporation to host $50,000 East-2-West: The Nebraska New Venture Competition on Dec. 11

    Save the date! Invest Nebraska announced today that the 2009 East-2-West: The Nebraska New Venture Competition will take place on Dec. 11 in Lincoln at the Del Ray Ballroom in Lincoln’s Haymarket. On Dec.  11, a judges’ panel comprised of business...
  • UNL, CSU workshop on limited irrigation planned

    Colorado State University and the University of Nebraska-Lincoln are jointly hosting this year’s Crop Clinic on Limited Irrigation Systems Wed., Dec. 2, 2009 and Thurs., Dec. 3, 2009 at Sterling, Colo.  The clinic’s goals are to provide education ...
  • Nebraska landowners join nation in interest in new Conservation Stewardship Program

    By Carolyn Lee The Imperial Republican The Nebraska Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) has reported an enthusiastic response to the new Conservation Stewardship Program (CSP). During the first sign up, Nebraska had more than 2,650 applicatio...
  • Broncos take Raiders in four sets

    By Dave Vrbas The Wauneta Breeze With Tuesday of this week’s home match against 18-1 Wallace marking the last regular season game for Wauneta-Palisade and sub-districts kicking off on Monday in Chappell, Bronco netters needed a win on Friday to be...
  • Junior high to finish VB season this week at home against Hayes Center

    The WP junior high volleyball team is wrapping up its season this week with a Wednesday game at home against Hayes Center. Earlier this month, the Broncos took on the Chase County tournament in Imperial, with the B team going 2-0 against Dundy County-S...
  • Pheasant season opens Saturday

    Nebraska pheasant hunters should look forward to a good season of wing shooting when the opener arrives this Saturday.Wildlife surveys in the spring and summer have indicated a statewide increase in pheasant abundance compared to 2008, according to the N...
  • Winter sports practices start on Nov. 16

    With football at WP officially over now and volleyball heading into the postseason on Monday, boys and girls basketball games and wrestling meets will soon be heating up local schedules. The state volleyball tournament will be played out for its last y...
  • Flu-battered Bronco squad falls in season closer

    By Tina Kitt The Wauneta Breeze   What a choice: Forfeit your last game of the season or play sick. That was the dilemma facing the Wauneta-Palisade football team Friday as they closed the final week of their football schedule. Earlier in the wee...
  • Sharing with Wauneta: Sharing creates memories...

    By Nola Straub of Wauneta I love it when I go out to eat at Palisade’s Pioneer Cafe and the cook has a recipe to share with all of you. Friday night’s cook Teri Barnard shared her Chocolate Cake recipe with me. I am always glad to see Teri in the ...
  • Banner year for USDA Rural Housing loan programs

    USDA Rural Development provided nearly $104 million in Fiscal Year 2009 to assist more than 1,200 rural Nebraska households to achieve homeownership under the Direct and Guaranteed homeownership loan programs.  USDA Rural Development Guaranteed and Di...