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  • WP’s young speech team learning the ropes

    The Wauneta-Palisade speech team continues to have a busy February. The team travelled to Sutherland Feb. 7. Senior Christi Christner was the only Broncos to make the finals. Christner performed the Serious Prose piece “Crazy.” Sponsor Liz Noler ...
  • Cheerleaders take part in State Championships

    Wauneta-Palisade cheerleaders Kenna Blackman, Emily Day, Christi Christner and Faith Simpson participated in the Nebraska State Cheer and Dance Championships last weekend. The group finished sixth, and less than a half of a point out of fifth, in Class ...
  • High school students discover health careers at McCook Community Hospital

    Brody Nordhausen and Cameo Rector learn the fine art of suturing from Rhonda Gourley, Curtis Medical Center nurse and her husband, Terry Gourley, physician assistant, not pictured. (Courtesy Photo)   From suturing to drawing blood to gowning up for ...
  • Shopping for healthcare isn’t like buying computers

    Editor’s Note: The Rural Health News Service is funded by a grant from The Commonwealth Fund and distributed through the Nebraska Press Association Foundation, the Colorado Press Association, the South Dakota Newspaper Association and the Hoosier (I...
  • Hunter safety, building code and legislative terms

    By Dan Hughes Nebraska State Senator   This past week in the Natural Resources Committee, we heard LB 394, it was introduced by Senator Schliz.  It would prohibit someone from attempting to intimidate another person who is legally authorized to hunt...
  • Proposed bills would impact rural schools in Nebraska

    By Erika Stewart-Finkenstaedt Nebraska News Service   Sen. Al Davis is concerned about rural Nebraska. The state senator from Hyannis introduced two bills in front of the Legislature’s Education Committee Tuesday, Feb. 17, that would have a direc...
  • Go all out! Salute to FFA

    By Ron Rosati Dean, Nebraska College of Technical Agriculture   This is National FFA Week!  Congratulations to all FFA members, their families, alumni, and sponsors. “Each year, FFA chapters around the country celebrate National FFA Week. The we...
  • Looking Back

    10 years ago this week February 24, 2005 Wauneta-Palisade school district released its annual report. The district is comprised of parts of four counties, Hitchcock, Dundy, Chase and Hayes, a total of 453.10 square miles and about 1,200 people. There a...
  • Week-long festivities for National FFA Week

    Wauneta-Palisade High School has been busy with activities celebrating National FFA Week, February 22-28. Tuesday morning, from left, Cameo Rector and Ellie Lee delivered cupcakes to fifth and sixth grade teacher Randee Barger as part of the week-long f...
  • Week-long festivities for National FFA Week

    Wauneta-Palisade High School has been busy with activities celebrating National FFA Week, February 22-28. Tuesday morning, from left, Cameo Rector and Ellie Lee delivered cupcakes to fifth and sixth grade teacher Randee Barger as part of the week-long...
  • Village of Wauneta ATV/UTV ordinance will be enforced beginning Monday, Feb. 23

    (Courtesy graphic)   By Sheri Hink-Wagner The Wauneta Breeze   The Village of Wauneta Board of Trustees passed an ordinance in April 2014 to allow All-terrain vehicles (ATV) and utility-type vehicles (UTV) to operate within the village limits....
  • Pioneer family to be honored as fair grand marshals

    Jack and Carol Maddux and their children will be honored as grand marshals of the 2015 Chase County Fair parade. (Breeze file photo)   By Carolyn Lee The Imperial Republican   Both sides of Jack Maddux’s family homesteaded in Chase County, rea...
  • NRD hearing set for chemigation permit fees

    By Russ Pankonin The Imperial Republican Farmers and other members of the public will get the opportunity to offer their input Tuesday, March 10 on a proposal by the Upper Republican Natural Resources District (URNRD) to increase chemigation permi...
  • No new news regarding possible co-op/ unification with Hayes Center

    By Sheri Hink-Wagner The Wauneta Breeze   So far, there is no new news on the possible activity cooperative agreement or district unification between Wauneta-Palisade Public Schools and Hayes Center Public Schools. Last week the Breeze reported WP ...
  • March 1 meeting planned to finalize meals, community promotion for BRAN

    By Sheri Hink-Wagner The Wauneta Breeze   Community members will gather on Sunday, March 1 at 2 p.m. MT/3 p.m. CT at the Wauneta Senior Center to finalize meal plans and local community promotion for Bicycle Ride Across Nebraska (BRAN). BRAN riders...
  • Village passes ordinance to restrict alley usage

    The alleyway between North First Street and North Shawnee Avenue in Wauneta has been closed to thru traffic via a village ordinance passed at the February village board meeting. Travel within the alley will only be permitted by essential service vehicle...
  • Bid proposals, hospital assessment highlight Commissioners’ meeting

    By Diane Stamm The Wauneta Breeze   The Chase County Commissioners sifted through a variety of bids and presented information at their Feb. 10 meeting. Representatives were on hand from Murphy John Deere, NMC Cat and  Titan Machinery to present bi...
  • Pinkest of the pink

    Haylee Davis (holding Emmersyn Magnetti), Ty Duvel and Billy Straub (l to r) were named the “Pinkest Fans” at Friday’s Wauneta-Palisade home basketball game against Maywood. The annual Pink Out for Cancer raised money for the Chase County Hospital...
  • WP FFA Livestock Management team wins district

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  • Wrestlers’ seasons end at districts in Hemingford

    Gage Crowell controlled much of his match against Maxwell’s Christian Simmons, but ended up losing by pin. Crowell finished his season with a 19-17 record. (Courtesy Photo | Cammi Dukes)   By Diane Stamm The Wauneta Breeze The Wauneta-Palis...