Local News

Chase County voters defeated a $20.5 million bond for a new hospital facility in a mail-in election that ended Tuesday at 5 p.m.

10 years ago this week
May 14, 2009

    Friday JoAnn attended Chad Flaig’s graduation from McCook College.

Chase County voters voted down a $20.5 million bond for a new hospital facility in a mail-in election completed Tuesday.


Tucker Boos (right) was the first to reach his sister Zoey after her first-place finish and state-qualifying win in the 3,200-meter run at district track.

Boos is scheduled to run Friday evening at 4:55 p.m.

Did you know the National Weather Service (NWS) holds an annual National Safe Boating Week? This year National Safe Boating Week runs from May 18th to May 24th.

The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission will receive $200,000 from the Nebraska Environmental Trust for the WILD Nebraska Program.

Ag & Business

With recent storms and significant flooding impacting much of the state, Nebraska Corn is thankful for the outpouring of support at the local and national levels and said there are still opportunit

Experts are concerned about the potential threat posed to Nebraska agriculture by an invasive worm from Asia.

Farmers who are tired of deer destroying their crops could get a new incentive to let hunters onto their land under a bill in the Nebraska Legislature, but some outdoors groups and state officials


Shelby Brennan | Johnson Publications


Seventeen Wauneta-Palisade students took a step into the future Saturday with commencement ceremonies at the high school. Class members are (front, from left) Harlee Brewer, Paloma Olivares, Jeimy Martinez, Dakota Ingold, Matilda Malcolm, Monique Gooden, Evan Nordhausen, Peyton Sramek, (back) Daniel Christenson, Paxton Gleason, Tommy Bley, Joel Maris, Dennis Cavanaugh, Caid Doetker, Lake Reikofski, Duncan Rector, Dalton Harchelroad. Right, Doetker brushes away a tear after giving a flower to his grandmother, Bonnie Weiss.

Wauneta-Palisade High School’s class of 2019 took a big step into its future Saturday with a commencement ceremony at the high school.

Wauneta-Palisade eighth-grade students going on to ninth grade for the 2019-2020 school year are (front, from left) Tennille Warembourg, Cali Cox, Sydnee Acton, Halle Bardsley, Angyelina Keenan, Diane Martinez, (middle) Kaden Straub, Peyton Vrbas, Chloe Stehno, Jillian Martinez, Brianna Sramek, (back) Christopher Keen, Koltar Rahn, Kyle Jutten, Josh Hicks and Ethan Carl.

Shelby Brennan | Johnson Publications

The kindergarten class performed “Five Little Monkeys.”


On Monday, May 13 the Wauneta-Palisade kindergarten class hosted a Mother’s Day Tea/Graduation at the Palisade Attendance Center.

Wauneta Breeze

308-394-5389 (Phone)

308-394-5931 (Fax)

324 N. Tecumseh

PO Box 337

Wauneta NE 69045