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New Sodtown Sundries owners left to right Jared Blackman, Missy Blackman, Charlie Smith and Dolan Smith.

New owners have taken over Sodtown Sundries grocery store in Palisade.
    Jared and Missy Blackman and Charlie and Dolan Smith bought the business from Brock and Stephanie Malcolm.

One of the few heartening scenes to come out of recent mass shootings in Texas and Ohio showed long lines of donors at blood banks in those areas.

The 10th annual “Images of Nebraska” photo contest sponsored by the Chase County Hospital Foundation was considered a successful event according to Steve Lewis, director of the Foundation.  

Sports

There are still some openings for teams wanting to take part in the corn hole tournament at the Chase County Fair.

Chase County Community Hospital “CHEWS It or Lose It” Amateur Triathlon was held in Imperial Saturday.
    The acronym CHEWS stands for Chase Healthcare Employee Wellness Program.  

Scott Frost starts his second year at Nebraska with an experienced quarterback and high expectations.

Ag & Business

For the second straight year, the value of cropland in Chase County showed a decline.

Nebraska lawmakers who want to update the state’s largest tax incentive program for businesses are getting ready to try again with a lot of confidence, despite a major setback that stalled their pa

The annual habitat tour will start today (Thursday) at the Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) in Imperial at 706 East 5th Street at 4:30 p.m.

School

With summer vacation more than half over, the Wauneta-Palisade School Board Monday approved a hike in meal prices and the coming year’s school calendar.

More than 5,100 University of Nebraska-Lincoln students have been named to the Deans' List/Explore Center List of Distinguished Students for the spring semester of the 2018-19 academic year.

atilda Malcolm, Jeimy Martinez and George Lee have been awarded the The Nebraska International Languages Association Seal Of Biliteracy in Spanish and English.

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