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Imperial Volunteer fire fighter Bill Whitlow, far left, and Skip Kelley watch as Candace Cayer tests her fire extinguisher skills. Rose Cayer, far right, intently watches.

Local News

During the evening hours of Friday, Oct. 6, 2017 investigators with the Nebraska State Patrol conducted alcohol compliance checks in all of Chase County.

The Wauneta Chamber of Commerce is welcoming in a familiar face.

Members of the Chase County Community Hospital (CCCH) board narrowed the field of companies bidding to complete a fiscal feasibility study for a new hospital from seven to three.

Sports

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Michaela Dukes (3), with the help of Haylee Sandman, shuts down an attack by Eustis-Farnam Friday in the Wauneta-Palisade sweep of the Knights.

With the RPAC volleyball tournament looming, the Wauneta-Palisade volleyball team improved its record to 15-4 with wins over Perkins County and Eustis-Farnam.

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Tucker Boos leaves a trail of Eustis-Farnam Knights on his way to the end zone late in Wauneta-Palisade’s soggy 62-0 blowout Friday.

Cool, wet weather didn’t slow down the Wauneta-Palisade football team any more than Eustis-Farnam could Friday.

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Libero Natalie Ramirez attacked the ball during Wauneta-Palisade’s sweep of Wallace Thursday on Homecoming.

With a hectic week of volleyball behind it, the Wauneta-Palisade volleyball team had a chance to regroup heading into Thursday’s Homecoming contest with Wallace.

Ag & Business

For the second time, the Frenchman Cambridge Irrigation District (FCID) lost a lawsuit challenging the integrated management plans (IMPs) adopted by the Republican River Basin natural resources dis

The Nebraska Game and Parks system has launched a new website for the sale of hunting, fishing and state park permits.

Imperial Auction Market will be a hub of activity Saturday as they host the Western regional of the 2018 World Livestock Auctioneer Championship (WLAC).

School

Wauneta-Palisade elementary students recently participated in the Palisade Volunteer Fire Department’s Fire Prevention Week poster contest.

The Wauneta-Palisade school board met for its annual October meeting, Monday Oct. 9 at the Palisade Attendance Center.

Southwestern Veterinary Services presented a $603.72 grant to Wauneta-Palisade’s FFA chapter last Friday, Oct. 6.

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