Chase County Commissioners Chuck Vette and Don Weiss, Jr. met Aug. 22 for the final commissioners’ meeting of August.
Cowboy Poet John Oliver of Scottsbluff will return to the area where he was raised when he entertains next week at the annual dinner and meeting of the Chase County Historical Society.
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Joyce Richter donates a double contribution of red blood cells during the Aug. 23 blood drive at the Wauneta Community Building. Keeping a watchful eye over Richter are Charlotte Myers (left) and Red Cross technician Denice Haremza (right). Richter’s O negative blood passes through a special machine to separate the red blood cells from her plasma, which then goes back into Richter’s system. Richter said she was told large donations such as her’s are especially important for babies and cancer patients who benefit from transfusions from only one donor.
The Wauneta Village Board of Trustees met Wednesday, Aug. 23 to review a preliminary budget for the fiscal year ending Sept. 30, 2017.
Fifty-two entries, 50 corvettes and a group of motorcycles in this year’s Chase County Fair Parade entertained thousands of people who lined Imperial’s streets for the Aug. 19 event.