Duncan Rector had a successful bear hunt Sept. 11 at Nathrop, Colo. Rector is hopeful the bear will qualify for Boone and Crocket. Field dressed at 325 pounds, Rector is having the meat processed and Rod Rector said they expect the cape to be around six feet-by-six feet once the taxidermist is done. The wild, untagged bear was estimated at 10-years old by the taxidermist.
The Wauneta-Palisade volleyball team improved its record to 12-4 with four wins in six games last week.
Endangered whooping cranes are migrating earlier in spring and later in fall, according to a newly published study by the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission and the University of Nebraska-Lincoln S
Two prize packages worth close to $275 each are up for grabs in the third annual Kayak Kids’ Essay Competition, sponsored by the Nebraska Game & Parks Commission.
Two more wins were added to the Wauneta-Palisade volleyball total after home games last week against Southwest and Stapleton.