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Caid Doetker won the fair’s Ranch Bronc riding Aug. 13 with a 76 point ride finishing one point ahead of Colton Miller and last year’s champion, Wes Rosengreen.

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Members of the 2019 WP Football team are (front row, left to right) Tucker Boos, Ben Anderjaska, Gunner Goings, George Lee, Austen Rozelle, Ty Duvel, Zach Barrett, (middle row, left to right) Kyle Jutten, Laiden Lawler, Grant Walker, Anthony Sramek, Braxton McKinney, Cory Barrett, Trace Bley, Colby Hoskovec, Koltar Rahn, (back row, left to right) Coach Randy Geier, Coach Mark Frecks, Devin Carl, Michael Duvel, Aidan Kennicutt, Cody Holmes, Wyatt Muths, Jacksen Littrel and Coach Joseph Frecks. Not pictured is Cole Hamilton.

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Diane Stamm | Johnson Publications

Members of the 2019 WP Volleyball team are (front row, left to right) Michaela Dukes, Joanna Lawler, Faith Lemon, (middle row, left to right) Emily Stehno, Maycee Wheeler, Destany Simpson, Payton Yearous, Haylee Sandman, Haley Walker, Alexa Sandman, (back row, left to right) Head Coach Terra Higgins, Brianna Sramek, Tennille Warembourg, Cali Cox, Halle Bardsley, Chloe Stehno, Sydnee Acton, Diane Martinez, Peyton Vrbas, Jillian Martinez and Assistant Coach Katie Lawless.

Local News

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Caid Doetker won the fair’s Ranch Bronc riding Aug. 13 with a 76 point ride finishing one point ahead of Colton Miller and last year’s champion, Wes Rosengreen.

Wauneta’s Village Board has decided to keep long-term rental rates in the village’s RV/trailer park stable, at least for now.

10 years ago this week
August 22, 2009

    Darlene Haarberg visited Violet Long and Viola Krausnick this week.

Sports

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Zoey Boos and Chinook ran twice at the Chase County Fair Barrel Racing Aug. 12. The pair placed third in the Open 3D.

With a ride of 16.444 seconds, Teresa McCormick had the top time during Barrel Racing Aug. 12 at the Chase County Fair.

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Reese Troutman hangs on during the Ranch Bronc riding.

An early evening rain shower didn’t spoil the fun at the Chase County Fair Ranch Rodeo Aug. 13.

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Diane Stamm | Johnson Publications

Members of the 2019 WP Football team are (front row, left to right) Tucker Boos, Ben Anderjaska, Gunner Goings, George Lee, Austen Rozelle, Ty Duvel, Zach Barrett, (middle row, left to right) Kyle Jutten, Laiden Lawler, Grant Walker, Anthony Sramek, Braxton McKinney, Cory Barrett, Trace Bley, Colby Hoskovec, Koltar Rahn, (back row, left to right) Coach Randy Geier, Coach Mark Frecks, Devin Carl, Michael Duvel, Aidan Kennicutt, Cody Holmes, Wyatt Muths, Jacksen Littrel and Coach Joseph Frecks. Not pictured is Cole Hamilton.

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

The Wauneta-Palisade School District has issued a friendly reminder aimed at keeping students safe.

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.

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