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Destiny Beacham keeps her eyes on the basket during the Broncos’ Feb. 1 win over Medicine Valley. The weekend snow storm canceled the Lady Broncos’ final regular season game that was scheduled for Saturday.

Local News

Smiling faces and laughter filled the Wauneta Community Building Feb. 10 at the Chamber’s Comedy Night.

In Nebraska’s cold and dreary winter months laughter can often times be the last thing in mind.

Following a public hearing Tuesday morning, Chase County commissioners voted 3-0 to approve a special use permit for a dairy feedlot southwest of Champion.

Filing deadline for incumbent candidates arrives today (Thursday) for incumbent office-holders.

Sports

The Palisade Attendance Center will be swarming Sunday when the Wauneta-Palisade Youth Wrestling Program hosts a dual with Dundy County-Stratton starting at 2 p.m. MT/3 p.m. CT.

Evan Nordhausen goes toe-to-toe with North Platte St. Pats’ Landon Klasna in the first round of district wrestling.

Wauneta-Palisade wrestlers Willis Christner and Evan Nordhausen saw their seasons come to an end last weekend at the District D4 meet at North Platte St. Pats.

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Dalton Harchelroad gets fouled on his way to the basket against Medicine Valley Feb. 1. The Broncos will host Dundy County-Stratton Friday for its final home game.

The Wauneta-Palisade boys’ basketball team improved to 12-8 Friday evening with a 61-23 win over Maywood/Hayes Center.

Ag & Business

What would happen in the community if someone became engulfed in grain while working in a grain bin?

The Legislature continued committee hearings and floor debate this week on a wide range of issues, including insurance regulation, special education funding and medical release of terminally ill pr

For many Nebraskans, new health plan benefits began in January, so now is a good time to understand coverage so people can get the most out of their plan, stay healthier and even help save money in

School

The February Wauneta-Palisade School Board meeting, Feb. 6, 2018, did not take up too much time.

Gail Knott, area Associate Dean of Outreach for Mid-Plains Community College (MPCC) North Platte, expressed an objective to increase class participation for Hispanic residents.

Jacob Blackman

Wauneta-Palisade Schools’ Students of the Months were chosen for February. Students include fourth grader Jacob Blackman (left) and kindergartner Marlee Kramer (right).

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