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  • Time to paint the town

    By Tina Kitt The Wauneta Breeze   Spring is an optimal time for tackling building repair and maintenance projects. The Wauneta Chamber would like to see Chamber businesses “Put on a Fresh Face” this spring with a new coat of paint where needed. ...
  • Extension Office moving to former NRD Building

     By Jan Schultz The Imperial Republican   As of the first of June, the Chase County Extension Office will be in new headquarters in Imperial. At their April 14 meeting, the Chase County Commissioners signed a contract that will lease the former NRD ...
  • Dave Ja Vu: Pages from my personal dictionary

    My vocabulary differs from yours because I tend to invent words instead of using all those tired, worn-out dictionary-published real words. Here’s an excerpt from my dictionary. adorkable (uh•dork•uh•b’l) A compound adjective used to describ...
  • Letter to the Editor: Shout-outs

    This week the Breeze has a fresh batch of shout-outs, thanks to local reader Dorothy Gauger of Wauneta. Thanks, Dorothy, for taking the time to pass along kudos. We hope other Breeze readers will follow her cue and send along some shout-outs of their ow...
  • Solution found for returning unconstitutional NRD taxes

    Credit will be issued on next year’s tax statement By Russ Pankonin The Imperial Republican   Taxpayers in the three Republican Basin natural resources districts (NRDs) will see a credit on their taxes next year for the collection of a special NRD...
  • Stimulus funds will help refurbish Enders Dam outlet

    By Russ Pankonin The Imperial Republican   The Bureau of Reclamation will receive stimulus funds to refurbish the outlet tube at Enders Dam.  The Department of Interior, of which the Bureau is part of, will receive $1 billion in stimulus funds to ...
  • Spring events fill school, community calendar

    A flurry of end-of-the year school activities and other spring events around the area have the April and May calendar filling up quickly. Events coming up during the next few weeks: Friday, May 1, deadline to submit nominations for the Ak-Sar-Ben Pionee...
  • Katarina Hartzer named Denver Children’s Hospital Ambassador

    Katarina Hartzer, daughter of Phillip and Lorretta Hartzer of Colorado Springs, Colo., both with ties to southwest Nebraska, has been named one of the seven new 2009 Ambassadors for Children’s Hospital in Denver.  Kat, 14, is representing the Children...
  • WP Elementary Field Day coming up Tuesday

    Wauneta-Palisade Elementary Field Day is coming up next week on Tuesday, May 5, with the Wauneta Chamber serving noon concessions from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. MT/noon to 2 p.m. CT. Chamber members who can volunteer to help or donate cookie bars are asked to co...
  • Chris Manker, Emily Jackson

    Emily Jackson, formerly of Maryville, Mo., and Chris Manker, formerly of Wauneta, Neb., both now of Gardner, Kan., announce their engagement and upcoming wedding. Parents of the couple are Beth and Jim Zech of Maryville, Mo., and the late Rodney Jackson...
  • Area health officials beefing up flu-like illness surveillance

    By Jan Schultz The Imperial Republican   In a conference call with state health officials Tuesday, Myra Stoney said they were asked “if we are ready.” The director of the Southwest Nebraska Public Health Department (SNPHD), which serves Chase C...
  • Capitol View: Gray Lady blew it with myopic take on Nebraska

      Every so often it is good to recall a story about a longtime friend of President Dwight D. Eisenhower. The story has it that Ike, who had been a five-star general and supreme commander of the Allied Expeditionary Force, was visiting with his old frien...
  • Sharing with Wauneta: Desserts, a favorite

    By Nola Straub of Wauneta A favorite dessert of mine is Cheesecake.  But, most desserts tempt me.   Impossible Cheesecake Heat oven to 350º. Mix: 3/4 c. sugar 1/2 c. Bisquick 2 eggs 2 (8 oz.) pkgs. cream cheese 2 tsp. vanilla 1/2 tsp. lemon peel Pou...
  • Chemigation training scheduled for May 13 in Imperial

    Chemigation training will be held Monday, May 13, 2009 from 1:30-4:30 p.m. MT at the NRD building in Imperial. Pre-registration is necessary to attend this meeting.  Chemigation training is a requirement for ag producers to apply chemicals through thei...
  • Broncos host home track & field meet

    By Dave VrbasThe Wauneta Breeze  The Wauneta-Palisade junior high tracksters hosted their home invite last week in Benkelman, with several athletes placing among the top six.  Monday of this week, the Broncos competed at the Dundy County-Stratton meet, ...
  • Broncos host home track & field meet

    By Dave Vrbas The Wauneta Breeze   The Wauneta-Palisade junior high tracksters hosted their home invite last week in Benkelman, with several athletes placing among the top six.  Monday of this week, the Broncos competed at the Dundy County-Stratto...
  • Warmer weather helps Broncos improve best marks

    By Dave VrbasThe Wauneta Breeze  With temps reaching 84 degrees and little breeze to speak of all day, Wauneta-Palisade track and field athletes were able to post 13 personal best marks and one Bronco athlete set two new standards for the Hayes Center In...
  • Warmer weather helps Broncos improve best marks

    By Dave Vrbas The Wauneta Breeze   With temps reaching 84 degrees and little breeze to speak of all day, Wauneta-Palisade track and field athletes were able to post 13 personal best marks and one Bronco athlete set two new standards for the Hayes Ce...
  • Students report on FFVF trip

    About 25 persons attended a program earlier this month to hear a report from those students who attended the recent Chase County Chapter of Freedoms Foundation at Valley Forge trip. Four of the eight girls chosen for the trip attended the meeting at Lied ...
  • Students report on FFVF trip

    About 25 persons attended a program earlier this month to hear a report from those students who attended the recent Chase County Chapter of Freedoms Foundation at Valley Forge trip. Four of the eight girls chosen for the trip attended the meeting at Lied ...