Wayne Music Boosters Presents

WAYNE – The stage is set for “taters & talent” this Saturday, February 25 pretend by the Wayne Music Boosters. Auditions were held February 12 at Ramsey Theatre on the campus of Wayne Sta... Read More

Dick Cavett Returns to Nebraska, Visits Neihardt Historical Site

BANCROFT, NE — For the man who has interviewed everyone from Jimi Hendrix, to Groucho Marx to Marlon Brando, there’s one interview that was unlike any other.   “People had just never seen anything like it, heard anything like it,” Cavett sa... Read More

150th Birthday Celebration Event To Be Held At Library

WAYNE – A day full of fun games, activities and scheduled events will take place at the Wayne Public Library Tuesday, February 21 from 4-7 p.m. Laura Ingalls Wilder, the author of the Little House Series will help celebrate the states 150th Birt... Read More

City Council To Hear Several Resolutions Tuesday Evening

WAYNE – The Wayne City Council will meet for the second time during the month of February Tuesday night at 5:30 p.m. From the Wayne Senior Center, councilmembers will hear about 10 Resolutions from approving several items, accepting and awarding... Read More

County Commissioners To Hold Meeting Tuesday Morning

WAYNE – The Wayne County Board of Commissioners will meet for their third time of the year Tuesday. From the Courthouse meeting room, at 9 a.m. Commissioners will go over their consent agenda and approve the regular addenda as well as the claims... Read More

Join Rotary For A Potato Bake, Dessert Bar Sunday

WAYNE – The Rotary Club’s motto is “Service Above Self” and you can join the Wayne Rotary Club this Sunday raising funds for several projects around the area. On Sunday, February 19 come out to the City Auditorium from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m.... Read More

“Quality Care, Close to Home” Capital Campaign Featured During Chamber Coffee

WAYNE – Providence Medical Center in Wayne held Friday morning Chamber Coffee in their lobby where an upcoming $15 million project for the hospital itself is looking to get off the ground. It was a packed house in the lobby at PMC for the Capita... Read More

Enjoy The Nice Weather With A Day Of Outdoor Activities With Ponca State Park Saturday

PONCA – Join Ponca State Park for a day full of outdoor activities and learning opportunities on Saturday, February 18th. Ponca State Park will help attendees explore their artistic abilities with Winter Crafts starting at 9 a.m. The project for... Read More

Wayne Volunteer Fire Department Responds To Structure Fire Thursday Evening

WAYNE – Between 11 – 11:15 p.m. on Thursday the Wayne Volunteer Fire Department received a call about a structural barn fire four miles north and three miles east of Wayne. When the fire trucks arrived, the barn was totally engulfed, the roof ... Read More

Rural Towns Face Aging Populations

BATTLE CREEK — It’s common knowledge that the trend is for the young population to leave rural Nebraska. But what would happen if the elderly population starts leaving too? Well, that would spell disaster for many rural communities who feature a ... Read More

Lincoln East Earns Trip To The National Science Bowl, 27 Teams Compete On WSC Campus

WAYNE – For the second Saturday in a row, the Wayne State College campus was host to another science bowl competition. On Saturday, February 11, 27 Eastern Nebraska High School teams competed in the Second annual Science Bowl Competition. The... Read More