LINCOLN, NE – Tuesday, June 28th, is Election Day once again for voters in Nebraska's First Congressional District, electing a replacement for Congressman Jeff Fortenberry who resigned last March. The winner in that election will immediately begin '... Read More

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Nebraska legislators from various levels of State and Federal government have already voiced their opinion on Friday's morning's decision by United States Supreme Court that overturned landmark abortion cases Roe v. Wade (1973) and'... Read More

WAYNE – Farmers, ranchers and landowners are being reminded that nominations are now open for the 2022 Farm Service Agency (FSA) County Committee election. According to a release from U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) FSA Executive Director '... Read More

WAYNE – For the second straight year, Providence Medical Center has been named as one America’s Best Hospitals for Outpatient Experience. According to a release from PMC, the Women’s Choice Award is America’s trusted referral source for th'... Read More

PONCA – Close out the final weekend in June at Ponca State Park. According to a release, introduction courses will close out the weekend each morning at Ponca State Park from 9 – 11 a.m. with equipment provided at the Eric Wiebe Shooting Compl'... Read More

WAYNE – With the end of the month approaching, the next Wayne Mobile Food Truck is scheduled for this Saturday, June 25. Food-insecure individuals and families in Wayne County along with surrounding communities will be able to benefit from the m'... Read More

WASHINGTON, D.C – U.S. Senator Deb Fischer’s (R-Neb.) Cattle Price Discovery and Transparency Act today passed out of the Senate Agriculture Committee. The bill passed by voice vote with only two recorded no votes, and is now eligible for a final'... Read More

WAYNE – A new business will be taking over the old First National Bank of Wayne building located at 106 East 7th Street From the Council Chambers inside City Hall, Jimmy John’s will be opening in January/February of 2023 at 7th and Main. Sa'... Read More

WAYNE – A pair of northeast Nebraska communities will be hosting blood drive events. According to a release from LifeServe Blood Center, spring into action and give the gift of life by donating blood. Community members are being urged to roll up'... Read More

PONCA – Several great events are being planned for at Ponca State Park during the week leading into the weekend. According to a release, introduction courses continue each morning at Ponca State Park from 9 – 11 a.m. with equipment provided at'... Read More

WAYNE – From a few appointments and further discussion on what to do with the ARPA funds, the Wayne County Board of Commissioners regularly scheduled meeting was held Tuesday morning. From the Wayne County Courthouse courtroom, each of the distr'... Read More

WAYNE – A three-phase project will begin in the spring of 2023 on the campus of Wayne State College with a tentative completion date set of fall 2025. According to a release from Wayne State Athletics, plans for a $26.5 million athletic and recr'... Read More

WAYNE – Another busy week of events will be hosted by the Wayne Public Library beginning Tuesday. According to a release, June 20 – 26 is Nebraska Pollinator Week. Visit for more information. This week’s Summer '... Read More

WAYNE – From action items to a trio of public hearings, the regularly scheduled Wayne City Council meeting will begin at 5:30 p.m. on Tuesday, June 21. From the council chambers inside City Hall, a tabled action item will open the meeting as cit'... Read More