PONCA – As the weekend promises great weather, a northeast Nebraska park will be hosting several events for the family. According to a release from Ponca State Park, limited education programming will be available this weekend to help attendees '... Read More

 WAYNE – Future Farmers of America members at Wayne Community Schools were planning on holding an in-person banquet but, like many other events, went the virtual route in presenting their 2020 awards. Toni Rasmussen is entering her fourth year '... Read More

WAYNE – Over the past four months, over 40,000 American Red Cross blood drives have been canceled due to COVID-19. According to a release from the American Red Cross, these cancellations have limited the ability to provide opportunities for indi'... Read More

WAYNE – As the second session of the 106th Nebraska Legislature closed Thursday, last week was described as ‘heating up and winding down’ by a northeast Nebraska State Senator. According to a release from District 17 Senator, Joni Albrecht, '... Read More

WAYNE – As Wayne Area Economic Development officials have been able to host their in-person Friday morning chamber coffee recently, an evening event is scheduled this week. The WAED Business After Hours is a time for networking and is scheduled '... Read More

WAYNE – Students attending Wayne Community Schools are being welcomed back this week with 2 p.m. dismissals both Thursday and Friday. The Board of Education held their regularly scheduled Monday evening. From the Wayne Jr/Sr High School commons,'... Read More

WEST POINT – Another northeast Nebraska fair is set to take center stage in the coming days. The 2020 Cuming County Fair will mark the 98th annual event and is scheduled for Thursday, August 13 – Sunday, August 16 in West Point located at 300 '... Read More

WAYNE – Students, professors and staff on campuses across the country have been making changes to their protocols in preparation for the 2020 fall semester and Wayne State College officials have their plans in place. In early August, WSC release'... Read More

LINCOLN - The Nebraska Department of Education awarded Katherine Steinkamp as the 2020 State History Teacher of the Year. Steinkamp teaches Social Sciences at Norfolk High School. The award is sponsored by The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American His'... Read More

GRAND ISLAND - Nebraska State Fair is inviting Nebraskans to take part in the 'bomb a tree' contest. This is the first year of the contest. Nearly 40 Central Nebraska non-profits have already participated. The trees can be at a home, business, church'... Read More

LINCOLN – Nebraska Governor Pete Ricketts was joined by representatives from Nebraska’s state colleges and private institutions of higher learning during his back-to-school press briefing series. From the Governor’s hearing room in the Nebra'... Read More

NORFOLK – A pair of projects will begin the week of Monday, August 10 in northeast Nebraska. According to a release from the Nebraska Department of Transportation (NDOT), weather permitting, armor coating will take place near Wakefield. Armor'... Read More

PONCA – A popular northeast Nebraska outdoor event that attracts 52,000 attendees and showcases 26 schools has been canceled. According to a release from the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission, the event has been called off due to the unpredicta'... Read More

https://youtu.be/LWAgO955gwA   WAYNE – ACE Hardware in Wayne has been open since April 15. Although this is the first Chamber Coffee hosted by ACE Hardware, it won’t be their official grand opening/ribbon-cutting. That will take place '... Read More