WAYNE – All re-appointment items were approved as the first Wayne County Board of Commissioners meeting was highlighted by several discussion and action items. Commissioners first adjusted their chairmen and vice-chairmen positions as Dean Burba'... Read More

WAYNE – A northeast Nebraska Community Activity Center (CAC) has partnered with KEL Physical Therapy & Wellness to celebrate the new year providing a Functional Movement Screen. According to a release from the Community Activity Center, upco'... Read More

PIERCE – It’ll now be an entire year before residents in a northeast Nebraska county will see bridge construction. According to a release from the Nebraska Department Transportation, the scheduled construction of Pierce East Levee Bridge has b'... Read More

NORFOLK – Red Cross officials are asking the public to kick off 2020 by doing something big and give blood now to address the critical need for post-holiday donations. According to a release from the American Red Cross, those who donate blood fr'... Read More

WAYNE – The first City Council of 2020 is scheduled for Tuesday evening where council will take action on a liquor control commission manager application and hear a presentation on the upcoming 2020 census. From the council chambers inside the W'... Read More

WAYNE – During the first meeting of 2020, the Wayne County Board of Commissioners will look to appoint several positions and take action on upcoming lodging tax grant applications. Commissioners will hold their regularly scheduled meeting Tuesda'... Read More

WAYNE – Week one of KTCH Quiz Bowl begins Tuesday morning on Big Red Country 104.9 and waynedailynews.com. Weekdays at 9:30 and 10:30 a.m. two schools will compete against one another to advance in this year’s KTCH Quiz Bowl. There'll be 64 te'... Read More

STANTON – Northeast Nebraska residents are invited to an informational meeting pertaining to Agricultural Risk Coverage (ARC) and Price Loss Coverage (PLC). According to a release from the Stanton County Farm Service Agency, the public meeting w'... Read More

LINCOLN – Over a period of 20 days law enforcement in Nebraska removed 75 impaired drivers from the road during the holiday season. According to a release from the Nebraska State Patrol, troopers coincided the effort with the national “Drive S'... Read More

LINCOLN – For the next three months, entries can be submitted for the NEST 529 Big Dreams $40K Giveaway. According to a release from the office of Nebraska State Treasurer John Murante and First National Bank of Omaha, children 10 years old or y'... Read More

LINCOLN – Officials with the Nebraska Corn Growers Association are now accepting applications for the Future Leaders in Agriculture Scholarship (FLAGship) program. According to a release from the Nebraska Corn Growers Association, this will be t'... Read More

WAYNE – A northeast Nebraska library will offer escape room events for all ages this weekend with the 12 Days of Holiday Break Fun coming to an end. According to a release from the Wayne Public Library, a kids escape room will be held on Friday,'... Read More

WAYNE – A non-profit independent movie theatre in northeast Nebraska has recently announced their new theatre coordinator. According to a release from the Majestic Board of Directors on Tuesday, December 31, Tim Bartz will replace Melanie Loggin'... Read More

WAYNE – Two days into the new year and a fatal traffic accident has taken the life of a northeast Nebraskan. According to a release from the Wayne County Sheriff’s Office, at approximately 5:30 a.m. Thursday a traffic accident was being invest'... Read More