Local News
575 results total, viewing 551 - 575
Wayne High School is busy planning Homecoming festivities for the week of Sept. 11-16. Queen candidates this year include Jaycee Bruns, daughter of Chad and Kim Bruns; Laura Hasemann, daughter of … more
Following a public hearing, the Wayne City Council approved the budget and the city's tax asking for the next fiscal year. The coming year's budget includes a 2 % increase and will result in a … more
The Dixon County Sheriff's Office, with assistance from the Nebraska State Patrol, arrested 35 year-old Andrew Chase on Sept. 3 on multiple charges. The Dixon County Sheriff's Office received a … more
Iowa women  arrested after State Patrol pursuit   Troopers with the Nebraska State Patrol arrested a Sioux City, Iowa woman following a pursuit on Sept. 1. The incident occurred at … more
Wayne State College and Creighton University held a press conference on Aug. 29, at City Hall in Grand Island to discuss the details of a new nursing career pathway partnership. This unique nursing … more
Brittany Webber was sworn in as the newest member of Wayne City Council during a council retreat on Tuesday. Webber will represent Ward 3, the northwest quadrant of the city and fill the term of … more
The Northeast Nebraska Public Health Department is alerting the public that the first pool of mosquitoes testing positive for West Nile Virus (WNV) has been found within the health district of Cedar, … more
Wayne State will welcome 2018 American Idol winner Maddie Poppe to campus at 8 p.m. Friday, Aug. 26, for a concert to close out the first week of classes.   The free event, which is open to … more
A new Retired Flag Drop Box is located in the lobby of the Wayne Post Office.   Flags that are weathered or torn can be placed in the drop box, and are properly disposed of during a flag … more
The possibility to working with the Northeast Nebraska Public Health Department on a building project and information on a proposed carbon dioxide pipeline through Wayne County were among the items … more
Troopers locate 20 pounds of meth buried in field near Winside   Troopers with the Nebraska State Patrol have arrested two people after finding over 20 pounds of suspected methamphetamine … more
An application for a Block Grant to assist with the installation of a sidewalk along West Seventh Street involved considerable discussion when the Wayne City Council met in regular session this week. … more
Discussion was held on the process and approval given for the hiring of a Construction Manager at Risk (CM@R) at Monday's meeting of the Wayne Community Schools' Board of Education meeting. … more
Nebraska State Patrol (NSP)personnel, along with several other agencies, conducted a press conference in Laurel Friday morning (Aug. 5) to release more information and announce the arrest of a … more
Nebraska State Patrol (NSP)personnel, along with several other agencies, conducted a press conference in Laurel this afternoon (Thursday)  in conjunction with a multi-fatality incident in … more
Providence Medical Center’s Board of Directors has announced the appointment of Danielle (Danni) Gearhart, as the new Chief Executive Officer for Providence Medical Center. The hospital … more
The Stool to Cool Taskforce hosted an open house at the Wayne Community Activity Center on Tuesday. Community members were invited to view the draft concept of the old lagoon area in the … more
Thursday(July 21)  marks the official first day of the 100th annual Wayne County Fair. Several livestock shows took place on Thursday morning, along with entry and judging of Open Class … more
By Clara Osten, clara@wayneherald.com Four public hearings were on the agenda when the Wayne City Council met in regular session on Tuesday. The first of these was in regard to a … more
For 100 years,  residents of Wayne County have been showcasing their work in the form of livestock, cooking, baking, sewing and hundreds of other exhibits and this year will be no … more
Omaha teenager Lexi Zeiss is traveling the world at the ripe age of 16. The daughter of Jess and Dana (Nelson) Zeiss, formerly of Wayne and the granddaughter of Don and Jan Zeiss of Wayne, left for … more
Firefighters from Wayne, Winside and Wakefield, along with the Wayne Police Department, Providence Medical Center ambulance and the city of Wayne electric crews are currently on scene of a house … more
On June 30 the Northeast Nebraska Rural Health Network conducted a meeting at the Wayne Fire Hall to identify and discuss the central health issues in the surrounding communities. This meeting … more
Check presentation highlights short city council meeting Lasting less than 15   minutes, the Wayne City Council meeting involved a check presentation, a liquor permit application and the … more
Fair season is gearing up and the Dixon County Fair is the first in the area this year, running Wednesday July 6 through Sunday, July 10 at Concord. Activities get underway on Wednesday, July 6 … more
« Prev | 1 17 | 18 | 19 | 20 | 21 | 22 | 23
Currently viewing stories posted within the past 2 years.
For all older stories, please use our advanced search.