Local News

  • January 13, 2021
    The Wayne Area Economic Development (WAED) Annual Banquet at the Beaumont Concert and Event Hall will be postponed until Sunday, May 23. The “Avoid The three C’s” campaign...

  • Eric Knutson (left) administers the oath of office to Jeryl Nelson, Lynn Junck and Jaime Manz during Monday's Wayne Community Schools' Board of Education meeting.
    January 13, 2021
    One new member and two members who were recently re-elected were sworn in during Monday's meeting of the Wayne Community Schools' Board of Education.Jeryl Nelson was elected to the board...
  • January 9, 2021
    On Jan 8 at approximately 8:30 p.m., Wakefield Volunteer Fire Department responded to a suspected natural gas leak at Countyline Lanes in downtown Wakefield.Wayne, Allen and Emerson Fire Departments...

Latest News

46 min 59 sec ago
The Wayne State men’s basketball team shot 60 percent from the floor to defeat Minnesota State 85-68 in the first of two games between the two teams Friday at Rice Auditorium. The Mavericks managed a split of the weekend series, however, shooting 56 percent from the field and edging the Wildcats,...
1 hour 4 sec ago
 Wayne State’s indoor track and field teams performed well in their 2021 debut Saturday at the Wildcat Indoor Invite a the WSC Recreation Center. In men’s action, the Wildcats won four events in the meet, which included teams from Augustana, University of Sioux Falls and Chadron State. Senior Cade...
15 hours 44 min ago
The Wayne High wrestling team posted a sixth-place finish at Saturday’s Schuyler Invitational. Martin Carrillo was the lone champion for the Blue Devils, bringing home the 220-pound championship with a second-period pin over Gabe Gaskill of Blair. Runner-up finishes went to Reece Jaqua and Reid...
1 day 17 hours ago
Wayne State's NSIC South Division women's basketball games this weekend at Minnesota State have been moved back one day to Saturday and Sunday due to COVID-19 related protocols at Wayne State. Game times are now set for Saturday at 6 p.m. and Sunday at 3 p.m. at the Taylor Center in Mankato, Minn....
3 days 1 hour ago
Wayne State College athletics has announced updated and new fan/ticket information for this weekend’s home men’s basketball games between Minnesota State University and Wayne State College Friday at 6:30 p.m. and Saturday at 2:30 p.m. in Rice Auditorium. A limited number of single-game tickets will...
The Wayne State men’s basketball team shot 60 percent from the floor to defeat Minnesota State 85-68 in the first of two games between the two teams Friday at Rice Auditorium. The Mavericks managed a split of the weekend series, however, shooting 56 percent from the field and edging the Wildcats,...
January 17, 2021

Sports

  • January 17, 2021
    The Wayne State men’s basketball team shot 60 percent from the floor to defeat Minnesota State 85-68 in the first of two games between the two teams Friday at Rice Auditorium.The Mavericks...
  • January 17, 2021
     Wayne State’s indoor track and field teams performed well in their 2021 debut Saturday at the Wildcat Indoor Invite a the WSC Recreation Center.In men’s action, the Wildcats won...
  • January 16, 2021
    The Wayne High wrestling team posted a sixth-place finish at Saturday’s Schuyler Invitational.Martin Carrillo was the lone champion for the Blue Devils, bringing home the 220-pound championship...

Obituaries

  • January 17, 2021
    Lynnett G. Hansen, 81, of Wakefield, died Thursday, Jan. 14, 2021 at the Pender Community Hospital in Pender.Services, with the wearing of masks required, will be Wednesday, Jan. 20 at 10:30 a.m. at...
  • January 13, 2021
    Warren D. Korth, 71, of Lincoln, died Saturday, Jan. 9, 2021 at Tabitha Journey House in Lincoln.  Memorial services will be at 1 p.m., Saturday, Jan. 16 at Roper and Sons South Lincoln Chapel,...
  • January 12, 2021
    Norma J. Janssen, 85, of Coleridge died Monday, Jan. 11, 2021 at Park View Haven Nursing Home in Coleridge.Services will be held Friday, Jan. 15 at 10:30 a.m. at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Coleridge...

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