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A large branch from a tree just off Highway 15 cause a minor traffic jam Monday night around 5:30. The Wayne Police Department were helping to control traffic before the branch could be removed.
The impact of COVID-19 on Nebraska’s agricultural economy is being felt by producers, landowners and businesses across the state. An upcoming University of Nebraska-Lincoln webinar will explore the legal issues surrounding agricultural contracts and potential avenues available to all parties during...
One child and one adult in their 20s, both with underlying health conditions, reportedly died from COVID-19 in the Northeast Nebraska Public Health Department (NNPHD) on Friday according to a press release. “We are saddened by this news and what our neighbors are experiencing as a result of this...
 Considerable time was spent discussing what the coming school year may look like and how the Wayne school district is preparing for possible scenarios regarding the education of students. This was just one of the topics discussed during an in-person meeting of the Wayne Community Schools' Board of...
Northeast Nebraska Public Health Department (NNPHD) reported the fourth COVID-19 related death for the health district on June 8. The man was a resident of Thurston County, was in his 60s and had underlying health conditions., according to NNPHD’s release. “Our sympathies are extended to all who...
Megan McGahan has been an aerospace medic with the Nebraska Air National Guard for seven years. She has deployed two other times before, but "I never would have guessed that I would be activated to serve the state of Nebraska to combat an unseen enemy." McGahan, a 2013 graduate of Piux X High...
Northeast Nebraska Health Department (NNPHD) is reporting a third COVID-19 related death on Thursday, in addition to a new confirmed case within the Cedar, Dixon, Thurston and Wayne County area. The deceased was a man in his 50s from Thurston County with underlying health conditions. “We are...
Wayne Volunteer Fire Department responded to a fire 8 1/4 miles south of Wayne off Highway 15 Wednesday afternoon. Flames from a trash fire spread to surrounding grass, and then to cornstalks under a semi-trailer. Eventually, the fire destroyed the semi-trailer, a box trailer and car trailer...
Approximately 50 people were on hand for a candlelight vigil at Bressler Park on Tuesday evening. Endia Agoumba spoke to those in attendance on her experiences of being treated unfairly as an African American. She told of injustices and mis-information that she has been witness to in her lifetime....
Meeting in person for the first time in just over two months, the Wayne City Council passed several resolutions, discussed the vacating of an alley and received an update on opening of city services. From the Wayne Fire Hall, council members held a public hearing in regard to a reuse plan for city...

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