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According to a press release from the Northeast Nebraska Public Health Department, the first pool of mosquitoes testing positive for West Nile Virus (WNV) has been found within the health district of Cedar, Dixon, Thurston and Wayne Counties for the 2018 season. Northeast Nebraska Public Heatlh...
The 96th annual Wayne County Fair is underway and activities will continue through Sunday. On Thursday, judging of horses, dairy, goats and sheep took place during the day. Evening entertainment was provided by L4 Livestock Ultimate Bullriding and hundreds of spectators were on hand to witness the...
It was 'Out of the old and Into the New' on Thursday as staff, board members, Wayne State College athletes and others helped move the office of Haven House from its current location in the Dearborn Mall to its future home, the former Magnuson-Hopkins Eye Clinic. The change in location is coming...
The 2018 Wayne County Fair begins Wednesday, July 25 and runs through Sunday, July 29.Highlighting this year's schedule will be a performance by Phil Vassar on Saturday, July 28.Vassar is scheduled to perform at 9:30 p.m. in front of the grandstand, following the opening act, Ned LeDoux.As a singer...
Sheriff's office investigates traffic accident The Wayne County Sheriff's Office investigated a traffic collision on Highway 98 on July 18.At approximately 8:15 p.m. the Sheriff's Office was called to the a location 3.5 miles southeast of Carroll. An eastbound vehicle operated by Bryce Owens struck...
Work will begin in the spring of 2019 for a Community Development Block Grant project following action taken at Tuesday's meeting of the Wayne City Council.A bid of $168,483.61 from I & A Construction of Sioux City, Iowa was accepted at the meeting.Council members learned that the bid was the...
Wayne Police Department, Wayne Volunteer Rescue Department and Providence Medical Center ambulance crew responded to the scene of a two-vehicle accident on Highway 15 near the north entrance to Wayne State College at approximately 2:45 p.m. on Friday.One person was transported to Providence Medical...
East 21st Street is closed east of the golf course between Highway 15 and Claycomb Road due to buckling in the pavement causing it to be impassible. The city will alert the public when the street is once again open to traffic. 
With the 38th annual Wayne Chicken Show just days away, city crews are busy sprucing up the town in anticipation of the thousands of expected visitors and are preparing to welcome everyone to "Fabulous Wayne America." On Wednesday morning city crews, with assistance from the Wayne Police Department...
A relatively short agenda greeted board members during the regular meeting of the Wayne Community Schools' Board of Education meeting on Monday.The meeting was conducted at the Early Learning Center with all board members present.Approval was given to extend a pending offer to Staci Foote as a...

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