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Wayne State battled Minot State to a scoreless draw in NSIC women’s soccer action Sunday afternoon at the WSC Soccer Complex. Wayne State used an eight-save match from sophomore goalkeeper Katherine Hageman to keep Minot State off the scoreboard. The first half saw WSC fail to get a shot on goal...
1 day 9 hours ago
Wayne State tried to come back from a 16-point second-half deficit but came up short on Saturday as the 23rd-ranked Wildcats dropped a 32-24 decision to No. 22 Augustana in an NSIC South Division showdown Saturday at Bob Cunningham Field. The Vikings never trailed in the contest, scoring on their...
1 day 9 hours ago
After falling on the road Friday, the fifth-ranked Wayne State volleyball team had no problems at Minnesota State, cruising to a 25-10, 25-22, 25-11 win over the Mavericks in Mankato, Minn. on Saturday afternoon. Wayne State got out to a 5-0 lead in the first set and led by as many as 14 at 19-5...
1 day 19 hours ago
Laurel-Concord-Coleridge will have a home game for the first round of the Class D-1 playoffs, while Allen and Winside will both hit the road for the first round of the Class D-2 playoffs that start next week. The Bears will host Exeter-Milligan/Friend in the opening round on Thursday. LCC is the No...
2 days 6 hours ago
No. 7 Concordia-St. Paul came away with a five-set win over No. 5 Wayne State in a key Northern Sun Conference volleyball matchup Friday in St. Paul, Minn., winning 23-25, 25-16, 25-23, 19-25, 15-10. WSC forced 12 Golden Bear errors in the opening set, highlighted by five blocks, to win a first set...
Wayne State battled Minot State to a scoreless draw in NSIC women’s soccer action Sunday afternoon at the WSC Soccer Complex. Wayne State used an eight-save match from sophomore goalkeeper Katherine Hageman to keep Minot State off the scoreboard. The first half saw WSC fail to get a shot on goal...
October 17, 2021

Local News

  • October 17, 2021
    Poignant expressions of humanity intertwine throughout the Trio Mezzklarno concert Thursday, Nov. 4 at 7:30 p.m. in Ley Theatre at Wayne State College. The performance is free and open to the public...

  • Wayne State College honored outstanding alumni on Oct. 1. They include (left) Barry E. Thomas, Mary E. Haas, Larry R. Guenther, and Joseph C. Guenther, ’88.
    October 15, 2021
    Wayne State College honored several outstanding alumni on Oct. 1 during Homecoming. Alumni honored included Dr. Brandon L. Grimm, ’02; Joseph C. Guenther, ’88; Larry R. Guenther,...

  • Involved in a check presentation to the Wayne Community Schools Foundation were (left) Brandon Foote, Morgan Keating, Zach Keating, Tracy Keating and Ande Schulz.
    October 14, 2021
    Action taken during Monday's meeting of the Wayne Community Schools Board of Education will allow for the hiring of an additional Special Education teacher for the district.Special Education...

Sports

  • October 17, 2021
    Wayne State battled Minot State to a scoreless draw in NSIC women’s soccer action Sunday afternoon at the WSC Soccer Complex.Wayne State used an eight-save match from sophomore goalkeeper...
  • October 16, 2021
    Wayne State tried to come back from a 16-point second-half deficit but came up short on Saturday as the 23rd-ranked Wildcats dropped a 32-24 decision to No. 22 Augustana in an NSIC South Division...
  • October 16, 2021
    After falling on the road Friday, the fifth-ranked Wayne State volleyball team had no problems at Minnesota State, cruising to a 25-10, 25-22, 25-11 win over the Mavericks in Mankato, Minn. on...

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  • Oct 13, 2011 - Frye installed as 12th WSC President
    October 13, 2021
    From the Oct. 13, 2011 edition of The Wayne HeraldFrye Installed as 12th WSC PresidentAfter two years, the 'interim' is no longer in front of Curt Frye's title.On Thursday Frye was...
  • October 12, 2021
    Sodium, one of the two ions that make up salt (sodium chloride), is an essential ingredient for life. It helps keep the body’s fluids in balance and is necessary for proper functioning of...

  • 10-5-1961 - Billy Brown, son of Dr. and Mrs. J. M. Brown, got an early start, which was necessary since the snow was gone by late morning.
    October 5, 2021
    From the October 5, 1961 edition of The Wayne Herald: First snow of the year Saturday brought out sleds and called for rolling snowballs by Wayne small fry. Billy Brown, son of Dr. and Mrs...

Obituaries

  • October 12, 2021
    Kermit D. Andrews, 95, formerly of Blair, Neb., Bella Vista, Arkansas, and Pharr, Texas, died in Omaha Thursday, Sept. 23, 2021. A Celebration of Life Service for both Kermit and Rayoma will be...
  • October 12, 2021
    Kevin Lee Jech, 64, of Rushville, died Friday, Oct. 8, 2021. Memorial services will be held Friday, Oct. 15 at 1 p.m. at the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Rushville. A memorial...
  • October 12, 2021
    Lisa Ann Meyer, 53, of Wayne, died suddenly Wednesday, Oct. 6, 2021 at Providence Medical Center.Services will be announced at a later date.Arrangements are with Hasemann Funeral Home in Wayne.Lisa...

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10-14-2021 - Jazz Band Sets Crowd Clapping, Marching

10-6-2011 -A dedication ceremony will be held Friday, Oct. 14 during the weekly Chamber Coffee to name a portion of the Wayne Municipal Airport the Stan Morris Field.

9-27-2001 The Wayne boys cross country team remanied unbeaten on the season after last week's win at the Wayne State Invite. Pictured from back left after they won the Scotus invite recently; Brad Hansen, Bryan Fink, Devin Bethune, Tony Carollor. Front: Jeff Pippitt and Nick Lipp.

Donna Johnson, 16, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Donald I. Johnson of Wayne and a junior at Wayne High School, soloed a 150 Cessna Thursday under the watchful eye of her instructor-father at the local airport.

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