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  Wayne Community Schools Board of Education members received some good news during a presentation at Monday's meeting of the Board. Cap Peterson with Northeast Nebraska Insurance, was present to discuss the district's property and casualty insurance package. Peterson said that in large part due to...
Wayne Community Schools was host to a Veterans Day Program on Nov. 12. Students in kindergarten through 12th grade, along with students from St. Mary’s Elementary School and members of the community were on hand to honor veterans and thank them for their service. Ten veterans received Quilts of...
  Wayne utility customers will see higher bills for their water and sewer services following action taken at Tuesday's meeting of the Wayne City Council. The rates, which will take effect with the February 2019 bills, are the same as those suggested by Randy Hellbusch with the Nebraska Rural Water...
  A total of 3,267 Wayne County voters cast ballots in the 2018 General Election, according to information provided by Wayne County Clerk Debra Finn. A handful of those running for office waited as the votes were tabulated on Tuesday evening. Finn said that the vote counting machines worked well...
Marcus Janssen and Michelle Roccio greet customers daily at their new business, 527 Brewhouse. The Winside-based couple took over what was Miss Molly's drive-through in October.
For husband and wife, Marcus Janssen and Michelle Roccio going through Miss Molly's drive-through for their daily coffee was their "minute" as Janssen likes to call it. "We didn't go to the movies or bars or anything like that because we were saving our money, so this was our outing," Roccio said."...
Michael Pommer
The Dixon County Attorney's Office and Dixon County Sheriff's Office issued a joint press release on Tuesday, Oct. 30 stating that criminal theft charges were filed against Wakefield certified public accountant, Michael Pommer. Pommer, 45, is facing 15 counts of felony theft by unlawful taking from...
Rev. Donald Cleary is shown here with members of St. Mary's Catholic Church in 1997. Cleary was the parish priest in Wayne from 1986-1998.
According to a press release from the Archdiocese of Omaha, Archbishop George Lucas has permanently removed the Rev. Donald Cleary from public ministry. Cleary, who was the pastor at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Wayne from 1986-1998 refused to contest an allegation that he sexually abused a minor...
Wayne County Clerk, Deb Finn, announced Friday afternoon that there is a write-in candidate for the Wayne Airport Authority. Mark Putnam filed Friday for a position on the board. There are two positions currently open and only one other candidate, Scott A. Hammer, is running. The deadline to...
From Deb Finn, Wayne County Clerk: The voter registration deadline for the General Election is Friday, October 26th.   This applies to new registrants and to anyone needing to update their voter registration. The County Clerk's office will remain open until 6:00 p.m. that evening.
  At approximately noon on Tuesday, the Wayne Volunteer Fire Department responded to a fire in a gutter at the corner of Seventh and Lincoln Streets. Leaves in the gutter were on fire, which was quickly put out by the firefighters. Wayne Fire Chief Phil Monahan said it appears a cigarette was...

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