By Kaylee On Thursday, June 22nd, 2017

Wausa School Board wants to see state funding for schools changed

WAUSA — Wausa Public School board members passed a joint resolution Monday between ESU 1 and ESU 8 to support Nebraskans United for Property Tax Reform and Education to urge the Nebraska legislature to reduce More...

By Kaylee On Wednesday, June 21st, 2017

Knox County hasn’t seen many valuation protests, yet

CENTER — Very few valuation protests have been filed at the Knox County Assessor’s Office. The deadline to file a protest is coming up in less than two weeks. Only two valuation protests, out of the close to More...

By Kaylee On Friday, June 16th, 2017

Banks to be honored for being ALA member for over 60 years

WAUSA — American Legion Auxiliary, Anita Banks, has been a member of ALA for over 60 years. She reports that she is now 95 years old and has been serving as chaplain for Auxiliary Earl Norman Post #64 in Wausa More...

By Kaylee On Thursday, June 15th, 2017

Cell phones, bridges top County agenda

CENTER — Cellphones were part of the discussions during the June 8 Knox County Supervisor meeting. Sheriff Don Henery talked to board members about a new pager system being used by first responders and laws enforcement More...

By Rob On Thursday, June 15th, 2017

Softball season is here


By Kaylee On Wednesday, June 14th, 2017

Raises for County workers to be part of new budget

CENTER — Knox County Supervisors were hesitant, but did agree to provide for raises to be given to county employees for the year 2018. Board members talked to other county officials about possible options before More...

By Kaylee On Friday, June 9th, 2017

Valuation notices showing up in mail boxes

WAUSA — Knox County valuations, for tax purposes, are in place for 2017. Just over 7,475 valuation notices were mailed out to property owners on May 30 according to Knox County Assessor Monica McManigal. “Notices More...

By Kaylee On Thursday, June 8th, 2017

Work is underway to secure funds for downtown

WAUSA — Steps for a downtown revitalization project here are moving ahead for the Village of Wausa. Plans are being put in place that will be used to make an application to secure over $300,000 in funds for the More...

By Kaylee On Friday, June 2nd, 2017

Nearly $30,000 in lodging tax funds are handed out

CENTER — Knox County Supervisors agreed to hand out close to $29,300 to local communities and organizations in order to promote tourism in Knox County. The money will be dispersed from an account holding funds More...

By Kaylee On Thursday, June 1st, 2017

Library continues to grow after renovations

WAUSA — The face of the library, one familiar to Wausa residents for decades, still remains. But a new assembly surrounds that old friendly face for good reason. As the elderly structure of the Wausa Library aged, More...