By Rob On Wednesday, August 16th, 2017

Knox County Assessments are in

CENTER —  Knox County Supervisors reviewed and placed on file the three-year Plan of Assessment that was presented by County Assessor Monica McManigal. A Plan of Assessment is required by Nebraska statute. “The More...

By Rob On Wednesday, August 16th, 2017

Which pool options will float in Wausa ?

WAUSA — A full Wausa citizen audience gave up one of the last beautiful evenings of summer to fill a community building Aug. 14 and talk about the future of their swimming pool, The meeting, featuring three representatives More...

By Kaylee On Friday, August 4th, 2017

August meeting of Leadership Knox County focuses on Wausa

Wausa — Participants involved in the Leadership Knox County program were impressed when they met in Wausa last week. The group, which included people from other communities in Knox County and other areas, met More...

By Kaylee On Thursday, August 3rd, 2017

German couple fascinated by fireflies, Wausa area western town

WAUSA — A couple from Germany visited the Wausa area as they were traveling across the United States. Trevor and Gabriele Williams are in the midst of a 54-day trip to explore different areas in the U.S. “We More...

By Kaylee On Thursday, July 27th, 2017

Bull riding gets Cunningham’s adrenaline flowing

HARTINGTON — Knox County’s own Dalton Cunningham settled onto the back of a heavy, hulking bull and gave the rodeo hands the OK. The gates screech open and the agitated cinder block of an animal shoots forward, More...

By Kaylee On Wednesday, July 26th, 2017

School Bd. approves air conditioners, contracts

Members agreed to replace the air conditioning units in two classrooms, renewed an inter-local agreement with the Creighton School and talked about the 2017-18 budget during the July 17 meeting. A bid for air conditioning More...

By Kaylee On Friday, July 21st, 2017

Wausa tradition to live on

WAUSA — The Wausa Smorgasbord Committee met recently to make decisions on the future of the smorgasbord. This meeting used information gathered from the public meeting held at the Lied Lincoln Township Library. At More...

By Kaylee On Thursday, July 20th, 2017

New owners have some big plans for Devils Nest development

WAUSA — Development may be in the works in the Devils Nest area. James Coburn, from Colburn Construction, Harrisburg, S.D., and Megan Hanefeldt, Knox County Economic Development Director, met with board members More...

By Kaylee On Wednesday, July 19th, 2017

Wausa family to be honored at Knox County Fair

BLOOMFIELD — This year’s Knox County Fair will be dedicated to the Craig and Beverly Vanness family of Wausa. Knox County Fair Managers Deb and Jerry Nipp said a special presentation to the Vanness family will More...

By Kaylee On Thursday, July 13th, 2017

A little bit of everything can be found at Broadway Mercantile

Dan and Angie Wsmberg stand in front of an original wall full of hardware at their store Broadway Mercantile in Wausa on June 30, 2017. WAUSA — Broadway Mercantile is one of “those” stores, according to owners More...