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WHS Class of 2020 receives diplomas The Wakefield High School Class of 2020 received diplomas in the high school gym Sunday, August 2, fulfilling a promise from high...
A graduation ceremony was celebrated earlier this summer, but a promise made by Wakefield High School principal, Matt Farup, will result in a diploma presentation to each...
The second attempt at hosting the Wakefield Market was as successful as the first go around as 11 vendors and several stores welcomed customers from 4:30 p.m. to 7:00...
An updated look for the Wakefield Republican website, www.wakefieldrepublican.com, was launched last week, bringing a new style and increased functionality to the paper’s...
There is a rare sight to be seen in the northwestern skies of Nebraska, a comet just bright enough to be seen with the naked eye, a sight that hasn’t been seen since Comet...
Internship evolves to friendship
Wakefield Senior Center manager, Sherry Oswald, applied for an intern from Wayne State College last spring. Ariana Martinez came on as an intern from Wayne State College and has fit right in at the Senior Center and with the people she has met over the summer. To read more on this evolved friendship, pick up the latest edition of the Wakefield Republican.
Work to begin on Hwy 9/35 near Wakefield
Weather permitting, armor coating will begin August 10 on Highway 9 north, near Wakefield, according to the Nebraska Department of Transportation.
State maintenance forces will be performing armor coating on Highway 9/ Highway 35 junction to the Highway 9/US Highway 20 junction north of Allen.
Traffic will be maintained with a pilot car and flaggers. Anticipated completion is August 19.
Motorists are reminded to drive cautiously in and near work zones, to buckle up, and put phones down.
Gardner Foundation donation finalizes funding at Humpty Dumpty
The Humpty Dumpty Daycare has competed fundraising for its new addition to the existing building in Wakefield. To read what the new addition will add to the daycare, pick up the latest edition of the Wakefield Republican.
Post 81 crushes Ponca in final game of season
Wakefield Post 81 finished an abbreviated season with a decisive win over Ponca at Eaton Field in Graves Park on July 30. To read how the final game of the season went, pick up the latest edition of the Wakefield Republican.
Meyer has successful 4-H showing at Wayne Co. Fair
Megan Meyer from Emerson had a very successful showing at the Wayne County Fair as a 4-H member in several different categories. To read Meyer's accomplishments at this year's abbreviated fair in Wayne, pick up the latest edition of the Wakefield Republican.