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New Wayne Business Center provides option for growing in-home small businesses

George Phelps’ is working with SCORE and Wayne Area Economic Development to help launch a new small business center in the Mineshaft Mall in downtown Wayne. The new center provides low-cost office space to small businesses and in-home businesses that need space to expand. (Photo by Michael Carnes) There are a lot of small businesses […]

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Vendors, customers enjoy Wayne Farmers Market

Maria’s Tamales were a big hit during the opening evening of the Wayne Farmer’s Market on the east lawn of the Wayne County Courthouse. The market is on site Wednesday evenings and Saturday mornings during the late spring, summer and early fall months. (Photo copyright Mikey C Productions) From its early days along Seventh Street […]

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BRAN riders enjoy a beautiful day, warm welcome in Wayne

The Wayne High cheerleaders greeted BRAN bikers Wednesday as they traveled the final mile of the route from North Bend to Wayne along the walking trail that led to the Summer Sports Complex and Wayne Rugby Park. More than 250 bikers made their way to Wayne as part of the 37th annual Bike Ride Across […]

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Voice of Wayne America — Bike Ride Across Nebraska (BRAN) — 06/05/2017

On this special edition of the Voice of Wayne America podcast, we talk with Irene Fletcher of the Wayne Area Chamber of Commerce as final preparations are completed for the upcoming Bicycle Ride Across Nebraska (BRAN) which will make a stop here in Wayne on Wednesday. Plenty of activities and events going on during the […]

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Wayne bank honored by Nebraska Bankers Association for 125 years of service

State Nebraska Bank & Trust received the 125-Year Bank Award from the Nebraska Bankers Association at its annual Awards Luncheon on May 4, 2017, in Omaha.  Pictured receiving the milestone award on behalf of SNB are left to right: Sandy Brown, Kaki Ley, James Nissen, David Ley, Galen Wiser, Matthew Ley, Ron Gentrup, Cindy Brummond […]

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Bikers take advantage of PMC bike fair to tune up their wheels

Wayne area bike enthusiasts had a chance to tune up their two-wheeler at a free bike fair held Tuesday afternoon in the parking lot at Providence Medical Center. (Photo copyright Mikey C Productions) With winter finally gone and spring in full swing, it’s a good time to bring the bikes out of storage and take […]

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