The Wayne Stater

Sci-fi club disbands after 23 years of existance

Ana Mata, Staff Writer

January 16, 2019

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Science Fiction & Fantasy Club has been around for 23 years, but just last Tuesday, Sci-Fi club members had voted for its disbanding. On the first week back from the holiday break Sci-Fi club was not scheduled to meet,...

Car chase causes schools to temporarily lock down

Kadra Sommersted-Simmons, Staff Writer

January 16, 2019

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The following information is taken and rewritten from a press release written by Chief of Police Marlen Chinn. Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2019 around 3:10 p.m., 26-year-old, Juan Pena Tamayo was reported for recklessness in and around...

Gov. shutdown has dire ramifications

Ana Mata, Staff Writer

January 16, 2019

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United States President Donald J. Trump has shut down the government over border control, protection and money disputes involving Congress. This shut down has become the longest in US history, surpassing the 21-day shutdown of...

SAB has big plans for students for the semester

Morgan Cardenas, Staff Writer

January 16, 2019

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As the new semester begins, the Student Activities Board starts planning all the events that they will put on throughout the rest of the year. SAB creates events that entertain and involve the students at Wayne State. Most...

Power outage surprises WSC

Alexander Retzlaff, Staff Writer

January 16, 2019

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A minor power outage which lasted for about 10 seconds encompassed the entire Wayne State College campus on Jan. 10 around 9:00 a.m and impacted students, staff and faculty. Though no long term effects have been reported, students...

Enrollment increases with transfer students at Wayne State

Halleigh Hawkins, Staff Writer

January 16, 2019

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Transfer students reached an all-time high at Wayne State College this fall with an increase of about 240 students enrolled. This spring semester brought in about another 70 students. Many of them transfered from two-year coll...

Sexual harrassment and abuse reported in Wayne

Halleigh Hawkins, Staff Writer

January 9, 2019

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As the #MeToo movement has come to open many eyes this past year, recent reports have come to the air in Wayne, NE. According to Title IX Coordinator David McMahan at Wayne State College, there have been 23 instances reported...

Altercation on campus results in student recieving stitches

Alexander Retzlaff, Staff Writer

January 9, 2019

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When a student in Berry Hall at Wayne State College retaliat­ed against another student who was acting aggressively, he nev­er thought the altercation would result in him “having to get five stiches in his arm.” “The...

Excessive nitrate levels in Wayne water leads to alert

Austin Svehla, Staff Writer

January 9, 2019

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By law, the State of Nebraska requires all cities to test their water and return these samples to the state to assure safe drinking water levels. The state requested a sample from Wayne in November, and soon after, a water warning...