The Wayne Stater

2019-2020 Staff

Kadra Sommersted-Simmons

EIC, opinions editor, aux. editor

Kadra Sommersted-Simmons is from a small town called Emmet in Nebraska, but thinks it's easier for her to just say she is from O'Neill because people know that town. She graduated from O'Neill Public High...

Alex Retzlaff

news editor

Nick Ulrich

opinions editor

Morgan Cardenas

sports editor

Rachel Vogt

sports editor

Rachel Vogt is from Kennard, Nebraska and is a 2016 graduate of Arlington High School. Rachel is a a senior majoring in journalism with a minor in Spanish. She participates in Spanish club and theWayne St...

Julia Baxter

Photo Editor

Julia Baxter is from Plattsmouth, NE and graduated from Lourdes Central Catholic High School in 2016. She is currently a junior at WSC. She participates in rugby, Lambda Pi Eta, Pi Gamma Mu, the Wayne...

Austin Svehla

Online/social media editor, asst. sports editor

Austin Svehla is from Columbus, Nebraska and graduated from Scotus Central Catholic High School in 2016. He is currently a junior and is majoring in Electronic Media. Once he is out of school, Austin would...

Kaitlynn Breeden

A&E editor, graphic designer

Kaitlynn Breeden is from Fremont, Nebraska and graduated from Fremont High in 2018. She is a freshman and is majoring in Journalism and Mass Communications. Once she is out of school, Kaitlynn would like...

Liz Viall


Libby Dunn

EIC, online editor, A&E editor

Libby Dunn is from Falls City, Nebraska and graduated from Falls City Sacred Heart High School in 2017. She is a sophomore and is pursuing a major in Journalism with a Pre-Law minor. On campus, along with...