Wynot boys, girls claim Classic titles

Hartington — The Wynot Blue Devils made it a clean sweep of the Classic Tournament on Friday night by winning the boys championship to go along with the championship the girls had taken earlier in the night. Wynot would use a 17-9 first quarter run and a 18-5 third quarter burst to put this game […]

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Wynot boys squeak out win at West Point

WEST POINT — The Wynot Blue Devils took on Guardian Angels at West Point Thursday and escaped with a one-point victory. A combination of cold shooting from the field and stout defense by both teams was the story of this game. The Blue Devils were cold from the freethrow line, as well, hitting on only […]

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Wynot pair earns spot on elite D2 All State team

WYNOT — Two seniors led the Wynot Blue Devils to an 8-2 season, and both Dawson Sudbeck and Jalen Wieseler earned First Team D2 All State honors for their efforts. “I thought they both had a chance making All-State,” said Wynot head coach Steve Heimes. “They are tremendous athletes and both just always know what […]

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Wynot girls fall to GACC in battle of basketball titans

WESt POINT  — The state’s top-rated Class D girls basketball teams battled from the opening tip off here Thursday until the final buzzer with the home town Guardian Angels Blue Jays earning the narrow 49-47 victory. Defending D2 state champion Wynot is rated as the top team in its class, while GACC is rated as […]

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Cedar County 911 system gets an upgrade

HARTINGTON  —  The Cedar County 911 system just got better. Cedar County now has a new dispatch system which uses digitized records to improve speed and accuracy. The new system was a necessary upgrade, said Cedar County Emergency Management Director Kevin Garvin. Garvin said his favorite new function is that at the dispatch desk the […]

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Wynot boys earn big wins over Winside, Bloomfield

WYNOT — The Wynot Blue Devils opened the season at 2-0, thanks to a pair of big wins. Wynot pummeled Bloomfield 68-39 Thursday, then topped Winside 51-38 Friday. In the Bloomfield game the Blue Devils jumped out to an early 18-4 first quarter lead and pulled away after that for the 68-39 win. Bloomfield’s Cole […]

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Wynot girls open State title defense with pair of wins

Wynot — The Wynot Lady Blue Devils showed last week they are ready to defend their Class D2 state basketball title. The Wynot girls dominated the first half of their opening game of the 2016-2017 season against the Bloomfield Queen Bees. The Lady Blue Devils rolled to a 33-16 halftime lead as they cruised to […]

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Tax relief on the horizon for Cedar County taxpayers

HARTINGTON — Tax relief will be visible on tax statements that will be in the mail to Cedar County property owners within a few weeks. Exemptions will show up on real property statements as well as personal property tax statements.   PERSONAL PROPERTY The Personal Property Tax Relief Act provides an exemption for the first $10,000 […]

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Wynot voters say “Yes”

HARTINGTON — Wynot voters overwhelmingly approved a proposed school expansion and renovation project. As of Tuesday at 5 p.m., 363 of the 593 ballots sent to registered voters in the all-mail election had been returned Of those, 242 people voted in favor of the project, while 121 voted against it.\ Patrons were asked to vote […]

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