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'Tough Cookie' run/walk benefits Girl Scouts

'Tough Cookie' run/walk benefits Girl Scouts

The One Tough Cookie 2K Family Obstacle Walk/Run, hosted by local Girl Scouts, was a bright, bustling gathering on Sunday full of children and parents ready to have fun and get a little exercise. The ...

No Till Notes: 'Different Approaches, Part 2'

I’d like to continue visiting about our tour of the Burleigh County Soil District near Bismarck, N.D., that a group of producers from our region went on a few weeks ago. I find the approach the producers in this region are taking to improve soil...

Volunteers needed as animal transporters

Pets rescued from shelters, abusive homes or picked up from the street often have a long way to travel before being placed in their “forever” homes. Many times, these rescued animals have been approved to be placed within a home, but the means...

'Tough Cookie' run/walk benefits Girl Scouts

Jordan DeNovellis and Lily Bowcut hop toward the finish in their gunny... Full story

Community Calendar 09-15-14

Ongoing Ladies Chamber Farmers Market at Hickory Square every Saturday during summer (through Sept.) from 8 to 11 a.m. Any Vendors with produce or crafts are welcome! Contact Margaret Lienemann at 254-7343 for info. Thursday, Sept. 18 Newcomer’s... Full story

Death Notice - Richard L. 'Dick' Raffelson

Richard L. ‘Dick’ Raffelson, 70 of Sterling, and longtime Peetz area resident, passed away Friday morning, Sept., 12, 2014 at the Golden Living Center in Sidney. Funeral arrangements are pending and will be announced when available.... Full story

Lenora R. Barker

Lenora R. Barker, 71 of Sidney, passed away Sunday evening, Sept. 7, 2014 at the Sidney Regional Medical Center. Memorial services will be held at 10 a.m., Mon., Sept. 15th in the First Christian... Full story

Ella Mae Goranson

Ella Mae Goranson, 85 of Sidney, died Wednesday afternoon, Sept. 10, 2014 at Golden Living Center in Sidney. Funeral service will held at 10:30 a.m., Tues., Sept. 16, 2014 in the Evangelical Free... Full story

Sidney outguns Hastings on the road, 40-20

HASTINGS – Senior running back Chance Anglin exploded for 245 yards and four touchdowns on 21 carries, caught a 40-yard pass and even intercepted a pass, as Sidney High School outgunned Hastings in ...

Red Raider cross country finishes 10th at Liberty Bell Meet

In what will undoubtedly be their most challenging competition of the season, the Sidney High varsity cross country teams produced another strong run at the Liberty Bell Invitational Friday afternoon ...

Area football scores from Friday, Sept. 12

Area football scores from Friday, Sept. 12 - Sidney (3-0) def. Hastings (1-2), 40-20 - South Platte (1-1) def. Creek Valley (0-3), 62-36 - Sedgwick Co. (3-0) def. Leyton (0-2), 58-16 - Caliche (3-0) def. Potter-Dix (1-1), 42-0 - Peetz (2-1) def.... Full story