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Stay safe during Fair time

Panhandle Public Health District reminds those enjoying the festivities this week to stay healthy during the county fair. Because many events take place near dusk when mosquitos are most active, PPHD wants the public to remember to protect...

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As Sidney grows, its services, including dentistry, must expand to meet resident need. Summit Dental Group added Dr. Tony George, who recently graduated from the University of Nebraska College of...

Jaycees national president visits Sidney

The national Jaycees President, Chrystal Ramsay-Dyess paid a visit to Sidney on Tuesday to speak with local Jaycees members at Book and Coffee corner. She encouraged local members to fight for causes ...

Should you be a "hands-on" investor?

If you want to send your children or grandchildren to college, retire comfortably and achieve other important life goals, you will have to invest — it’s that simple. But the process of investing can sometimes seem anything but simple. What can...

Community Calendar 07-30-14

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

Elda Lorraine Draper

Elda Lorraine (Larsen) Draper, 82 of Sidney, died Monday afternoon, July 28, 2014 at the Golden Living Center. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m., Monday, August 4, 2014 in the Holy Trinity... Full story

Death Notice - John Mason

John Mason, 83 of Sidney, died late Tuesday afternoon, July 29, 2014 at St. Anthony’s Hospital in Denver. Funeral arrangements are pending and will be announced when available. You can view the online obituary and share condolences with the... Full story

Laura S. Bruce

Laura S. Bruce, 86, of Sidney, died Saturday, July 26, 2014 in Holyoke, Colo. after a year-long illness. She is survived by her three children; Steven R. Bruce (Myra Brannen) of Council Bluffs, IA,... Full story

Stanley A. Williams

Stanley A. Williams, 79, passed away at his home in Flagstaff, Ariz. on June 4, 2014. A celebration of his life will be held on Sat., Aug. 2, 2014 at 10:30 a.m. at the Peetz United Methodist Church... Full story

Letter to the Editor

Dear Editor, Your article in the July 23rd issue regarding the death of a former Nazi armed guard at the Nazi Death Camp again brings to mind the recent death of Sidney’s survivor of Auschwitz.  Benny Hochman spent three and a half years in this... Full story

Cheyenne County Fair – Rodeo Results July 28-29

Bareback Riding 1. Logan Glendy (Oconto, Neb.) 71 2. Wyatt Clark (Wellfleet, Neb.) 68 3. Lane Morrow (Brush, Colo.) 67 4. Corey Evans (Valentine, Neb) 66 5. Larry Carter (Red Vale, Colo.) 61 Steer...

2014 Cheyenne County Fair Rodeo - RODEO TIME

A wrangler waits for the bull riding to begin Wednesday night at the Cheyenne County... Full story