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Father, daughter team serve up smiles

Father, daughter team serve up smiles

Dr. Bradley Hoppens and his daughter, Dr. Mary Beth Meier, are joining forces in their quest to help people attain beautiful smiles. Meier recently joined her father's orthodontics practice and they...

Creek Valley Homecoming Court

The Creek Valley High School homecoming will be celebrated this week. The football team takes on Perkins County on Friday night. The dance will be held later that evening. The 2014 homecoming court... Full story

36 pounds of marijuana seized in traffic stop

NORTH PLATTE, Neb. – A traffic stop on Interstate 80 in Lincoln County led to the seizure of nearly 36 pounds of marijuana and two arrests. On Monday at just before 1:30 p.m., a trooper stopped an eastbound 2014 Nissan Maxima for Driving Left of... Full story

Court Brief 09-30-14

The following people appeared in Deuel County Court on Monday, Sept,. 29, 2014, before the Honorable Randin Roland: Dennis Chad Smartt-Mead, age 23 of North Platte, Neb., appeared for a preliminary hearing on a charge of possession of cocaine with... Full story

Tip leads to cocaine bust on I-76 in Deuel County

A driver is in custody after allegedly trying to transport cocaine from Colorado into Nebraska – in the gas tank door of his car. Dennis Chad Smartt-Mead, 23 of North Platte, was booked on charges of possession of cocaine and taken to the...

Motel owner held on $1 mil. bond for kidnapping, assault

The co-owner of a Sidney motel is being held on a $1 million bond and faces charges that include kidnapping, domestic assault and drug and gun possession. Sidney resident Jason Assad, 35, co-owns the El Palomino Motel at 2220 Illinois St., Sidney....

Ice cream social

Wheat Belt Public Power District sponsored an ice cream social at the Sloan Estates in Sidney on Monday. The district has chosen to honor former customers and friends living in area nursing homes and ... Full story

Community Calendar 09-30-14

Ongoing Ladies Chamber Farmers Market at Hickory Square every Saturday (through Oct 11., excluding Oct. 4 for Oktoberfest) from 8 to 11 a.m. Any Vendors with produce or crafts are welcome! Contact Margaret Lienemann at 254-7343 for info. Wednesday,... Full story

Dan Carlson

Dan Carlson, 71 of Potter, died Monday morning, Sept. 29, 2014 at Sidney. Funeral service will be held at 10 a.m., Fri., Oct. 3, 2014 in the Prairie West Church in Potter with the Rev. Betsy... Full story

Robert H. "Bob" Hossle

Robert H. "Bob" Hossle, 92 of Omaha, and former longtime Sidney resident, passed away Sat., June 21, 2014 at the VA Nebraska Western Iowa Health Care System in Omaha. Memorial services will be held... Full story

Sidney cross country just misses sweep at Kearney

The Sidney High cross country teams came close to sweeping three consecutive meets on Monday in Kearney. The boys placed second overall with a score of 90, while the girls took first with an impressive score of 38. Out of a field of 208 male...

Community Center coed volleyball standings

Community Center coed volleyball standings Wins Losses Ahlschwede State Farm 1 1 Bridging the Gap 0 2 Bumpin’ Uglies 2 0 Cabela’s No. 1 2 0 Golden Real Estate 2 0 Gray Wolf Trucking 0 2 J n J 1 1 Minions 0 2 Runza 0 2 Steve’s Shenanigans 2... Full story

Sidney JV football eekes out first win of the season, 14-12

Sidney High's Spencer Rolls (No. 53) and Grant Hausmann (No. 12) work hard at the line of... Full story

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