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 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Sports    October 21, 2014 

Cheyenne County Community Center announcement

Registration for the youth basketball leagues at the Cheyenne County Community Center is going on now through Oct. 27. Registration forms can be picked up at the community center or can be downloaded online. For more information, or to download the... Full story

 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Sports    October 21, 2014 

Local Poolplayers Advance to National Championship

Jason Buettenback and Amy Miller, both from Sidney, will advance to the American Poolplayers Association’s (APA) Jack & Jill 8-Ball Doubles National Championship after winning the Jack & Jill 8-Ball Doubles tournament held recently in Sidney. Once...

 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Community    October 20, 2014

Making their mark

Sidney Regional Medical Center held a beam signing for its employees last Wednesday. The "autographed" beam will be part of the facility that is under construction. Dr. Rebecca Allard and Leah... Full story

 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Community    October 20, 2014

25 die on Nebraska roadways in September

Twenty-five people were killed in traffic accidents on the state’s roadways during September, according to data collected by the Nebraska Department of Roads. There were 23 fatalities on the roads in September 2013. The 25 fatalities marks the... Full story

 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Community    October 20, 2014

Ice cream social held at nursing home

Wheat Belt Public Power District sponsored an ice cream social at Sidney Regional Nursing Home on Oct. 14. The stop was one of several as part of the October celebration. Choosing to honor former... Full story

 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Community    October 20, 2014

Check presentation

A check in the amount of $1049.20 was presented by Margaret Lienemann of the Ladies Chamber and Andrew Lenzen of WNCC, who represents the many businesses who participate in Dress Down Days, to the... Full story

 By Jana Tarrell For The Sun-Telegraph    Sports    October 20, 2014

Sidney SPYFL teams sweep weekend, finish stellar seasons

Kai Speer of Sidney's No. 2 team chases down the ball carrier during his team's SPYFL season-finale on Saturday. The Sidney team wrapped up an undefeated season over the weekend.... Full story

 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Community    October 17, 2014

Library hosts annual book character-themed pumpkin contest

The Friends of the Sidney Public Library will celebrate its impact upon the Sidney Public Library during National Friends of the Library week, Oct. 19-25, with activities for both children and adults. To celebrate, the Friends are hosting its second... Full story

 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Community    October 17, 2014

Book club for teens to meet

The “Talks and Treats: Teen Book Club will meet Tuesday, Oct. 21 at 4:30 p.m. at the Sidney Public Library. The group is open to any student in grades 7-12 who wants to share their love of books with others. Also, the Jr. Friends of the Library... Full story

 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Community    October 17, 2014

Sidney's Austin Wilson completes basic training

Navy Seaman Apprentice Austin J. Wilson, son of Jamie A. and Julie A. Wilson of Sidney, recently completed U.S. Navy basic training at Recruit Training Command, Great Lakes, Ill. During the eight-week program, Wilson completed a variety of training... Full story

 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Community    October 16, 2014

Ribbon cutting

Kelly Lapp and his wife Kelli cut the ribbon as Patty Thorpe and Shannon Smelley stand by in front of Re/Max Realty Partners' new location at 1340 10th Ave. on Wednesday.... Full story

 By Jana Tarrell For The Sun-Telegraph    Sports    October 15, 2014

Sidney middle school teams win season-finales

Running back Eli Ahrens runs for a touchdown for the Sidney Middle School 7th-grade team during Tuesday night's 44-0 victory over Ogallala.... Full story

 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Community    October 10, 2014

City offices closed Monday for holiday

The city of Sidney will be observing the Columbus Day holiday on Monday, Oct. 13. All city departments will be closed. The library and landfill will be closed, and public transportation buses will not be running. Trash collection normally scheduled... Full story

 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Community    October 10, 2014

Deadline to remove 'toys' from streets is Oct. 15

Trailers, boats and recreational vehicles must be removed from parking spots along city of Sidney streets by Wednesday, Oct. 15. The restricted parking is enforced on all streets inside the city limits and lasts for six months – until April 15,... Full story

 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Community    October 9, 2014

Workshop to 'Choose the Right Medicare Drug Plan' scheduled for Nov. 5

Medicare Part D drug coverage costs the government and beneficiaries far less than originally projected by using competition between insurance companies to improve quality and reduce costs. People with Medicare can learn about Part D and find out how... Full story

 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Community    October 8, 2014

TE Connectivity, school district team up for 'Cool Kids' event

Thousands of children, parents, business and community leaders from across the country are coming together this month to mark the 14th annual "Lights On Afterschool" celebration that has been...

 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Community    October 7, 2014

Oktoberfest Results

Horseshoe Tournament  “A” Division (6 Teams) 1st Place: Bill Nelson and Michelle Hart 2nd Place: Tony Vasquez Sr and Ed Harding 3rd Place: Sid Dubs and Vern Whipple   “B” Division (5 Teams) 1st Place: Santos De Los Santos and Tim Shaske... Full story

 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Community    October 7, 2014

Cheyenne County Art Guild offers free drawing workshop

The Cheyenne County Art Guild will present a free mini-workshop on drawing on Monday, Oct. 13 from 5:15-6:45 p.m. at the Shelter House in Legion Park. Instruction in how to draw and drawing what you see will be given by J.I. McElroy. The... Full story

 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Community    September 30, 2014

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

 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Community    September 30, 2014

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

 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Community    September 30, 2014

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

 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Sports    September 30, 2014

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

 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Community    September 29, 2014

Harvest season brings safety reminders

With harvest season set to get underway, the Nebraska State Patrol is encouraging motorists to exercise caution as we experience an increase in agricultural equipment on state roadways. “During this time of year, it’s common to see slow-moving...

 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Community    September 25, 2014

Chappell's Olson shares emergency services award

SCOTTSBLUFF – Polly Olson of Chappell and Darin Yates of Torrington, Wyo., were honored by Air Link at Regional West for their contributions to regional emergency health care services. They are the recipients of Air Link’s Impact award. The...

 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Community    September 23, 2014

Dalton Fall Festival Car Show Results:

Rodder's Choice: 3 way tie that Mitch Mitchell won People's Choice: Jack Schilling Original Intent: 1st place: Dick Fiegenschuh 2nd place: Robert Van Vleet 3rd place: Scott Heater Muscle Car: 1st...


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