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 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Community    May 5, 2016 

Radcliff installed as Master Counselor

On March 20, Brady Radcliffe was installed as Master Counselor of the Fort Sidney chapter of DeMolay, along with installation of all elected and appointed officers. Special guests included his...

 
 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Community    May 5, 2016 

Cather's nephew leaves $5.8M to UNL

The nephew of renowned author Willa Cather has bequeathed $5.8 million to support leading Cather initiatives at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.  Charles E. Cather left an estate gift to the University of Nebraska Foundation to create endowed...

 
 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Community    May 4, 2016

County equipment is tested, ready to go for Election Day

As part of the ongoing process to prepare for Election Day, officials in all 93 counties have successfully completed a mock election, said Secretary of State John Gale. The mock election is standard practice prior to every statewide election. In...

 
 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Community    May 4, 2016

Cabela's to host emergency training

Cabela’s will host an emergency response team training exercise at its main corporate campus, on Old Post Road, the morning of Saturday, May 7, from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Local emergency response teams have previously conducted similar trainings in...

 
 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Community    May 4, 2016

SHS seniors recognized with scholarships

These Sidney High School seniors for receiving a scholarship from the Sidney Education Foundation. The foundation is proud to recognize the achievements of these students by awarding them over...

 
 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Community    May 4, 2016

Cabela's to host Ladies' Day Out event

Cabela’s is helping its female customers and their families get outdoors with an expanded, four-day Ladies’ Day Out event at its Sidney location, Thursday, May 12 through Sunday, May 15. Cabela’s Ladies Day Out will offer giveaways, discounts,...

 
 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Community    May 2, 2016

SPNRD receives grant from Nebraska Environmental Trust

The South Platte Natural Resources District announced that it will receive $200,000 from the Nebraska Environmental Trust for the “Hydrogeology of Western Nebraska” project. The Trust Board announced funding for the project at its meeting on...

 
 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Community    May 2, 2016

Sidney High School students donate toys to pediatric rehabilitation program

A group of Sidney High School students and their teacher completed a volunteer effort as part of a class project by donating items to pediatric patients of Regional West Medical Center. Brett Avila, H...

 
 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Community    May 2, 2016

Sidney High School students place second in Nebraska Envirothon

The Nebraska Envirothon state contest was held at Steinhart Lodge at the Lied Lodge and Conference Center in Nebraska City last week. Student teams, consisting of five members, first competed in a...

 
 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Community    May 2, 2016

UNMC College of Nursing in Scottsbluff to hold camp

The University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Nursing West Nebraska Division in Scottsbluff is holding a summer camp on July 20-21 in Scottsbluff for high school students interested in nursing careers and nursing students interested in being m...

 
 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Community    May 2, 2016

Boating safety course to be held at Sidney

A boating safety course will be held at the Western Nebraska Community College campus in Sidney on Thursday, May 12, according to Scott Eveland, Boating Safety Officer for the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission. According to Eveland, the Nebraska...

 
 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Community    April 29, 2016

Creek Valley Community Art Night

Last Friday, April 22, the Creek Valley Art Club sponsored its first ever community art night at the high school in Chappell. The event began at 6 p.m. and lasted two hours, with more than 20 people...

 
 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Sports    April 29, 2016

Lions plan High Plains Ride For Sight May 29

Submitted by the Pine Bluffs Lions Club Cyclists of all ages are invited to take part in the first High Plains Ride For Sight Sunday, May 29, beginning at 6 a.m., sponsored by the Pine Bluffs Lions Club and Cheyenne Vision Center. Pre-registration...

 
 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Sports    April 29, 2016

APA Pool League now accepting team registrations

The Sidney Area APA Pool Leagues are now accepting team registrations for the upcoming session. Registration deadline is Tuesday, May 3.  Play begins in May and runs through August. APA Pool Leagues that are available include Tuesday 8-Ball and...

 
 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Community    April 28, 2016

Pursuit leads to capture of South Dakota murder suspect

A pursuit down Interstate 80 in western Nebraska led to the arrest of a man wanted in connection with an April 22 homicide in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. Wednesday evening, April 27, the Nebraska State Patrol was alerted by South Dakota authorities...

 
 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Community    April 28, 2016

Cabela's introduces Everyday Value Campaign

Cabela’s, the World’s Foremost Outfitter of hunting, fishing and outdoor gear, today announced the launch of its new Everyday Value initiative, a campaign designed to drive product-quality awareness to, and generate competitive comparisons from,...

 
 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Community    April 28, 2016

Cabela's announces plans for two new stores

Cabela’s Incorporated, the World’s Foremost Outfitter of hunting, fishing and outdoor gear, announced today plans to expand Cabela’s retail footprint and legendary customer service to two new locations: McDonough, Ga., and Lee’s Summit, Mo....

 
 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Community    April 28, 2016

UNL Plant Pathologist's book has history, science, more

Does a reader need to be scientist – specifically, a plant pathologist – to appreciate a book about the history of discovering and treating plant diseases? Not if the reader has an appreciation of history, science, and the broader lessons they...

 
 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Community    April 28, 2016

Nursing and health education scholarships available through Regional West Foundation

Regional West Foundation is accepting applications now through June 1 for students pursuing health care careers in western Nebraska. The Foundation grants approximately 45 educational scholarships valued at nearly $75,000 annually. Scholarships are...

 
 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Community    April 27, 2016

Gurley alumni donate appliances

The Gurley High School was established in 1923, with the first class of three girls receiving their diplomas of achievement in 1927. Graduation ceremonies had been held each year since that time. In 1971, the two neighboring schools of Gurley and...

 
 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Community    April 27, 2016

High Plains Ranch Practicum now taking applications for 2016 class

A national award-winning livestock extension program is being offered for 2016 in the Nebraska Panhandle and southeast Wyoming, beginning in late June and concluding in November. The High Plains Ranch Practicum School is an in-depth ranch management...

 
 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Sports    April 27, 2016

Three selected from Gurley for Cornhusker Girls' State

Three Gurley girls will represent Weyerts American Legion Auxiliary at Cornhusker Girls’ State in Lincoln this June. All are juniors at Leyton High School. Hope Dykman, daughter of Wayne and Kim Dykman participates in volleyball and track, is...

 
 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Sports    April 27, 2016

Hutchinson, Agin selected for Cornhusker Boys' State

The American Legion Post No. 17 is pleased to announce that Zachary Hutchinson of Potter, and Jakob Agin of Sidney, were generously sponsored by The American Legion Post No. 17 and will join nearly 400 other high school juniors from across Nebraska...

 
 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Community    April 26, 2016

Creek Valley students take a trip to 'Wonderland'

Creek ValleyElementary Schools students, along with students from Garden County Elementary and South Platte Elementary, were treated to the Hampstead Stage Company's production of "Alice in...

 
 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Community    April 26, 2016

Wolf Auto and Sidney community team up to raise funds for SHS Choir trip to LA

Across the United States, there are vital arts, music and sports programs that are being cut annually because of growing budgetary constraints and lack of funding. Today’s youth are missing out on extremely valuable opportunities to expand their...

 

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