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 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Community    July 30, 2015

Panhandle Public Health District honored for excellence in public health

Panhandle Public Health District was honored with the Model Practice Award at the 2015 Annual Conference of the National Association of County and City Health Officials. The award celebrates local...

 
 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Community    July 30, 2015

Piano recital on tap for Sunday in Kimball

Area residents will have an opportunity to hear a piano recital by Donica Enevoldsen this Sunday at 3 p.m. in the Harry McNees Auditorium at Kimball High School. Enevoldsen was one of only four...

 
 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Community    July 30, 2015

Sidney Rotary members receive Paul Harris Foundation awards

Three Sidney Rotary members were awarded their first Paul Harris Foundation awards for contributions to the foundation and the Sidney club. Matt Moore, Louella Pippitt and Wendall Gaston were...

 
 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Community    July 29, 2015

Dress Down Days donation

The Potter American Legion Post #291 recently received funds raised from the June Dress Down Day program. A total of $890.74 was raised in support of the Potter Legion Hall to help with restoration...

 
 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Community    July 29, 2015

3 local students to receive degrees at UNK's summer commencement

KEARNEY, Neb. – Graduate and undergraduate degrees for 244 will be conferred at University of Nebraska at Kearney commencement exercises on Friday at 10 a.m. in the Nebraskan Student Union. Three area students will be receiving degrees: Kaela Cole...

 
 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Community    July 28, 2015

Sidney's Benson receives award for building client relationships

William Benson, of the financial services firm Edward Jones in Sidney, recently won the company’s Frank Finnegan Award for exceptional achievement in building client relationships. “It’s truly an honor to receive recognition for building...

 
 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Community    July 28, 2015

Four 21st Century employees selected for scholarships

FENTON, Mo. – Collin Harvey of Dalton, Brenton Soule, of Harrisburg, Neb.; Javier Rojo of Holyoke, Colo., and Jacob Hazlett, Fort Morgan, Colo., were selected as recipients of the NAEDA Equipment...

 
 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Community    July 27, 2015

NDEQ awards $2.26 million in waste reduction and recycling grants

Nebraska Department of Environmental Quality Director Jim Macy announced the awarding of $2,257,791 in grants through the Waste Reduction and Recycling Incentive Grant Fund. The “Keep Sidney Beautiful” program received $5,600 as part of the...

 
 By For The Sun-Telegraph    News    July 27, 2015

Wayne State College adds concentration to Master of Science program

WAYNE, Neb. – Wayne State College has added a new concentration to the Master of Science in Organizational Management degree program. Human Resource Management concentration will be available starting in the spring 2016. The concentration is...

 
 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Community    July 23, 2015

Sidney's Baldwin makes Chancellor's List at University of Arkansas

Casey Baldwin, a 2014 graduate of Sidney High School, earned a spot on the Chancellor’s List at the University of Arkansas for the spring 2015 semester. Baldwin, who just completed her freshman year, had a 4.0 grade-point averag...

 
 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Community    July 22, 2015

Regional West to offer concussion awareness presentations

SCOTTSBLUFF – Coaches, parents, school administrators, student athletes and health care providers can attend one of two upcoming presentations about concussion injuries on Wednesday, Aug. 5, at Regional West Medical Center. The free presentations...

 
 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Community    July 22, 2015

Learn to become a respite care provider

SCOTTSBLUFF – Persons interested in becoming a respite care provider, or wanting to learn more about respite, can attend training on Aug. 28, from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. at the Harms Advanced Technology Center on the campus of Western Nebraska Community...

 
 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Community    July 22, 2015

SPNRD Board hears update on Oliver Reservoir Recreation Area

The South Platte Natural Resources District Board held its monthly meeting on July 15 and began with a presentation and slide show by Oliver Reservoir Recreation Area Technician Kent Matsutani, who discussed several upgrades to the recreation area....

 
 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Community    July 21, 2015

Carley installed as Honored Queen of Job's Daughters

Janessa Carley was recently installed as Honored Queen of Job's Daughters International, Bethel #25 for the Fall 2015 term. Other elected officers installed were: Senior Princess, Autumn Hartwig;...

 
 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Community    July 21, 2015

Wheat Belt lends support at leadership camp

The 2015 NREA Youth Energy Leadership Camp was held from July 13-17 at the 4-H Camp in the Nebraska National Forest at Halsey. There were 61 campers from 25 member systems with 13 counselors and eight junior counselors. Attendees sponsored by Wheat...

 
 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Community    July 21, 2015

Kimball-Banner County fundraiser raffle to benefit welcome center

The Kimball-Banner County Chamber of Commerce is holding a raffle to benefit the High Point Welcome Center of Western Nebraskaand its operation expenses. Tickets are $10 each. The winner will receive two tickets to the Nebraska vs. Wisconsin...

 
 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Sports    July 21, 2015

Group posts Panhandle Senior Ladies Golf win

The Panhandle Senior Ladies Golf Association held its latest outing at Rolling Green Golf Club in Morrill. First place and two birdies went to the team of Mary Nielsen, Dee Vogel, Myrna Carroll and Donna Meier. Coming in second was the team of Gina...

 
 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Community    July 20, 2015

Night of Hope Walk for Cancer on tap for Aug. 14

With a little less than a month to go, the Night of Hope Walk for Cancer Foundation committee is working on finishing up the last-minute details for this year’s event. The walk will be held Friday, Aug. 14 in Sidney’s Legion Park around the pond...

 
 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Community    July 20, 2015

Game and Parks Commission sets 2015 early teal dates

The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission set the 2015 early teal season dates at its meeting last week in Sidney. The teal hunting season will be Sept. 5-20 in the Low Plains and Sept. 12-20 in the High Plains. Teal hunting season dates are set to...

 
 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Community    July 20, 2015

Gas prices across state see 3-cent increase on average

Average retail gasoline prices in Nebraska have risen 3.4 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.69 per gallon Sunday, according to GasBuddy’s daily survey of 1,150 gas outlets in Nebraska. This compares with the national average that has...

 
 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Sports    July 20, 2015

Sidney's Jones picked to team

Alex Jones of Sidney recently participated in the USSSA All-American Baseball Showcase tryouts in Des Moines, Iowa. Jones made the final roster for the 9-year-old division and will be on the Central...

 
 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Sports    July 17, 2015

Dormann paces locals at Jr. Am

KIMBALL – Alex Schaake of Omaha won his second straight Nebraska Junior Amateur Championship on Thursday as he fired a 74 at West Winds Golf Course in Kimball to overtake second-round leader Koy Potthoff of Scottsbluff. Schaake finished with a 54-h...

 
 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Community    July 16, 2015

Game and Parks donation

Cabela's officials presented a $150,000 "Outdoor Fund" grant to the Nebraska Game and Parks Foundation on Wednesday at its local corporate headquarters. The grant, to be awarded in $50,000 increments...

 
 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Sports    July 15, 2015

Stingrays claim 139 medals in finale

RUSHVILLE, Neb. – In the final swim meet of the season – known as the “Medal Meet” – the Sidney Stingrays came home from Rushville with the most hardware by collecting 139 total medals with 50 of them being gold. Swimmers were awarded a...

 
 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Sports    July 15, 2015

NEBRASKA JUNIOR AMATEUR GOLF CHAMPIONSHIPS - Dormann paces locals at state Jr. amateur event

KIMBALL – Despite struggling over his second nine holes, Connor Dormann led a group of local players at the 47th Annual Nebraska Junior Amateur Championships at Four Winds Golf Course in Kimball on...

 

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