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Articles from the January 13, 2016 edition

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 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Community    January 13, 2016

First baby of the new year

The first baby of the year born at Sidney Regional Medical Center was Shaleigh Grace Dickinson. She was born at 7:48 a.m. on Monday, Jan. 11, and weighed 6 pounds and 15 ounces. Her parents are...

 
 By Ryan Hermens    Community    January 13, 2016

Deputy shot 4 times embarking on long road to recovery

Mike Hutchinson, the Deuel County sheriff's deputy who was shot four times in the line of duty in December, is continuing to recover from his injuries. To help his family with expenses, the Cheyenne C...

 
 By Ryan Hermens    Community    January 13, 2016

Man who led police on 100-mile car chase sentenced to prison

A 40-year-old Wyoming man was sentenced on Wednesday to 3-5 years in prison for having a gun while leading law enforcement officers on a 100-mile car chase last fall that ended near Sidney. In a deal...

 
 By Ryan Hermens    Community    January 13, 2016

Search for Sidney city manager progresses

A short list of three to four candidates has been identified to fill the vacant Sidney city manager position. Sidney Mayor Mark Nienhueser offered an update on the search process at a city council...

 
 Community    January 13, 2016

Veteran's History Project: Robert J. Books

Robert J. Books PFC U.S. Army Pacific Theater WWII EDITOR'S NOTE: This story is one of many American Veteran accounts published in The Sidney Sun-Telegraph. The writer, who is from Sidney, is...

 
 Obituaries    January 13, 2016

Donna Mae Soucie

Donna Mae Soucie, 86 of Sidney, passed away at the Sidney Regional Medical Center Extended Care, Monday, Jan. 11, 2016. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 a.m., Friday, Jan. 15. Wake...

 
 Community    January 13, 2016

Community Calendar 01-13-16

Ongoing A memorial account has been set up at American National Bank (Main Bank and Drive up locations) for Tabitha Davis. Donations can be made to: “Tabitha Davis Memorial Fund” to help defray expenses and to benefit twin daughters...

 
 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Community    January 13, 2016

WNCC announces honor students

Western Nebraska Community College announced that the following students were honored in during the fall semester. Those locally who were named to the President’s List include Dani McKay of Dalton, Rebekah Carlson of Gurley, and Julie Aprill,...

 
 By Jack Schilling    Opinion    January 13, 2016

Letter To The Editor - Reader: Council should seek voter approval on water park funding

Dear Editor, The city council is going to vote at the next council meeting on borrowing money to pay for the water park. They want $4 million but by the time they add everything in and to it, it will probably be over $5 million. Question? What right...

 
 By Edward Jones    Community    January 13, 2016

Will the presidential election affect investment outlook?

We’re just a few weeks away from the first caucuses and primaries, so presidential election season is in full swing. As a voter, you may be keenly interested in the election process. But as an investor, should you be concerned? If you take a look...

 
 By Staff Report    Sports    January 13, 2016

Creek Valley, Potter-Dix suffer narrow defeats

Creek Valley and Potter-Dix each lost close games on Tuesday night, while Leyton also lost at Bridgeport in area boys basketball action. Haxtun 55, Creek Valley 43 Creek Valley came out with the early lead before Haxtun, Colo., rallied for a 55-43...

 
 By Staff Report    Sports    January 13, 2016

Lady Coyotes fall to Kimball in first loss of season

Potter-Dix, Creek Valley and Leyton each suffered losses in Tuesday night's girls basketball games. Haxtun 50, Creek Valley 36 Creek Valley dropped a road contest at undefeated Haxtun, Colo., on...