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Articles from the January 14, 2016 edition

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 By Ryan Hermens    Community    January 14, 2016

Wesleyan choir performs in Sidney

The Nebraska Wesleyan University choir performed in Sidney on Wednesday night. The concert was held at the First United Methodist Church and was a stop on the choir's three-state tour. The choir is a...

 By Ryan Hermens    Community    January 14, 2016

Sidney High choir to travel to California competition

The Sidney High School choir will be sojourning to Los Angeles in May for a music competition, performances and sightseeing. Choir teacher David Mead said he plans big trips for the students every...

 By Ryan Hermens    Community    January 14, 2016

Study of Sidney electric rates moves forward

A comprehensive rate review of Sidney's electric utility is moving forward. At a Sidney City Council meeting in November, Andrew Ross, of the Nebraska Municipal Power Pool, presented an overview of...

 Community    January 14, 2016

Community Calendar 01-14-16

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... Full story

 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Community    January 14, 2016

10 locals named to UNK dean's list

Ten students with local ties were named to the dean’s list at the University of Nebraska at Kearney for the fall 2015 semester. Sidney students named to the dean’s list include Ashley Stafford, Meghan Wiedeburg, Michaela Flick, Sara Wright,...

 By C.J. Cornelius Jr. MD    Opinion    January 14, 2016

Letter To The Editor - Reader: Liar, liar, pants on fire

Dear Editor, The president waxed long and evasive Tuesday night in his annual address. The topics ranged from distortions to downright lies over more than an hour. Here is a man who has spent over $3 million to keep his records at colleges and...

 Sports    January 14, 2016


BASKETBALL Thursday, Jan. 14 Creek Valley at Paxton 5 p.m. Friday, Jan. 15 Leyton at Potter-Dix 4 p.m. Sidney at Ogallala 5:30 p.m. Fleming (Colo.) at Peetz (Colo.) 6 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 16 Potter-Dix at Hay Springs 1 p.m. Lexington at Sidney 3:30...

 By John Verser    Sports    January 14, 2016

MAC basketball tournament tips off next week

The Minuteman Activities Conference boys and girls basketball tournament is on tap next week. The first two days of the tournament are played at the home sites of the higher seeds - Monday for the...