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Articles from the February 1, 2017 edition

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 By Amanda Tafolla-Sutton    Community    February 1, 2017

Couple found deceased in home

On Friday, law enforcement officers responded to a welfare check that resulted in the discovery of two bodies. According to Cheyenne County Attorney Paul Schaub, authorities were asked to perform a...

 By Don Ogle    Community    February 1, 2017

Sidney brothers set to close long-time business

For 69 years, Nienhuesers have been working on, in, and above the soil in the southern Panhandle. But in its 70th year, Nienhueser Construction and Excavating will cease to exist, as aging family...

 By Dan Fox    Community    February 1, 2017

Lodgepole parents, residents form citizen committees to discuss school board's concerns

A large group of residents gathered at Lodgepole Community Hall on Tuesday, Jan. 24 to examine the available options for preventing the closure of their town's middle school. Closure of the Lodgepole...

 By Dan Fox    Community    February 1, 2017

Renovations proposed for Hickory Square

Posted up at the Cheyenne County Chamber of Commerce are several conceptual renderings of proposed renovations to Hickory Square. Conceptual and proposed are the key words, because City Manager Ed...

 By Amanda Tafolla-Sutton    Community    February 1, 2017

Illegal u-turn leads to accident

According to an accident report, a black four door Dodge Neon driven by Michelle L Marlatt-Arledge, 51, of Lodgepole, was struck when she attempted to make an illegal u-turn. The accident happened on Link17J at Pole Creek Crossing in Sidney at...

 Obituaries    February 1, 2017

Judith Ann Ginther - Obituary

Judith (Judy) Ann Ginther, 66, passed away January 19, 2017 in Mesa, Arizona. She was born January 7, 1951 in Syracuse, Kansas. Judy graduated from Swink High School in 1969 in Swink, Colorado. She was united in marriage to her best friend and...

 Obituaries    February 1, 2017

Chester L. Baughn - Obituary

Chester L. Baughn, age 86 of Sidney, NE passed away in Sidney, Tuesday, January 10, 2017. Funeral services were held at 3:00 P.M., Tuesday, January 17th at the Gehrig-Stitt Chapel with Morris Hartman officiating. Services concluded at the funeral hom...