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Articles from the February 10, 2017 edition

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 By Amanda Tafolla-Sutton    Community    February 10, 2017

Emergency communications to implement NRIN

Following the 9/11 attacks, the federal government began to collaborate solutions to improve response in times of disaster. One of those solutions resulted in the Nebraska Regional Interoperability Network or NRIN. The NRIN system is designed for...

 By Amanda Tafolla-Sutton    Community    February 10, 2017

Farmers voice concerns

A large group of farmers from the area gathered in the District Court room at Monday’s Commissioners meeting to once again voice concerns over the weed Common Mullein. Commissioners have already set a date to hear growing concerns about Common...

 By Amanda Tafolla-Sutton    Community    February 10, 2017

100 years of deliciousness

It only comes around once a year, but when it does the highly sought after Girl Scout cookie seems to be on everyones mind. This year the Girl Scouts are celebrating 100 years of this delicious...

 Obituaries    February 10, 2017

Janis J. Oswiler - Death Notice

Janis J. Osweiler, age 85 of Potter, NE passed away at Sidney Regional Medical Center Extended Care in Sidney, Sunday evening, February 5, 2017. Funeral arrangements are pending and will be announced when available. You may view Janis’ Book of...

 Obituaries    February 10, 2017

Harold "Spike" D. Steele - Obituary

Harold "Spike" D. Steele, age 94 of Potter, NE passed away at Kimball County Manor Monday, February 6, 2017. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 A.M., Saturday, February 11th in the Prairie West...

 Obituaries    February 10, 2017

Sherrie Lynn (Trout) Savage - Obituary

Sherrie L. Savage, age 55 of Sidney, NE passed away at the Sidney Regional Medical Center, Thursday, February 2, 2017. Memorial services will be held at 11:00 A.M., Friday, February 10th in the...

 By Larry Nelson    Community    February 10, 2017

Richard L. Sherard Chief Warrant Officer · USMC & US Army · 1981 – 2013

Richard Sherard joined the United States Marine Corps before graduating from high school in Cheyenne, Wyoming. He had relatives who had been in the US Army and in the USMC. His thought was that if he had to go to war, he wanted to get the best...

 By Don Ogle    Sports    February 10, 2017

Raider wrestlers head to district

After weeks of challenging health and injury issues, Sidney's wrestling team is back and healthy just in time for its most important meet of the year - the B4 District meet in McCook this weekend....

 Sports    February 10, 2017

Mr. 1000

Creek Valley senior Brett Godfrey helped lead his team to a big win over rival Leyton last week, scoring his 1,000th career point. Godfrey finished the game with 16 points....