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Articles from the February 24, 2017 edition

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 By Amanda Tafolla-Sutton    Community    February 24, 2017

Bids for county weed superintendent tabled

Two bids were tabled for the Weed Superintendent contract in Tuesday’s Cheyenne County Commissioners meeting. After Cheyenne County Weed Superintendent Brian Hiett announced his retirement in January, Commissioners requested bids for the vacant...

 By Amanda Tafolla-Sutton    Community    February 24, 2017

Tabletop exercise focuses on Hazmat safety

Tabletop exercises are used in a variety of capacities. From college campuses to emergency management, the simulated scenarios aid in the constant improvement of any given emergency situation. Region...

 By Amanda Tafolla-Sutton    Community    February 24, 2017

Elks Lodge hosts WOW improv group

Sidney’s Elks Lodge will be hosting a free will donation show and dinner featuring the Way Out West’s (WOW) improv group. WOW’s improv group consists of five actors, Cindy Bartling MC and player, Katie Mead, Erin Huddleston, Jeremy Narjes and...

 Obituaries    February 24, 2017

Roberta J "Franzen" Sick - Obituary

Roberta Sick, 79 of Lodgepole, Nebraska was called home early Tuesday morning, February 21st from Sidney Regional Medical Center. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 P.M., Friday, February 24, 2017...

 By Larry Nelson    Community    February 24, 2017

Veteran History

A new wing at the Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Cheyenne, Wyoming is called the Psycho-social Residential Rehabilitation Treatment Program (PRRTP). In awareness of problems from Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI), and Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder...

 Community    February 24, 2017

City of Sidney offering reward for damages

According to the press release from the Sidney Police Department (PD) on February 17, 2017 the Sidney PD received a report of damage to a shed in the area of the Soccer Fields. It is unknown at this time if there was any equipment taken from the...

 By Don Ogle    Sports    February 24, 2017

Lady Raiders take down Scottsbluff in district semi-final

OGALLALA - Sidney's Lady Raiders wore down the ladies from Scottsbluff High School here Wednesday to earn a place in the B-6 District title game scheduled for this evening. Always presenting a danger, Scottsbluff stayed within a handful of points...

 Community    February 24, 2017

B6 District Basketball Changes

The B-6 Boys District Game at Ogallala on Saturday February 25th between Sidney and McCook has been moved up to 3:30PM. The B-6 Girls District Championship Game that was scheduled for Friday,...