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Articles from the February 26, 2014 edition

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 By Dave Faries    Community    February 26, 2014

Making waves

An SUV splashes through a puddle made by melting snow at 13th and King.... Full story

 
 By Caitlin Sievers    Community    February 26, 2014

Council postpones vote on golf course work

A vote on additional proposed improvements to Hillside Golf Course was postponed at on Tuesday’s city council meeting due to the absence of two council members. City manager Gary Person explained to the council that, a few years ago, the city...

 
 By Caitlin Sievers    News    February 26, 2014

Bill hopes to attract lawyers to state's rural communities

Lincoln Sen. Danielle Conrad introduced a bill to the Nebraska legislature that would lower student loan repayment obligations for attorneys who serve low earning clients in rural parts of the state. LB808 could provide public service attorneys...

 
 By Marva Ellwanger For The Sidney Sun-Telegraph    Community    February 26, 2014

Alterations By Micahla

Alterations By Micahla, owned by Micahla Beyer, located on Illinois Street in downtown Sidney, held a ribbon cutting Wednesday with members of the Chamber.... Full story

 
 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Community    February 26, 2014

Former Sidney resident receives award

Former Sidney resident, Stephanie Mattoon, is a recent recipient of the 2013 TOYO Award which honors Ten Outstanding Young Omahans for their commitment to improving the community while maintaining... Full story

 
 By Dave Faries    Community    February 26, 2014

Ten Questions with Randy Brown, Sports Announcer KSID Radio

Randy Brown is the voice of Sidney High School sports. When the Raiders score a touchdown or hit a three pointer, it is to his cadence. Brown's picturesque calls have earned him both praise and a...

 
 Obituaries    February 26, 2014

Shannon Gilbreath

Shannon Gilbreath 1966 to 2014 Shannon Gilbreath, 47 of Casper, Wyo. and former Sidney resident, passed away Saturday, February 15, 2014 in Loveland, Colo. Memorial services will be held at 2 p.m., Sa... Full story

 
 Obituaries    February 26, 2014

Roy E. Call

Roy E. Call 1946 to 2014 Roy E. Call, 67 of Sidney, passed away at his home Friday morning, February 21, 2014. Graveside Military Honors will be held at 2 p.m., Fri., Feb. 28th in the Greenwood... Full story

 
 Obituaries    February 26, 2014

Ruth K. Mahaffey

Ruth K. Mahaffey 1927 to 2014 Funeral services for Ruth K. Mahaffey, 86 of Blair, Neb. will be held Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014 at 10:30 a.m. at First Lutheran Church in Blair. Visitation will be held 1 hour prior to service at the church. Graveside ser... Full story

 
 By Edward Jones    Community    February 26, 2014

How will Social Security fit into your retirement income strategy?

Have you given much thought to collecting Social Security? The answer probably depends on how old you are — but whatever your age, you’ll want to consider the best way of incorporating Social Security benefits into your retirement income...

 
 By Stephen McKay    Sports    February 26, 2014

Whirlwind second quarter propels Potter-Dix past Creek Valley

When Jake Johnson opened the second quarter by completing a three-point play for the Coyotes Tuesday night, it proved to be the beginning of an ill wind for Creek Valley. Second seeded Potter-Dix parl...

 
 By Stephen McKay    Sports    February 26, 2014

Warriors pummel Banner County to advance

The top seed Leyton Warriors earned a trip to the finals of the sub-district D2-11 tournament with a 56-37 victory over the Banner County Wildcats at Gering High School on Tuesday night. The Warriors...

 
 By PCM For The Sun-Telegraph    Sports    February 26, 2014

Warriors pummel Banner County to advance

Dylan Brenner soars in for a layup during Tuesday night's sub-district game.... Full story

 
 Sports    February 26, 2014

Area Sports Upcoming Schedule

Wed. Feb. 26 BOYS BASKETBALL Class 1A District 4 Playoffs @ Northeastern Junior College, Sterling No. 2 Peetz vs. No. 7 Pawnee 5:30 p.m. Thu. Feb 27 GIRLS BASKETBALL District B-6 @ WNCC, Scottsbluff No. 1 Sidney vs. No. 4 Alliance 5 p.m. BOYS... Full story