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Articles from the March 9, 2016 edition

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 By John Verser    Community    March 9, 2016

On the way to state

Students from South Elementary School in Sidney lined the street to wish the Sidney High boys basketball team well on Wednesday morning. The caravan heading from the high school passed by South...

 By Anthony Ruiz    Community    March 9, 2016

Street improvement plan passes in 3-2 split vote

It was a split vote when the Sidney City Council approved the 2016 one-year and six-year street improvement plan following the public hearing held Tuesday evening during the council's regular...

 By Anthony Ruiz    Community    March 9, 2016

County revising drug and alcohol policy for employees

Cheyenne County Commissioners approved future changes to the county's policy regarding drug and alcohol testing of employees and funding for training department heads during Monday's regular meeting....

 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Community    March 9, 2016

Sidney gets $14K in ACE distribution

ACE, the Public Alliance for Community Energy, is distributing $14,382.15 to the City of Sidney as its share of $200,000 being distributed to the 72 Nebraska member communities of the not-for-profit, community-owned natural gas supplier. The ACE...

 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Community    March 9, 2016

Congressman to hold mobile office March 15 in Chappell

Constituents of Third District Congressman Adrian Smith (R-NE) will be able to meet with a representative of his office for mobile offices on Tuesday, March 15, in Harrisburg, Kimball and Chappell, and Wednesday, March 16, in Stapleton and Ogallala....

 Community    March 9, 2016

Court Briefs 03-09-15

The following people appeared in Cheyenne County Court on Tuesday, March 8: Joshua C. Woolery, 26, of Sidney, pleaded no contest today to two counts of first degree sexual assault of a child, which are class IB felonies. A class IB felony carries a... Full story

 Community    March 9, 2016

Community Calendar 03-09-16

Ongoing The Elks Lenten Fish Fry will be held every Friday between Feb. 19 through March 25, from 5:30 to 8 p.m., located at 1040 Jackson St. in Sidney. … A memorial account has been set up at American National Bank (Main Bank and Drive up...

 By Edward Jones    Community    March 9, 2016

Women may need extra steps on the road to financial security

International Women’s Day was observed on March 8. Around the world, thousands of events will honor women’s achievements. Yet, women still face challenges in many areas of life – such as their financial situations. So if you’re a woman, you...

 By John Verser    Sports    March 9, 2016

State tournament experience helps Sidney

Sidney's state tournament experience from a year ago can be nothing but beneficial during this year's state tournament. The Raiders (22-4) made the state finals a year ago, falling to Elkhorn South...