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Articles from the March 19, 2015 edition

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 By Ryan Hermens    Community    March 19, 2015

Cabela's expansion on track for July move in

Construction on Cabela's new 160,000-square-foot corporate office building is on time and on track for a July move-in date. On Wednesday afternoon, workers were putting final touches on the steel...

 
 By Ryan Hermens    Community    March 19, 2015

Martinez pleads not guilty to sexual assault charges

Gabriel Martinez, 50, of Longmont, Colo., was arraigned on one count of Sexual Assault – Use of Electronic Communication Device, a class IV felony, in Cheyenne District Court on Thursday. During...

 
 By Ryan Hermens    Community    March 19, 2015

Frenchman Valley Co-op buys aerial spraying company

Frenchman Valley Cooperative will soon be adding aerial application services to the resources it provides. FVC announced Thursday that it had purchased Steggs Aerial Spraying. “FVC is excited to add Steggs’ exceptionally knowledgeable employee...

 
 By Courtney Fletcher    Community    March 19, 2015

Skatepark removal ramps up controversy

Local skateboarders rolled to Facebook after seeing ramps being removed from the Sidney skatepark located adjacent to the community center earlier this month. On the "Sidney Skate Park Effort"...

 
 Obituaries    March 19, 2015

Velma Jean Vass

Velma Jean Vass, 72 of Thornton, Colo. and a former Sidney resident died Thursday morning, March 19, 2015 at the Tru Care Center in Louisville, Colo. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m., Tues.,... Full story

 
 Obituaries    March 19, 2015

Service Notice: Opal D. Thorpe

Opal D. Thorpe, 98 of Fort Collins and former Sidney resident, passed away Wed., March 18, 2015 at the Lemay Avenue Health and Rehabilitation Center in Fort Collins. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m., Tues., March 24 in the Gehrig-Stitt... Full story

 
 By Rece Herboldsheimer    Community    March 19, 2015

Let's go racin'

Peetz Cub Scout Pack #36 recently held its first "Pinewood Derby" in many years. The event took place in the basement of the local Methodist church on a wooden track that was built in 1958 by... Full story

 
 Community    March 19, 2015

Community Calendar 03-19-15

Ongoing Holy Trinity Lutheran Church Dates of Lenten soup suppers & Lenten worship service is Wed., March 25 at 5:30 p.m. Lenten worship services are every Wednesday at 6:30 p.m. Lifetree Café Meetings at Holy Trinity Lutheran Church will be on... Full story

 
 By Stephen McKay    Sports    March 19, 2015

Talking Sports: Peetz, Sidney put on great show for fans

It’s been quite a week. Congratulations to the Peetz and Sidney boys’ basketball teams for giving their fans a great show at state. I didn’t get to see the ‘Dogs in Loveland, but at least I saw them punch their ticket at regionals. The Peetz...