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Articles from the March 26, 2015 edition

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 By Ryan Hermens    Community    March 26, 2015

Sidney beautification project modified

The plans for a beautification project at 11th Avenue and Old Post Road in Sidney were updated during this week’s city council meeting. Earlier this month, Jack Baker, from Baker and Associates, told council members that a bid for the project was...

 
 By Donna Juelfs    Community    March 26, 2015

District champions

The Potter-Dix High School speech team rolled to another district speech title last week. The Coyotes will send eight individual competitors and two teams to the state competition this week. At...

 
 By Ryan Hermens    Community    March 26, 2015

Fire danger high in Western Nebraska

On Thursday, the wildland fire danger level in Cheyenne County – and all of its neighboring counties – was “extreme,” according to the Nebraska Forest Service. Throughout the week, the potential for wildland fires in Western Nebraska has...

 
 By Courtney Fletcher    Community    March 26, 2015

Just For Kix event raises more than $1K for local charities

The Just For Kix Dance program raised $1,200 for charity at its annual Kix for Kids fundraiser show last weekend in the Sidney Middle School gym. The "Kick Cancer" event donated the proceeds to...

 
 Obituaries    March 26, 2015

Steven Craig Johnson

Steven Craig Johnson, 52 of Augusta, Ga. and a former Sidney resident, entered into rest Sat., March 14, 2015 at the Georgia Regent Hospital in Augusta. Cremation has taken place. Memorial services...

 
 Community    March 26, 2015

Klipfel, Fritz marry

Ashley Kay Klipfel and David Fritz were united in marriage on the evening of July 12, 2014 in Sidney at Kay and Duane Kahl's residence with Reverend Seth Wilson, a friend of the groom, officiating....

 
 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Community    March 26, 2015

Kimball County birding tours start next week

The birds of Kimball County will be highlighted during a six-week series of Watchable Wildlife Tours sponsored by the Rocky Mountain Bird Observatory and the Kimball Area Tourism Department, funded in part by the Nebraska Wildlife Conservation Fund....

 
 Community    March 26, 2015

Community Calendar 03-26-15

Ongoing Lifetree Café Meetings at Holy Trinity Lutheran Church will be on break until after Easter. Upcoming meetings will be posted as soon as that information is available. Cancer survivor support group meets every third Thursday from 5:30 to 7...

 
 By William H. Benson    Opinion    March 26, 2015

France and Muslim scarves

In France, a fight has broken out between university professors and students who wear Muslim headscarves or veils into class. Some professors insist that before they will begin a lecture, students must remove their scarf or veil. French law already...

 
 By Stephen McKay    Sports    March 26, 2015

It's time to get the spring sports rolling

Already twice postponed, the opening of the area baseball season will try again this afternoon in Peetz. The Bulldogs will host the Prairie Mustangs in a doubleheader – unless cancelled again. On Friday, the golf season opens. Sidney will travel...

 
 Sports    March 26, 2015

UPCOMING SCHEDULE

BASEBALL Thursday, March 26 Prairie at Peetz (DH), 1 p.m. GOLF Friday, March 27 Sidney at North Platte, 9 a.m. MDT TRACK & FIELD Saturday, March 28 Creek Valley, Leyton, Sidney at Sidney Invite, 9:30 a.m. Potter-Dix at Kimball Invitational, 9 a.m....