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Articles from the March 31, 2017 edition

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 By Brandon L. Summers    Community    March 31, 2017

City parking ordinance delayed for now

Sidney City Council delayed a third reading of its carrier parking ordinance Tuesday. Ordinance 1787 was held until the council’s April 11 meeting to be amended to include language for exemptions after hearing citizens’ concerns. The ordinance...

 Community    March 31, 2017

Cabela's stock soars on report about credit card unit sale

SIDNEY (AP) — Shares of Cabela’s soared following a report that the sale of its credit card unit and the $4.5 billion sale of its retail business to Bass Pro Shops had been revitalized. The Wall Street Journal reported Wednesday that regional...

 Community    March 31, 2017

Our opinion

I s it a challenge to be a wake up call before it comes true? Or is it an insult to those working to maintain and build a city? That all depends on your point of view and how you react to the opinions of others. We’re talking, of course, about the...

 By Amanda Tafolla-Sutton    Community    March 31, 2017

Above and beyond

Shelby Price is the face that greets anyone who visits Sidney High School (SHS). Her official title is Attendance Administrative Assistant, but if you talk to any of her colleagues or the students of...

 By Amanda Tafolla-Sutton    Community    March 31, 2017

SPS promotes Autism Awareness with a month of events

April is Autism Awareness Month and Sidney Public Schools (SPS) Special Education Program has partnered with area businesses to help promote awareness and education in the community. According to the Center for Disease Control (CDC), autism is a...

 By Amanda Tafolla-Sutton    Community    March 31, 2017

Sidney's CAPWN offers teen outreach

Community Action Partnership of Western Nebraska (CAPWN) offers a Teen Outreach Program to youth in Cheyenne County. CAPWN is a non-profit community-based organization that serves low-income households and those unable to meet their needs by...

 Obituaries    March 31, 2017

Arlene Maxine Johnson Triplett - Obituary

Arlene Maxine Johnson Triplett, 90, of Longmont, passed away March 18, 2017, at Life Care Center of Longmont. She was born March 10, 1927, in Chappell, Nebraska, to John E. and Frances (Brahatcek) Johnson. Arlene graduated from Chappell High School;...

 Obituaries    March 31, 2017

Cleo Birner - Obituary

Cleo Birner, 79 of Sidney, Nebraska died Monday morning, March 27, 2017 at her home in Sidney. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 A.M., Friday, March 31, 2017 in the Holy Trinity Lutheran Church in Sidney with Pastor David Hall officiating....

 Obituaries    March 31, 2017

Brian Edward Reed - Obituary

Brian passed away at his home in Palmdale, California on March 23, 2017. He is survived by his parents Roy Edward and Allyn Dee (Whitmire) Reed, wife Jackie Lynn (Jones) Reed, daughters Brianne Johnson (Tim) and Nicole Reed Allen, grand-daughter...