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Articles from the April 5, 2016 edition

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 Obituaries    April 5, 2016

Amanda Wright

Amanda Wright, 63 of Sidney, died Monday afternoon, March 28, 2016 at her home in Sidney. At her request cremation has taken place and no services are planned. You can view the online obituary and... Full story

 By Anthony Ruiz    Community    April 5, 2016


Sidney police arrested 33-year-old Odihon Cerenil for reckless driving Tuesday morning after he struck the front staircase of a residence while in the 2400 block of San Marino Rd. Angie Borgmann,...

 By Anthony Ruiz    Community    April 5, 2016

Elliot appointed guardian ad litem for Cheyenne County

During their regular meeting held Monday morning, the Cheyenne County Board of Commissioners appointed Audrey Elliot of Scottbluff as the county's new guardian ad litem. A guardian ad litem, or GAL,...

 By Anthony Ruiz    Community    April 5, 2016

Cheyenne County Republicans hold biennial convention

The Cheyenne County Republican Party held its biennial convention Monday evening, electing new county officers as well as delegates for the upcoming state convention. "This is where it starts,"...

 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Community    April 5, 2016

WNCC to host nursing informational meeting at Sidney Campus

The nursing program at Western Nebraska Community College will host an informational meeting on Thursday, April 14 at 9:30 a.m., on the WNCC Sidney Campus. The meeting will provide information on the Licensed Practical Nursing (LPN) and Advancement...

 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Community    April 5, 2016

Free preschool screening scheduled

Northeast Colorado BOCES, in conjunction with Plateau School District RE-5 and Northeast Colorado Health Department will be offering free developmental screening to children ages six months through five, children who will not attend Kindergarten...

 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Community    April 5, 2016

NMPP board elects officers for 2016-17

The Nebraska Municipal Power Pool (NMPP), the energy-related services organization of NMPP Energy, elected officers for its board of directors for fiscal year 2016-17 at its annual meeting March 30, in Grand Island. Those elected to one-year terms...

 Community    April 5, 2016

Community Calendar 04-05-16

Upcoming Parenting program designed to give you practical skills that can be used immediately! These will be held on Mondays beginning on April 11 through May 16, from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at the Community Center in Sidney. Call (308) 249-5332 for...

 By Casey Cortney    Community    April 5, 2016

Physical Therapy Today: Physical therapy for post hysterectomy adhesions and pain

Abdominal adhesions are bands of scar tissue that form in the abdomen between organs. They can develop following any type of pelvic surgery, from a C-section or cyst removal to exploratory laparoscopic procedures. The bands of fibrous tissues...

 Sports    April 5, 2016

16th Annual Midwest Classic Nationals • KEARNEY, NE APRIL 2-3, 2016 • Results for Sidney Wrestling Club

6 & Under 37 - Rylan Swope's place is unknown and has scored 0.00 team points. Champ. Round 1 - Britton Culek (Kimball wrestling club) won by fall over Rylan Swope (Sidney Wrestling Club) (Fall...

 Sports    April 5, 2016

2016 Bayard CD Invitational • Track Meet Results • Saturday, April 2

Girls 100 Meter Dash Finals 1, Montanna Chrystal, Pine Bluffs, 12.90. 2, Bryttnee Lemmon, Crawford, 13.00. 3, Jessica Harvey, Morrill, 13.30. 4, Kaitlyn Nein, Bridgeport, 13.70. 4, Brooke Darden, Pine Bluffs, 13.70. 6, Carli Verbeck, Bayard, 13.80....

 Sports    April 5, 2016

2016 Tri-State Invite Track Meet Results • Creek Valley • Monday, April 4

Mens Results 100 Meters  Varsity - Finals 1 Chad Mikelson 11.4 Sedgwick County 2 Justin Corfield 11.7 Paxton 3 Martin Boyer 11.7 Leyton 4 Kordell Maestas 11.7 Leyton 5 Gabe Haney 11.9 Hyannis 6...