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Articles from the April 15, 2016 edition

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 By Anthony Ruiz    Community    April 15, 2016

Kids Korner celebrates 'Week of the Young Child'

This week, children attending the Kids Korner Day Care and Learning Korner Preschool, located at the Cheyenne County Community Center in Sidney, celebrated the "Week of the Young Child" with a series...

 By Anthony Ruiz    Community    April 15, 2016

Taming that rascally rabbit

The Easter season has come and gone, but bunnies can still be found hopping around Cheyenne County as several 4-H students attended a rabbit workshop held Thursday evening at the county fairgrounds. "...

 By Amanda Tafolla    Community    April 15, 2016

Sidney Public Schools offers positive behavioral support to students

Positive behavioral support is the umbrella term for the training and tools provided to Sidney Public Schools (SPS) teachers, administration and counselors. Seven main ideas make up the positive behavioral support programs: behavior support,...

 By Staff Report    Community    April 15, 2016

Sun-Telegraph updates its appearance

After years of Old English Times Roman type it was time to update the Sun-Telegraph appearance. As a newspaper, Sun-Telegraph must be relevant to our readers, our advertisers and engage the generations of the 21st century. As a member of the...

 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Community    April 15, 2016

Winter is not over, folks

The western Nebraska Panhandle will receive mostly rain with some snow. * Timing:  Friday night through Monday * Rainfall Amounts:  2-4" inches of rain.  Mixing with wet snow periodically...

 Obituaries    April 15, 2016

Douglas N. Law

Douglas N. Law, 75 of Dalton, passed away unexpectedly at the Sidney Regional Medical Center on Monday April 11, 2016. There will be no services. Doug's ashes will be inurned at the Graceland... Full story

 Obituaries    April 15, 2016

Jimmie Dale Rodgers

Jimmie Dale Rodgers, beloved sweetie, father, grandfather, great-grandfather, brother, and friend, went to be with the Lord on April 10, 2016 at St. Vincent Hospital in Billings, Mont. Jim was born... Full story

 Community    April 15, 2016

Community Calendar 04-15-16

Ongoing 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 Anthony Ruiz    Opinion    April 15, 2016

Balancing my life (part 1)

One of my favorite pastimes, at least in recent years, is walking. I'm sure some of you have seen me walking up and down the streets of Sidney as I make my way to the county courthouse, city hall, pub...

 By Keith Hansen    Opinion    April 15, 2016

New publisher, new look to Sun-Telegraph

After 15 days on the job as publisher of the Sidney Sun-Telegraph it’s time to say hello. I was named publisher of the Sun-Telegraph on April 1. No foolin’. While it’s not monumental news, I wanted to take some time before introducing myself to...

 By Jim Gerhold    Community    April 15, 2016


Today as I drove my big "ole" yellow Sidney school bus into the bus barn, I realized the tank was getting close to empty. Knowing Rod our maintenance man was out on a driving assignment and I needed...

 Community    April 15, 2016

Good Old Days - 04-15-16

Compiled By Delaney Uhrig These stories from the past first appeared in The Sidney Telegraph. Original writing is preserved, though some stories were shortened for space reasons. 50 Years Ago...

 Sports    April 15, 2016

Dutch Zorn Invite Track Results • Thursday, April 14, 2016 • Gothenburg

Mens' Results 100 Meters  Varsity - Finals 1 Josh White 11.04a Lexington, 2 Derek Robb 11.44a Sidney, 3 Joe Schlager 11.55a McCook, 4 Brandon Raffaeli 11.59a Ogallala, 5 Ethan Wilcox 11.62a...