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Articles from the April 25, 2016 edition

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 By Anthony Ruiz    Community    April 25, 2016

Sidney celebrates 30 years as Tree City U.S.A. at annual tree giveaway

With Arbor Day just around the corner, the City of Sidney celebrated its 30th straight year as a Tree City U.S.A. community last Saturday with its annual tree giveaway at the Lodgepole Valley Youth...

 By Anthony Ruiz    Community    April 25, 2016

Regular city council meeting scheduled for Tuesday

Modification of the City of Sidney’s pay grid is on the agenda for consideration and possible action during this week’s regular meeting of the Sidney City Council, scheduled for this Tuesday, April 26, beginning at 7:15 p.m. in the city council...

 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Community    April 25, 2016

240 Pounds marijuana seized in traffic stop

A traffic stop for improper passing on Highway 6 in Hitchcock County led to the seizure of 240.5 lbs. of marijuana and one arrest. Just before 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 20, a trooper stopped an eastbound 2007 Saturn Outlook for improper passing...

 By Anthony Ruiz    Community    April 25, 2016

Cornelius honored with Community Spirit Award at tree giveaway

During Saturday's tree giveaway and Arbor Day celebration held at the Lodgepole Valley Youth Camp, the City of Sidney Tree Board honored family physician Dr. C.J. Cornelius with the Community Spirit...

 Obituaries    April 25, 2016

Death Notice: Robert J. Kinnersley

Robert J. Kinnersley, 81 of Dalton, passed away at the VA Medical Center in Cheyenne, Wyo., Thursday morning April 21, 2016. Service arrangements are pending and will be announced when available. Gehrig-Stitt Chapel & Cremation Service, LLC is in... Full story

 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Community    April 25, 2016

Creek Valley Middle School competes in annual Lincoln Science Olympiad

The following students placed: Bio Process Lab fourth place Chance Speirs-Lucas Truillo Bottle Rocket fifth place Noah Knapp-Patrick Hansen Crime Busters fourth place Chance Speirs-Miquala Purscell...

 Community    April 25, 2016

Court Briefs 04-25-16

The following people appeared in Cheyenne County Court on Monday, March 28, 2016, before the Honorable Randin Roland: Melissa Smerker, 45, of Scottsbluff, appeared for arraignment on a charge of No Proof of Insurance, a class II misdemeanor. Entry...

 Community    April 25, 2016

Community Calendar 04-25-16

Upcoming Western Nebraska Community College Theatre presents Stop Kiss by Diana Son Apr 29 - May 1 at the WNCC Little Theatre on the Scottsbluff Campus. Stop Kiss plays Apr 29 and 30 at 7:30 p.m. and on May 1 at 2 p.m. in the WNCC Little Theatre....

 By George Devine    Opinion    April 25, 2016

Letter To The Editor: Fed up with policians

Dear Editor, We the people are fed up with the lies and deceit of the greedy politicians who think more of themselves than the people they represent. They are a group of self-righteous individuals who capitalize on every opportunity to benefit... Full story

 Sports    April 25, 2016

Twilight Invitational Track Meet

Friday, April 22, 2016 • Bearcat Stadium, Scottsbluff...