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Articles from the May 5, 2015 edition

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 By Ryan Hermens    Community    May 5, 2015

Sidney man arrested on sexual assault allegation

A 49-year-old Sidney man has been arrested and charged with sexually assaulting a child in the third degree, a Class IIIA felony. The arrest of Robert Thurow Jr. last week followed an investigation that began nearly a year ago. According to court doc...

 
 By Sidney Regional Medical Center    Community    May 5, 2015

Helping hands recognized

The Health Center Foundation Helping Hands volunteers at Sidney Regional Medical Center were recently honored at a luncheon in recognition of Healthcare Volunteer Week. The program has three... Full story

 
 By Ryan Hermens    Community    May 5, 2015

Courthouse heating and cooling system repairs discussed

While two units that help regulate the heating and cooling system at the Cheyenne County Courthouse have exhausted their life spans and need to be replaced, County Commissioners heard Monday that a local contractor may be able to help. Commissioners...

 
 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Community    May 5, 2015

Sidney High captures second at state Envirothon

COZAD – The Sidney High School Envirothon team made a run at the Nebraska state championship at Camp Comeca recently, falling by just a few points to champion Concordia High in the end. Sidney tied Concordia in one of the seven skill areas –...

 
 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Community    May 5, 2015

Local students selected for Boys', Girls' State program

Several local students will join nearly 400 other high school juniors from across Nebraska at Boys' and Girls' State later this month. The program will take place May 31-June 6 at the University of...

 
 Obituaries    May 5, 2015

Service Notice: Simmons W. Cook Jr

Simmons W. Cook Jr., 88 of Sidney, passed away at the Sidney Regional Medical Center, Monday afternoon, May 4, 2015. Graveside services with Military Honors will be held at 10:30 a.m., Thursday, May 7th in the Greenwood Cemetery with Rev. H. Douglas... Full story

 
 By Casey Cortney    Community    May 5, 2015

Physical Therapy Today: Pre- and post-operative physical therpy for total hip replacement

Total hip replacement (THR) is a surgical procedure to replace a damaged hip joint with a new artificial/prosthetic implant. Physical therapy is essential before and after surgery in order to minimize complications. Therapy also reduces recovery...

 
 Community    May 5, 2015

Community Calendar 05-05-15

Week of May 5-8 Western Nebraska Community College’s cosmetology department at the Sidney campus is offering a Mother’s Day special that includes a hot oil manicure, hot hand wax and a spa pedicure for $17. Call (308) 254-7456 for an... Full story

 
 By Stephen McKay    Sports    May 5, 2015

Sidney golfers take 2nd at home

Exactly two weeks before the Class B-4 district tournament, the Sidney High golf team had a final competitive run through at Hillside Golf Course with a small gathering of schools including McCook, No...

 
 Sports    May 5, 2015

COLO. 1A STATE BASEBALL TOURNAMENT

Saturday, May 9 At All-City Stadium, Denver Fleming (8-4) vs. Granada (5-6), 10 a.m. Nucla (7-7) vs. Stratton/Liberty (4-8), 12:30 p.m. Winners meet in semifinal at 3 p.m. Saturday, May 9 At All-Star Park, Lakewood, Colo. Holly (10-4) vs. Dove Creek... Full story