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Articles from the June 30, 2014 edition

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 By Caitlin Sievers    Community    June 30, 2014

Ricketts receives farm bureau, cattleman's endorsements

With the backing of the Nebraska Farm Bureau, Republican gubernatorial candidate Pete Ricketts believes he can win the votes of farmers and ranchers across the state. “Agriculture is the heart and soul of what we do here in Nebraska,” Ricketts...

 
 By Dave Faries    Community    June 30, 2014

Slippery when wet

Friends and family of Landon Keen celebrated his ninth birthday by improvising a slip and slide in Legion Park on Sunday. Kolton Wiegand flies face first down the wet tarp as others... Full story

 
 Community    June 30, 2014

Welcoming Arrivals - Mya Jo Makey

Mya Jo Makey Casey and Melissa (Tinkham) Makey of Seward, Neb. welcomed a baby girl, Mya Jo Makey, into their family Sunday, June 22nd, 2014 at BryanLGH in Lincoln, NE.  Mya weighed 8 lbs. 4 oz. and... Full story

 
 Obituaries    June 30, 2014

James W. (Jim) Benzel

James W. (Jim) Benzel, 64 of Gering and former Sidney resident passed away Friday morning, June 27, 2014. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m., Wednesday, July 2nd in the First United Methodist... Full story

 
 Community    June 30, 2014

Community Calendar 06-30-14

Friday, July 4 Independence Day The City of Sidney will be closed on Friday, July 4, in observance of Independence Day.  All City Departments will be closed including the Landfill and the Library. The Dial-a-ride Bus and Stage Line Bus will not be... Full story

 
 By Mark Watson    Community    June 30, 2014

No Till Notes: 'Enjoyable Meeting'

I just got home from a real enjoyable no till field day meeting at Pat and Shane Cullan’s farm south of Chadron. We had a nice turnout and some good conversation throughout the morning on the benefits of continuous no till crop production on dry la...

 
 Sports    June 30, 2014

Legion Tournament - Sidney shoots down Buckley, 11-7

No single aspect ensured Sidney's 11-7 win in Sunday's third place game of Post 17's home tournament. On offense, Sidney belted out 14 hits, four of them for extra bases, and took advantage of...

 
 By Dave Faries    Sports    June 30, 2014

Legion Tournament - Big fourth inning leads to win

As if to prove Sidney had shrugged of Friday night's woes, Bradey Holtz pulled off an audacious move to open Saturday's game against Hershland. The speedy leadoff hitter drew a walk in the bottom of...

 
 By Dave Faries    Sports    June 30, 2014

Legion Tournament - Sidney splits first day games

Friday - Burton fans 9, overpowers Gordon in opener Sidney pounded out 10 runs in their home tournament opener against Gordon. Starting pitcher Kyle Burton needed just one, as he blanked the visitors...