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Articles from the August 28, 2014 edition

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 By Dawn Graves    Community    August 28, 2014

Local students benefit from leadership camp

Three area students attended the Great Plains Rotary Youth Leadership Awards at Halsey 4-H camp, bringing home lessons on leadership, team-building skills and memories. Megan Neal and Cassy Ross of...

 
 By Caitlin Sievers    Community    August 28, 2014

Health care costs cause Sidney to trim budget

Sidney was forced to make some tough decisions regarding the 2014-2015 proposed budget once staff learned of major increases in health care costs for the coming year. “We did have some unexpected challenges with health insurance costs,” said...

 
 Obituaries    August 28, 2014

Death Notice - Karen Sue Elliott

Karen Sue Elliott, 72 of Sidney, passed away at her home Monday, Aug. 25, 2014. Funeral arrangements are pending and will be announced when available. Gehrig-Stitt Chapel & Cremation Service, LLC is in charge of Sue’s care and funeral... Full story

 
 Obituaries    August 28, 2014

Doris Monahan

Doris (Lafler) Monahan, 90, died Sunday Aug. 24 at Sterling Regional Medical Center. Visitation will be at Tennant Funeral Home on Thursday 10 to 6 p.m. and a funeral service 10:30 a.m. Friday, Aug.... Full story

 
 Community    August 28, 2014

Community Calendar 08-28-14

Ongoing Ladies Chamber Farmers Market at Hickory Square every Saturday during summer (through Sept.) from 8 to 11 a.m. Any Vendors with produce or crafts are welcome! Contact Margaret Lienemann at 254-7343 for info. Friday, Aug. 29 Tailgate with our... Full story

 
 By William H. Benson    Opinion    August 28, 2014

Robin Williams was his generation's best jester

Robin Williams was born in 1951, and I in 1953. Due to his rapid-fire wit, his zany antics and his overabundance of comedic talents, success came quick for him, more so than it did for others of our generation. In 1978, when I was trying to teach...

 
 By Will Korn    Sports    August 28, 2014

Talking Sports: Rockies' 2014 season is lost: time to prepare for critical offseason

The Colorado Rockies still have 30 games left to play this season. But with a dismal 53-79 record – hey, it’s still better than my Texas Rangers’ record so Rickies’ fans pat yourselves on the back – the team might start thinking about its p...

 
 Sports    August 28, 2014

Area Sports Schedule

Area upcoming sports schedule 8/29 - Sidney girls’ golf conf. tournament (Hillside) 9 a.m. 8/29 - Sidney football vs Chadron (H) 7 p.m 8/29 - Creek Valley football at Sedgwick County 7 p.m. 8/29 - Peetz football at Arickaree/Woodlin 7... Full story

 
 By Will Korn    Sports    August 28, 2014

The wait is almost over: Chadron clash is Friday

Senior running back/defensive back Michael Muggli scopes out the ball carrier in anticipation of a tackle.... Full story