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Articles from the September 3, 2015 edition

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 By Courtney Fletcher    Community    September 3, 2015

New gazebo in place

A new gazebo located at Greenwood Cemetery in Sidney is now open to the public. A cemetery directory is available on site for the public's convenience in finding a specific grave l...

 By Ryan Hermens    Community    September 3, 2015

Deal reached in sexual misconduct case

A plea deal was reached this week in a Cheyenne County District Court case involving a Colorado man accused of sexual misconduct. Gabriel Martinez, 50, pleaded no contest to enticement by an...

 By Ryan Hermens    Community    September 3, 2015

Woman to serve 5 years for Sidney bank robbery

A Potter woman who robbed a Sidney bank in 2014 was sentenced this week to five years imprisonment by a federal court. Janetta Lenstrom's sentence was reduced from 68 months to account for time she's...

 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Community    September 3, 2015

City offices closed on Labor Day

The City of Sidney will be closed on Monday in observance of Labor 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 running. The Solid Waste Department will be... Full story

 Community    September 3, 2015

Engagement: Smelley, McCool to marry this weekend

Rox Ann Smelley and Eric McCool, together with their families, are pleased to announce their upcoming marriage, this weekend. Rox Ann is the daughter of Sharon and the late David Smelley of Sidney.... Full story

 Community    September 3, 2015

Court Briefs 09-03-15

The following people appeared in Cheyenne County Court on Tuesday, September 1, 2015 before the Honorable Randin Roland: Garrett Nelson, age 21 of Sidney, appeared for presentment on a charge of Accessory to a Felony, a class IV felony. Preliminary... Full story

 Community    September 3, 2015

Community Calendar 09-03-15

Ongoing Dalton Prairie Sooner Museum open Saturday and Sundays from 1-4 p.m. for the rest of the summer. The Farmer’s Market is held on Saturdays through Oct. 10 at Hickory Street Square in Sidney from 8 -11 a.m. The Bridge Marathon will begin... Full story

 By Stephen McKay    Sports    September 3, 2015

Talking Sports: Time for the rest of the local teams to kick off

For two of the football teams in The Sidney Sun-Telegraph coverage area, Friday will be the first game of their season. For another, the Peetz Bulldogs, it will seem like a season opener in many...

 By Stephen McKay    Sports    September 3, 2015

Sidney aims for 2-0 start on road

After traveling the long road to Chadron to win its football opener 41-7 last week, Sidney High will aim to make it two straight road wins this week. Sidney will take another long bus ride this...