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Articles from the September 11, 2014 edition

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 By Will Korn    Sports    September 11, 2014

Sidney's Ekart selected as assistant coach for 2015 Nebraska Shrine Bowl

Sidney High School football coach Todd Ekart has been selected as a coach for the North team in the 2015 Nebraska Shrine Bowl. The Shrine Bowl, which started in 1958, was created to honor outstanding...

 
 By Dawn Graves    Community    September 11, 2014

Electric rates to rise 10% for Sidney residents

Electricity rates for the city of Sidney are increasing by 10 percent after an ordinance was passed Tuesday night by city council. According to Public Services Director John Hehnke, the rate increase is necessary due to new regulations passed down... Full story

 
 By Dawn Graves    Community    September 11, 2014

Demolition duty

City workers spray water on the debris of the old Elwell building at the corner of 9th Ave. and Hickory to keep airborne asbestos at bay during demolition Thursday morning. According to Brad Rowan,... Full story

 
 Obituaries    September 11, 2014

Death Notice - Ella Mae Goranson

Ella Mae Goranson, 85 of Sidney, died Wednesday afternoon, Sept. 10, 2014 at the Golden Living Center in Sidney. Funeral arrangements are pending and will announced when available. You can view the online obituary and share condolences with the... Full story

 
 Community    September 11, 2014

Community Calendar 09-11-14

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. Thursday, Sept. 11 Bingo at the... Full story

 
 By William H. Benson    Opinion    September 11, 2014

Stalin and Khrushchev's Great Purge

Although President Obama has ordered airstrikes on the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS), the Pentagon is saying that “further strikes are needed in both Iraq and Syria to stop the militants from regrouping.” Then, from the Red Square in...

 
 Sports    September 11, 2014

Sidney Shooting Park Week 1 Standings as of Sept. 9

Sidney Shooting Park Week 1 Standings as of Sept. 9 Fall Trap League Sept. 9 Teams Leftovers LO 172 E Free Team EF 96 Individuals Ladies Diane Sill W EF 39 Individuals Men Walt Kern LO 46 Dexter Smith LO 44 Jeff Ellwanger LO 42 Spencer Ellwanger LO... Full story

 
 Sports    September 11, 2014

Talking Sports: Spain out, Lithuania is now Europe's top power; U.S. must be cautious

For the last five or so years, Spain has played second fiddle to the United States as the second-best international basketball team in the world. There have been some memorable dogfights between those two countries, including a couple of...