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Articles from the September 18, 2015 edition

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 By Ryan Hermens    Community    September 18, 2015

Legislative hearing set for Sidney on Tuesday

Members of the Nebraska Legislature's Natural Resources Committee will be in Sidney on Tuesday as part of an ongoing study into how the oil and gas industry is regulated in the state. A Legislative...

 By Courtney Fletcher    Community    September 18, 2015

Office of human development program provides services

The Office of Human Development in Sidney has been servicing the community since 2012 with the Panhandle Employment Connections program. The Panhandle Employment Connections program is a vocational...

 By The Sun-Telegraph staff    Community    September 18, 2015

Sidney High football team loses first game of 2015 campaign

The Sidney High School football team lost for the first time this season, falling to powerhouse McCook by a 35-13 score on Friday night at Weymouth Field. The Red Raiders slipped to 3-1, while McCook improved to 4-0. Pick up Monday's edition of The... Full story

 By M. Timothy Nolting    Community    September 18, 2015

Veteran's History Project: The Zeek Homestead

"Section 18, Township 17, North of Range 18, West of the Indian Meridian, Oklahoma." So reads the land description of Homestead Certificate No. 9951. My great-grandfather, Ira Zeek, was granted this...

 Community    September 18, 2015

Community Calendar 09-18-15

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. Fri.-Sun., Sept. 18-20 The Dalton... Full story

 By Pastor Doug Birky    Community    September 18, 2015

Let God define marriage

As all of us are aware, our U.S. Supreme Court ruled last June that same sex couples can now be legally married throughout our country. The court claimed that it was an issue of equality, dignity and civil rights granted by the Constitution. In this...

 Community    September 18, 2015

Good Old Days 09-18-15

Compiled By Delaney Uhrig These stories from the past first appeared in The Sidney Telegraph. Original writing is preserved, though some stories were shortened for space reasons. 50 Years Ago...

 By Stephen McKay    Sports    September 18, 2015

Sidney volleyball spikes Alliance

The Sidney Lady Raiders volleyball team took on their first district opponent of the season Thursday night at the Cabela's Athletic Facility and prevailed over Alliance in four sets. Sidney (3-4, 1-0)...

 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Sports    September 18, 2015

Storm falls to Sedgwick County in volleyball

The Creek Valley High School volleyball team crossed the border into Julesburg, Colo., on Thursday night and dropped a match in straight sets to the Sedgwick County Cougars in a non-district matchup. The Storm (5-3) battled the Cougars (3-3) with a...

 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Sports    September 18, 2015

Raider X-country teams bring home pair of seconds

The Sidney High cross country teams put in strong efforts at the McCook Invite on Thursday, as both the boys and girls captured second-place finishes. Additionally, Sidney had three medalists: Jami...