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Articles from the November 5, 2015 edition

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 By Courtney Fletcher    Community    November 5, 2015

Fairgrounds facelift continues

Progress on the new Cheyenne County Fairgrounds Pavilion is in full swing. A new enclosed steel building will replace four of the old deteriorated buildings. The previous buildings were used once a ye...

 By Ryan Hermens    Community    November 5, 2015

Plea deal reached in Pennington case

A trial scheduled to begin next week for a 19-year-old woman who faced six felony charges has been avoided after a plea deal was announced in court Wednesday. The charges against Mylissa Pennington were reduced to four class one misdemeanors – two...

 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Community    November 5, 2015

SPNRD issues 2015 fall ground water level report

The South Platte Natural Resources District (SPNRD) released this week the 2015 fall ground water level report, which gives a generalized look at the ground water levels and an insight into the areas...

 Community    November 5, 2015

Community Calendar 11-05-15

Ongoing A memorial account has been set up at American National Bank (Main Bank and Drive up locations) for Tabitha Davis. Donations can be made to: “Tabitha Davis Memorial Fund” to help defray expenses and to benefit twin daughters...

 By William H. Benson    Opinion    November 5, 2015

China's one-child policy

The Chinese people felt an immediate sense of relief last Thursday when their government stated that it will permit married couples now to have two children. The government’s one-child policy has created “a demographic nightmare,” and its...

 By Greg Knight    Sports    November 5, 2015

From the sports desk: Welcome to Nebraska

The greatest aspect of athletics is high school sports – whether it is volleyball, football, basketball, track, golf or wrestling – there is nothing more pure or essential to the athletic life...

 Community    November 5, 2015

2015 Halloween Coloring Contest Results

This year's Halloween Coloring Contest, sponsored by the Sidney Regional Medical Center and the Sidney Sun-Telegraph, received many great entries. One person from each age category was selected to...