The Sidney Sun-Telegraph - Serving proudly since 1873 as the beautiful Nebraska Panhandle's first newspaper


Articles from the November 16, 2015 edition

Sorted by date  Results 1 - 9 of 9

 By Ryan Hermens    Community    November 16, 2015

Firefighters respond to structure fire

The Lodgepole, Sidney and Chappell volunteer fire departments responded to a structure fire southwest of Sunol on Friday night. Cheyenne County Sheriff John Jenson said the damage was extreme. "The...

 By Ryan Hermens    Community    November 16, 2015

Application for county livestock friendly designation tabled

A decision on whether or not Cheyenne County will apply for a livestock friendly designation will wait until the new year. Tyson Narjes, of the Cheyenne County Farm Bureau, told the Cheyenne County Board of Commissioners on Monday that recent...

 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Community    November 16, 2015

Nebraska gas prices fall during past week

Average retail gasoline prices in Nebraska have fallen 6.6 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.24 per gallon Sunday, according to GasBuddy’s daily survey of 1,150 gas outlets in Nebraska. This compares with the national average that has...

 By Courtney Fletcher    Community    November 16, 2015

Dean joins local law firm

Practicing law in Sidney is a natural fit for Katie Dean. Dean recently joined the firm of Sonntag, Goodwin & Leef P.C. as an associate attorney. The northern Colorado native is happy to practice...

 By Ryan Hermens    Community    November 16, 2015

Learning about county government

Students from high schools throughout Cheyenne County visited the Cheyenne County Courthouse on Monday as a part of county government day. The annual event, sponsored by the American Legion, allows...

 Community    November 16, 2015

Community Calendar 11-16-15

Upcoming VENDORS WANTED for 2nd Annual Christmas Craft Show to be held on Saturday, Dec. 12 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., at the Lodgepole Valley Youth Camp, Ft. Sidney Rd and Toledo Street, in Sidney. Please get your reservations in by Dec. 10th! For more... Full story

 By Mark Watson    Community    November 16, 2015

No Till notes: 'Power of Legumes'

As you look back through agriculture there have been some real turning points. Agriculture saw the first real leap into production agriculture in our country with the Industrial Age when mechanized agriculture really changed the face of our country....

 By Greg Knight    Sports    November 16, 2015

Lady Warriors sign with Lincoln community college

The Leyton Lady Warriors volleyball program is sending two players to the collegiate level with the signing of Diedra Waite (No. 7) and Kristine Barnett (No. 5) to the roster of Southeast Community...

 Community    November 16, 2015

City of Sidney declares "snow emergency"

The City of Sidney has declared a "snow emergency" starting at 11 p.m. tonight, while Sidney Public Schools announced a two-hour delay Tuesday due to impending weather. The National Weather Service in...