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Articles from the November 17, 2015 edition

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 By Ryan Hermens    Community    November 17, 2015

Planning Commission delays action on proposed development

A preliminary plat application for a residential development was tabled by the Sidney Planning Commission on Monday evening. The owner, Michael Nelson, and developer, Brad Harper, had submitted an...

 
 By Courtney Fletcher    Community    November 17, 2015

Welcoming winter to the panhandle

Tuesday brought below freezing temperatures, snow accumulation and school cancelations, meaning winter is here. Even though winter comes as no surprise for Nebraskans, many are not prepared for its...

 
 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Community    November 17, 2015

Evans tabbed November artist of the month

The Cheyenne County Art Guild has selected Margaret Ann Evans as its November artist of the month. It is the third time Evans, who has been a member of the art guild since 2010, has been named the...

 
 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Community    November 17, 2015

Two county roads closed due to railroad crossing repairs

A pair of county roads will be closed for parts of this week due to railroad crossing repairs. County Road 105 near U.S. Hwy. 30 closed Tuesday at 7 a.m. for the repairs. It will reopen at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 18. CR 109 near U.S. Hwy. 30 is...

 
 By Ryan Hermens    Community    November 17, 2015

Collections sought for Operation Christmas Child

A local church is again seeking donations to benefit children affected by natural disasters or wars throughout the world. Operation Christmas Child, headed internationally by Samaritan’s Purse and organized locally by the Sidney Evangelical Free...

 
 Obituaries    November 17, 2015

Sharon (Sherri) Dee Bauman Robinson

Sharon (Sherri) Dee Bauman Robinson passed away Nov. 15, 2015 at Heritage Estates in Gering. Sherri was a loving mother, wife, and friend. She will be missed by all that knew her. At her request,... Full story

 
 Community    November 17, 2015

Court Brief 11-17-15

The following people appeared in Cheyenne County Court on Monday, Nov. 16, before the Honorable Randin Roland: Victor Wooley, 35, of Sidney, appeared for a pre-trial conference on an amended charge of obstruction, which is a Class I misdemeanor. He r... Full story

 
 Community    November 17, 2015

Community Calendar 11-17-15

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 For The Sun-Telegraph    Community    November 17, 2015

App challenge set for high school students

Congressman Adrian Smith (R-NE) has announced the second annual Congressional App Challenge for Nebraska’s Third District. This nationwide competition is designed to promote innovation and engagement in science, technology, engineering and math...

 
 By Courtney Fletcher    Community    November 17, 2015

Coat donation for those in need

Cabela's employees made their annual winter wear donation to the Community Action Partnership of Western Nebraska last week. The Clothes Hamper in Sidney cleans all of the donated items free of...

 
 By C.J. Cornelius Jr. MD    Opinion    November 17, 2015

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Reader doesn't like the current trend

Dear Editor: I have watched the city’s boom and bust cycles since the closing of the Army depot but am not liking the trend that currently exists. We have lost the best city manager we have ever had, the most qualified police chief in memory, the... Full story