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Articles from the December 3, 2015 edition

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 By Ryan Hermens    Community    December 3, 2015

Attorney general speaks with Creek Valley students

CHAPPELL – As part of a tour throughout the state, Nebraska's chief law enforcement officer met with Creek Valley High School students this week. Nebraska Attorney General Doug Peterson, who was...

 By Ryan Hermens    Community    December 3, 2015

Trial set for man accused of leading police on car chase

The trial has been set for a Wyoming man accused of leading law enforcement officers on a two-state car chase that ended near Sidney. Joseph Mladenik, 40, of Cheyenne, Wyo., is scheduled to appear Dec...

 By Courtney Fletcher    Community    December 3, 2015

Headed to state: Potter-Dix wins district one-act competition

Potter-Dix earned the top spot at the district one act play competition in Hyannis on Wednesday and will advance to the state competition next week. Potter-Dix presented "Eurydice" by Sarah Ruhl to...

 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Community    December 3, 2015

2 railroad crossings to be closed next week

Two railroad crossings will be closed next week due to maintenance. The crossing on County Road 125 near U.S. Hwy. 30, which was originally scheduled to be closed Friday, will now be closed from 7 a.m. to 5 a.m. Monday. Additionally, the railroad...

 By Courtney Fletcher    Community    December 3, 2015

Mintken-Davison Post 301 hosts "Sons of the American Legion" meeting

Dalton American Legion Mintken-Davison Post 301 will host a meeting Monday night to establish a Sons of the American Legion (S.A.L.) squadron. The Mintken-Davison Post 301 organizational meeting will begin at 7 p.m. on Monday, Dec. 7, at Legion Hall...

 Community    December 3, 2015

Court Briefs 12-03-15

The following people appeared in Cheyenne County District Court on Wednesday before the Honorable Derek C. Weimer: Kristin Gulley, 30, appeared in court for arraignment on five counts of distributing child pornography, which are Class ID felonies.... Full story

 Community    December 3, 2015

Community Calendar 12-03-15

Upcoming Enduring Stitches will be hosting a quilt display from Monday to Thursday of this week and next week from 7 a.m. to 11 a.m. and 12 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. On Friday, Dec. 4 and Dec. 11, quilts will be on display from 7 a.m. to 10 a.m. Quilts will... Full story

 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Community    December 3, 2015

Winners in historical museum, Post Commander's home decorating contest announced

The Cheyenne County Historical Museum and Post Commander’s Home have been decorated by various groups and individuals for the Christmas season. Winners of the contest are as follows: Museum - adult division: First place - Sidney Public Library...

 By William H. Benson    Opinion    December 3, 2015

Lebanon's Civil War

In the book, The Black Swan: The Impact of the Highly Improbable, the book’s author Nassim Nicholas Taleb describes the people in Lebanon, his native country. It was, he writes, “an example of coexistence,” “a mosaic of cultures and...