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Articles from the March 9, 2022 edition

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Primary Ballot Full

The May 10, 2022 Primary Ballot is dominated by candidates seeking to return to office. Of the 30 seats available, seven are challengers and one seat is vacant. No names were submitted for the office...

 

Ila Jean Taylor

Ila Jean Taylor, 88, of Sidney, formerly of Lodgepole, passed away Wednesday afternoon, March 9, 2022 at the Sidney Regional Medical Center- Extended Care. Funeral Services will be held at 1:00 p.m....

 

Sue Ann Shepherd

Sue Ann Shepherd, 77, of Dix died at her home on Monday, February 28, 2022. According to her wishes, cremation has taken place and a memorial service will be held on Saturday, March 12 at 10:00 a.m....

 
 By Pete Ricketts    Opinion    March 9, 2022

An Energetic Response to Russia

Russia’s attack on Ukraine is an assault on freedom everywhere.  As leader of the free world, the United States must issue a strong response that will isolate Russia – and the world must follow...

 

Celebrating 42 Years

The shuffle of papers and discussion of company plans were put on hold as the meeting room was transformed into a reception area recognizing a retirement after 42 years of employment. He grew up on a...

 

Rolling Protest

Thursday afternoon, people started to gather at the west side of Sidney. It had the feeling of something expected, almost supernatural, as the American Freedom Convoy trucks were anticipated. Early...

 
 By Dan Carlson    Opinion    March 9, 2022

What Can Be Done?

You need not be a meteorologist to see the storm clouds gathering on the horizon. I speak metaphorically, but just as you know it’s time to seek shelter when the sky looks ominous and warning sirens...

 

Who Is Your Friend?

The other day I sat down to write another article and my mind went blank! Go figure. So I loaded up the CD player with music by an old favorite of mine… C.W. McCall. I doubt many youngsters (anyone...

 

Managing Fear

Almost two years ago, the normal television feeds of news, sitcoms and game shows was interrupted by Breaking News. A deadly virus was identified in China. We can fill in our own story line based on t...

 

Delta Dawn When The Light Comes On

God gave us children to bring us hope and assure the future. “Behold, children are a heritage from the Lord; the fruit of the womb, a reward like arrows in the hand of a warrior, so are the...

 

Financial Advisors Can Help Reduce Anxiety

The long-running coronavirus pandemic has fueled a lot of anxieties – including financial ones. But some people have had far fewer worries than others. Consider this: Among those investors who work with a financial advisor, 84% said that doing so...

 

Lenten Season

Ash Wednesday begins the season of Lent, and it reminds Christians of two central truths of our human condition. First, we are mortal. Genesis 3 says we are earth to earth, ashes to ashes, dust to dust. Adam comes from Adamah, meaning soil, the...

 

ASA President Testifies for Soy Growers Before House Agriculture Committee on Title I of Farm Bill

ASA President Brad Doyle (AR) recently testified during the U.S. House of Representatives Agriculture Committee’s hearing on Title I of the farm bill, specifically farm safety net components of the...

 

Edge Dairy Farmer Cooperative: Canada's TRQ Proposal Continues Unfair Treatment of US Exports

GREEN BAY, Wis. ­— Edge Dairy Farmer Cooperative, one of the largest dairy co-ops in the U.S., said today the proposed changes by the Canadian government to how it administers its tariff-rate quotas (TRQs) for U.S. dairy would continue to block...

 
 By Mike Motz    Sports    March 9, 2022

Second Half Swoon Stops Leyton

Leyton's Warrior Boys Basketball team blazed through their regular season schedule with an 18-and-4 record, a D1-12 Subdistrict Championship and a District Final appearance. However, the season came...

 
 By Mike Motz    Sports    March 9, 2022

Mullen Too Much For Potter-Dix

Potter-Dix's Coyote Basketball team ended their season on Tuesday, March 1, with a loss to the Mullen Broncos in the D2-8 District Final at Hershey High School. Potter-Dix ends their outstanding...

 

Potter-Dix Speech Team Going to State

Chandell Oleson has been the head coach for five years and has had the privilege of working with Assistant Coach Morgan Boots for four of those years. In 2019 Potter-Dix brought home the state title...

 
 By David Bryan    Opinion    March 9, 2022

Killing Innocent Children

In the first century A.D. a baby was born; His name was Jesus.  It was prophesied that He would become the King of the Jews.  At the time of His birth a king ruled over Judah by the name of...

 

Plummer Returns to Sidney as High School Principal

After about a year away from Sidney High School, Ryan Plummer is returning as the new principal. He will replace Chris Arent who accepted the superintendent's duties with the Potter-Dix School...

 

Public Records

Cheyenne County Sheriff March 3 12:46 A.M, Transport, Cheyenne Co 10:20 A.M, Welfare Check, North Ward School 12:02 P.M, Property Lost, Cheyenne Co 1:33 P.M, Theft Vehicle, 309 Dakota Rd 1:43 P.M, Welfare Check, Cheyenne Villa 2:51 P.M, Village...

 
 By Steve Erdman    Opinion    March 9, 2022

Straight Talk From Steve

I serve on the Legislature’s Appropriations Committee. The Appropriations Committee is charged with the task of putting together the State’s budget. In other words, we decide how the State spends...

 
 By Deb Fischer    Opinion    March 9, 2022

Ukraine Crisis Demands We Reevaluate Our Approach to Dealing with Putin

On Thursday, February 24, the world awoke to news that Russia had invaded Ukraine. Vladimir Putin launched attacks from land, air, and sea. By the next day, Russian forces had reached the outskirts...

 

In Support of 'Right to Repair'

The  Right to Repair policy would allow consumers, maintenance people, computer experts, and mechanics the right to repair equipment. The importance of this policy is to reestablish support for consu...

 

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