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

Articles from the May 4, 2015 edition

Sorted by date  Results 1 - 11 of 11



Great Trash Race keeps Sidney beautiful

More than 300 community members worked together this weekend to pick up trash throughout town in efforts to keep Sidney beautiful. On May 2, Keep Sidney Beautiful held its annual Great Trash Race....

 
 By Ryan Hermens    Community    May 4, 2015

Commissioners grant permit for Pit Acres

Work will resume this week at a gravel mining operation site near Sidney that in recent years led to a court battle and permanent injection preventing such activities. The Cheyenne County Commissioners unanimously approved a conditional use permit...

 

Sidney Volunteer Fire Department honors members at banquet

The Sidney Volunteer Fire Department held its annual banquet at Dude's on Saturday evening. The banquet is held to honor and recognize the Sidney firefighters, with awards given for years of service...

 

For 12th straight year, Dental Day on tap for June

For the 12th consecutive year, students from the University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Dentistry will head west to be a part of “Dental Day” on June 5 and 6. This is an opportunity for children to receive dental care at no cost. “A g...

 

Gas prices climb 3 cents on average over past week

Average retail gasoline prices in Nebraska have risen 3 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.46 per gallon on Sunday, according to GasBuddy’s daily survey of 1,150 gas outlets in Nebraska. This compares with the national average that...

 

Nominations sought for 'Family Physician of the Year' award

The Nebraska Academy of Family Physicians is seeking nominations for the Nebraska Family Physician of the Year. This award is given annually to a Nebraska Family Physician who best demonstrates the qualities of comprehensive and continuing “care...

 

Community Calendar 05-04-15

Week of May 5-8 Western Nebraska Community College’s cosmetology department at the Sidney campus is offering a Mother’s Day special that includes a hot oil manicure, hot hand wax and a spa pedicure for $17. Call (308) 254-7456 for an... Full story

 
 By Mark Watson    Community    May 4, 2015

No Till Notes: 'Potential, Part 2'

Last week, I took a look at the amount of precipitation we have received to produce a winter wheat crop this year and a projected yield for this year’s crop assuming normal precipitation between now and winter wheat maturation. This week, I’d...

 
 By Stephen McKay    Sports    May 4, 2015

MINUTEMAN ATHLETIC CONFERENCE MEET: Potter-Dix boys', girls' collect runner-up finishes

BAYARD – On multiple occasions Saturday morning, Leyton distance runner – and now conference champion – Rhett Dye felt sick to his stomach. But with little warning, Dye laced up his cleats under...

 
 By Stephen McKay    Sports    May 4, 2015

WESTERN CONFERENCE MEET: Red Raiders sweep conference crowns

SCOTTSBLUFF – The Sidney Red Raiders track teams – boys and girls – are the champions of the Western Conference. Led by event wins by Jake Heeren, Alex Linneman and the 4x800-relay team at...

 

Peetz relay teams shine at 1A Invitational

Class 1A schools from around the state descended on Limon, Colo. on Saturday with the annual 1A Invitational. More than 30 teams showed up with Springfield taking the boys’ title while Shining Mountain ruled the girls’ meet. Boosted again by its...

 

Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2018