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Articles from the May 22, 2019 edition

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 By Don Ogle    News    May 22, 2019

County Sees Adjustments to Valuations, Growth Due to Construction

Adjustments to the state’s tax tables, coupled with updates to county valuations resulted in a wide swing of property values reviewed by the Cheyenne County Commissioners, sitting as the County...

 

Program Focuses on Child Welfare

When children are involved in the courts or human services systems, the process can get complicated. Addressing the needs of the child or children and of the parents involved becomes a balancing act...

 
 By Sam Crisler    News    May 22, 2019

Time Clicking Down on Legislative Session

LINCOLN--Time is running out for Nebraska state senators to get their bills passed before the last day of the current legislative session, recently announced by Speaker Jim Scheer as May 31 — four days shy of the regular 90 days in odd-year...

 

DOT REMINDERS: Click It Or Ticket Now On

LINCOLN - As the Memorial Day holiday approaches, the Nebraska Department of Transportation (NDOT) Highway Safety Office is reminding all drivers of the importance of safe driving practices. The...

 

City Holiday Schedule

The City of Sidney will be closed on Monday, May 27, in observance of Memorial Day. All City Departments will be closed including the Landfill and the Library. The Dial-a-ride Bus and Stage Line Bus will not be running. The Solid Waste Department...

 

One More Bid

Gunnar Kroeger calls for bids on a painting held behind him during Saturday's dinner and auction for the Sidney Shooting Park benefit dinner and auction. Proceeds from the event support the Shooting...

 

Kathryn A. "Katie" Miller - Service Notice

Kathryn A. “Katie” Miller, age 89, of Beaumont, TX and formerly of Gurley, NE area, passed away Friday, February 22, 2019 in Texas. Memorial services will be held at 10:00 A.M. Saturday, May 25, 2019 in the Weyerts Immanuel Lutheran Church with...

 

Fischer, Sasse, and Fortenberry Offices To Host Service Academy Day

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Senators Deb Fischer (R-Neb.), Ben Sasse (R-Neb.), and Representative Jeff Fortenberry (R-Neb.) have announced the 2019 Service Academy Day will take place on Saturday, May 25, in Bellevue. The event will help young people in...

 

Touchstone Award Winners Announced

Each year, through the Touchstone Award Program, area schools are able to recognize and award two high school students for outstanding performance. Wheat Belt Public Power District recently announced the winners for the 2018-2019 school year. On...

 
 By Don Ogle    News    May 22, 2019

Highway Hail

Friday brought the first severe summer-type weather to the area with high winds and hail. The storm forced the relocation of the season’s first Downtown Sounds concert, and out on the highway, cars...

 

Shirley J. Walker - Obituary

Shirley J. Walker, 86, of Gothenburg, died May 18, 2019 in Gothenburg, NE.  She was born February 3, 1933 in Seward, NE daughter of  Edward and Emma (Cordes) Buehrer.   Her family moved around a...

 

Betty Jean Shields - Obituary

Betty Jean Shields, born June 7, 1927, passed away April 27, 2019. She was 91 years old. Betty had a full life filled with friends and family. Her favorite places were her homes in Sidney and Lake...

 
 By Mike Motz    Sports    May 22, 2019

Legion Juniors Drop Two

Sidney's American Legion Post 17 Junior Baseball Team opened their home schedule on Sunday with a double header against Fort Morgan, Colo., and came out on the wrong side of the score in both games...

 
 By Mike Motz    Sports    May 22, 2019

Lewis Leads Sidney At State

Sidney's Red Raider Track & Field team qualified numerous athletes through the District Championships on May 9, and a busload of Red Raiders made the trip to Omaha on Thursday afternoon. Friday...

 
 By Mike Motz    Sports    May 22, 2019

Creek Valley's Reichman Brings Home Two Medals

Creek Valley’s Storm Track & Field team sent several student athletes to the NSAA Track & Field Championships on Friday and Saturday. Creek Valley senior Cooper Reichman brought home two medals in...

 

Full Slate of Fishing Events Scheduled This Summer

LINCOLN – Fishing season is here, and the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission has lined up a series of events for anglers of all ages. Community Fishing Nights, formerly known as Family Fishing Nights, are held at lakes and ponds across the state....

 

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