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Articles from the July 29, 2015 edition

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As new pool costs edge higher, City Council delays action

The Sidney City Council tabled an agenda item on Tuesday that would have allowed the proposed new swimming pool project to move forward after bids came back higher than expected. Mayor Mark...


Driver's education class stresses text-and-drive dangers

Motor vehicle crashes are the leading cause of death among 15 to 20 year olds, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The lack of driving experience is a main factor to the high...

 By Stephen McKay    Sports    July 29, 2015

Annual triathlon on tap for Saturday in Sidney

Even if you're not in the best shape of your life, there are still ways most people will be able to participate in the Dash for the Splash. For the second straight year, the Sidney Regional Medical...


Veteran's History Project - Vickie L. Morlock

Vickie L. Morlock Corporal U.S. Marine Corps 1980-1985 EDITOR'S NOTE: This story is one of many American Veteran accounts published in The Sidney Sun-Telegraph. The writer, who is from Potter, is...


Verna J. Sayler

Verna J. Sayler, 81 of Sidney, passed away Thursday morning, July 23, 2015 at the Golden Living Center in Sidney. Memorial Services will be held at 2 p.m., Friday, July 31, in the First United... Full story


William C. "Bill" Jenks

William C. "Bill" Jenks, 60 of Sidney, passed away at his home, Tuesday, July 21, 2015. A Memorial Mass will be at 11 a.m., Friday, July 31, in the St. Patrick's Catholic Church. Rosary services will... Full story


Dan Pursley

Dan Pursley, 73, a Gurley resident since 2001, passed away early Monday morning, July 27, 2015 at the Medical Center of the Rockies in Loveland, Colo. Cremation has taken place and services will be planned and announced at a later date. You can view... Full story


Max Wilkie

Max Wilkie, 90, passed away July 23, 2015 at Sterling House Assisted Living in Loveland, Colo. He was born May 10, 1925 to Robert and Florence (Halkyard) Wilkie on the Wilkie Farm south of Gibbon, Neb. He attended Gibbon Public School and graduated... Full story


Dress Down Days donation

The Potter American Legion Post #291 recently received funds raised from the June Dress Down Day program. A total of $890.74 was raised in support of the Potter Legion Hall to help with restoration... Full story


Community Calendar 07-29-15

Dalton Prairie Sooner Museum open Saturday and Sundays from 1-4 p.m., for the rest of the summer. Farmer’s Market on Saturdays July 11 through Oct. 10 at Hickory Street Square from 8 to 11 a.m. in Sidney Tuesday, Aug. 4 A Parkinson’s support... Full story


3 local students to receive degrees at UNK's summer commencement

KEARNEY, Neb. – Graduate and undergraduate degrees for 244 will be conferred at University of Nebraska at Kearney commencement exercises on Friday at 10 a.m. in the Nebraskan Student Union. Three area students will be receiving degrees: Kaela Cole...


What should you know about establishing a trust?

You don’t have to be a CEO or multimillionaire to benefit from a trust. In fact, many people gain advantages from establishing one – so it may be useful to learn something about this common estate-planning tool. Why would you want a trust? For...


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