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

Articles from the September 30, 2020 edition

Sorted by date  Results 1 - 23 of 23



The Value of Housing

“Affordable” has different meanings, depending on if the buyer has two quarters in his pocket or an extensive line of credit. The same can be said for determining a community's housing market. Add...

 

Aurleen Evelyn Nelson

Aurleen Evelyn Nelson, 92 of Loveland, died September 13, 2020, in Loveland due to complications caused by radiation for cancer. Aurleen was born July 13, 1928 in Humphrey, NE to Anton and Loretta (Sc...

 

Cheyenne County Receives Dividend Check

LINCOLN – Cheyenne County has received another membership dividend, this time in the amount of $16,530, from the Nebraska Intergovernmental Risk Management Association (NIRMA), the county’s property, liability and workers’ compensation...

 

Chamber Updates City Council

The Cheyenne County Chamber of Commerce continues to stay active in promoting the business community of Sidney and the county, according to Chamber President and CEO Hope Feeney. Feeney met with the...

 

Sidney News Briefs

Sidney to Observe Columbus Day The City of Sidney will be observing the Columbus Day holiday on Monday, October 12. All City Departments will be closed, including the Library and the Landfill, and the public transportation bus will not be running....

 

COVID Update

As of Sept. 28, the Nebraska Panhandle has experienced nine deaths related to the COVID-19 virus. The Panhandle Public Health District reported 14,052 people have been tested since March. Of that numb...

 

Nebraska Strong Recovery Project Provides Crisis Counseling, Outreach During COVID Pandemic

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) awarded the Nebraska Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) and Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) funding to implement a crisis...

 

James Edward Minshall

James E. Minshall, age 91, passed away Tuesday, September 22, 2020 in Sidney, NE. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 A.M., Monday, September 28, 2020 in the Gehrig-Stitt Chapel with Pastor Lee...

 

Everyone Please Calm Down

The death of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsberg (RGB) earlier this month and President Trump’s subsequent nomination of Amy Coney Barrett (ACB) to fill her seat has set in motion a chain of e...

 

Good Writing

Mark Twain once said, “The difference between the right word and the wrong word is really a large matter. ‘Tis the difference between the lightning bug and the lightning.” Some writers choose...

 

Public Opinion and Moral Values

“Without a vision, the people perish.” That might sound a little preachy, critical, or condemning even. It might even sound a little egotistical. Go my way or you’re wrong. Well, actually that...

 

Lessons from Experienced Investors

Those who have lived a long time have done a lot, seen a lot – and can teach us a lot. And that’s certainly true when it comes to investing. Consider some of the lessons you might learn from experienced investors: Regulate your emotions. In the...

 

Is Civil War Upon Us?

With a houseful of cowpokes it feels like there is always a civil war erupting – there are guns going off, military pursuits, friendly fire and an array of combat situations. "Mama, he hit me on...

 

Coronavirus Food Assistance Program Underway

WASHINGTON – President Donald J. Trump and U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue recently announced up to an additional $14 billion for agricultural producers who continue to face market disruptions and associated costs because of COVID-19. Si...

 
 By Mike Motz    Sports    September 30, 2020

Potter-Dix Coyotes Defense Stops Arthur County 52-32

Potter-Dix’s Coyote Football team continued their undefeated start and moved to 4-and-0 on the season by defeating the favored Arthur County Wolves at Combs Field Friday night. The two high-powered...

 
 By Mike Motz    Sports    September 30, 2020

Lady Coyotes Have Tough Week

Potter-Dix’s Lady Coyote Volleyball team has had success so far in the season, but went through a difficult week, losing four of five matches, with the last two losses coming at a home tournament...

 
 By Mike Motz    Sports    September 30, 2020

Leyton's Lady Warriors Split During Week

Leyton’s Lady Warrior Volleyball team had a home Triangular last Tuesday Sept. 22 then traveled to Kimball on Thursday for another Triangular in a busy week of action that had the Leyton squad go...

 
 By Mike Motz    Sports    September 30, 2020

Creek Valley Storm Blasts Banner County 85-14

Creek Valley’s Storm Football team made it three in a row with a lopsided 85-to-14 victory in Harrisburg Friday night. The Storm scored early and often as the Wildcats could not stop the...

 
 By Mike Motz    Sports    September 30, 2020

Sidney Boys Cross Country Tops at Ogallala

Sidney’s Red Raider Cross Country teams traveled to Ogallala on Thursday and had a successful meet, with the boys taking first place and the girls placing fourth overall. The boys were led by...

 
 By Mike Motz    Sports    September 30, 2020

Warriors Wallop Morrill 47-12

Leyton’s Warrior Football team capped Homecoming Week in Dalton with a dominating 47-to-12 victory over the Morrill Lions Friday night. After a slow start by both offenses, Leyton put up the first...

 
 By Mike Motz    Sports    September 30, 2020

Raiders Run Past South Sioux City

Sidney’s Red Raider Football team overcame a slow start to score 26 unanswered points to defeat the South Sioux City Cardinals 26-to-7 in Valentine Friday afternoon. As both teams had COVID-19...

 
 By Mike Motz    Sports    September 30, 2020

Sidney Battles Through Busy Week

The Sidney Lady Raider Volleyball team had a busy week, starting with a home match against the Chase County Lady Longhorns last Tuesday Sept. 22. Sidney again started slowly, and dropped a tight...

 

South Platte NRD September Meeting

On Tuesday, September 8, the South Platte Natural Resources District (SPNRD) Board of Directors (Board) hosted their monthly meeting at 5 p.m. at the South Platte NRD Conference Room (551 Parkland Drive, Sidney NE). Thad Kuntz, P.G., Adaptive...

 

Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2020