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City of Sidney welcomes Fall season in big way

SIDNEY, Neb. — Oktoberfest in the Panhandle is more than a seasonal beer. The annual Oktoberfest celebration started in Sidney Friday afternoon when the committee tapped the keg at 12 p.m. and provided Oktoberfest beer for the community. A variety of food was served at the fairgrounds. The celebration features different activities, live music and a craft fair.
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Lincoln Couple Killed in Car Crash

A Lincoln couple was killed in a two-vehicle crash Tuesday afternoon in Morrill County. The couple has been identified as 74 year old Joyce Glaesemann and 75 year old William Glaesemann. The Nebraska State Patrol says the Glaesemann’s Subaru Forester passed a semi and then attempted to make a left...
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Verizon outage in Sidney area

SIDNEY - Verizon customers in the Sidney area had trouble making phone calls and sending text messages Thursday night due to a service outage. Wireless World in Sidney confirmed the network outage with News Channel Nebraska, saying Verizon was aware of the issue and were trying to resolve problem. There...
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MAC Students Promote unity & sportsmanship

SIDNEY - On Wednesday September 28th, members of the Minuteman Activities Conference Student Advisory Council joined the conference Superintendents and Activities Directors in Sidney. This group is comprised of one junior and one senior, from each conference school. Students from Banner County, Bayard, Creek Valley, Garden County, Leyton, Minatare, Potter-Dix,...
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Sidney Police Dept to purchase two police trucks

SIDNEY, Neb. -- The Sidney City Council approved two Ram trucks for the police department. Tuesday at 7:00 p.m., Police Chief Joe Aikens spoke to the Sidney City Council about replacing two police cruisers. Aikens said they have a 2012 Tahoe and a 2013 Charger that each have around 160,000...
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Cheyenne County Fair Board appreciates public's input

SIDNEY, Neb. -- The Cheyenne County Fair Board had some controversy at their latest meeting on Monday, Sept. 26. The board and concerned members of the community sat down at 6:30 p.m. to talk about the recent fair and rodeo and how they can make the event better for 2023.
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Bayard improves to 17-1 in clean sweep of Potter-Dix triangular

POTTER - Kierra Miller eclipsed 2,000 career assists and the Bayard volleyball team finished 2-0 in the Potter-Dix Triangular Tuesday night in Potter. The Tigers swept both South Platte and Potter-Dix. 6'0" junior Danika Hassel finished with 12 kills, a block and two ace serves. Joslyn Hopkins and Lexi Fiscus each had seven kills. Bayard (17-1) had a total of 38 kills, 6 blocks and 4 ace serves.
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Results: Tanquary 4th at UNK Invite

KEARNEY - Tallissa Tanquary led the Sidney Girls Cross Country team to a 12th place finish out of 21 teams at the UNK High School Invitational Cross Country meet on Monday. The junior traversed the Kearney Country Club course in 20:24.3 to finish fourth in the Class C Girls 5000 Meter race. Sidney senior Rheo Dykstra made the top-50 crossing the finish line in 44th out of 166 runners in a time of 22:56.5.
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CCS volleyball battles ranked opponents

The Chase County volleyball team saw its fair share of quality opponents last week, starting Sept. 20 with a trip to Sidney. Sidney (14-3) is ranked ninth in Class B. In the first set, CCS trailed by one point, 4-5, before a seven-point run by the Raiders put the set out of reach. The Longhorns pulled to within four points, 17-21, but dropped the set 19-25. CCS Head Coach April Lambert said the Longhorns’ offense started a bit slowly the first set.
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Peetz school announces parade Marshals

PEETZ, Colo. -- The For Peetz Sake Days parade awarded the honor of being the parade Marshals to two former Peetz teachers. This year’s 2022 For Peetz Sake Day Parade Marshals are Milly (Ross) Westphalen and Maria (Puelzl) Roberts. Westphalen was raised and graduated in the Peetz community. She...
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For Peetz Sake Day's schedule

PEETZ, Colo. -- The 2022 For Peetz Sake Days and Homecoming begin with dress up days for students on Monday, Sept. 26th. On Monday students will be dressed up at movie starts from the past, Tuesday is neon day, Wednesday is Pajama day, Thursday is decades theme where each class will dress up different decade, and Friday is school spirit day and students can wear all their Bulldogs gear.
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Sidney Girls Golf Takes Second in Alliance

ALLIANCE – The Alliance Invitational and Western Conference Girls Golf tournaments were played at Sky View Golf Course in Alliance on Monday. Scottsbluff, once again, ran away with the team title in both tournaments with a 313 team total. Sidney earned their best finish so far on the season, placing runner-up with a team total of 415. Chadron and Gering finished third and fourth respectively with Alliance and Mitchell not posting a team score for lack of players.
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Lady Raiders Sweep Scottsbluff

SIDNEY – The Sidney Lady Raiders improved to 15-3 on the season with a sweep of Western Conference foe Scottsbluff Tuesday night at the Cabela’s Athletic Facility. Sidney out hit the Bearcats 41-24 on the way to a 25-19, 25-19, 25-23 win. The Bearcats jumped out to an...
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Sidney inspires other community leaders at E3 event

SIDNEY, Neb. — Nebraskan community leaders traveled to Sidney to learn about the town's growing ecosystem. The Nebraska Community Foundation (NCF) held their E3 event in Sidney for other community leaders from around Nebraska to come learn about the community and how Sidney has grown on Sept. 22 and 23.

The Bison travel to Sidney to face the Red Raiders

NORTH PLATTE, Neb. (KNOP) - The unbeaten McCook Bison travel to Sidney with their perfect 4-0 record to face the 2-2 Red Raiders. In their previous match-up, the Bison faced Holdrege and got the win 42-7. McCook hopes to keep all their good momentum going on the road at Sidney to come away with another win.

BQA, BQAT Training to be held in Bridgeport

Nebraska Extension and Nebraska Beef Quality Assurance will be offering Beef Quality Assurance and Beef Quality Assurance Transportation Certification. Friday, October 18, 2022. 6:00pm – 8:00pm, Prairie Winds Community Center; 428 N Main St, Bridgeport, NE 69336. Nebraska Beef Quality Assurance (BQA) will be presenting the latest on the...