Latest News and Sports from Chadrad.com http://www.chadrad.com Local news and sports stories from Chadron and the surrounding tri-state area. (Neb.)-Chadron City Council Met Monday Night http://www.chadrad.com/newsstory.cfm?story=35330 (Chadron)-The latest meeting of the Chadron city council was held Monday evening.   The meeting began with the introduction of new city employee Gale Kittell, who is a full time dispatcher for the police department. Kittell hails from Wyoming where he was a rancher. He moved to Chadron with his... (Regional)-Still No Answers From BHHCS Director On Hot Springs Proposed Closure http://www.chadrad.com/newsstory.cfm?story=35329 (Hot Springs)-Back in August, Nebraska Congressman Adrian Smith and South Dakota Congresswoman Kristi Noem teamed up to hold a congressional hearing in Hot Springs on the proposed closure of the Hot Springs VA medical clinic. Chairman of the House VA Committee Jeff Miller and Vice-Chairman Gus Bilirakis joined Smith and... (Neb.)-SPEEDO Committee Talk Sustainability In Latest Weekly Article http://www.chadrad.com/newsstory.cfm?story=35328 (Chadron)-The Chadron SPEEDO Committee is continuing their weekly articles and this week they are talking sustainability of the proposed swimming pool project.   Sustainability refers to whether or not the annual pool operating costs can be met and funded each year. In order for the facility to be successful it... (Neb.)-Chadron Residents Invited To Give Input On Comprehensive Plan http://www.chadrad.com/newsstory.cfm?story=35326 (CHADRON)-The City of Chadron is currently updating its comprehensive plan to help guide the city’s community planning and development efforts over the next several years. The plan will address planning issues related to infrastructure and capital improvements, community design and aesthetics, economic development, housing and neighborhoods, parks and open spaces,... (Neb.)-Miss Chadron/Miss Northwest Pageant Set For Sunday http://www.chadrad.com/newsstory.cfm?story=35316 (CHADRON) –The 24th annual Miss Chadron/Miss Northwest pageant, set for Sunday, October 26th at 2:00 p.m. in the Chadron High School Auditorium.  Featured in the pageant are eight young women from across the state that will compete for the titles of Miss Chadron and Miss Northwest. This pageant is the... (Neb.)-Farm Bill Educational Meeting To Be Held In Rushville Tuesday Morning http://www.chadrad.com/newsstory.cfm?story=35312 (Regional)-University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension and the USDA Farm Service Agency (FSA) are teaming up to provide educational meetings about the 2014 Farm Bill.   Workshop times and locations include one in Rushville Tuesday Oct. 21st at 9:00 a.m. at the Methodist Church Hall, Oct. 23rd at 9 a.m. at Western... (S.D.)-Manderson Man Sentenced To 5 Years For Drug Ring Role http://www.chadrad.com/newsstory.cfm?story=35309 (Manderson)-(AP) - A South Dakota man has been sentenced to five years in prison for his involvement in a drug ring that distributed more than 220 pounds of marijuana at the Pine Ridge Reservation.   U.S. Attorney Brendan Johnson says 47-year-old Robert Martin was also order to four years of... (Wyo.)-Search Is On For Missing Casper Woman http://www.chadrad.com/newsstory.cfm?story=35307 (CASPER)-(AP) - The Casper Mountain Fire Department is organizing a search for a woman who was reporting missing earlier this month.   The department is planning to look for 61-year-old Kristi Richardson on Casper Mountain on Sunday before the ground becomes covered with snow.  ATVs will be used on much... (Wyo)-Judge Orders Wyoming To Allow Same Sex Marriage http://www.chadrad.com/newsstory.cfm?story=35305 CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - A federal judge has ordered Wyoming to allow same-sex marriage but has stayed his decision so that the state can appeal if it wants.   U.S. District Judge Scott Skavdahl ruled Friday that the state must comply with a ruling by the 10th Circuit Court of... (Neb.)-Rushville Rancher Roundup Is This Saturday http://www.chadrad.com/newsstory.cfm?story=35301 (Rushville)-An amazing event will be held Saturday in downtown Rushville. The 3rd Annual Rushville Rancher Roundup is being held from 11:00 A.M. until 5:00 P.M. Rushville Chamber of Commerce President Chris Heiser says the day will be jammed packed of activities for anyone ages 1 to 101… (Listen to sound... (Neb.)-Another Big Win For CHS Friday Night http://www.chadrad.com/sportsstory.cfm?story=21024 (Mitchell, Nebraska)-The Chadron Cardinals had no problem beating Mitchell Friday night, running and passing for three hundred eight yards and scoring 57 points to beat the Tigers 57-0. Chadron got on the board first after Mitchell fumbled on the first down of the first series in the first quarter. Keenan... (Neb.)-Finney, Arias Lead Idaho State Past Chadron State 39-34 http://www.chadrad.com/sportsstory.cfm?story=20948      POCATELLO, Idaho (AP) - Xavier Finney ran for a career-high 158 yards and two touchdowns and Idaho State held off Chadron State for a 39-34 win Saturday.        Justin Arias threw for 318 yards and a career-high tying four touchdowns for Idaho State (1-2).        Idaho State... Saturday Prep Scoreboard http://www.chadrad.com/sportsstory.cfm?story=20947 Here are the latest scores from area prep sports events played on Saturday.  By The Associated Press  Updated Sunday at 6:55am.  Nebraska Prep Volleyball   Banner County Triangular      Bayard defeated Banner County, 25-16, 25-10      Bayard defeated Sioux County, 25-16, 25-14      Sioux County defeated. Banner County, 25-17, 25-12... (Neb.)-Chadron Picks Up Second Win With Shutout Of Valentine http://www.chadrad.com/sportsstory.cfm?story=20945 Chadron's Keenan Johnson rumbles down the field against Valentine Friday night in Chadron. (Chadron, Neb.)-The Chadron Cardinals picked up the second win of the season 40-0, over Valentine Friday night in Chadron. Chadron scored in the first quarter on a Kennan Johnson 1 yard run and scored three times in... Saturday Prep Scoreboard http://www.chadrad.com/sportsstory.cfm?story=20922 Here are the latest scores from area prep sports event played on Saturday. By The Associated Press   Updated Sunday at 6:45am.  Nebraska Prep Volleyball  Beatrice Tournament  Gold Tournament  First Round      Elkhorn defeated Ogallala, 25-20, 10-25, 25-21      Ogallala def. Aurora, 25-23, 22-25, 28-26  Gregory Tournament  Pool Play  Pool... (Neb.)-Chadron State Cowgirls Finish Second At National Rodeo http://www.chadrad.com/sportsstory.cfm?story=20726 CASPER, Wyo. – Chadron State College senior Shelby Winchell of Scottsbluff tied for second in the goat tying and junior Amy Deichert of Spearfish placed fifth in the barrel race as the College National Finals Rodeo in Casper concluded Saturday night. Those results led the Chadron State women to the... (Neb.)-Chadron golfers have final tune up before districts http://www.chadrad.com/sportsstory.cfm?story=20581 The Chadron boys golf team fired a 370 on Thursday to finish seventh out of 12 teams at the Ogallala Invite in their final competition before districts. Alec Burk again led the Cardinals, shooting 84 to take ninth place. "Alec had a really nice round get away from him a... (Neb.)-West Nebraska All-Star rosters announced http://www.chadrad.com/sportsstory.cfm?story=20559 Several athletes from the KCSR/KBPY area have been selected to represent their schools this summer in the West Nebraska All-Star football and volleyball games. The west roster for the football game will include TD Stein and Cooper Cogdill of Chadron. Stein was an all-state honorable mention his senior year, while... (Neb.)-Kerr twins sign with Gillette, Hinn to Sheridan http://www.chadrad.com/sportsstory.cfm?story=20556 Three members of the Chadron High School girls basketball team have signed letters of intent to play for colleges in Wyoming. Twins Ashlea and Bailea Kerr will play for Gillette College, while Peyton Hinn will attend Sheridan College. Ashlea Kerr was a second team all-state selection in Class C1 for... (Neb.)-Cardinal golf team fifth at Western Conference http://www.chadrad.com/sportsstory.cfm?story=20547 CHADRON - The Chadron boys golf team came away with a fifth place finish in the Western Conference tournament Monday at Ridgeview Country Club. Alec Burk led the way for Chadron with a 83, good enough for a sixth place finish. Jayden Stack was close behind, placing eighth at 84....