Latest News and Sports from Chadrad.com http://www.chadrad.com Local news and sports stories from Chadron and the surrounding tri-state area. Ballot Corrections http://www.chadrad.com/newsstory.cfm?story=40507 I, Cheryl Feist, Dawes County Clerk, do hereby give notice to registered voters of Dawes County the 1st sample ballot publication contained the name of Joe Biden as Vice President for Hillary Clinton, this has been corrected in the 2nd publication of the sample ballot. The name of Paul Wess... (Neb.)-Alliance Times-Herald To Make Move To Bi-Weekly Publication http://www.chadrad.com/newsstory.cfm?story=40490      ALLIANCE, Neb. (AP) - The Alliance Times-Herald has announced it will move from daily to biweekly publication next month.        The newspaper's director of operations, Kyle Cummings, issued the announcement on the front page of the Oct. 20 edition, saying the move is intended to help the publication... (S.D.)-Former South Dakota Secretary Of State Joyce Hazeltine Dies http://www.chadrad.com/newsstory.cfm?story=40338      CUSTER, S.D. (AP) - Former Republican South Dakota Secretary of State Joyce Hazeltine has died.        Hazeltine's son, Derek Hazeltine, says she died Friday in Custer. She was 81.        Joyce Hazeltine, who served as assistant chief clerk of the state House and secretary of the Senate,... (Neb.)-Whiteclay Problems Draw New Scrutiny From Nebraska Lawmakers http://www.chadrad.com/newsstory.cfm?story=40311  By GRANT SCHULTE  Associated Press      LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) - A recent death and other problems in Whiteclay are drawing new scrutiny from Nebraska lawmakers, who plan to announce an initiative to address persistent issues when they visit the tiny village later this week.        Senators say they're looking... (Neb)-Chadron Aquatics Center Still On Schedule http://www.chadrad.com/newsstory.cfm?story=40288 CHADRON - The conversion of the Chadron outdoor swimming pool into the indoor Chadron Aquatics and Wellness Center continues to move forward steadily. City building officer Janet Johnson says most of the basic interior work is done or nearly so.      PLAY SOUNDBITE The project has included building a second... (Neb.)-New Whiteclay Ideas Taking Shape, But Some Not Satisfied http://www.chadrad.com/newsstory.cfm?story=40073  By GRANT SCHULTE  Associated Press LINCOLN, Neb. — A new effort to reduce violence and panhandling in Whiteclay is slowly taking shape, but some people say they won’t be satisfied until the tiny Nebraska village stops selling beer near an Indian reservation plagued by alcoholism. Activists who want to close... (Neb.)-Fireworks Spark Western Nebraska House Fire, No Injuries http://www.chadrad.com/newsstory.cfm?story=39698      SCOTTSBLUFF, Neb. (AP) - Firefighters in western Nebraska say a late-night house fire was caused by fireworks.        The Scottsbluff Star-Herald reports  the fire in Scottsbluff occurred late Saturday - the first night a local ordinance allows people to shoot off fireworks for the July 4 holiday.  ... (S.D.)-State Democrats Nominate Pine Ridge Entrepreneur To PUC http://www.chadrad.com/newsstory.cfm?story=39692      SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) - South Dakota Democrats have nominated a Pine Ridge entrepreneur to run for a spot on the state's Public Utilities Commission.        The nomination of Henry Red Cloud came Saturday during the South Dakota Democratic Party state convention.        Red Cloud is the... (Neb.)-**Breaking News** Council Approves Holiday Inn Express TIF http://www.chadrad.com/newsstory.cfm?story=38949 (Chadron, Neb..)-The Chadron City Council has approved the final financial step leading to construction of a new Holiday Inn Express in Chadron. After around an hour of public comment time, the council voted 3-1 with one abstention to approve tax increment financing for the 7.4 million dollar project. The vote... (Neb)-Crawford Couple Charged With Animal Neglect For Sioux Co Cattle http://www.chadrad.com/newsstory.cfm?story=38851 HARRISON - A Crawford couple has been charged with felony animal neglect resulting in injury or death involving a cattle herd in Sioux County last winter.        33 year old Calvin Vantine and his 25 year old wife Calinda are free on $999 bond with a preliminary hearing scheduled for... Quality Tire Saturday Prep Scoreboard http://www.chadrad.com/sportsstory.cfm?story=24865 Here are the latest scores from area prep sports events played on Saturday. By The Associated Press  Nebraska Boys Basketball      Gordon/Rushville 59, Morrill 20      Hyannis 50, Minatare 36      Sidney 92, Mitchell 53      Upton, Wyoming 62, Sioux County 37       East-West Tournament      Alliance 49, McCook... Saturday Quality Tire Prep Scoreboard http://www.chadrad.com/sportsstory.cfm?story=24829 Here are the latest scores from area prep sports events played on Saturday.  By The Associated Press  Nebraska Boys Basketball      Alliance 59, Spearfish, South Dakota 43      Scottsbluff 106, Sidney 72    Western Conference Tournament  Third Place      Bridgeport 52, Kimball 49  Nebraska Girls Basketball      Sidney 67, Scottsbluff... (Neb.)-Rams Gain Split In Mitchell Monday http://www.chadrad.com/sportsstory.cfm?story=24756 (Mitchell, Neb.)-It was a race to beat the snow and Crawford raced away from Mitchell Monday night in Mitchell, 78-61 in boys basketball. Crawford kept its perfect record in tack handling the Class C-1 school on both offense and defense. Mitchell had an early lead but After Blaine Flack hit... (Neb)-Quality Tire Sat Prep Scoreboard http://www.chadrad.com/sportsstory.cfm?story=24714 By The Associated Press  NEBRASKA BOYS BASKETBALL      Bridgeport 53, Mitchell 40      Casper Kelly Walsh, Wyo. 56, Gering 52      Hay Springs 56, Potter-Dix 34      Hemingford 45, Sioux County 36      Kimball 58, Gordon/Rushville 53      Lexington 59, Sidney 57      Ogallala 60, Valentine 46      Scottsbluff 62,... Quality Tire Saturday Prep Scoreboard http://www.chadrad.com/sportsstory.cfm?story=24676 Here are the latest scores from area prep sports events played on Saturday.  By The Associated Press  Nebraska Boys Basketball      Chadron 58, Mitchell 45      Creek Valley 62, Minatare 9      Gordon/Rushville 56, Bayard 27      Hershey 44, Bridgeport 35      Leyton 71, Hay Springs 42      Mullen 64,... Quality Tire Saturday Prep Scoreboard http://www.chadrad.com/sportsstory.cfm?story=24577 Here are the latest scores from area prep sports events played on Saturday.  By The Associated Press  Nebraska Boys Prep Basketball      Bridgeport 46, Sutherland 36      Crawford 42, Garden County 32      Creek Valley 59, Bayard 41      Kimball 77, Morrill 49      Mitchell 53, Hemingford 35     ... Thursday Prep Scoreboard http://www.chadrad.com/sportsstory.cfm?story=24449 Here are the latest scores from area prep sports events played on Thursday. By The Associated Press  Nebraska Prep Volleyball  Class B State Tournament  Quarterfinal      Grand Island Northwest defeated Sidney, 25-16, 25-27, 25-18, 25-9      Class C-1 State Tournament  Quarterfinal      Malcolm defeated Chadron, 25-13, 25-18, 25-11     South... (Neb.)-Cards Overpowered In Ogallala http://www.chadrad.com/sportsstory.cfm?story=24267 (Ogallala, Neb.)-Jake Estrada and the Ogallala offense proved to be to much for the Chadron defense Friday night in Ogallala. Ogallala racked up over five hundred yards in offense, mostly on the ground and beat Chadron 45-14, in the district opener for the Cards. Chadron went on offense to start... (Neb.)-Cheema's Monday Prep Scoreboard http://www.chadrad.com/sportsstory.cfm?story=24251 Here are the latest scores from area prep sports events played on Monday.  By The Associated Press  Nebraska Prep Volleyball     Bayard Triangular      Hemingford defeated Bridgeport, 25-18, 25-18      Hemingford defeated Bayard, 25-16, 25-17 (Neb.)-Strong Second Half Leads Gothenburg Over CHS http://www.chadrad.com/sportsstory.cfm?story=24234 (Neb.)-It was a tough night both at home and on the road Friday. At home late season thunderstorms disrupted the Chadron-Gothenburg game broadcast on KCSR and brought thunderstorm warnings to the area and even a tornado warning to Sioux County. A strong south wind blew in Gothenburg but nothing could...