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... 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... (Neb)-CHS Loses Shootout At Cozad http://www.chadrad.com/sportsstory.cfm?story=24111 (Cozad, NE)-Chadron's offense show big strides Friday night in Cozad racking up nearly 400 yards and scoring 26 points against the Haymakers but the defense for the second week in a row gave up over thirty points and the Cards suffered the second loss of the season 38-26. Cozad started... (Neb)-Husker Punter Sam Foltz Killed In Michigan Car Crash http://www.chadrad.com/sportsstory.cfm?story=23966       Nebraska punter Sam Foltz and former Michigan State punter Mike Sadler were killed Saturday night in a car crash in Wisconsin after coaching at a kicking clinic. Louisiana State kicker Colby Deleahoussaye was injured in the crash.        Waukesha County Sheriff's Lt. Thom Moerman said speed was likely... (Neb.)-Chadron State's Shelby Winchell Is National Goat Tying Champion http://www.chadrad.com/sportsstory.cfm?story=23868 Chadron State College cowgirl Shelby Winchell, is the national goat tying champion. Shown here Wednesday, June 15, 2016, By CON MARSHALL CHADRON – Chadron State College cowgirl Shelby Winchell is the 2016 National Intercollegiate Rodeo Association’s goat tying champion. Winchell, who already had the lead heading into the championship go-round... Monday Prep Scoreboard http://www.chadrad.com/sportsstory.cfm?story=23191 Here are the latest scores from area prep sports events played on Monday.  By The Associated Press  Nebraska Boys Basketball   Minuteman Activities Conference Tournament First Round Garden County 67, South Platte 41 Nebraska Girls Basketball Panhandle Athletic Conference Tournament First Round Crawford 53, Hay Springs 32 Sioux County 41,... Saturday Prep Scoreboard http://www.chadrad.com/sportsstory.cfm?story=23182 Here are the latest scores from area prep sports events played on Saturday.  By The Associated Press  Updated Sunday at 6:50am.  Nebraska Boys Basketball      Ainsworth 58, Cozad 37      Bridgeport 57, Mitchell 34      Casper Kelly Walsh, Wyoming 74, Gering 50      Gordon/Rushville 56, Kimball... (Neb.) Sioux County Girls Win KBPY Featured Game Tuesday http://www.chadrad.com/sportsstory.cfm?story=23155 (Harrison, Nebraska)- The Sioux County girls had no problem winning their second game in as many nights when then hosted Glendo, Wyoming on Tuesday night. The game which was broadcast on 107.7 KBPY saw Sioux County beat the Eagles 42-18, at home in Harrison. Glendo only had five girls on...