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 High Presents An Almost Sherlock Holmes Mystery http://www.chadrad.com/newsstory.cfm?story=37282 (Chadron)-Students from Chadron High School will be presenting a play this weekend at the CHS auditorium. The Baker Street Irregulars will have performances on Friday, Saturday and Sunday.   According to a blog at www.chadronschools.org, students Peyton Wallage and Alyssa Noble explain the plot of the production. They say that the... (S.D.)-Students Injured After Jeep Pulls In Front Of School Bus http://www.chadrad.com/newsstory.cfm?story=37277      RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) - The Rapid City School District says some middle school students suffered minor injuries in a bus crash.        District officials say about 55 middle school students were on the bus when it crashed about 7:45 a.m. Thursday.        A second bus was... (Neb.)-AG Office Appointed In Sidney Shooting http://www.chadrad.com/newsstory.cfm?story=37270      SIDNEY, Neb. (AP) - The Nebraska Attorney General's Office has been tasked with presenting to a grand jury a case in which authorities say Sidney police fatally shot a 44-year-old man who was armed with a knife.        Corey O'Brien with the office is appointed as special acting... (S.D.)-Fire At Rapid City Hotel Investigated As Arson http://www.chadrad.com/newsstory.cfm?story=37267      RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) - Rapid City police are investigating a suspected case of arson at a motel.        Authorities say the manager of the Ranch House Motel last Friday night reported a burning mattress in an empty room. The person who had occupied the room earlier in... (Neb.)-Bridgeport Considers Law Enforcement Agreement With Morrill County http://www.chadrad.com/newsstory.cfm?story=37266      BRIDGEPORT, Neb. (AP) - Bridgeport has but one police officer and one trainee to protect its residents and property, so city officials are considering paying Morrill County for law enforcement.        The Nebraska Panhandle community of about 1,500 residents budgets $365,000 for its police. Under a draft agreement,... (Neb.)-Prescreening Taking Place For Panhandle Dental Days http://www.chadrad.com/newsstory.cfm?story=37265 (Chadron)-For the 12th consecutive year, students from the University of Nebraska Medical Center College (UNMC) of Dentistry will be heading west to be a part of Dental Days on June 5 and 6. This is an opportunity for children to receive dental care for no cost.     According to... (Neb.)-Chadron Library Book Sale This Week http://www.chadrad.com/newsstory.cfm?story=37257 (Chadron)- The Chadron Public Library will be having their spring book sale this week beginning on Tuesday and running through Saturday.   A free preview night for Lifetime members of Friends of the Library will be from 4-7 PM on Tuesday. On Wednesday from 4-7, there will be free admission... (S.D.)-Ellsworth Joins New Command http://www.chadrad.com/newsstory.cfm?story=37255      SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) - The South Dakota congressional delegation says Ellsworth Air Force Base is joining a new command, which U.S. Sen. John Thune says solidifies its status as a "premiere" Air Force site.        The delegation announced the change Monday that moves the base and its... (Neb.)-Chadron Teacher Receives Award For History Day Efforts http://www.chadrad.com/newsstory.cfm?story=37230 (Chadron)- A Chadron teacher received a state award recently for her efforts with National History Day. According to a blog at chadronschools.org by CMS Principal Nick Dressel, Kathy Kaus, 7th-8th grade Social Studies teacher, received the Patricia Behring Teacher of the Year Award at the State National History Day competition in... (Neb.)-Family Transported To Hospital After Wednesday Accident http://www.chadrad.com/newsstory.cfm?story=37223 (Chadron)-A one vehicle accident in Chadron sent a family to the hospital on Wednesday afternoon. The accident occurred just after 5 pm near the intersection of First and Pine Streets.   According to Chadron Chief of Police Tim Lordino, the van lost control, struck a power pole, and downed a power... (Neb.)-Dawes County 4-H Shooting Sports Results From Sunday http://www.chadrad.com/sportsstory.cfm?story=21731 (Chadron)-The Dawes County 4-H Shooting Sports club concluded the Panhandle Best matches at home in Chadron on Sunday, March 8.    Sixteen members competed in BB Gun, Air Rifle, and Air Pistol. In the BB Gun discipline for 8 year olds, Jorja Pieper was 3rd, Alex Fisher 4th, and Ethan... (Neb.)-Crawford Joins Chadron GIrls At State Tournament (Updated) http://www.chadrad.com/sportsstory.cfm?story=21694 (Alliance, Nebraska)-The Crawford Lady Rams, will join the Chadron girls in Lincoln on Thursday when the Nebraska High State Basketball Tournament, gets underway. Crawford hung on to beat a determined Leyton team Friday night in Alliance by a 49-42, score. Haley Hanks, Alli Kleinlein, and Katlin Rudloff all scored in... Tuesday Prep Scoreboard http://www.chadrad.com/sportsstory.cfm?story=21488 Here are the latest scores from area prep sports events played on Tuesday.  By The Associated Press  Nebraska Boys Basketball      Ainsworth 68, CWC 42      Alliance 68, Gordon/Rushville 35      Mitchell 45, Lingle-Fort Laramie, Wyoming 40      Minuteman Activities Conference Tournament  First Round      Bayard 56, Banner County 39... Monday Prep Scoreboard http://www.chadrad.com/sportsstory.cfm?story=21484 Here are the latest scores from area prep sports events played on Monday.  By The Associated Press  Nebraska Boys Basketball     South Platte Valley Association Tournament  First Round      Bridgeport 69, Kimball 43       Nebraska Girls Basketball      MAC Conference Tournament  First Round      Bayard 70, Garden County 25     ... Thursday Prep Scoreboard http://www.chadrad.com/sportsstory.cfm?story=21330 Here are the latest scores from area prep sports events played on Thursday.  By The Associated Press  Nebraska Boys Basketball      Crawford 39, Hay Springs 35      Gering 76, Mitchell 44       Gillette Tournament (Camel)      Scottsbluff 85, Rock Springs, Wyoming 50    Nebraska Girls Basketball      Bayard 55, Banner... Monday Prep Scoreboard http://www.chadrad.com/sportsstory.cfm?story=21129 Here are the latest scores from area prep sports events played on Monday. By The Associated Press  Nebraska Volleyball      Valentine defeated Bennett County, South Dakota, 25-14, 25-8, 27-25  Crawford Triangular      Crawford defeated Hemingford, 25-10, 25-18      Crawford defeated Sioux County, 25-5, 25-17    South Dakota Volleyball      Belle... (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...