Archive - Oct 21, 2010

Burglary Suspects Make Initial Appearance in Circuit Court

Two individuals made their initial appearnce on several burglary charges Thursday in Sheridan County Circuit Court.

The two individuals that were allegedly responsible for a string of cabin burglaries in the Big Horn Mountains near Burgess Junction made their initial appearance in Sheridan County Circuit Court Thursday. 19-year-old Shaun Gilkey, and 32-year-old Dustin Yearout are both charged with two counts of felony Burglary, and one count of felony Aggravated Burglary.

Fee Raises May Be In Store For Kendrick Pool

Fee increases my be on the horizon at Kendrick Pool in Sheridan.
Fee increases my be on the horizon at Kendrick Pool in Sheridan.

The Sheridan Recreation District received this year's usage numbers for Kendrick Pool at the Board's monthly meeting this week. While the numbers show a $40,000 net loss for the season, Recreation District Director Richard Wright indicates that there are a number of factors that played a role in inflating that number.

Cloud Peak Energy's Antelope Mine Receives National Award

Cloud Peak Energy's Antelope Mine recently received a presitgious National Reclamation Award from the Office of Surface Mining and the National Mining Association. The Excellence in Surface Mining Reclamation Award was received for successful shrub establishment on reclaimed land.

James B. Westwang, Jr.

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James B. Westwang, Jr., 59, of Sheridan, WY, died Tuesday, October 19, 2010 at his residence.

Jim was born June 17, 1951 in Kalispell, Montana to James B. and A. Belle (Peterman) Westwang. He grew up in Kalispell where he attended Flathead County Schools, and later attended Sheridan College.

Public Pulse - Thursday 10/21/10

Sheridan College Board Candidates

Field of Dreams nears Completion

Wednesday afternoon's aerial view of the Big Horn Campus

Field of Dreams Nears Completion
Field of Dreams Nears Completion

Contrails over Sheridan

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Many contrails could be seen above the fall colors

Sky Writing
Sky Writing

Sean Alan Mikesell

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Sean Alan Mikesell
December 13, 1984-October 17, 2010

Sheridan resident, Sean Mikesell, 25, formerly of Tuolumne County, unexpectedly passed away Sunday, October 17, 2010 in Sheridan, WY.




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New Veteran Service Representative at Sheridan VA

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A media release from the VA Veterans Service Center in Cheyenne informs us that John Goodell (GOOD-ull), an Army veteran from Sheridan, was hired as the new Veterans Services Representative, or VSR, with an office at the Sheridan VA Medical Center.