Archive - Dec 27, 2011

Presents Waiting to be Opened

Automobiles blocked several before Christmas photo attempts of this neatly decorated home on Sparrowhawk Hill where gift wrapped presents in the yard have yet to be opened - even after Christmas.

Automobiles blocked several before Christmas photo attempts of this neatly decorated home on Sparrowhawk Hill where gift wrapped presents in the yard have yet to be opened - even after Christmas.

And the Winner of $1,000 in Chamber Bucks is..........?

Dixie Johnson and Ron Condos, winner of $1,000 in Chamber Bucks Christmas Stroll drawing. (Chamber photo)
Ron Condos is this year's winner of the $1,000 in Chamber Bucks

The 16th Annual Christmas Stroll came to a close Tuesday with the drawing for the $1,000 in Chamber Bucks that was held at the Sheridan County Chamber of Commerce.

Colorado Company to Buy Chevron's Kemmerer Coal Mine

Colorado Company to Buy Chevron's Kemmerer Coal Mine

KEMMERER, Wyo. (AP) - A Colorado company has announced a $193 million deal to buy a coal mine in western Wyoming from Chevron Mining Inc.

Steep Drop for Gasoline Prices in Wyoming

Steep Drop for Gasoline Prices in Wyoming

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - The average price of a gallon of gasoline has dropped nearly 30 cents in Wyoming over the past month. AAA reports the average price of a gallon of gasoline in Wyoming was $3.40 in late November. On Monday the price was down to $3.11.

Mary Ann Bonnet

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Mary Ann Bonnet, 61, of Sheridan passed away at the Jordon Valley Medical Center in Salt Lake City, UT on Tuesday, December 27, 2011.

Samuel Underwood

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Samuel Underwood, 67, of Sheridan passed away on Monday, December 26, 2011 at the Billings Clinic.

Services for Sam will be at 2:00 pm on Tuesday, January 3, 2012 at Kane Funeral Home with Reverend

Kevin Jones officiating. Interment will follow in the Sheridan Municipal Cemetery.

Online condolences may be written at www.kanefuneral.com.

William Schwartz

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William Schwartz, 56, of Sheridan passed away on Sunday, December 25, 2011 at his residence.

A Celebration on Life for Bill will be held next summer.

Online condolences may be written at www.kanefuneral.com.

Kane Funeral Home has been entrusted with the arrangements.

Hot Buys: Buy It Now at Sheridanmedia.com

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Today through Thursday at sheridanmedia.com you can take advantage of hot buy items at 50% of retail value and less.

No Injuries in Christmas Day Trailer Fire

Damage to trailer at 1511 Mydland Rd.#71. (SFR Photo)
Goose Valley Volunteer Firefighter Derrick Wood talks to the owner of the home, Mike Fitzpatrick, while an unidentified friend holds the cat that was rescued by Wood. (SFR photo)
Sheridan Fire-Rescue’s Firefighter II/EMT Chad Brutlag works to locate and extinguish hot spots in Mike Fitzpatrick’s home while Sheridan Fire-Rescue Firefighter II/EMT Gary Harnish monitors fire scene operations. (SFR photo)

No injuries were reported in a Mydland Road trailer fire that left the structure with heavy damage on Christmas day. The fire was extinguished in about 20 minutes, and it is believed that it originated in the kitchen of the trailer, according to Sheridan Fire-Rescue.

Public Pulse - Tuesday 12/27/11

State Legislators Jon Botten & John Patten