Archive - Sep 18, 2013

Steering Committee Weighing Options for Kendrick Pool

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(Photo by Ron Richter)

The steering committee that is tasked with figuring out what to do with Kendrick Pool in the next several years continues to keep all options open at this time.

BLM Rejects Bid for Coal Lease Tract

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For the second time in as many months, a federal coal auction resulted in no sale, as the Bureau of Land Management Wednesday rejected Kiewit Mining Company's $35 million bid for the Hay Creek II coal tract.

Funding the Game and Fish Department

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Wyoming State Senator Bruce Burns (Photo Courtesy of the Wyoming LSO)

Over the past two fiscal years, the Wyoming Game and Fish Department has had nearly $7 million cut from their budget. This has resulted in the department having to make cuts in education programs, conservation, and wildlife monitoring.

College Board Authorizes Bond Issue for Thorne-Rider Center

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Northern Wyoming Community College trustees approved a bond resolution at their meeting Wednesday night that will finance $8.3 million in improvements to the Thorne-Rider Campus Center.

Louise Turk

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Funeral Services for 91 year old Louise Turk, of Kaycee, Wyoming who passed away Tuesday morning at the Amie Holt Care Center in Buffalo, will be held at the Harold Jarrard Park in Kaycee on Saturday, September 28th at 11:00 a.m. with Reverend Carol Buckingham officiating. A committal service will follow at the Kaycee Cemetery and then a reception will be held at the Harold Jarrard Park.

9th grade Sheridan Broncs

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9th grade Sheridan Broncs
teamwork, determination, and a blocked point after create an outcome vs Sage Valley with a win in OT 34-33.
Go Broncs!!
good luck this weekend against Cheyenne East.

Horsin' Around

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Apparently something was pretty funny, as this horse got a good laugh in while I was trying to snap a picture.

(Photo by Ron Richter)

Horsin' Around (Photo by Ron Richter)

Wednesday 09-18-13

County Commissioners

Allen Melander

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Funeral services for Allen Melander, 90 year old Buffalo man who passed away early Tuesday morning at the V.A. Medical Center in Sheridan, will be held at a later date. Donations in Mr. Melander’s memory may be made to help the family defray funeral expenses in care of Harness Funeral Home, 351 N. Adams Avenue in Buffalo.

Rodney Paul Gibson

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Rodney Paul Gibson, 70, of Sheridan Wyoming, Went to Heaven September 14, 2013. Rodney passed away from natural causes.

Rodney was born in Powell, Wyoming to George and Leta Gibson. He completed High School in Powell, Wyoming. He was not married, but had several girls he adored.
He worked for McDonald in Sheridan for 16 years and retired in 2008.