Archive - Sep 23, 2013

Assessing the Damage

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(Photo courtesy of Shelley Anderson)

Monday we reported that Byran Bettcher, owner of Extreme Auto Body in Sheridan was upset over the city's decision to use an out-of-state company to repair hail damage to several of the police department vehicles.

Wrangling Up Some Funds

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The annual Wolf Creek Wrangle, a fundraiser for Habitat for Humanity of the Eastern Bighorns was well attended over the weekend at Eatons' Ranch 15 miles west of Sheridan. Habitat Executive Director Matt Davis.

Sheridan Ranks #3 For Young Families in Wyoming

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(Photo by Ron Richter)

Sheridan recently ranked high on a list of the best towns in Wyoming for young families. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter has the story.

Earthquake Swarms Shake Yellowstone

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Norris Geyser

In Yellowstone National Park, scientists have been busy monitoring earthquake swarms in and around the Yellowstone Caldera.

County Makes Mistake On Property Tax Bills

Sheridan County Courthouse (Leslie Stratmoen Photo)

Sheridan County Commissioners say there's a mix-up on some of the property tax bills recently sent out.

Minnesota Man Killed In Crash East Of Buffalo

An oversized load that brought traffic to a halt in a construction zone on I-90 east of Buffalo Friday morning lead to a three-car crash that claimed the life of a man from Minnesota and injured his passengers.

A Hearty Breakfast With a Youthful Dick Cheney

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Bill Sniffin

It is almost stunning to see how healthy Dick Cheney looks the first time you see him with his new heart.

A Natural Arch in the Big Horns

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Photo by Gene Sturlin

A trip to Shell Creek

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Photos by Gene Sturlin


SC Rodeo coach Marc Gilkerson

The Sheridan College rodeo teams traveled to Chadron Nebraska this past weekend.

The men’s team scored 405 points placing 4th. They were led by sophomore Zeke Thurston, who won the saddle bronc riding again this weekend.

He was 79 points winning the long round and scored 73 points in the short round splitting 1st and 2nd which placed him 1st in the average earning 175 team points.

He also placed 10th in the long round in the tie down roping with a 12.0 time, he tied his short round calf in 9.5 seconds placing 3rd in the short round and 5th in the average earning 60 team points.