Archive - Dec 2014

December 29th

Semi Rear-ends Car Near Sheridan

(Photo courtesy of Sheridan Fire-Rescue)

A collision between a semi-truck and a car closed one lane of traffic and sent two people to the hospital Monday morning.

Sculpture Damaged in Crash

Sculpture was damaged in collision Sunday night (Photo by Pat Blair)

An on-loan sculpture in Sheridan's public arts program was damaged when a driver lost control of an SUV on Sunday night.

Name Released From Weekend Fire Fatality

Buffalo Police Chief Jason Carder has officially released the name of the victim in the fatal house fire that occurred in Buffalo over the weekend.

Killed in the fire was John L. Knebel, 46, of Buffalo.

John Knebel

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Funeral services for John Knebel, 46 year old Buffalo man who passed away Saturday evening in a house fire in Buffalo, will be held Saturday, January 3rd at 10:00 a.m. from the Big Horn Baptist Church in Buffalo with Pastor Pete Friese officiating. Viewing will be held from the Harness Funeral Home Chapel on Friday from 1:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m.

Monday 12-29-14

Public Health: Maternal and Infant Health
/ Sheridan on Skates.

Derald Dean Stiles

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Derald Dean Stiles 75, formerly of Sheridan passed away peacefully at home in Billings, MT surrounded by his family on December 25, 2014 after a lengthy illness. Derald was born August 7, 1939 to Emmett and Thelma Stiles in Door, North Dakota. Derald attended school at Taylor Elementary School, Central Junior High School, and Sheridan High School before graduating in 1957.

Enzi, Mead and UW Looking Ahead to Great Year in 2015

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Bill Sniffin

For a while it was all around me and then poof, it was gone. I am referring to the year 2014.  How could a year go by that quickly?

Alas, this means it is time to offer up my 2015 predictions of what is going to happen. 

Roy M. Sharp

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Roy M. Sharp passed away peacefully at his home on December 25, 2014.

Roy was born on September 26, 1926 to Leslie C. And Dorothy Sharp in Hardin, MT, but spent almost all of his life in and around the Sheridan area.

Richard “Rick” Kepp

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Richard “Rick” Kepp, 65, of Sheridan, passed away on Friday, December 26, 2014, at his residence.

2014 Sheridan County Year in Review: 2nd Quarter

No one has yet been arrested in connection with the arson fire at the county attorney's office in downtown Sheridan. After being displaced for months, the attorney and staff moved back in this month. (Photo by Leslie Stratmoen)

Today we continue our 2014 Year in Review for Sheridan County with a look back at some of the top stories covered during the second quarter.