Archive - Dec 10, 2015

Highway Shooter to be Tried for Attempted Murder

A jury trial has been set for May 9 for Todd Faass, who is charged with trying to kill a Sheridan man on Halloween night in Big Horn.

Singing Smith Sisters Surprise Chamber Lunch Goers

From left, Amy and Annie Smith performed on our news talk show Public Pulse prior to the Chamber lunch. (Leslie Stratmoen Photo)

Wyoming’s singing Smith sisters surprised the Sheridan Chamber lunch crowd during Wednesday’s meeting by singing their original song that honors the state. Leslie Stratmoen has the report.

Donald Chidester

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Donald (Don/Donnie) Dean Chidester, 70, passed away on December 9, 2015, at Billings Clinic Hospital in Billings, Montana.

Rodney Kent Schmidt

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At 4:47 p.m., December 8, 2015, Rodney Kent Schmidt took off from Billings, MT for destination Heaven. The skies were clear and blue, winds light, with visibility clear to the horizon. Rod was surrounded by family and friends showering him with an abundance of love and faith. He died peacefully after waging a year- long battle fighting cardiac issues.

Daryl R. Daly

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Daryl Ross Daly passed away Wednesday, December 9, 2015, at his home, in Big Horn, WY from ALS.
He was born to Ross M. Daly and Alice R. (Montgomery) Daly on May 6, 1934, in Gillette, WY.
He married Darla Jean Peterson in Hardin, MT on Feb. 28, 1952. Born to this union were four children; Wayne R. Daly, Ray M. Daly, Daryl L. Daly, and Shawn D. Daly.

Lois Washut

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Lois Washut left this earth on December 9, 2015. During her 95 years she made many friends, always endeavoring to stay connected and interesting.

Art, Performing Arts Highlighted at Chamber Lunch

WYO Theater Director Erin Butler previewed upcoming performances during Chamber lunch. (Leslie Stratmoen Photo)

Art and the performing arts were the focus of the program presented during Wednesday’s Sheridan County Chamber lunch.

SAWS Board Awards Contract for Booster Station Upgrades

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The Sheridan Area Water Supply Joint Powers Board held its regular monthly meeting Wednesday night. Sheridan Media’s Ron Richter has the report.

Scam Circulating Involves an ‘MDU Technician’

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Earlier this week reported on a scam involving someone from the IRS calling people and informing them that they had a debt that needed to be taken care of. Another scam to surface locally has to do with a “MDU Technician” calling individuals seeking payment for past due bills.