Archive - Aug 2015

Walking Path Closed After Bear Sightings

A portion of the city walking path at the southern end of Sheridan has been closed after a young bear was seen in the area.

Bruce F. Anderson

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Bruce F. Anderson passed away August 27th in Sheridan, Wyoming. He was 92.

Jason O'Neil

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Jason O'Neil, a carpenter and resident of Buffalo, WY died unexpectedly on August 29th, 2015, at the age of 35 in Sheridan, WY.

Monday 08-31-15

State Treasurer, Mark Gordon / Suicide Prevention

Smoky Times Remind of State’s Worst Fires

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As I write this, the beautiful view of the Wind River Mountains out of my window is obscured.  It is so smoky we are leaving our windows shut because it smells like a brush fire a short distance away.

Lenora Duncan

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Duncan, 75, of Sheridan, passed away on Sunday, August 30, 2015, at her residence. She was born on August 19, 1940, in Crow Agency, MT, to parents George and Alvina (Sangray) Peterson.

Gary Richard Gochnour

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Gary Richard Gochnour, 78, of Sheridan, passed away on Saturday, August 29, 2015, at the VA Medical Center.

Online condolences may be written at
Kane Funeral Home has been entrusted with arrangements.

Peggy Kasperek

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Private family services and interment for Peggy Kasperek, 76 year old Buffalo resident who passed away quietly at her home in Buffalo, will be held by her family at a time to be determined. Donations in Mrs. Kasperek’s memory may be made to the St. Francis Animal Shelter in care of the Harness Funeral Home at 351 N. Adams in Buffalo. Online condolences may be made at

Lady Generals Volleyball Resutls

Sheridan College went 1-2 on the weekend

Lost to #8 in the nation Salt Lake City Community College 21-25,21-25,22-25

Suli Hifo 8 kills, 12 digs
Jace Kleffner 9 kills
Maaryn Davis 21 assists, 2 kills, 10 digs

Beat Phoenix College

Mikayla Hoffman 9 kills, 3 solo blocks and 3 assisted blocks
Suli Hifo 7 kills, 15 digs
Maaryn Davis 26 assists, 3 kills, 7 digs and 2 assisted blocks

Lost to #2 in the nation College of Southern Idaho 18-25,23-25,15-25

Suli Hifo 8 kills, 10 digs
Tara Hall 7 kills, 8 digs

Caller Wants Former City Officials’ Opinion on Administrator Position

In response to our recent poll question: Should Sheridan have a city administrator?; during Friday’s live Public Pulse show, a caller made a suggestion.