Archive - Jul 10, 2017

What Lies Beneath

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Despite some computer issues and background traffic noise , the porch of the Sheridan County Museum turned into a presentation hall for local hydrogeologist Carrie Steinhorst during the meeting of Monday at the Museum.

Rodeo Royalty Hopefuls Compete

Current rodeo royals join pageant contestants in a dance at the start of the pageant. (Photo by Pat Blair)

Seven contestants for next year's Sheridan-WYO Rodeo royalty, helped by this year's rodeo royals, competed Monday at the Sheridan County Fairgrounds.

Demple Updates Commissioners on Grants

Paul Demple, center, talks with county commissioners about grants. (Photo by Pat Blair)

Paul Demple, who's executive director of the Northern Wyoming Mental Health Center, updated Sheridan County commissioners Monday on three grants that have been awarded to the center, and how they'll be used.

Commissioners Approve New Hires for Treasurer, County Clerk

Sheridan County commissioners have approved hiring a part-time person for the county treasurer's office and hiring two part-time people to replace a full-time employee who resigned from the county clerk's office.

2 Year Old Struck By Train in Sheridan

UPDATE- At 10:03 Monday morning, the Sheridan Police Department received a report of a child being struck by a train at the railroad crossing at First Street in Sheridan.

Wednesday Chamber Lunch Heads Back to the Holiday Inn

The Sheridan County Chamber of Commerce will hold their July monthly luncheon on Wednesday. From this luncheon through the end of 2017, the venue will be Sheridan’s Holiday Inn.

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Chamber of Commerce

Counting Every Step While Walking Through Cowboy State in Summer

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Is there a better place in the world for a morning walk than a nice path in Wyoming?

Especially quite early in the morning. This time of year, you can actually start walking about 5:30 a.m. but you might need a layered approach with a sweatshirt over your tee shirt.

Andrew L. Sams

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Andrew Lee Sams, 72, of Sheridan, passed away Friday, July 7, 2017 at the Sheridan V.A. Medical Center. He was born May 25, 1945 in Sheridan, WY to Kleo Sams and Ruth “Pat” (Strange) Sams Bates.

Anne B. Welter

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Anne B. Welter, 81, of Sheridan, passed away on Saturday, July 8, 2017, at the Sheridan Memorial Hospital.

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