Archive - Aug 10, 2017

2017 Fair Rated a Good One

This year's Sheridan County Fair was a good one, according to Jamie Ringley, who's facilities manager at the Sheridan County Fairgrounds.

Sigrid K. Gabler

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Sigrid K. Gabler, 90, of Sheridan, passed away on Thursday, August 10, 2017, at the Green House Living for Sheridan.

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Kane Funeral Home has been entrusted with arrangements.

Aspen Ecology and Management Program to be Held on Tuesday

Several organizations have teamed up to present a program at the Sheridan Fulmer Library on Tuesday titled Aspen Ecology and Management.

2017 VA Mental Health Summit Set for Next Thursday

The 2017 Sheridan VA Mental Health Summit is set for next Thursday at the Sheridan College Whitney Atrium.

4-H, FFA Livestock Sale Tops $470,000

A 4-H youth leads her steer around the ring during the livestock auction earlier this week. (Photo by Pat Blair)

Buyers paid a total $472,000 for livestock at the auction that ended this year's Sheridan County Fair.

Clint Foslien

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Clint Foslien, 90, of Sheridan, died peacefully on Thursday, August 10, 2017, at Green House Living for Sheridan, WY where he spent the last 4 years of his life. He was born June 24, 1927 in Alexandria, MN to Clarence & Eleanor (Ley) Foslien. Clarence died of pneumonia when Clint was only 3 years old and he was raised by his maternal grandmother.

Larry H. Baumgartner

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Lawrence “Larry” Baumgartner passed away at home on Tuesday, August 8, 2017 surrounded by family. He was born March 23, 1936 to Henry and Agnes (Smith) in Buffalo.
Larry spent his time growing up on the family ranch in Arvada with his twin brothers, Jim and Tim. He went to grade school by Arvada and graduated from Sheridan High School.

Home Destroyed in Wednesday Evening Blaze

Sheridan firefighter Jason Etchechoury cooling the structure(Courtesy Photo)

Shortly after 5 Wednesday evening, Sheridan Fire and Rescue responded to the report of a structure fire located just north of Sheridan on the Decker Highway.

Council Receives Update from CAST President

CAST President Shawn Parker (Photo Ron Richter ©)

Critical Air Service Team President Shawn Parker provided an update on air service for the Sheridan City Council at their meeting Tuesday night.

Council to Consider New RMA Contract

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The Sheridan City Council will soon consider renewing their contract with Rocky Mountain Ambulance Service. Sheridan Media’s Ron Richter has the story.