Archive - Feb 26, 2018

Area Residents Dine to Raise Funds for Children

Diners at Frackelton's Dining for a Cause event. (Photo by Pat Blair)

Sheridan residents flocked to Frackelton's Monday for good food and a chance to raise money for The Food Group, an organization that provides meals on weekends to children who would otherwise go hungry.

Nine Become New Citizens This Week

Naturalized citizens take the oath of citizenship. (Photo by Pat Blair)

Nine men and women from as many nations became new U.S. citizens in naturalization ceremonies in the court of District Judge John Fenn Monday afternoon.

Commissioners Authorize New Hire for County Attorney

County Attorney Matt Redle requests permission to hire new deputy at commissioners' meeting. (Photo by Pat Blair)

Sheridan County commissioners have authorized County Attorney Matt Redle to hire a new deputy county and prosecuting attorney for his office to replace Darcy Phillips.

Chief Adriaens Talks Alcohol Ordinance

The Sheridan City Council is once again discussing their policies regarding alcohol.

Sheridan PD Equipped with New Tool to Help Save Lives

America is dealing with an opioid epidemic and the State of Wyoming is not exempt from the problem.

Kate French

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Katherine “Kate” Malin French, 27, of Sheridan, passed away peacefully on Monday, February 26, 2018, at her residence with family by her side.

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

The Arrival of ‘God’s Dog’ Had Huge Effect on Wyoming Indians

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The two biggest effects on American Indian tribes caused by white Americans were disease epidemics and the use of the horse.

The disease issue is so big it will be the topic of a future column. But the horse, oh my, how our Native American friends’ ancestors took to the horse!

Monday 02-26-18

Museum / Gail Symons member of the Commission for Efficiency in State Government

Violet Juntunen

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Violet Juntunen, 89, of Sheridan, WY and Rolla, ND, passed away peacefully on Saturday, February 24, 2018, at the Sheridan Manor.

Turner "Pete" Jones

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Turner “Pete” Jones, 81, of Sheridan, passed away on Sunday, February 25, 2018, at the Brookdale Senior Living Residence.

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