Archive - 2009

May 11th

SHERIDAN COLLEGE HOLDS 60TH COMMENCEMENT CEREMONY

The first graduating class from Sheridan College received their degrees in 1949. 60 years later, the Northern Wyoming Community College District covers three counties and graduates hundreds of students each year.

FIELDS ARE FULL AT THE MARS BIG HORN CUP

This weekend many Sheridan hotels were full with soccer players and their families. 5 years ago, a soccer tournament was put together having 86 teams; now, the Mars Soccer Cup has over 100 teams from all over Wyoming, Montana and South Dakota. Mars Candy has been the major sponsor for the event, and it has been held at the Big Horn Events Center for all five years.

May 10th

05/11/09 sports for Monday

05/11/09 sports for Monday

May 8th

FINAL SNOWPACK REPORT FOR THE TONGUE AND CLEAR CREEK DRAINAGES RELEASED

The final numbers are in for the snow pack conditions on the Tongue and Clear Creek drainage's. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter has more

WYOMING IS ONE OF SEVERAL STATES THAT COULD BE IMPACTED BY FEDERAL WILDERNESS BILL

The U.S. House Natural Resources Committee is considering a bill that would designate nearly 24 million acres of land across 5 states as wilderness area. Over 5 million acres would be affected in Wyoming, alone. The bill’s main sponsor is Democratic Representative Carolyn Maloney of New York.

BILLINGS WOMAN DIES IN CRASH WITH SEMI

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) - A 55-year-old Billings woman who was driving the wrong way on Interstate 90 has died in a fiery head-on crash with a semitrailer truck. The victim has been identified as Pamela Mangen of Billings.

May 7th

05/08/09 SPORTS FOR FRIDAY

The Sheridan high school soccer teams played Gillette last night the lady broncs lost at Gillette 5-0. the broncs took an early lead but fell behind and lost 2-1 against the camels the broncs scored first and looked to have control of the game but Gillette was able to play their way back into it and score the winning goal in the second half for another disappointing one-goal loss for

May 6th

BURGLARY TRIAL STARTED YESTERDAY IN DISTRICT COURT

The trial started yesterday for a Sheridan County man accused of burglarizing a Dayton business. Last October the Crazy Woman Saloon was broken into and over $3,000 was stolen. 38-year-old Stanley Budder was arrested for the crime less than a week later.

May 4th

LANDSLIDE CAUSES CONCERN AT JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL

When the original Sheridan High School was constructed nearly 90 years ago, Big Goose Creek still had a natural flow pattern, and it was several decades before the flood control measures were put in place.

April 21st

FUNDRAISER TO BENEFIT DIABETES EDUCATION AT SHERIDAN MEMORIAL IS COMING UP

There'll be a fundraiser this Saturday that will help benefit diabetes education at Sheridan Memorial Hospital, in particular their strip assistance program. Diabetes Education Coordinator Patty-Bell Lewis gives us the particulars.