Archive - Oct 4, 2010

City Council Approves $3.5 Million Grant Application

City of Sheridan Public Works Director Nic Bateson
City of Sheridan Public Works Director Nic Bateson

The Sheridan City Council approved a $3.5 million grant application through the State Land and Investment Board at their meeting Monday night. The grant would help cover costs to pay for Federally mandated upgrades to both the Sheridan and Big Goose Water Treatment plants to guard against cryptosporidium and giardia.

Jeep Accident Ends Tragically

Sheridan Police Detective Sgt. Tom Henry

Tragedy came to a young married couple in the early morning hours of Saturday, October 2nd. Detective Sgt. Tom Henry with the Sheridan Police Department describes the incident.

Public Pulse - Monday 10/04/10

Library / Advocacy & Resource Center-Domestic Violence Awareness Month

Putting on the Pink

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Putting on the Pink

October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month

“Step Up for Wyoming Children” Week

It's all about Wyoming's children with this organization, headquartered in Cheyenne.

WYOMING NEWS SERVICE, Mountain View and Evanston, WY – Children take center stage for Wyoming's 3rd Annual “Step Up for Wyoming Kids” Week, held through this Saturday across the state. Carnivals, candidate forums and information fairs are on tap, focusing on how decisions made by elected leaders affect kids – whether it be in the classroom or the justice they find at the courthouse.

Poll Question: Cyber Bullying Legal Ramifications

Chart showing the differences between confrontational bullying and cyberbullying.

Two weeks ago, as the result of being “outed” via the Internet, an 18-year-old Rutgers University student killed himself by jumping off a bridge. His roommate and another student allegedly videotaped the young man in bed with another male, and then posted it on the web.

Ornament Shortage Feared for Capitol Christmas Tree

Wyoming residents! Ornaments are needed by October 15th!

CASPER, Wyo. (AP) - An Engelmann spruce from Wyoming headed to Washington as the national Christmas tree needs a little help - ornaments from its home state.

Officials say they've received only about 10% of the 6,000 ornaments Wyoming needs to send to Washington for its U.S. Capitol Christmas tree and seventy-five companion trees to be displayed in federal buildings.

Sheridan College Rodeo

Here are the Sheridan college results from the college rodeo in Lamar Colorado. Shane Stevens placed 5th in the 1st go round and 5th in the average in the Bareback riding.
Kacy Townsleay placed 7th in the long go I the bullriding and got bucked off in the short round.

Ty Hiatt was 10th in long go and scored 78 PTA in short-round in the Saddle bronc riding for 4th place in short and 5th in average.

Chelsey Kelly placed 4th in the short in breakaway roping 4th in average. Cory Albright got bucked off in the short in the bullriding.

SCOPE Candidate Forum

Two candidate forums are taking place in Sheridan this week, but they are not your typical forums. SCOPE Coordinator, Sarah Reihn

The Lady Broncs runner ups at state tennis and more from the weekend

Gigi Ruskowski and Hailey Ligocki won the #2 Double state title in Cheyenne Saturday

STATE TENNIS CHAMPIONSHIPS - The Sheridan Lady Bronc tennis team finished 2nd in the state tournament behind Gillette.

In number one singles Noelle Golinvaux made it to the finals but had to settle being the runner up, in number two singles Rachel Wood fought her way back through the consolation bracket and finished as the consolation winner.

The number one doubles team of Haley King and Emily Berry lost in the semi finals and came back to win the consolation bracket