Archive - Jul 22, 2010

Pretrial Conference Held for Kidnapping Suspect

A Pretrial Conference for a man charged with Kidnapping was held in District Court Thursday.
A Pretrial Conference for a man charged with Kidnapping was held in District Court Thursday.

A Pretrial Conference was held in 4th Judicial District Court Thursday for Montana resident Kevin Fuller, who is charged with kidnapping his girlfriend, Dawn Turner August, 7th 2009 in Sheridan. Prosecuting Attorney Matt Redle's motion for a continuance was reluctantly granted by Judge John Fenn, as the two day trial is now set to begin October 4th.

Searchers Find Body of Climber in Grand Teton

16 injured climbers were rescued by helicopter in Grand Teton National Park this week . (AP Courtesy Photo)
16 injured climbers were rescued by helicopter in Grand Teton National Park this week . (AP Courtesy Photo)

GRAND TETON NATIONAL PARK, Wyo. (AP) - Rescue workers have found the body of a missing climber who fell over a cliff during a thunderstorm while climbing a mountain at Grand Teton National Park. Park spokeswoman Bobbie Visnovske says searchers on a helicopter found the body of 21-year-old Brandon Oldenkamp on Thursday morning.

Early Morning Structure Fire

Damage from a fire to a garage at 2005 Liberty Court in Sheridan.
Damage from a fire to a garage at 2005 Liberty Court in Sheridan.

Crews with Sheridan Fire Rescue responded to a structure fire at 2005 Liberty Court in Sheridan just before 2 am Thursday morning. Sheridan Fire Marshal Brian Songer explains what happened.

New Child Advocacy Director Proves the Importance of “Showing Up”

The new Child Advocacy Services of the Big Horns Executive Director made her debut this week, accepting a $50,000 grant from the Department of Family Services.

School District 2 Board Adopts '10-'11 Budget

Sheridan County School District 2 Business Manager Roxie Taft.

Sheridan County School District 2 trustees met for their budget adoption meeting Wednesday evening. The General Fund FY11 Budget in Revenues is $42,602,806 and the FY11 Expenditure Budget is $42,895,000. Expenditures are higher than revenue because assessed value in Sheridan County decreased over 32%.

Rodeo Wrap Up Part A

Posted in
Displaying a little C & C - Concentration & Courage

Chase Erickson from Almo, Idaho displays concentration

Public Pulse - Thursday 07/22/10

Senior Center / Bruce Brown, Candidate for State Auditor

The Sheridan County Library System Has A New Director—Possibly

The Sheridan County Library Board of Trustees made an offer to the potentially new Library Director Thursday morning. Library Trustee, Tony Wendtland:

He adds that if Siebersma accepts the position, they are not certain when he would be available to start. The current Director, Cathy Butler, is scheduled to remain in the position through August.

YOUTH BASEBALL AND GOLF ARE HIGHLIGHTING THE LOCAL SPORTS SCENE THIS WEEK

2010 FALL SPORTS SEASON BEGINS TWO WEEKS FROM MONDAY

LOCAL YOUTH BASEBALL - The state little league tournament is on going in Riverton team Sheridan will open bracket play today

The 13 year old Babe Ruth state tournament opened yesterday and continues today in Thorne-rider park and the Sheridan and the 14-15 year old Babe Ruth team is playing at their state tournament in Powell.

The Sheridan Jets open up the Wyoming American Legion “B” state tournament in Casper this morning they open with Laramie at 10:00.