Archive - Jul 2011

July 27th

Jo Co Approves VOA Bed Days Contract

Johnson County has a new agreement with Volunteers of America for them to provide juvenile detention services for the county's youth.
The county commissioners approved the contract drawn by county attorney Ken DeCock after discussions during their meeting last week.

July 26th


LITTLE LEAGUE BASEBALL - The Sheridan little league 9-10 year olds dropped their first game of the state tournament in Gillette yesterday losing to Riverton.

A day after beating powell in the opener they lost 5-0 last night to Riverton. That sets up a rematch of the last week's district title game when Sheridan beat Laramie last week for the district title they two square off today in an elimination game at 4:00.

TROOPER BASEBALL - The Sheridan Troopers open up the state "AA" tournament in Cheyenne this afternoon the Troops open with Laramie at 12:30.

Motivational Speaker, Dave Boon at the Library Wednesday

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Debbie Iverson, Program Coordinator for the Fulmer Public Library

He's called the “visionary energizer bunny,” motivational speaker, Dave Boon will tell his story Wednesday night at 7, in the Inner Circle of the Fulmer Public Library.

A Portion of Gould Street Will be Closed Today in Sheridan

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A Portion of Gould Street Will be Closed Today in Sheridan

The City of Sheridan is temporarily closing a portion of Gould Street from Alger to Grinnell for work on City Hall. City Building Official Charlie Newcomer explains why the closure is taking place.

North Main Street Construction - A Visual Update

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In addition to this photo update taken Tuesday morning from the Best Western "Aerial Crosswalk" you can attend the weekly progress meeting with WYDOT, City of Sheridan, ENTECH and the contractor DRM Inc. on Wednesday at 11:00 am at the Best Western Sheridan Center.

SEEDA to Meet With SQCCI Representatives

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The now vacant Hand in Hand Childcare Center in Sheridan.

After holding an executive session Tuesday morning, the Sheridan Economic and Education Development Authority has come to the conclusion that a meeting with representatives from the Sheridan Quality Child Care Initiative needs to take place.

Dunham Reaches Tentative Plea Agreement with State

Trevor Dunham reached a tentative plea agreement with the State of Wyoming on Tuesday in 4th Judicial District Court during his arraignment and pre-trial conferencing.

Norton Point Fire North of Dubois Brings Smoke to Sheridan Area

The Norton Point fire continues to burn in the Washakie Wilderness area north of Dubois. (Photo Courtesy of the National Forest Service)

A lightning caused fire some 300-miles away from Sheridan County filled the sky with smoke over the Big Horn Mountains Monday night. The Norton Point fire is burning in the in the Washakie Wilderness area about 24-miles north of Dubois.

Public Pulse - Tuesday 7/26/10

Women's Trans National Golf Championship / John Ransom-finance editor,


1 2 Scott Buckingham 8:00:00 11:46:45 3:46:45 31 M Casper
2 849 Mike Diesburg 8:00:00 12:14:40 4:14:40 43 M Casper
3 827 David Martin 8:00:00 12:16:54 4:16:54 43 M Casper
4 806 Josh Port 8:00:00 12:22:56 4:22:56 32 M Sheridan
5 789 Keri McMeans 8:00:00 12:32:25 4:32:25 35 F Dayton
6 780 Mark Conrad 8:00:00 12:52:26 4:52:26 41 M Sheridan
7 770 Lisa Nicholls 8:00:00 12:54:09 4:54:09 42 F Sheridan
8 804 Marta Ostler 8:00:00 12:54:09 4:54:09 43 F Dayton
9 841 Diana Burbank 8:00:00 12:54:09 4:54:09 28 F Anchorage