Archive - Jun 27, 2012

Smoke in the Hills

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Taken Wednesday night on Highway 14 East in Sheridan County.

Photo by Ron Richter

More Cato Fire Pics

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Images were sent in to Sheridan Media by Brian Adami and Jeff Mueller.

Adami's photos are of damage from the fires at the Adami Ranch east of Buffalo. Used by permission.

Mueller works for Anadarko Petroleum at their Powder River Office, and he took the photos of the smoke in the Powder River Valley this morning. Also used by permission.

Johnson County Fire Ban To Go Into Effect Thursday

Johnson County's Commissioners have called a special meeting for Thursday, June 28 at 9am to ratify a county-wide fire ban effective immediately.

Tongue River State Park Affected by Fire Near Ashland, MT

Tongue River State Park Affected by Fire Near Ashland, MT. (Courtesy Photo)

Tongue River State Park in southeastern Montana has been without electricity since about 8 pm Tuesday evening.

County Commissioners Special Meeting on Fire Restrictions Thursday

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County Commissioners Special Meeting on Fire Restrictions Thursday

Sheridan County has announced that there will be a special meeting of the County Commissioners Thursday morning at 8 o'clock regarding fire restrictions within the County.

Johnson County Sheriff Gives Update On Cato Fire

*UPDATED* Johnson County Sheriff Steve Kozisek gave a quick update on the Cato Fire Wednesday morning to the county commissioners, and spoke to Sheridan Media afterwards.

Kozisek explained the situation.

Today's Forecast: Smoke

Smoke from nearby mountain wildfires has blanketed the city of Sheridan in a fog that smells like a campfire. The closest forest fire is northeast of Buffalo. (Photo by Tracee Davis)

Smoke Settles Over Sheridan

Sheridan's resident elk celebrity, still sporting his spring velvet antlers at his home in the Kendrick Park wildlife reserve, spent the morning blanketed in smoke. Nearby wildfires have polluted the air and obscured the usual view of the Bighorn Mountains behind him. (Photo by Tracee Davis)

18 New Fires Reported in the Rockies

Fires around the Rocky Mountain region light up last night's sunset. (Photo by Meagan Knudson)

The National Interagency Coordination Center Incident Management Report for today reports 18 new fires have erupted in the Rocky Mountain region, 10 of which are uncontained.

SRD CO-REC SOFTBALL RESULTS AND STANDINGS

SHERIDAN RECREATION DISTRICT
2012 SUMMER SOFTBALL LEAGUE STANDINGS
CO-REC. LEISURE “NATIONAL LEAGUE DIVISION”

TEAMS
WINS:
LOSES:
ZEN THE SALON/ ALPINE CLIMATE CONTROL
9
1
STAR LIQUOR/ TNC LIQUOR
7
1
FIRST INTERSTATE BANK
7
2
DIRT BAGS
7
2
PURENERGY
6
3
ACT
3
6
BLACK TOOTH BREWERY CO.
2
6
SHAKE-N-BAKE
2
7
A PLUS TOWING & REPAIR
1
8
RAINBOW BAR
1
9

RESULTS OF GAMES FROM TUES. 6/26/12!

6:30 ACT __2_____ STAR LIQUOR ___13______

7:40 ALPINE CLIMATE__18_____ RAINBOW BAR____2_____