Archive - Jul 5, 2012

Cowboy up! Time to rodeo!

The cowboy on the Mint Bar and the clock seen through the trees on the corner say it is, "Time to rodeo." The week long Rodeo Week - July 6-15 - starts off on Friday with the Chris LeDoux Spurs & Spikes Memorial Golf Tournament @ the Powder Horn with a practice round, auction and buffet.

Accident on East Brundage Street

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Sheridan Fire-Rescue and Rocky Mountain Ambulance personnel attend to an unidentified adult female who was transported to Sheridan Memorial Hospital. (Photo Courtesy of Sheridan Fire-Rescue))
An accident Thursday morning in Sheridan on east Brundage Street in Sheridan. (Photo Courtesy of Angie ViAnn)
An accident Thursday morning in Sheridan on east Brundage Street in Sheridan. (Photo Courtesy of Angie ViAnn)

UPDATE 1:35PM According to a media release issued by Sheridan Fire-Rescue, at 8:52 Thursday morning, Sheridan Fire-Rescue, the Sheridan Police Department and Rocky Mountain Ambulance responded to a one-vehicle accident on east Brundage Street near the Sheridan Ice Rink.

Body Of Woman Found In Bighorns Identified

Johnson County Sheriff Steve Kozisek

The body of a woman found in a car yesterday in Crazy Woman Canyon has been identified as 42-year old Pamela Malone of Buffalo.

Johnson County Sheriff Steve Kozisek gives us more details on the incident.

Sheridan Ash Creek Fire Is Out

The blaze 13 miles north of Sheridan has been extinguished. The fire consumed 158 acres of private land. (Photo by Ron Richter)

A fire started by lightening Tuesday evening 13 miles north of Sheridan is extinguished.

Playing in the Mud

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Hundreds turned out for Wednesday's 2nd annual Freedomfest put on by the Sheridan Recreation District at the old Woodland Park School on Coffeen Avenue in Sheridan. Along with a dunk tank and various eating contests and activities for the kids, the older set seemed to be content getting down and dirty playing some mud volleyball.

Photos by Ron Richter

Firefighters at Squirrel Creek Get Some Help From Mother Nature

Rain is helping crews battling some wildfires in Wyoming, including a 16-square-mile Squirrel Creek Fire about 30 miles southwest of Laramie.

Mud Volleyball Makes a Splash at Freedomfest

The 2nd annual Freedomfest, sponsored by the Sheridan Recreation District, featured an afternoon of mud volleyball. At the end of each game, competitors resembled swamp monsters. The full news story can be viewed by clicking here: http://www.sheridanmedia.com/new... (Photo by Judy Hagerott)

County Rules and Regulations Amended

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County Rules and Regulations Amended

Amendments to the Sheridan County rules and regulations governing zoning for small wind energy systems were approved this week by the Sheridan County Commissioners.

TROOPER BASEBALL / 2012 WYO RODEO WEEK BEGINS SATURDAY

TROOPER BASEBALL - The Sheridan Troopers are 33-8 after play at the Black Hills classic tournament in Rapid City.

They won their first game lost two Monday and cam back to win twice on Tuesday.

Next up for the Troops is a road double header in Cody Sunday, then a conference game Tuesday in Casper before coming home next Wednesday to host two with Spearfish, South Dakota.

Our next live broadcast of Trooper baseball will be that Spearfish double header next Wednesday the first pitch will be tossed out at 5:00 live on 14-10 KWYO.

County Approves Contract With RMA

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County Approves Contract With RMA

Sheridan County Commissioners approved a contract with Rocky Mountain Ambulance to provide emergency medical services to Sheridan County residents. Prior to the Commissioner's approval, County Administrator Renee' Obermueller pointed out that the subsidy to RMA continues to go down.