Archive - Aug 2012

August 1st

ASIST Schedules Sheridan Suicide Prevention Workshop

A two-day workshop in Sheridan called Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training, or ASIST, is coming to Sheridan next month. The class is targeted to those who might be in a situation where they'll have to talk to someone about suicide, such as police officers, teachers or emergency reponders.

Buffalo Looking To Clean Ditch Of A/C Units

At their last meeting, the Buffalo City Council learned from City Attorney Ben Kirven that he has been in contact with the owner of the Econolodge on East Hart Street and discussed removal of air conditioning units that have been dumped in the city-owned ditch and adjacent property behind the motel.

Wednesday At The Johnson County Fair: Swine, Goats, Poultry

Wednesday's livestock events at the Johnson County Fair include swine, goats, rabbits, and poultry.

Swine Showmanship begins this morning at 8am.

The Meat Goat Show starts at 11 followed by the Dairy Goat Show at noon.

The rabbit show begins at 1pm followed by poultry at 2:30.

Untrimmed Tree Causes Small Fire in Banner

It's no big secret that dry conditions in the area are putting forests and communities at risk for wildfires. Last week, a small fire started in Banner that knocked out power to hundreds of people for a few hours overnight.

July 31st

TROOPERS OPEN THE AMERICAN LEGION STATE BASEBALL TOURNAMENT

TROOPER BASEBALL - The Sheridan Troopers open the state American Legion baseball tournament this afternoon in Casper they face Laramie at 12:30.

The state tournament is split into two, four team brackets with the "A" including the Troopers along with Cody, Laramie and Wheatland.

The "AA" bracket has Rock Springs, Cheyenne, Gillette and Casper.

The winners from each bracket will play in a final game to determine an overall champ and those two team will represent Wyoming the "A" and "AA" Northwest regional tournaments.