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October 23rd, 2012

BNSF Confirms Railroad Fatality

UPDATE: 2:45

The Sheridan Police Department released the following information this afternoon via a media release:

Just after 6:00 am Tuesday morning, the Sheridan Police Department received a report from railroad dispatch that there had been an incident involving a train and a pedestrian.

Buffalo Rancher Makes Final Round of Treasurer Selection Process

The Republican Party's Central Committee in Wyoming has isolated three state treasurer candidates for final review by Governor Matt Mead, and one of the last-standing candidates hails from Johnson County.

Pink Link Raises $40K for SMH

The Sheridan Memorial Hospital Foundation announced the weekend's “The Link—Partners in Pink” run/walk raised approximately $40,000.

Incident at BNSF Railroad

Update: 8:18 a.m.

Sheridan law enforcement are unavailable to provide details regarding an incident involving BNSF Railroad this morning near the 1st Street intersection.

STATE SWIMMING / DIVING / STATE VOLLEYBALL / PLAYOFF FOOTBALL

STATE SWIMMING / DIVING - A dozen Lady Broncs will compete this week at the state swimming and diving championships in Gillette, prelims get underway Thursday.

The 12 qualifies represent half the team and Head coach Brent Moore says that's a huge accomplishment.

Joining ten swimmers are two divers Brielle Smiley and Sarah Von Krosiek and Moore says both did a great job of getting themselves in position to make the state meet qualifying standards.

October 22nd

Planning Commission Votes Unanimously to Recommend North Main Revitalization Plan

Planning Commission Votes Unanimously to Recommend North Main Revitalization Plan. Photo by Chris Foy.

At the city of Sheridan's meeting of the planning commission Monday night, the commission heard a redevelopment strategy for the North Main Corridor.

Christensen Susupended and Fined for Calhoun Dust Up

Associated Press
LARAMIE, Wyo. -- Wyoming coach Dave Christensen has been suspended one week and fined $50,000 for his actions following an Oct. 13 loss to Air Force.

Athletic director Tom Burman said Monday that it's important to send the right message to the team about taking responsibility for your actions.

Christensen confronted Falcons coach Troy Calhoun on the field after Air Force's 28-27 victory.

Preliminary Hearing Held for Sheridan Woman Charged With Involuntary Manslaughter

A Preliminary Hearing was held Monday in Sheridan County Circuit Court for Sheridan resident Caron Denean Avery, who's charged with Involuntary Manslaughter for allegedly killing her 74-year-old mother Nina Avery on or about September 14th at their home located at 273 Badger Street in Sheridan.

Occupy Movement Takes a Stand in Sheridan

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Occupy Movement Takes a Stand in Sheridan. Photo by Chris Foy.
Occupy Movement Takes a Stand in Sheridan. Photo by Chris Foy.

Just off of Main Street Saturday, a group of four Sheridan residents waved signs that earned them an occasional thumbs up or honk from passersby.

More Than 100 Tons Collected at Free Landfill Days This Weekend

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More Than 100 Tons Collected at Free Landfill Days This Weekend

With hundreds of city and county residents stopping by the Sheridan Landfill last weekend, public waste superintendent Charles Martineau said its free landfill days were a success.