Archive

June 7th, 2012

Strongmen Competitors Looking for Volunteer, Sponsor

The first ever Cowboy State Strongman Classic is coming to Sheridan next month.

Johnson, Campbell Counties Agree To Juvenile Detention

Johnson County's Commissioners agreed to a contract with Campbell County to provide juvenile housing and detention services for Johnson County juvenile offenders.

Low Cost Rabies Vaccination In Full Swing At Kendrick Park

Dr. Karen Serres vaccinates a wiggly Jack Russell Terrier at the Kenrick Park band shell. Veterinarians will be at the park from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. through Saturday to immunize cats and dogs. (Photo by Tracee Davis)
Volunteers register pets for low-cost rabies vaccinations at the Kendrick Park band shell. Veterinarians will be at the park from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. through Saturday. (Photo by Tracee Davis)

The Cat and Dog Shelter's annual Rabies vaccination event is in full swing this week at the Kendrick Park band shell. Cats and dogs have trickled in for low-cost rabies vaccines since Tuesday, and volunteers and veterinarians will be on hand from 8 a.m. until 1 p.m.

Buffalo Council Awards Contract For Sports Fields Complex

Zach Montgomery

At their Tuesday meeting, the Buffalo City Council awarded the contract to construct the sports fields complex to O'Dell Construction of Sheridan.

At the bid opening last week, all four bids came in substantially over the original engineer's estimate of $2 million.

West Nile Virus Cases Down

The Associated Press reports human cases of West Nile Virus are on the decline in the state of Wyoming. In 2007, there were 185 cases and 2 deaths related to the virus, which tapered off to 10 cases in 2008, 12 cases and 1 death in 2009, 6 cases in 2010, and three infections last year.

June 6th

Goldalia Scarlet

Posted in

Getting up close and personal with a Dahlia "Goldalia Scarlet".

Photos by Sarah Richter

WYOMING ALL-STARS BEGIN PRACTICE

Both the men's and women's Wyoming all-star basketball teams began practice Wednesday as they ready to face the Montana all-stars in the annual series Friday and Saturday.

The games in Sheridan will be playede Friday night at 6 and 8 PM in the Hoffman dome at Sheridan college.

Games Saturday will be at Rocky Mtn. college in Billings at 6 and 8 pm.

All four games will be broadcast live on 14-10 KWYO. Broadcast time will be at 5:30 with Trevor Jackson and Rocky Erickson.

Low-cost Rabies Clinic Going Strong

Dogs, cats and their human guardians wait under the band shell at Kendrick Park Wednesday afternoon. Veterinarians are available here between 8 a.m. and 1 p.m. through Saturday to administer low-cost rabies vaccinations. Rabies cases seem to be on the rise in the Sheridan area this year, with at least three confirmed cases in Sheridan County so far. (Photo by Tracee Davis)

Fundraiser for the Sheridan Inn is Friday

Posted in
Fundraiser for the Sheridan Inn is Friday

In an effort to help raise funds to pay off a loan to avoid possible foreclosure, the Sheridan Heritage Center will be hosting a fundraiser for the Historic Sheridan Inn this Friday night.

Public Pulse - Wednesday 06/06/12

Steve Smutko w/Ruckleshaus Institute / Salvation Army