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October 21st, 2012

Caring for the Elderly at Green House

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A look inside a bedroom within the newest cottage at the Green House Living Community in Sheridan. Residents can choose between having a traditional bed or a hospital bed. Photo by Chris Foy.
The backyard of the newest cottage features space for gardening and an impressive view of the Bighorn Mountains.
The Founders Cottage was on display Saturday during an open house.

The newest cottage in the Green House community in Sheridan, designed specifically for elderly people who require active nursing care, was displayed in an open house Saturday.

Sheridan County Commissioners to Hold Two Special Meetings Monday

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The Sheridan County Commissioners will hold two special meetings Monday morning in the Commissioner Boardroom.

Rec District Awards Renovation Job

The Sheridan Recreation District awarded a job bid to Norwood Construction for the renovation of the Oatts Baseball Field.

Sheridan Media Week In Review

Here's a review of the past week's top stories from Sheridan Media News:

October 20th

Gas-Powered Bills Introduced to Legislature

Two bills headed for introduction in the Legislature this winter would attempt to encourage more use of natural-gas powered vehicles in Wyoming. One bill would transition up to half of the state's vehicle fleet to run on compressed natural gas by 2017.

Partners in Pink

Just prior to Saturday morning's "The Link - Partners in Pink" 4th Annual Run/Walk, a Breast Cancer Awareness Event, members from Sheridan County School District No. 2 posed for this photo op. The group of about 60 were part of the 700 or so that participated in the 10Km, 5K run/walk, 1.5 mile walk that started in Whitney Commons at 10:00 am and finished at the soccer field of the YMCA.

Fall Day at Thorne-Rider

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It was a beautiful fall day at Thorne-Rider Park in Sheridan Saturday.

Photos by Ron Richter

Buffalo Council OKs Grant Application For Compliance Checks

At their regular meeting this week, the Buffalo City Council approved a request from the Buffalo Police Department to apply for a grant for alcohol and tobacco compliance checks of local retailers.

Mayor Randy Dyess explains further.

Four Locals Win at Northern International Livestock Expo

Tinley Pierson of Kaycee won three awards at Wednesday's Regional Classic Hereford Cattle Show in Billings. Photo courtesy of nile.org.

Four locals from Sheridan, Kaycee and Buffalo received awards at the Northern International Livestock Exposition Stock Show in Billings last week.

Pursuit of Speeding Motorcycle Ends in Suicide Near Rawlins

Pursuit of Speeding Motorcycle Ends in Suicide Near Rawlins

What could have been a traffic stop ended in tragedy Thursday night when a motorcyclist sped away from a Wyoming Highway Patrol trooper just a few miles west of Arlington.