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October 25th, 2010

Cooper House has Ghostly History

Built in 1921, the Cooper Mansion at the University of Wyoming is considered by some to be haunted.

WYOMING NEWS SERVICE, Laramie, WY - It's the week when wispy apparitions, supernatural events and creepy sounds take center stage for Halloween, and Wyoming is home to its own stock of ghost stories. The historic Cooper House at the University of Wyoming is one example of what many believe to be a real haunted house.

Bronc and Lady Bronc State X-Country Results

Sheridan High School Cross Country
2010 State Meet Results

4A Boys Team Results:

1 Natrona County 74
2 Laramie 83
3 Sheridan 106
4 Cheyenne East 116
5 Campbell County 119
6 Cheyenne Central 123
7 Star Valley 179
8 Rock Springs 181
9 Green River 212
10 Evanston 235
11 Kelly Walsh 305
12 Riverton 314

The 3rd place finish by the Broncs tied the highest finish ever for the Sheridan Cross Country Team at a Wyoming State Meet. The only other top three finish was 3rd place in 1990.

Sheridan Individual Results:

3 Dylan Morin 16:49 (All-State)

The Link: Another Successful Partnership in Pink

Rhonda Hart, right, finishes her walk with friend and supporter, Sandy Hoffman.

Whitney Commons was a blanket of pink Saturday at the 2nd Annual “The Link—Partnership in Pink” fundraiser sponsored by Memorial Hospital. 

There were over 650 registered participants in the fun run/walk event featuring a 10k run, a 5k run or walk and a 1.5 mile walk.

October 24th

Poll Question: Rock Creek Wilderness

Wildflower season in the Rock Creek area of the Big Horn Mountains.

Last week we reported that members of the Wyoming Wilderness Association went before the Sheridan County Commissioners to tell them about their recent visit to Washington D.C. and the Wyoming Delegation, to garner their support for keeping the Rock Creek Wilderness Area designated as Wilderness forever.

District 2 Blood Draws This Week

Taking District 2 employees' health to heart, Memorial Hospital will have onsite blood draws this week at Coffeen and SJHS.

For the past several years right before Halloween, Sheridan Memorial Hospital has conducted on-site blood draws for the employees of Sheridan County School District 2. Spokesperson Cecile Pattison explains why.

The employees pay for their own blood draw, which costs the same as if they were to have it done at the hospital.

THE BRONCS AND RAMS HEAD INTO THE HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL PLAYOFFS

Raith Durham makes the "pick" to end the Broncs upset win over Natrona county

BRONC FOOTBALL - The Sheridan Broncs pulled off an 18-17 upset over previous number one and unbeaten Casper Natrona Friday night in a thriller at Homer Scott stadium Head Coach Don Julian.

The Broncs were down 17-10 with 3:32 to play following a Mustangs field goal then Natrona kicked away to the Broncs and senior Alex Welch did the rest.

The return officially went for 89 yards which was the fifth kickoff return of the season for a touchdown by the broncs and the second for Welch.

Wasatch Gun Show at the Fairgrounds

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Daniel Duff of Sheridan tries out a gun as his son Isaac looks on

Gun enthusiasts gathered from far and wide at the Sheridan County Fairgrounds over this past weekend to take a look at the tables covered with firearms, ammo, knives and every other kind of gun gizmo to be found.

Pumpkin Festival Delights

Six year-old Vistara Anderson of Sheridan "bowling for pumpkins" in Buffalo on Saturday

It was a perfect autumn day Saturday in Buffalo as over 100 folks gathered in Crazy Woman Square for the 3rd Annual “Pumpkin Festival” sponsored by Three Way, Inc.

Representative Mike Madden Wins Tax Assessment Appeal With The State

A growing number of residents in our local communities have been questioning the validity of their property tax assessments. Sheridan Media's Betsy Love has more

Mike Madden, who is also a Wyoming State Representative for Johnson County, is one of them. A year and a half ago, Madden appealed his assessed value at the county level:

All is well after the asteroid storm

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All is well after the asteroid storm

All is well after crash-landing on Dillyria as the cast of the WYO Theater Gala 2010 "Return to the Forbidden Planet