Archive - Sep 28, 2010 - News

Wyoming Rural Development Council Conducting Community Assessment in Sheridan

Senior Rural Development Specialist Jo Ferguson with the Wyoming Rural Development Council
Senior Rural Development Specialist Jo Ferguson with the Wyoming Rural Development Council

Two teams with the Wyoming Rural Development Council are in Sheridan conducting a community assessment that is a follow up to the one they conducted a little over five years ago. One team has been traveling around to various locations in the City to garner feedback and hear from the community, while the other team has been holding listening sessions at the Inner Circle at the Fulmer Library.

2010 Taste of Home is Monday

The 2010 Taste of Home Cooking School will take place next Monday night at the Sheridan Junior High School Early Auditorium. Taste of Home Culinary Specialist Michael Barna explains a little bit about his presentation.

Bear Cloud: Motion for Withdrawal of Guilty Pleas

Since the State Public Defender's Office has removed Shelley Cundiff as Wyatt Bear Cloud's attorney, his replacement, Kerri M. Johnson of Casper, has filed a Motion for Withdrawal of Guilty Pleas to All Counts.

Bear Cloud: State Replaces Shelley Cundiff as Counsel

Wyatt Bear Cloud will now have new counsel.

Wyatt Bear Cloud, the second of three defendants in the Robert Ernst Murder case, had originally been scheduled to go to trial beginning September 13th. In a rushed Motion to Change Plea hearing on September 8th, he had changed his Not Guilty plea to Guilty on three counts: First Degree Murder; Aggravated Burglary; and Conspiracy to Commit Aggravated Burglary.

Certificate of Valor Awarded to Two Sheridan Men

From Left to Right: Sheriff Dave Hofmeier, Mike Dupuis Jr., Mike Dupuis Sr., and Cpl. Allen Thompson
From Left to Right: Sheriff Dave Hofmeier, Mike Dupuis Jr., Mike Dupuis Sr., and Cpl. Allen Thompson

A father and son displayed the utmost courage with their heroic efforts on Soldier Creek Road in Sheridan this past Saturday. Sheridan resident Mike Dupuis Jr. explains the accident that he and his father encountered while out helping a friend track a deer.

Diamonds in the Rough Tonight

Kate Adamson will be the featured speaker at tonight's Diamonds in the Rough event.

The Sheridan-Buffalo Business Leadership Network will be holding their Business Leadership Awards, and in tandem with the event this year, says spokesperson Janelle Anderson, is a presentation by Kate Adamson.

New Historical Park for Wyoming

New Fork Historic Marker (photo from Pinedale Online)

WYOMING NEWS SERVICE, Pinedale, WY – A piece of history along the Lander Road, also known as the Lander Trail in the Pinedale Anticline will soon be a new historic park. Shell, Ultra Resources and PacifiCorp are funding the purchase of the private property as part of “making good” for damages done to other cultural and historic resources nearby.

CASA Seeks New Volunteers

Training classes will be held throughout the month of October for the next group of CASA volunteers, alternating between Buffalo and Sheridan.

Sheridan County CASA, which stands for Court Appointed Special Advocate, is in the process of recruiting volunteers to join their program. Jo Forbes is the Volunteer Coordinator for CASA, and says that a new training session will begin Monday, October 4th, with meetings held throughout the month. Forbes explains.