Archive - 2013 - News

October 13th

Fire House Open House Draws Hundreds

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Saturday, hundreds of kids with their families showed up at the Sheridan Fire and Rescue Station for its annual Fire Prevention Week Open House.

Locals Join Countrywide Prayer Circle

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Saturday, close to 30 people gathered at the courthouse corner of Main and Burkitt to pray for our country. The event is called the “Public Square Rosary” which has been held across the country since World War II.

Biketober Fest 2013

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Walk, run, or bike, that was the order of the day, for Sheridan Community Land Trust's third annual Biketober Fest.

Who's the Toughest Dog in Town?

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The Poll Question of the Week

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The debt ceiling of debt limit was put in place by Congress to limit the amount of national debt that can be issued by the Treasury. It's the total amount of money the government is authorized to borrow to meet its obligations.

Horse-Drawn Hearse Offers Different Experience

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Champion-Ferries' hearse, drawn by what Mark Ferries considers the "prettiest team" ever to pull it, a pair of matching blacks. (Photo courtesy Champion Ferries Funeral Home)

The visual image is striking, a line of cars following a team of horses carrying a casket to Sheridan's municipal cemetery.

Week in Review

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(Photo by Ron Richter)

It's time for our Sheridan Media Week in Review, a look back at some of the top stories from this past week. Longtime Game and Fish employee Warren Mischke announced his retirement from the department, effective Monday, November 4th. Mischke says that his job as public information specialist in the Sheridan region was very rewarding.

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October 12th

Quota Met, Second Wolf Hunt Area Closes

The quota in a second wolf hunt area has been met and will be closed for the remainder of the season.
“Wolf hunt area 5 has reached its quota of 3 wolves,” said Alan Dubberley, Public Information Officer for the Wyoming Game and Fish Department.

SC Students Perform Well at Discussion Contest

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Photo: (from left to Right) Chuck Holloway, Sheridan College Horticulture instructor; Jake Bare, first place, and Julia Collins, third place. Not pictured, Torrey Belus and Amelia Manual. (Picture courtesy of Sheridan College)

Sheridan College Agricultural students Jake Bare, Torrey Belus, Julia Collins and Amelia Manual traveled with their coach, Chuck Holloway to the University of Wyoming in Laramie, where they recently competed in the Wyoming Farm Bureau Collegiate Discussion Contest.

SHS Students Getting Ready for Bronc Pink Day

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(Photo by Ron Richter)

Students at Sheridan High School are gearing up for the 4th annual Bronc Pink Day, Friday, October 18th by selling pink Bronc tee-shirts to benefit breast cancer awareness in Sheridan.