Archive - 2013 - News

September 29th

Holy Name Carnival and Chili Supper was on Saturday

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Saturday, Holy Name Catholic School held its 78th annual Carnival and Chili Supper on Grinnell Plaza. It was a children's delight with inflatables, games, food, and fun, all a fundraiser for Holy Name.

Yoga and Aging

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Steve Cropley, Teddy Araas, & Baxter Bell

This past weekend, Santosha Yoga sponsored a workshop focusing on how yoga practices contribute to healthy aging.

This Week's Poll Question

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It's the blame game at its finest with Republicans pointing fingers at the Democrats and the Democrats pointing right back at the Republicans, while both sides don't seem any closer with a deal to keep the government operating. At issue is the Affordable Care Act, the so called Obama-care.

Public Input Sought For Increased Fees At Hunter Campground

The Bighorn National Forest Powder River Ranger District has been fielding questions concerning a fee increase at Hunter Campground west of Buffalo that was believed to be slated for the summer of 2014, based on a story recently published elsewhere.

Internet Data Centers Discussed at Buffalo City Council

Buffalo Mayor Randy Dyess

The Buffalo City Council, at their last meeting, discussed with Mayor Randy Dyess the latest report he received on Internet Data Centers from a company hired to study the feasibility of locating these centers in Wyoming.

JCHC: Decision On 2018 Project Coming In December

A decision on whether or not to move ahead with the 2018 Construction Project to replace the aging Amie Holt Care Center is expected to be made at the December meeting of the Hospital's Board of Trustees.

Man Accused of Fleeing Prerelease Center Arrested

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CASPER, Wyo. (AP) - Authorities in Arizona have arrested a Pinedale man accused of fleeing a Casper prerelease center late last year.

Monarch Once Reigned in Local Coal Industry

A portion of the town of Monarch as it would have been seen from the Tongue River. The detail is from a diorama by Sheridan resident/historian/artist Tom Warnke, assisted by Alice M. Warnke, former Sheridan County Curator Dana H. Prater, William Tulley, Harold Huber and Helen M. Laumann. (Photo by Pat Blair)

In 1908, around one thousand people lived in the Sheridan County town of Monarch. Four hundred and fifty men worked in the nearby Monarch Mine, collecting a total payroll of $30,000 every month. That was in 1908.

Week in Review

(Photo by Ron Richter)

We begin our look back at the week in the news with our Sheridan Media Week in Review. The City of Sheridan received some public backlash for the decision to fix hail damage on several of the police department patrol vehicles. Sheridan Police Lieutenant Scott Chandler.

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September 28th

Rapist's Case Could 'Clean Up' Sentencing Rules

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A prosecutor says the furor over the 30-day sentence given to a Montana teacher who raped a 14-year-old girl offers a chance to clean up holes in how the state sentences criminals.