Archive - 2013 - News

September 2nd

This Week's Poll Question

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Syria has become a political as well as military hotbed since President Assad allegedly used chemical weapons on his own people.

Tradition Rides High at Don King Days

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It was the wild and wooly west come alive at the 25th annual Don King Days held at the Equestrian Center near Big Horn and Sheridan Media's Judy Hagerott was there and brings us this story.

September 1st

Week in Review

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It's time to once again take a look back at a few of the stories that made the news this past week wit hour Sheridan Media Week in Review. Fourth Judicial District Court in Sheridan was the site of a resentencing hearing Wednesday for 20-year-old Wyatt Bear Cloud, who was sentenced to life in prison in 2011 for the murder of Robert Ernst on August 26, 2009. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter was there for the hearing and has the story.

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August 31st

"Rapist" Written on Exonerated Cheyenne Man's Car

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CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - A Cheyenne man exonerated in a 1989 rape is facing more challenges.

A car donated to Andrew J. Johnson was found vandalized Thursday morning. The word "rapist" was written on it and holes were poked through the tires.

Gearing up For Miss America

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Miss Wyoming Rebecca Podio (Photo by Ron Richter)

Rebecca Podio from Newcastle was crowned Miss Wyoming a little over two months ago on the stage of the WYO Theater in Sheridan. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter recently sat down with Podio to talk about the upcoming Miss America Competition.

Celebrating 25 Years

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It's an event that has been a staple of Labor Day weekend for over two decades and has been known as the grand finale of summer fun. We're talking about Don King Days in Big Horn.

August 30th

Wyoming Highway Patrol Beefs up Staff for the Holiday

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CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - The Wyoming Highway Patrol has beefed up staffing for the Labor Day weekend. The patrol is especially on the lookout for drunken drivers. It is participating in a special effort in Cheyenne to target impaired drivers.

LeAnn Rimes Cancels Tonight's Sheridan Show Due to Flu

LeAnn Rimes Cancels Tonight's Sheridan Show Due to Flu

Country music star LeAnn Rimes announced Thursday night she's cancelling her show in Sheridan due to the flu. The Trails End Concert Park is having a free concert tonight that's open to everyone featuring the bands Jagertown and Asphalt Cowby.

August 29th

35 Years and Counting

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Warren Mishcke began his time in Sheridan with the Wyoming Game and Fish Department in 1995 as the Information and Education Specialist. While his time in the Sheridan region has spanned almost two decades, he's actually been with the Game in Fish since 1978. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter has more.

Best of the West BBQ Competition to Hit Sheridan Next Week

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The Best of the West BBQ competition that will take place next Friday and Saturday in Sheridan is a Kansas City Barbecue Society licensed competition. One of the organizers for the event is Tye Bach, who explains that this competition is a first for Sheridan.