Sheridan County

It's time once again to take a look back at some of the top stories from this past week with our Sheridan Media Week in Review.

A railroad worker, perhaps homesick for his hometown in Germany, gave the name of Ulm to the CB&Q Railroad's newest construction camp in 1892. The site was reportedly the highest point on the railroad between Billings and Edgemont, S.D.

Mrs. George Hardin, a resident of Sheridan for 30 years, died at the Mayo brothers' sanitarium in Rochester, Miss., following an operation.

A Sheridan man charged with burglary for his role in breaking into the Silver Spur Bar in Ranchester in February and stealing liquor with two other individuals, was sentenced in Sheridan County Fourth Judicial District Court Thursday.

Miss Minnie Smith of Sheridan won the Stampede prize for being costumed in the most appropriate attire as the “Western Cow Girl.”

Another big street parade heralded the start of the Sheridan Stampede today.

Dayton's town council will discuss the town's project list for the upcoming one-cent optional tax at the town meeting on Monday night.

Now that summer is in full swing many in Wyoming will hook up to the boat and head for the lake. Boating, when done safely, can be an enjoyable family experience. However, boat owners need to take boating safety seriously or that enjoyable day can quickly turn to tragedy.

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