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Two Plea Changes in District Court Wednesday

There were a couple of plea changes in District Court Wednesday.
There were a couple of plea changes in District Court Wednesday.

17-year-old John “JJ” Hatch changed his plea in District Court Wednesday on a number of felony charges. Hatch plead guilty to an amended charge of Felony Robbery.

Block Party on Grinnell Tuesday Night

This young lady enjoys cooling off at the 1st Annual End of Summer Block Party, held on Grinnell Plaza August 24th.

The 1st Annual End of Summer Block Party was held on Grinnell Plaza Tuesday night. The focus? Recognizing community orginizations and giving them the opportunity to network with each other.

Organizer Dave Tarver has great intentions and it's all about sharing the burden.

Buffett; Diller to Join Montana Economic Summit

Warren Buffett among several high-profile speakers at Montana Economic Development Summit, which will be held in Butte in September (Courtesy Photo).

HELENA, Mont. (AP) - Democratic Sen. Max Baucus says investor and philanthropist Warren Buffett is scheduled to participate in the Montana Economic Development Summit in Butte next month. Buffett is the CEO of Berkshire Hathaway Inc. He's scheduled to speak to the gathering live via video.

Senior Center Polo Benefit Nets $4K

Internationally known wildlife artist and conservationist David Shepherd, daughter Wenday Case and wife Avril enjoy the Sr. Center Polo Benefit Cup on August 8th (Courtesy Photo).

On August 8th, the Sheridan Senior Center hosted a Polo Benefit Cup and live auction, which raised more than $4,000.

Suicide Prevention Week September 5 – 11 – Part 2 of Series

There is help for veterans facing mental and emotional challenges.

Yesterday we began a series highlighting information from the Sheridan County Suicide Prevention Coalition as they get ready to observe Suicide Prevention Week September 5th – 11th. Two members of the coalition, Vanessa Hastings with Northern Wyoming Mental Health and counselor Dawn Sopron were guests on the August 23rd edition of Public Pulse.

SAWS Board Will Discuss Water Study's Preliminary Findings

Water Doesn't "Grow On Trees"

As the Sheridan-area expands, our need to tap into more water resources grows as well. Figuring out which resources to develop for the future is the current question for the Sheridan Area Water Supply Joint Powers Board, also known as SAWS, and will be the subject of discussion during a special public meeting Thursday.

Remains Found in the Big Horns Have Been Identified

Sheridan County Sheriff Dave Hofmeier
Sheridan County Sheriff Dave Hofmeier

On April 16, 2010, the Sheridan County Sheriff's Office received information from an informant that he had been involved in transporting and burying a body in the Big Horn Mountains. Several days later on April 19, the Sheriff's Office assisted a K-9 Search and Recovery cadaver dog team, and located partial human remains in an undisclosed location in the Big Horn Mountains.

Governor Freudenthal Talks Primary Election

Wyoming Governor Dave Freudenthal
Wyoming Governor Dave Freudenthal

Governor Dave Freudenthal made his monthly appearance as a guest on News Talk 930 KROE'S Public Pulse program Tuesday, where he discussed last week's Primary Election. Host Kim Love asked Freudenthal if he felt there were any surprises in this year's Primary.

7th Cavalry Drum and Bugle Corps is Having Quite the Summer

The 7th Cavalry Drum and Bugle Corps
The 7th Cavalry Drum and Bugle Corps

The 7th Cavalry Drum and Bugle Corps of Sheridan spent the 4th of July this year in Philadelphia as a participant in the parade, which was part of the city's Welcome America Celebration. Drum and Bugle Corps Manager Conrad Namtvedt says that they already have their sights set on another Top Ten parade for next year.

Suicide Prevention Week September 5 – 11 – Part 1 of Series

Example of a gun safety lock device.

Coming up in just under two weeks, the Sheridan County Suicide Prevention Coalition will be taking part in Suicide Prevention Week activities leading up to the Out of the Darkness Walk scheduled for Saturday morning, September 11th.