Archive - Jul 28, 2009

Accident On Red Grade Road Tuesday Could Have Been A Lot Worse

Just before 1 o'clock Tuesday afternoon a near catastrophe was avoided on Red Grade Road in Sheridan County. Big Horn Volunteer Fire Department Chief Russ Cox gives us the details.

As to why the bailout was needed?

Storms On Monday Drop A Significant Amount Of Rainfall In The Sheridan Area

We've had our share of unusual weather this summer and Monday was no exception with a high amount of rainfall, especially for the last week of July. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter has more.

Big Goose Creek Runs Red....Well, Technically Orange

Residents of Sheridan may be asking themselves, what in the world was going on with Big Goose Creek? as it took on a reddish orange hue Tuesday. Monday's heavy rainfall was the cause says John Deutscher with the Wyoming Department of Environmental Quality.

Two Men Arrested In Connection With Burglaries In Ranchester And Dayton

The Sheridan County Sheriff’s Office has made two arrests in a case involving a string of burglaries in Ranchester and Dayton. 19-year-old Joseph Watkins and 20-year old Brandon Jones were both taken into custody in the last two days. Sheridan County Deputy Sergeant Mike Gale...

"Screaming" Eagles football camp next week

Tongue River High School football coach Chuck Walters and the Eagles coaching staff will host their annual football camp next week August 4th,5th and 6th at Tongue River high school. The camp is open to all players in the 1st through 8th grades, camp will run in the evenings between 6 and 7:30. The fee is 20 dollars per camper.

Complete results from the Sheridan county junior golf series 7/27/09

GIRLS - Ages 14-15 (9 holes)
1.Kindle Kirkham (57, won chip-off for 1st place)
2.Tie: Kira Kirkham & Alex Eisele (57)

GIRLS - Ages 9-10 (5 holes)
1.Kayla Allen (33)
2.Peyton Bomar (38)
3.Lydia Mayer (43)
4.Jillian Mayer (48)

BOYS - Ages 15 and Up (18 holes)
1. Brandon Metzger (73)
2.Taylor Reed (78)
3.Tie: Bryce Williams & Chris Cremer (81)
4.Michael Korp (84)

Park Service Awards Japanese Internment Grants

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - The National Park Service has awarded nearly $1 million to increase public awareness about sites related to the detention of Japanese-Americans during World War II.

The largest of the 19 grants - $282,000 - is going to an organization that is building a museum at the former Heart Mountain Relocation Center outside Powell, in northern Wyoming.

Governor Freudenthal Urges Caution On Water Project

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - Gov. Dave Freudenthal says a Colorado businessman's plan to pipe water from southwest Wyoming to Colorado's Front Range must not affect any Wyoming water users or future water development in the state.

07/28/09 sports for Tuesday

VOLLEYBALL CAMP - The annual youth volleyball camp opened at Sheridan college yesterday Lady Generals volleyball coach Jonea Rima says they had a good turn out of younger girls during the morning session she says that was a nice surprise because elementary ages don't have a lot of volleyball playing opportunities. The junior high

Normative Services Makes Changes To Renew Contract With DFS

Last Friday, Normative Services received confirmation from the Department of Family Services that they would once again have a contract to serve Wyoming kids.