Archive - Jul 2009

July 27th

City Council Chooses New Councilor

The Sheridan City Council considered five applications to fill the vacant council seat on Monday at City Hall. Jerry Grandahl would have been the sixth candidate but he withdrew his application on Monday morning. The five remaining applicants were interviewed by the Council and asked the same series of three questions.

Public Pulse - Monday 07/27/09

Merill Mathews, Council For Affordable Health Insurnace

Great American Motorcycle Hill Climb

Local results from the 91st Great American motorcycle hill climb in Billings, Montana.

Trophy class:

251-700 - George Neeson 12th place

251-600 – Spencer Willey 2nd place

601 open – Spencer Willey 2nd place

2009 Kendrick golf course Club Championship results

Championship flight:
1st - Tyler Nicholas (Club Champion 3rd straight year).
2nd - Bob Allen
3rd - Craig Hanson

1st Flight:
1st - Rick Levi
2nd - Gabe Thums
3rd – Mark Kober

2nd Flight:
1st – Mike Fricke
2nd – Barry Benth
3rd – John Paronto

3rd Flight:
1st - Tim Jensen
2nd – Bob Flores
3rd Don Martini

4th Flight:
1st – Whitey Kaul
2nd – Cal Muzikar

Car Dealers Accused Of Altering Car's Odometers

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - Two car salesmen have been indicted on charges that they tampered with vehicles' odometers to falsely show lower mileage to sell the cars for a higher price.

Rawlins Man Faces Life In Prison In Bar Shooting

RAWLINS, Wyo. (AP) - A judge ruled prosecutors can proceed with the case of a man accused of attempted murder after allegedly shooting another man nine times.

Twenty-two-year-old Timothy David Kramer faces life in prison if convicted of attempted first-degree murder in the March 4 shooting of Steven Devore. A judge ruled Friday Kramer's case can proceed in Carbon County District Court.

Grizzly Injured Former Police Officer

CODY, Wyo. (AP) - The northern Wyoming man who killed a grizzly bear with a handgun as it attacked him earlier this month is a former Baltimore police officer trained to respond to difficult and violent situations, fellow officers say.

No Bail For Man Wanted In Child Molestation Case

CASPER, Wyo. (AP) - A Mississippi fugitive on the lam for nearly 15 years after being accused of molesting two girls has been ordered held without bail after his capture this week.

07/27/09 sports for Monday

AMERICAN LEGION BASEBALL - The Sheridan Jets made it to the final day of the Wyoming junior American legion state baseball tournament before being eliminated Sunday afternoon.