Archive - Aug 2009

August 25th

08/25/09 Sports for Tuesday

BRONC FOOTBALL - A year ago the Sheridan Bronc football team returned to the elite ranks in class 4-A football and they hope to keep the momentum going into 2009 last year they went on an eight game winning streak made it to the top of the 4-A rankings before the season ended in the semi final round of the playoffs head coach Don Julian says the program has regained the respect of teams in

August 24th

City Council Approves Grant Application For Forward Sheridan

Forward Sheridan asked the Sheridan City Council to sponsor a grant to the Wyoming Business Council for a new facility to help start-up businesses. The proposed 9,000-square-foot building would house the Forward Sheridan offices, but the rest of the space could be used to provide a temporary location for new businesses.

Hunting Seasons Coming Up Quickly In Wyoming And Montana

Archery hunting season throughout the state of Wyoming begins one week from today. That includes elk, deer and antelope in most areas. However, it does not include wolves.

Joey’s Kids Finish Cut Slam Adventure

Four kids, four days, nearly 1,000 miles, and six different rivers… That’s what was involved in Joey’s Fly Fishing Foundation’s Cut Slam Adventure last week. Joey and the kids started on LeBarge Creek in southwest Wyoming last Thursday in search of the Colorado Cutthroat. All four of them caught their fish there.

Local Businessman Takes Trip Overseas To Teach His Craft

Local businessman David Oakes owns and operates Captain Clean in Sheridan, and he recently embarked on a trip overseas to lend his expertise on the art of carpet cleaning.

Oakes explains what the project entailed at the University.

Suicide Prevention Week Activities Planned In Sheridan County For Early September

September 6th - 12th is Suicide Prevention Week, and there are several activities planned for Sheridan County. Sheridan County Suicide Prevention Coalition Chair Vanessa Hastings explains what the Coalition is trying to accomplish.

Residents Near Wyoming's Snowy Range Voice Opposition to Parking Lot

The message is clear. More than 90% of those recently attending a public comment forum gave a “thumbs down” on Forest Service plans for a 10-acre A-T-V parking lot on the Snowy Range Scenic Byway.

08/24/09 Sports for Monday

SHS GOLF - The Sheridan Bronc golfers started defense of their State Championship with a runaway win in the first tournament of the season at Kendrick Golf Course. The Broncs totaled just 593 strokes, out-distancing 2nd place Gillette by 49 shots.

August 23rd

Weekend Report Says Frontier Days Lost Money

CHEYENNE, Wyoming (AP) - Cheyenne Frontier Days may be drawing impressive rodeo crowds. But the financial health at the "Daddy Of 'em all" isn't so grand.

Montana State Has Many Construction Projects

BOZEMAN, Mont. (AP) - Students heading for classes at Montana State University can expect to see a lot of construction. The school is getting a major renovation with new buildings under construction and several older buildings getting major renovations at a combined cost of $52 million.