Archive - May 23, 2011

2011 State Track

This last weekend was State track for Sheridan High School. Starting Thursday the 19th going through Saturday the 21st the team competed in track and field events. Athletes did there best to get points for the team despite the snowy weather on Thursday then rain and wind on Friday and Saturday. All the athletes went out and competed like the weather wasn't an issue.

Public Pulse - Monday 05/23/11

Sheridan County Historical Society / Author Craig Johnson

Intake Fishing Access Site Closed

Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks in cooperation with local authorities recently closed Intake Fishing Access Site (FAS) to public use due to high water conditions. The Yellowstone River has flooded some of the access site and potentially put the public at risk.



4-A STATE SOCCER CHAMPIONS - The Sheridan Broncs are the 2011 4-A Wyoming state soccer champions they beat Laramie 2-1 in the title game Saturday at the Big Horn Equestrian Center.

Laramie scored the games 1st goal in the opening minutes of the game but the Broncs would answer back scoring twice in the span of three minutes late in the first half to grab the lead.

Junior Hunter Reece got the go ahead and game winning goal in the 31st minute as both teams went scoreless in the second half.

MDU Power Outage Planned Wednesday

Montana-Dakota Utilities has scheduled a planned power outage for early this Wednesday morning, May 25th. Jim Sorenson is the MDU Electric Superintendent in Sheridan County; he explains the purpose for the outage and the areas affected.

Poll Question: Kids on “Leashes”

You may have seen them as you've driven around town in the past few weeks – cars with the words “Free the Leash Kids” written on the backs of car windows.

Jo Co Approves New Regulations for Lake DeSmet

The Johnson County Commissioners, at their meeting last week, approved amendments to the existing regulations at the Mikesell-Potts Recreation Area at Lake DeSmet.

Bison Soccer: Boys Second, Girls Third

The Bison soccer teams wrapped up their soccer seasons this past weekend, with the boys finishing second and the girls third at the state tournament.
The boys started with a win Thursday over Powell 8-0, then beat Lander 2-0 Friday, which set up the championship with Cody Saturday. The Bison fell in a tough-fought 2-1 loss to the Broncs to finish second at state.

Buffalo to Look into Ownership of Park Lane Strip

The Buffalo City Council, at their last meeting, considered a request by a citizen to take over the maintenance of a strip of land on Park Lane from the residents of the street.

Leather Trade Show

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This was the 18th year in a row for the Rocky Mountain Leather and Trade Show to come to Sheridan and it all could be found under one roof at the Holiday Inn.