Archive - Jul 29, 2010 - News

McBride Talks Recalibration of Funding Model

Stat Superintendent Dr. Jim McBride.

With the Primary Election just over two weeks away, there is no shortage of candidates making the rounds statewide and locally. State Superintendent of Public Instruction, Dr. Jim McBride, is spending some time in Sheridan to meet and greet the locals, but as he explains, there's another reason he's in town.

Vincent Scott Trial Date Set for October

Vincent Scott will go to trial October 6th and 7th.

A Status Hearing was held in 4th Judicial District Court Thursday for Sheridan resident Vincent Scott. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter was there and has the details.

Blood Screening Appointments are Being Taken For The Health Fair

This year's Health Fair will be September 18th at Sheridan College.

Blood draws for this year's upcoming Health Fair will be held at Sheridan Memorial Hospital August 12th through the 20th. Hospital Community Relations Director Cecile Pattison says that they are currently taking appointments for the blood screenings.

Bear Mauling And Trapped Cubs Near Yellowstone

(AP) - Montana wildlife officials have
captured a female grizzly and two of her three cubs in a campground near Yellowstone National Park where a man was killed and two others injured in a bear attack.
Fish, Wildlife and Parks Warden Capt. Sam Sheppard says the sow was captured in a culvert trap Wednesday evening and two of her
three cubs were captured overnight.

Home “Resale” Fees Raise Ire

WYOMING NEWS SERVICE, Cheyenne, WY – With real estate values still low in most of the country, a new investment device has surfaced, and a coalition of consumer groups and real estate industry organizations is sounding an alarm.

Kids and Lawn Mower Safety

WYOMING NEWS SERVICE, Cheyenne, WY - Mowing the lawn is a summertime chore for many kids, and sometimes a way to make some extra cash. But did you know that each year across the country, 9,000 kids end up in emergency rooms because of lawn mower-related injuries?

Sheridan County “Garage” Sale Might Even Have the Kitchen Sink

Sheridan County's garage sale is tomorrow. Sheridan Media's Betsy Love has

The garage sale is actually technically more of a parking-lot sale, as it will be located in the west parking lot on Burkitt St. behind the Sheridan Courthouse.