Author Archives: Sheree Cossel

Center Stage: Tips and words of support for caregivers

The importance for caregivers to care for themselves is paramount. This was the message my father, Dr. Fred Araas, and I shared at an annual Senior Center’s caregiver Care for Yourself earlier this year. To help manage the stress related to changes in your roles, be cognizant of the stressors that will occur as a… Continue Reading

Column: The GOP (New) McCarthyism

The lede to this column is a deep, guttural groan that originates in the throat and expands into the lungs before collapsing in the pit of the stomach. How do you spell hmmmgrrrungh? What else is there to say about House Republicans’ inability to get something right? And I say this with compassion, I really… Continue Reading

Cattlewomen host Ag Day for local students

Cattlewomen host Ag Day for local students

Sheridan High School FFA student Bell Ward, left, points to a bull during the Sheridan County Cattlewomen Ag Day Tuesday at the Sheridan County Fairgrounds. Fourth-grade students from Sheridan County schools converged on the fairgrounds Tuesday for the event, which was intended to expose youth to agriculture and to show where food comes from. Justin Sheely… Continue Reading

Landon’s to host miniature gardening workshop

SHERIDAN — Landon’s Greenhouse and Nursery will host a miniature gardening workshop on Saturday. Kids and adults alike can get creative and get their hands dirty with the hands-on workshop. Attendees will design and plant their own miniature gardens using supplies from the business. The only cost is for materials used. To sign up, call… Continue Reading

Reports — August 31, 2015

SHERIDAN FIRE-RESCUE Friday • Activated alarm, 3000 block Coffeen Avenue, 7:04 a.m. • Activated alarm, 3000 block Coffeen Avenue, 8:49 a.m. • Carbon monoxide check, 1000 block Delphi Avenue, 2 p.m. • Rocky Mountain Ambulance assist, 1800 block Sugarland Drive, 4:07 p.m • Activated alarm, 600 block North Main Street, 5:21 p.m. Saturday • RMA assist,… Continue Reading

Yellow jackets generally unwelcome garden guests

By Scott Hininger Bees and wasps are generally considered beneficial insects in the garden because of their pollination and predatory activities. They can, however, become a pest or even life threatening if a person with allergies to the insects is stung. Almost every summer, Wyoming residents become concerned with yellow jackets, which are members of the… Continue Reading

Wyoming Buddy Walk to be held Sept. 12 in Laramie

Wyoming Buddy Walk to be held Sept. 12 in Laramie

SHERIDAN — The 15th Annual Wyoming Buddy Walk will take place on Sept. 12 in Laramie at the Washington Park band shell. The purpose of the Wyoming Buddy Walk is to celebrate the lives of people with Down syndrome and raise awareness about Down syndrome in Wyoming. The annual Wyoming Buddy Walk also raises money to… Continue Reading

Death Notices April 26, 2013

John Edward “Jack” Miech John Edward “Jack” Miech, 73, of Parkman, WY passed away peacefully at his residence on Wednesday. April 24, 2013 with his family by his side. A family gathering will be held at a later date. Online condolences may be written at Kane Funeral Home has been entrusted with arrangements. Robert Taylor Robert… Continue Reading

Service Notices April 26, 2013

Dorothy Kovalik Funeral services for Dorothy Kovalik, 92 year old long time Buffalo resident who passed away Thursday morning at the Amie Holt Care Center in Buffalo, will be held Monday, April 29th at 10:00 a.m. from the Harness Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Alana Lamirato officiating. Visitation will be held from the funeral home… Continue Reading

Death Notices April 8, 2013

Caelan Christopher Brackeen Caelan Christopher Brackeen, 17, formerly of Sheridan, passed away on Wednesday, April 3, 2013 in Colorado Springs, CO. A Celebration of Life to honor Caelan will be at 10:00 am on Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at the Bethesda Worship Center with Pastor Scott Lee Officiating. Online condolences may be written at Kane Funeral… Continue Reading

Donna Jurosek August 22, 1932 – March 22, 2013

Donna Jurosek, 80, of Big Horn, WY, died Friday, March 22, 2013 at Northridge Medical Center in Northridge, California. Donna was born on August 22, 1932 in Fort Worth, TX to Floyd and Velma Noblett. Donna graduated from Scottsdale High School in 1950. She was primarily raised in Scottsdale, AZ, living with her mother and… Continue Reading

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