Archive - Sep 2009

September 22nd

Susan Turgeon

Sheridan resident, Susan Turgeon, 64, passed away September 17, 2009 at her residence.

Tuesday, Sept. 22nd

FOOTBALL - Taking a look at football action this week, all four of our Sheridan County teams will play on the road Friday. The Sheridan Broncs are 3-1 overall and will play at Gillette. The Camels are 4-0, and ranked #1 in 4-A.

Pinnacle Gas Resources, Inc. Receives Notification from NASDAQ

In a media release late Monday from Pinnacle Gas Resources, Inc. in Sheridan, the company announced that on September 15, 2009 it received notification from the NASDAQ Stock Market that Pinnacle is not in compliance with the minimum bid price NASDAQ requires because its stock price has been less than $1 per share for the previous 30 consecutive business days.

September 21st

City Council Approves Future Of Parks

Over the past several months, the public has been asked to provide their input on what they would like to see in some of our city parks.

City Council Receives Financial Snapshot

Sheridan City Council held its final regular meeting of the month Monday. It’s still early in the fiscal year, but overall the City of Sheridan appears to be on budget for 2010. Some of the revenue figures were artificially inflated due to some funds receiving 100% of their yearly revenues at the start of the fiscal year.

Governor Freudenthal Not Enthusiastic About Wind Energy Development

The efforts to find clean and renewable energy have led many to speculate that Wyoming has more than just fossil fuel energy resources. While we do have a climate that produces an abundance of wind, Wyoming Governor Dave Freudenthal says it may not make economic sense at this time.

Hope's Promise Benefit Concert Is This Wednesday Night

There will be a special concert this Wednesday night at St. Peter's Episcopal Church in Sheridan to help benefit a new Hope's Promise Home for Orphans in Nairobi, Kenya. Soprano Karen Clift will be joined by professional organist Samual Carabetta. St. Peter's pastor, Kevin Jones, says there are still tickets left for the concert.

DFS Announces Home Heating Help Applications Are Now Available

The Wyoming Department of Family Services has announced that applications for the home heating help program are now available. LIEAP Program Manager Brenda Ilg says LIEAP helped a lot of households last year.

Ilg indicated that now is the time to get your application filled out.

Wyoming Company To Build Man Camps For Pipeline Project

CASPER, (AP) - A company near Casper expects to employ about 120 people after winning a contract to build temporary housing for workers putting in a natural gas pipeline.

El Paso Corporation awarded a $36 million contract to Teton Buildings to build two man camps for the proposed pipeline that would extend from the Opal Hub in southwest Wyoming to Portland, Oregon.

Public Pulse - Monday 09/21/09

Sheridan Community Land Trust-Collin Betzlea / Karen Clift Concert