Archive - Nov 20, 2013

Consultants Talk Target Industries Study

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CAEL Vice President Joel Simon at the SEEDA Board meeting Wednesday. (Photo by Ron Richter)

During their regularly scheduled monthly meeting Wednesday, members of the Sheridan Economic and Educational Development Authority Joint Powers Board received an update from consultants on the career and technical education training study that is about to move into its second phase. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter was there and has this report.

Public Transportation Study Results Will Be Presented at Meeting

Sheridan Senior Center Executive Director Carmen Rideout

The Sheridan Senior Center will host a community meeting Thursday that will focus on public transportation in Sheridan County. Senior Center Executive Director Carmen Rideout says that anyone is welcome to attend the presentation.

UW Receives Gift to Renovate Planetarium

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(Photo courtesy of the UW)

The Windy Ridge Foundation is providing 875-thousand dollars to modernize and renovate the 43-year old University of Wyoming Planetarium.

Margee Hudson

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Funeral services for Margee Hudson, 90 year old Buffalo woman who passed away in Buffalo surrounded by her loved ones on November 10, 2013 will be held at a later date. Friends may donate in Margee’s memory to the Suzie Bowling Lawrence Hospice in care of Harness Funeral Home at 351 North Adams Avenue, Buffalo, Wyoming 82834.

House Saved, with Neighbor's Help

Firefighters save house on Burton. (Photo Provided)

Local residents escaped unharmed from a house fire overnight on Burton in Sheridan.

Wednesday 11-20-13

County Commissioners

Veteran Helps Homeless Veterans

Jim Schlenker sat down for an interview in the newsroom. (Photo by Leslie Stratmoen)

A local veteran needs help furnishing homes for other veterans.

News Director Leslie Stratmoen has the report.

IRS Issues Typhoon Scam Warnings

The Internal Revenue Service issued a consumer alert Tuesday about possible scams being launched in the wake of the typhoon that devastated the Philippines.

Commission Postpones Floodplain Discussion, Awards Stumpy Ridge Bid, Amends Lake DeSmet Contract

Steve Maier is the chairman of the Sheridan County Commission.

The Sheridan County Commission did not talk about the flood management plan during Tuesday’s meeting, as some had expected.

College Hosts Brown Bag Seminars

Overcoming Trauma is the focus of a Brown Bag Lunch Seminar today, Nov. 20, at Sheridan College on Main Street in downtown Sheridan.