Archive - Nov 21, 2013

Public Transit Study Results Released

A.T. Stoddard with LSC Transportation Consultants discusses public transportation at a public meeting Thursday night at the Sheridan Senior Center. (Photo by Ron Richter)

The Public Transit Initiative of Sheridan County contracted with LSC Transportation Consultants to complete a transit needs assessment and transit service plan for Sheridan County. The results of that study were presented Thursday night at the Sheridan Senior Center. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter was there and has the story.

Trees of Love Memorial Lights are Available

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(Photo by Ron Richter)

Memorial lights for the Trees of Love on the front lawn of Sheridan Memorial Hospital, are now available for purchase. Sponsored by the Hospital Auxiliary, the trees provide residents the opportunity to dedicate a light in honor or memory of a friend or family member.

Survivors of Suicide Broadcast Connects Thousands

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Wyoming was ranked #1 in the nation for suicides per capita in 2012, and with one month left in the calender year, statistics indicate that the dubious distinction could remain with the state for another year.

Sheridan County Benefits by Giving Up Lake DeSmet

Sheridan County Courthouse -- Photo by Leslie Stratmoen

The dissolution of a contract between Sheridan and Johnson counties over ownership of Lake DeSmet is coming to fruition.

News Director Leslie Stratmoen has the story.


Business Gives Back to Community

Warehouse 201 on Broadway -- Photo by Leslie Stratmoen

A local business owner has created a fund-raising campaign as a means of giving back to his community. News Director Leslie Stratmoen has the report.


Students Attend Library Board Meeting

Eleven government students from Sheridan High School attended Wednesday night's meeting of Sheridan County Public Library trustees.

College Hosts Trauma Seminar

Lynn Gordon talked about overcoming trauma. (Photo by Pat Blair)

Sheridan mental health professional Lynn Gordon discussed techniques to overcome the trauma that can surface during the holiday season during a brown bag lunch seminar Wednesday at Sheridan College's facilities on Main Street.

Ranchester Considers Irrigation Ordinance

Ranchester's Town Council looked at a proposed irrigation ordinance at their meeting this week that would allow residents along the Tongue River Irrigation Ditch to draw water for use on their yards.

Bronc basketball looking to make big strides in 2013-14

BRONC / LADY BRONC BASKETBALL - The first weekend of basketball games for the Broncs and Lady Broncs will be December 6th and 7th they host a double header with Green River.

Today we hear from Broncs Head coach Gale Smith, he says the Broncs are coming off a good off season and are looking forward to getting the season started in a couple of weeks.

They missed the state tournament in March and Smith says the team is using last year's shortfall as motivation coming into this season.