Archive - Dec 9, 2015

Fair Board to Discuss Fairgrounds Visibility

Members of the Sheridan County Fair Association will discuss increasing the visibility of the county fairgrounds on West Fifth Street in Sheridan at their Thursday night.

Willa “Billie” Lewis

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Willa “Billie” Lewis, 87, of Sheridan went to be with the Lord on Monday, December 7, 2015, at her home with family by her side.
Visitation will be 6-7 p.m. Sunday, December 13, 2015, at Kane’s Funeral Home with graveside services to be held at 10 a.m. on Monday, December 14th in the Masonic 8 Cemetery.

Pistol League Starting in Sheridan

The Sheridan County Sportsmen’s Association is organizing a winter, indoor pistol league. We heard about the plan from Mike Kuzara during a recent open line Public Pulse show.

Art, Books on Sale at Library

Christmas gift ideas are available at a somewhat unexpected place this year – the local library.

Few Openings Left for Legislative Forum

Only a few spots are left for the legislative forum that’s coming up next month, sponsored by the Sheridan County Chamber of Commerce.

Wednesday 12-09-15

Wyoming Game and Fish / Singers Annie and Amy Smith

Sheridan We the People Group Scores at State Qualifier

Sheridan High School has taken the top two spots at the district competition of the Wyoming We the People state qualifier.

Avalanche Kills Yellowstone Wolf

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Wolf research in Yellowstone has produced incredible photographs, including this shot of a bison shielding her late-season calf. She successfully fended off wolves from the 14-member Prospect Peak Pack. (Yellowstone National Park)

by Angus M. Thuermer Jr. |

In a rarely documented occurrence, an avalanche killed a radio-collared wolf in Yellowstone National Park in 2014.

State Budget and Its Impact on Sheridan

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Sheridan City Councilman Thayer Shafer (Photo Ron Richter ©)

Wyoming Governor Matt Mead released a statement Monday that despite the recent downturn in energy prices, he feels the state can fund government operations over the next two years without having to raise taxes.

Representative Madden Discusses Governor’s Proposal to ‘Tap’ Into Rainy Day Fund

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Wyoming State Representative Mike Madden of Buffalo (Photo Ron Richter ©)

Wyoming State Representative Mike Madden of Buffalo was a guest Tuesday on our news talk show Public Pulse, where he discussed Governor Matt Mead’s proposal to “tap” into the state’s rainy day fund to cover the budget shortfall.