Archive - Oct 11, 2016

Greene Says Cheney Won't be Accessible

U.S. House of Representatives candidates Ryan Greene and Daniel Cummings. (Photo by Pat Blair)

Ryan Greene, the Democrat candidate for Wyoming's lone seat in the U.S. House of Representatives, drew attention to Liz Cheney's absence from the Sheridan County Chamber of Commerce candidates' forum Tuesday night, saying that wasn't the first time the Republican candidate was a no-show.

Candidates for City, County Speak at Forum

Candidates at Tuesday's forum at the Senior Center. From left, Roger Miller, Alex Lee, Kristin Kelly, Mike Nickel, Vicki Taylor, Tom Ringley, Thayer Shafer and Shelleen Smith. (Photo by Pat Blair)

Candidates for Sheridan mayor and city council and the Sheridan County commission introduced themselves and answered questions in a forum Tuesday morning at the Sheridan Senior Center.

Commercial Air Flights Continue On Time and Completed

Nearly 99 percent of Denver Air Connection flights at Sheridan County Airport are completed, and nearly 95 percent of the flights are on time.

Game and Fish Lifts Fire Ban

The Wyoming Game and Fish Department has lifted a fire ban that was put into effect this summer on state lands in Sheridan, Johnson and Crook counties.

Growler Event Benefits Sheridan Dog and Cat Shelter

Sheridan’s Black Tooth Brewing Company hosted a fundraising event for the Sheridan Dog and Cat Shelter recently. Debbie Crawford, Executive Director of the Shelter, tells us more.

2016 Wyoming Women’s Antelope Hunt Awards

The 2016 Wyoming Women’s Antelope Hunt is in the books and there were several award recipients from the event. The Annie Oakley Award was presented to 19 hunters who harvested their pronghorn by firing only one shot during the two-day hunt.

Irl Roger Leach

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Irl Roger Leach, 67, of San Francisco, CA, passed away on Monday, September 19, 2016, at his residence. He was born on May 25, 1949 in Torrington, WY, to parents Irl and Dorothy (Goddard) Leach. He graduated from Torrington High School in 1969 and moved to California in 1974.

Roger was loved by many and will truly be missed by all.

Wyoming Ranked #2 Most Tax-Friendly State for Retirees

Wyoming was recently ranked as the second most tax friendly state for retirees due to the low tax levels including no state income tax. According to Dixie Johnson, CEO of the Sheridan County Chamber of Commerce, Wyoming is a great place to retire.

Tuesday 10-11-16

Democratic Congressional Candidate Ryan Greene

Kendrick Park Bathrooms Vandalized

On Saturday night, both men’s restrooms in Sheridan’s Kendrick Park were vandalized with graffiti. According to Sheridan Police Department’s Lt. Travis Koltiska, Kendrick Park was not the only place that was tagged.