Archive - Nov 7, 2016

District 2 Continues to Work for Collaborative School

From left, Assistant Superintendent Scott Stults, Superintendent Craig Dougherty, and Assistant Superintendent Mitch Craft. (Photo by Pat Blair)

A proposed collaborative school that would be on the Sheridan College campus and would be used by all three Sheridan County school districts plus the Johnson County school district remains unfunded by Wyoming's Legislature.

Elk and Bison Pasture Update Given at City Council Meeting

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At Monday evening’s Sheridan City Council, the City’s Operations Superintendent Mathers Heuck, gave a staff update on the Elk and Bison Pasture. He spoke about the current slope reinforcement project.

Tilting at Windmills: Our Wind Should Provide Power for California Utilities

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Just about any sunny afternoon of the year, the famous (and infamous) Wyoming wind blows its hardest across the high prairie. While it has been cursed millions of times for its velocity and consistency this is, in fact, an economic blessing for the people of the state.

Chamber Lunch Set For Wednesday

On Wednesday, the Sheridan County Chamber of Commerce will host their monthly luncheon at Sheridan’s Holiday Inn. Dixie Johnson, CEO of the Chamber.

UW President Addresses Cuts

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In July, Laurie Nichols became the 26th President of the University of Wyoming and the first woman to hold that office in UW’s history. While a guest on our news talk show public pulse, Nichols addressed how she felt about budget cuts.

The Great Jack-O'-Lantern Contest Winner

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Alexis Brown was our winner of the The Great Jack-O'-Lantern Contest with her Duke Owlington creation. Brown was awarded $250 in chamber bucks for her creation. The voting was close as Brown’s pumpkin was only 3 votes ahead of second place and only 6 ahead of third. Carpet Design, Plains Tire Co. and the Sheridan County Chamber of Commerce sponsored this contest.

Alexis Brown receives $250 in Chamber Bucks for The Great Jack-O'-Lantern Contest from Sheridan Media, and Sheridan County Chamber of Commerce.
Duke "Owlington"

Maribeth Harrison Rose

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Maribeth Harrison Rose, 95, of Sheridan, passed away on Saturday, November 5, 2016, at the St. Vincent's Hospital in Billings, MT. She was born on September 10, 1921, in Omaha, NE, to parents William Henry and Mary Elizabeth (Newton) Harrison.

Monday 11-07-16

University of Wyoming President Laurie Nichols / Democratic Congressional Candidate Ryan Greene

Treasurer Gordon’s Response

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On Monday, October 31, Wyoming State Treasurer Mark Gordon filed a Memorandum of Response in Laramie County District Court to the State’s motion filed October 19 to deny his request for partial summary judgement.

Secretary of State Murray Encourages Wyoming to Vote

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The 2016 General Election in Wyoming is tomorrow, and Secretary of State Ed Murray is encouraging all eligible voters to cast their vote between 7 am and 7 pm on Election Day.