Archive - Jun 11, 2016

Both Time Slots Fill for Habitat Women's Build

Home builder volunteer Roberta Thompson puts tape around a window Saturday morning. (Photo by Pat Blair)

Two crews made up entirely of women applied siding, paint and other touches to a Habitat for Humanity home build on Willow Trail in Sheridan Saturday.

Cub Scouts Attend Youth Camp

A group of Cub Scouts work on making wooden knives at youth camp. (Photo by Pat Blair)

Several Sheridan Cub Scouts attended three days of camp at the Poulson-Griffith Youth Camp this past week.

All-Star Basketball Opens with a Split / Games Three and Four Tonight in Billings

The Wyoming girls all-star basketball team fell behind by nine at halftime against the Montana all-stars at the Hoffman Dome Friday night but came alive and posted a game one victory in Sheridan for the first time since 2007 the final was 71-64.

Emily Robertson from Natrona county led the scoring for team Wyoming with a game high 20 points, Jessie Geer from Gillette hit for 18.

Game two will be played in Billings, Montana this evening tip off is scheduled for 5:30 you can hear it live on 14-10 KWYO.

Budget Work Session Focuses on Utilities Department

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City of Sheridan Utilities Manager Dan Roberts (Photo Ron Richter ©)

During the latest Sheridan City Council budget work session, City of Sheridan Utilities Manager Dan Roberts painted a budget picture that’s been consistent with all of the other departments within the City.

City of Sheridan to Begin Chip Seal Project Tuesday

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(Photo Courtesy of the City of Sheridan)

Crews with the City of Sheridan will begin chip sealing various streets throughout the city beginning Tuesday. City Operations Superintendent Mathers Heuck runs down the schedule of streets that will be affected.

County Road Closure Planned for Wednesday

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According to a news release issued by the Sheridan County Public Works Department, the Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railroad has requested a full road closure for County Road #40, Arvada-Gillette Road on Wednesday, from 8 am to 3 pm.

A Look Back in Time: June 11, 1916

Now here's Sheridan Media's look back in time, to 100 years ago, by reporter Pat Blair as published in the Sheridan Enterprise newspaper on June 11, 1916.

Powder River Basin Resource Council Hires New Executive Director

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The Powder River Basin Resource Council's current Executive Director, Kevin Lind, is retiring at the end of the month and Marc Sanson will replace him starting this week.