Archive - May 6, 2010 - News

County Building Code Enforcement

County Public Works Director Rod Liesinger

Three hours into a four-hour meeting Wednesday night, the Sheridan County Planning Commission held a public hearing regarding a resolution of Sheridan County's intent to amend building standards pertaining to county-wide building code enforcement and electrical inspection as condition of procuring a permit.

Science Museum Open House

Museum of Discover Collections Manager, Bill Matteson, stands by one of their many fossil displays.

The public is invited to an open house tomorrow, May 7th at the Mohns Science Center Museum of Discovery on the Sheridan College Campus. Collections Manager for the museum, Bill Matteson, explains.

Bill tells us where they have found their fossil and dinosaur discoveries.

Senate Confirms Nancy Freudenthal

Nancy Freudenthal has received Senate confirmation on Federal Judgeship nomination.

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - The U.S. Senate has confirmed Wyoming First Lady Nancy Freudenthal as a federal judge for the District of Wyoming.

Governor Dave Freudenthal submitted his wife's name to President Barack Obama last year, along with two other candidates, for a vacancy on the U.S. District Court in Cheyenne. Nancy Freudenthal will replace Judge Clarence Brimmer, who's retiring.

Final Snow Pack Report

Despite the current snowstorm, numbers are still below average for snowpack.

This story is a bit ironic, given that we are looking at heavy wet snow falling in the region. That being said, however, the final snow pack report for the season just came out and shows we are still well below average for our area. Conservation Technician with the Sheridan County Conservation District, Jerry Forster, gives us the details.

Gaggles Of Graduates Will Celebrate At Sheridan College This Weekend

Another Class Done With Class

Many Sheridan College students will be happily singing “Schools Out For Summer” this week, while others may be humming more to the tune of “school's out forever.” The 2010 graduation ceremonies for Sheridan College are taking place on Saturday. College Director of Public Information,Wendy Smith