Archive - Oct 9, 2012 - News

Consultant Recommends DDA

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Consultant Aaron Arnett with Arnett Muldrow and Associates discusses the propposed DDA for Sheridan at a public forum Tuesday night. (Photo by Ron Richter)

Consultants Arnett Muldrow and Associates were commissioned by the City of Sheridan and the Downtown Sheridan Association to develop a downtown business plan and conduct a feasibility study on forming a downtown development authority.

WYDOT to Begin Slide Repair Near Ranchester Next Week

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The Wyoming Department of Transportation has begun work to repair a slide near Ranchester. The project is taking place on WYO 345 at mile post 13.7. WYDOT Public Involvement Specialist Ronda Holwell tells us about an upcoming road closure due to the project.

March Against Family Violence

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A good number of people turned out for last year's Advocacy and Resource Center's March Against Family Violence. (Photo by Judy Hagerott)

The Advocacy and Resource Center will be holding their annual March Against Family Violence along Main Street in Downtown Sheridan this Saturday. Victim Witness Coordinator with the Advocacy and Resource Center Rhonda Weber.

Salazar Announces Wyoming Wind Project Approval

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - Interior Secretary Ken Salazar has approved what could become the largest wind energy project in the United States, a Wyoming wind farm with up to 1,000 turbines that would provide electricity to some 1 million homes.

Special Meeting Wednesday To Rescind Jo Co Fire Ban

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The Johnson County Commissioners will be holding a Special Meeting Wednesday, October 10th to rescind the county-wide fire ban that was enacted earlier this summer.

Cody Police Looking for Child Rape Suspect

New details have been released to Sheridan Media regarding the 11-year-old girl who was abducted in Cody Monday night.

Habitat for Humanity Seeks Applicants

Habitat for Humanity of the Eastern Bighorns recognizes the housing market in the Sheridan area isn't always attainable for those living on a fixed income. However, the organization is looking to empower working families by facilitating their success into home ownership.

SCSD#2 Elementary Principals Put Emphasis on Improvement

The Sheridan County School District #2 board of trustees heard from the principals of five elementary schools to assess how the district is striving toward educational improvement.

Dayton Council Kills Raw Water Reg Rewrite

The Dayton town council killed the proposed Ordinance #381 on second reading Monday night, stating the re-working of codes concerning citizens' usage of raw water will be considered again after the winter.

Turkey Seasons Open in Northeast Wyoming

The Wyoming Game and Fish Department is announcing turkey season openings for this fall in Northeast Wyoming.
Hunt Area 3 which includes Sheridan, Johnson, and Campbell Counties opened October 1st and will remain open through December 31st.