Archive - Oct 6, 2015 - News

Cash Reward Offered for Poaching

A cash reward is being offered by the Wyoming Game and Fish Department for information that leads to an arrest and conviction in connection to recent cases of poaching.

Berger Told Republican Women Legislature’s in Rebuilding Mode

In the state’s legislative core, more than 70 percent of its leaders have turned over in the past four years. The fact was stated by State Representative Rosie Berger of Big Horn during her speech given to a group of Republican women gathered in Sheridan over the weekend for a state convention.

Wyoming’s Senator Barrasso Concerned About Obama’s Last Days

U.S. Senator John Barrasso said he was very pleased to be able to drop in for the Republican women’s federation convention over the weekend in Sheridan to talk about some of the issues being addressed, right now, in Washington.

Commissioners Vacate 5-Mile Road

Sheridan County commissioners vacated a county road in Ranchester and approved operations of a quarry and a bazaar in a meeting that lasted less than half an hour Tuesday morning.

Shopapalooza Raises Money for Domestic Violence Center

Shoes, purses and jewelry will be on sale at the Shopapalooza event. (Photo by Leslie Stratmoen)

The “shopportunity,” as it's being billed, to raise money for a local nonprofit organization that helps victims of domestic violence, is coming up this week.

Volunteers Needed Immediately for Shelter Roof Build Project

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The roofing project for the dog runs at the animal shelter in Sheridan has begun, so volunteers are needed, immediately. Shelter Director Debie Crawford said they'll be working on the project throughout the daytime hours, from about 9-4, through Friday.

Superintendent’s Looking Forward to Antelope Hunt

State Superintendent Jillian Balow was a speaker for the Reagan Day Dinner over the weekend in Sheridan. (Photo by Leslie Stratmoen)

Wyoming’s State Superintendent will be a guest this weekend for the Women’s Antelope Hunt at the Ranch in Ucross. I talked with Jillian Balow about the event during the Reagan Day Dinner held Saturday in Sheridan.

City Administrator Ordinance Approved

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Third and final reading of a charter ordinance establishing the position of city administrator was considered by the Sheridan City Council Monday night. Sheridan Media’s Ron Richter has the story.

City Hires Finance and Administrative Services Director

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The City of Sheridan has hired Jim Harmon of Centennial, Colorado to be the City’s Finance and Administrative Services Director.

City Council Approves Woodland Creek Planned Unit Development

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City of Sheridan Planning Director Robert Briggs (Photo by Ron Richter)

The Sheridan City Council Monday night approved on third and final reading an ordinance allowing 14.2 acres located southwest of Woodland Park Road and Highway 87 in south Sheridan to be rezoned as a planned unit development.