Archive - Sep 22, 2016 - News

Revenue Committee Downs Tobacco, Wind Power Taxes

Wyoming Legislature's Joint Interim Revenue Committee

The Wyoming Legislature's Joint Interim Revenue Committee is meeting at the Hampton Inn in Buffalo this week, and during yesterday's first day of their two-day meetings, they discussed and voted down two proposed tax increases, one on cigarettes and the other on electricity generated by wind power.

Council Needs More Time Selecting City Administrator

Sheridan's city council ended two days of meetings Thursday morning without a decision on a new city administrator.

Attorney Says SAWS Needs Someone to Represent Customers

SAWS Attorney Tony Wendtland says the Sheridan Area Water Supply needs a person who will represent the interest of SAWS customers under a city-administered system.

Classes Continue While Threat Investigated

Classes at Sheridan College and school districts in Sheridan and Johnson counties continued as usual Thursday while law enforcement and school officials investigated a series of non-specific threats made against state facilities and schools across Wyoming.

Free Admission on Saturday at the Brinton

Saturday, the Brinton Museum will take part in Smithsonian magazine’s 12th annual Museum Day Live by offering free admission all day. This event is aimed to make learning and the spread of knowledge accessible to everyone.

Wyoming Women’s Antelope Hunt Features 2 Special Guests

There will be two special guests attending the Wyoming Women’s Antelope Hunt that will take place at the Ranch at Ucross on October 6-9.

Dayton to Explore Cost of Utility Mapping

Dayton's town council voted Wednesday night to explore the cost of a project to GPS-map the town's water, sewer and storm water system.

The Cycle of Violence

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The Advocacy and Resource Center in Sheridan and the Compass Center for Families have teamed up for this year’s “March Against Family Violence” that will take place Saturday, October 8 in Sheridan.

The Link, Partners in Pink Fundraiser Set for Mid October

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The Sheridan Memorial Hospital Foundation has announced that this year’s breast cancer awareness race and fundraiser, The Link, Partners in Pink, will take place Saturday, October 15 at 10 am at Whitney Commons in Sheridan.

Introducing Hunters to the Sport

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Many small game and upland bird hunting seasons are underway in northeast Wyoming and around the state. Wyoming Game and Fish Sheridan Region Information Specialist Bud Stewart says these hunting seasons can be great for introducing new hunters to the sport.