Archive - Oct 2017 - News

October 27th

Sheridan County Students Participate in Freshman Impact Event

High School Students from Tongue River and Clearmont were among over 150 freshman from the region that participated in a Freshman Impact Event in Buffalo earlier this month.

Take A Look at Some of the Unique Areas of Sheridan County’s Courthouse

The Sheridan County Courthouse has existed for over a century and many changes have occurred since it was originally fabricated.

Billings Man Sentenced for Home Break-In

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A Billings, Montana man who was charged for his role in breaking into a home in Sheridan County last year was sentenced in Fourth Judicial District Court in Sheridan Thursday. Sheridan Media’s Ron Richter has the details.

Barrasso: Time to Break Logjam on Nominations

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U.S. Senator John Barrasso (Photo Ron Richter ©)

U.S. Senator John Barrasso of Wyoming spoke before his colleagues on the floor of the Senate this week to discuss how Democrats are delaying the confirmation votes for judges, Cabinet secretaries and other high-ranking officials.

Sheridan Woman Receives Probation for Child Endangerment

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A 23-year-old Sheridan woman was sentenced Thursday in Fourth Judicial District Court in Sheridan.

October 26th

Wyoming News Update

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Latest Wyoming news, sports, business and entertainment.


CODY, Wyo. (AP) — About 1 acre of land burned in Yellowstone National Park during the 2017 fire season, a number much lower than the 63,000 acres (25,500 hectares) burned in the park a year ago.

Pheasants Originally from China

A pheasant raised on the Sheridan Bird Farm is released. (Courtesy photo)

Ring-necked pheasants, which are the ones raised on the bird farm here in Sheridan County and popular with hunters, aren't indigenous to Wyoming.

Buffalo Senior Center Cookoff Tonight

Tonight the Buffalo Senior Center will host their 11th annual cook-off contest, with this year's theme of apple dishes of any kind.

Members Appoint Vandel To Joint Powers Board

There is a new member on the Criminal Justice Center's Joint Powers Board, after Clerk of District Court Debra Vandel was appointed to that position at their recent quarterly meeting.

Drug Take-Back Day Saturday In Buffalo

Buffalo's Drug Take-Back Day is on Saturday, October 28th, so plan now to take those unused, unwanted, or expired medications to safely and responsibly dispose of them.