Archive - Apr 5, 2017 - News

This Week's Poll Question

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Health insurance is not an option anymore and Obama Care was supposed to be the promised answer for all, but that promise has turned into the perfect failure.

Public Invited to Comment on Plans for Sports Complex

Randy Bomar visits with attendees at the Doubleday Sports Complex meeting. (Photo by Pat Blair)

Plans for the Doubleday Sports Complex to be built north of Sheridan were set out for public review and comments in an open house at Sheridan Memorial Hospital's conference room on Gould Street Wednesday night.

Hospital Trustees Approve ENT Scope Purchase

The equipment is a replacement and will cost $52,549. In other action Wednesday, trustees approved the appointment of Rob Forister as the hospital's safety officer. Forister is also the hospital's facilities services manager.

Game and Fish Collar Elk for Brucellosis Study

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In February, the Wyoming Game and Fish Department Collared 53 elk in three days in an effort to study the disease Brucellosis. Sheridan Region Game and Fish Public Information Specialist Bud Stewart said that this is the second year they have done this.

Faculty Recital on Friday to Feature Mark Elliot Bergman

On Friday, the Sheridan College Whitney Center for the Arts will present faculty member Dr. Mark Elliot Bergman on double bass. He will be joined by fellow faculty Dr. Christian Erickson on Piano and Dr. Erin Hanke on harpsichord, as well as community member Dan Burgess on bass vocals.

Habitat Kick-Off 2017 Build Season

Habitat for Humanity of the Eastern Bighorns and Thrivent Financial are hosting a kick-off event at Sheridan’s Luminous Brewery on Tuesday.

County Approves Renewal of Retail Liquor Licenses

Sheridan County Clerk Eda Schunk Thompson (Photo Ron Richter ©)

Sheridan County Commissioners approved 19 retail liquor license renewals for various establishments throughout the County. Action came during Tuesday’s regularly scheduled meeting of the Board of Commissioners.

Wyoming News Update

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POWELL, Wyo. (AP) — A plan to build a drone manufacturing facility at a municipal airport in northern Wyoming has been canceled.

Clarifying the Dollar Amount

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City of Sheridan Public Works Director Nic Bateson (Photo Ron Richter ©)

The Sheridan City Council approved a resolution at their meeting Monday night that clarifies the dollar amount of Capital Facilities Tax and One Cent funds that will be used to pay off a portion of the North Sheridan Interchange Clean Water State Revolving Fund loan.

Commissioners Approve Cooperative Agreement With WYDOT

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(Photo Ron Richter ©)

A cooperative agreement made Tuesday between Sheridan County and the Wyoming Department of Transportation enters the bridge that goes over Tongue River on County Road #110, or Monarch Road, into the Federal Bridge Replacement Off-System program.