Archive - Jun 14, 2019 - News

Open Enrollment for Chamber Health Benefit Plan

June is open enrollment month for those interested in joining the Wyoming Chambers Health Benefit Plan.

3rd Thursday Back for a 10th Year

Photo By: Ron Richter

The 3rd Thursday Street Festival on Sheridan’s Main Street is celebrating a significant anniversary this season.

Bicycle Fridays with Officer Fitzpatrick

Sheridan Police Department Officer Howie Fitzpatrick will once again be leading bicycle rides for community youngsters around town. Officer Fitzpatrick shared why this program was started 3 years ago.

Council President Discusses Charter Ordinance

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Sheridan City Council President Clint Beaver, left, and Mayor Roger Miller at a recent community meeting on the city administrator ordinance. (Photo Ron Richter ©)

The Sheridan City Council president recently discussed all of the charter ordinances pertaining to the position of city administrator. Sheridan Media’s Ron Richter has the details.

Wyoming Governor Gordon Meets With President Trump, Other Governors to Discuss Workforce Issues

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Wyoming Governor Mark Gordon (Photo Ron Richter ©)

Wyoming Governor Mark Gordon joined President Donald Trump, Secretary of Labor Alexander Acosta and seven other governors at the White House Thursday for a roundtable discussion on a wide range of workforce-related topics.

Representative Cheney Offers Amendments to Defense Authorization Act

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Wyoming Congresswoman Liz Cheney (Photo Ron Richter ©)

During a markup of the National Defense Authorization Act before the U.S. House Armed Services Committee this week, Wyoming Congresswoman Liz Cheney offered amendments to the legislation that she said would reverse Democrats' proposals to weaken our nation's defense capabilities.

UW Professor Has Shared Satellite Images with Laramie Schools for Last Decade

Michelle Petty Photo

Years ago, Ramesh Sivanpillai had a feeling that satellite images taken from afar could help bring some closer perspective to lessons being taught to Laramie students in elementary and middle school.

Bozeman Trail Topic of Next Tidbit Tuesday

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The next Tidbit Tuesday program at the Sheridan County Museum will focus on the Bozeman Trail.

Wyoming judge sends dad to jail for attack on teen

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GILLETTE, Wyo. (AP) — A Wyoming judge has imposed a one-year jail sentence on a 39-year-old man for punching and using a gun to threaten a 16-year-old boy the man found in a bedroom with his daughter.

Wyoming News Update

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CHURCH ABUSE-WYOMING

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Roman Catholic officials in Wyoming have published a list of 11 former clergy they say have had substantiated claims of sexual abuse against them.