Archive - Jun 7, 2019 - News

Black Bear Hunt Areas in Bighorns Close

The Wyoming Game and Fish Department has announced that black bear hunt areas 3 and 4 in the Bighorn Mountains have closed. The closer went into effect at 4 pm Thursday, June 6.

Community Air Service Presentation by SkyWest Set for Wednesday

A community presentation with state selected SkyWest Airlines is set for Wednesday at the Sheridan County Chamber of Commerce Luncheon.

Drunk Driver Seriously Injured Pedestrian Last Week in Sheridan

On the last Wednesday of May, a drunk driver seriously injured a pedestrian in Sheridan. Sheridan Police Lt. Travis Koltiska explained how the events unfolded.

UW Trustees Plan Teleconference Meeting Wednesday

The University of Wyoming Board of Trustees will consider the university’s 2019-2020 operating budget during the board’s regular teleconference meeting at 8 a.m. Wednesday, June 12.

Governor Gordon Unveils New-Look Budget, Emphasis on True 2 Year Process

Governor Mark Gordon has announced that he will put his personal stamp on the budget process including a new-look budget and an emphasis on a true two year process.

Burlington Woman Sentenced in District Court

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A 21-year-old Burlington woman was sentenced in Fourth Judicial District Court in Sheridan Thursday for two drug possession charges. Sheridan Media’s Ron Richter has the details.

Meth Dealer Changes Plea

A change of plea hearing and subsequent sentencing was held Thursday in Fourth Judicial District Court in Sheridan for 33-year-old Krista McVey.

Sheridan Burglar Pleads ‘No Contest’ in District Court

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In January of this year, 20-year-old Dylan Weaver of Sheridan was arrested and charged with three counts of Felony Burglary for breaking into two vehicles on Dunnuck Street and stealing a number of items from both vehicles.

Wyoming panel reviews gun background checks

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GILLETTE, Wyo. (AP) — An interim legislative committee is reviewing national instant background checks on people wanting to buy firearms in Wyoming.

Wyoming government launches financial transparency website

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CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Wyoming has launched a website that provides information about the finances of 110 state government entities.

The Casper Star-Tribune reported Wednesday that State Auditor Kristi Racines announced the website Wednesday in Cheyenne with Republican Gov. Mark Gordon.