Pictures

Tipi Raising at the Inn

Posted in
(Photo by Ron Richter)

The lawn at the Historic Sheridan Inn has a new addition for the week. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter has the details.

Kinskey Chosen to Fill Schiffer Senate Seat

Sheridan County Commissioner Tom Ringley congratulates Mayor Dave Kinskey after the vote. (Photo by Leslie Stratmoen)

In what has been referred to as an historic vote by those involved, Sheridan Mayor Dave Kinskey was chosen this morning to fill the Wyoming state senate seat left open by the death of John Schiffer.

Meet the Candidates Kicks Off at Local Market

Candidates Gerald Fink (left), Nathan Williams, Bill Novotny and Betsy Willoughby shake hands and relax after the Meet the Candidates Debate. Photo By Hannah Stepenoff

Commission candidates debated last week at a local farmer's market. Hannah Stepenoff has the story.

Filmmakers Raise Enough to Fund Kaycee Ranch Project

A still from the documentary so far. (Courtesy of Medenbach and Yarden)

UPDATE: As previously reported, Two New York film makers have been asking locals to help them in raising funds for a documentary project about two local Kaycee ranchers.Today was the deadline for their fund raising project on Kickstarter.com, and they have successfully made their $20,000 goal.

Chief Gives Arson, Burglary Updates

Police are still working on the arson case involving the Sheridan County Attorney's Office. (Photo by Leslie Stratmoen)

Local authorities are closing in on suspects involved in a recent arson of a county office and theft of prescription drugs. Leslie Stratmoen has the update.

Fireworks Aren't Pet Friendly

Please don't take me out to the Equestrian Center for the fireworks and then wonder why I ran off. (Photo by Ron Richter)

Fourth of July celebrations and pets usually don't mix well. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter has the story.

UW Researcher Engineers Light-Controlled Proteins

Posted in
Mark Gomelsky -- Courtesy Photo

A professor from the University of Wyoming in Laramie has engineered proteins that can be activated by near-infrared light.

Molecular Biology Professor Mark Gomelsky (gum-el-ski) says the technique offers a way to control biological activities in deep tissues of small mammals.

KBJ Board Rezones Clear Creek Building

The Sheridan College in Johnson County Entrance of the Old Clear Creek School building. Photo by Aaron Palmer.

A usage change of a former school building in Buffalo has prompted a rezoning change. Hannah Stepenoff has the details.

Commissioners Deny Quarry

Nearly 50 people crowded the county commission chambers Monday to protest a quarry application. (Photo by Pat Blair)

Sheridan County commissioners unanimously voted against a quarry request after hearing more than two hours of protests from county residents.

Investigation Shows Shooting Was Accidental

Sgt. Mike Gale with the Sheridan County Sheriff's Office. (Photo by Ron Richter)

No charges are expected to be filed in the shooting incident that occurred on a ranch in northern Sheridan County last Thursday, where an 11-year-old boy was life flighted to a Billings hospital after he was shot in the head.