Archive - 2009

May 12th

STATE TO CONSIDER $5 MILLION LOAN TO CITY

Getting around parts of downtown Sheridan will be difficult this summer, and next year is already looking to be just as busy with capital construction projects. The biggest endeavor will be the North Main Reconstruction project. The City of Sheridan is partnering with WYDOT to get aging infrastructure repaired while the road surface is replaced from Dow Street to Fort Road.

May 11th

05/12/09 Sports for Tuesday

The Sheridan high school track post season starts this week and next with the regional and state championships the East regional opens friday in Riverton.Sheridan head coach Art Bauers says several athletes have met the state qualifying standards but a few will have a last chance to qualify this weekend.These next two weeks the state me

NON-PROFIT ADVISORS MAY PROFIT FROM CONFERENCE IN SHERIDAN THIS WEEK

The Wyoming Community Foundation and the Sheridan-Johnson County Community Foundation are sponsoring a program to help non-profit board members and their advisors become more efficient. The conference runs today at the Sheridan Holiday Inn. Dr. Jean Garrison from the University of Wyoming delivered the keynote address last night.

STATE TO CONSIDER $5 MILLION LOAN TO CITY

Getting around parts of downtown Sheridan will be difficult this summer and next year is already looking to be just as busy with capital construction projects. The biggest endeavor will be the North Main Reconstruction project. The City of Sheridan is partnering with WYDOT to get aging infrastructure repaired while the road surface is replaced from Dow Street to Fort Road.

SHERIDAN CITY BUDGET SAVES NEARLY $2 MILLION COMPARED TO LAST YEAR

The City of Sheridan began its budget workshops yesterday. The impacts of low natural gas prices and the economic woes facing the whole nation have encouraged a much leaner budget than in past years. Mayor Dave Kinskey presented a draft budget to the City Council that cuts over 11% from last year’s numbers:

“LIVING UPSTAIRS IN WYOMING” HOLDS CONFERENCE IN SHERIDAN

Dozens of people from around the state have gathered in Sheridan this week to learn about “Living Upstairs in Wyoming.” Sheridan Media News Director Kurt Layher has this report:

SPECIAL OLYMPICS TORCH MOVES THROUGH SHERIDAN

The Wyoming Special Olympics begin this Thursday in Cheyenne. The Sheridan County Sheriff’s Office has participated in the Torch Run leading up to the games for the past several years. Sheridan County Sheriff Dave Hofmeier traditionally rides the first leg of the relay.

SHERIDAN MEMORIAL DIALYSIS CENTER RECEIVES GENEROUS GIFT

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The Sheridan Memorial Hospital Foundation recently received a special gift that will benefit the Watt Dialysis Center. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter has more

CHAMBER LUNCHEON SET FOR THIS WEDNESDAY

The Sheridan County Chamber of Commerce is holding their monthly luncheon tomorrow at the Sheridan Holiday Inn. Chamber Director Janelle Martinsen says you can either have lunch and take in the program, or just the program itself.

VISION BEYOND BORDERS CONTINUES TO OFFER HELP IN BURMA

A little over a year ago, the southeast Asian country of Burma was devastated by a cyclone as it left over 800-thousand people homeless and killed 130 thousand. Even though the Burmese Government has been opposed to any relief efforts, Vision Beyond Borders continues to offer help