Sheridan Mayor Dave Kinskey officially proclaimed March as Disabilities Awareness Month Monday morning on the front steps of Sheridan City Hall. The Mayor was accompanied by several clients and staff of Rehabilitation Enterprises of North Eastern Wyoming. RENEW has been serving people with disabilities locally for more than 37 years.
Governor Dave Freudenthal has announced that Ed Grant, a retired Wyoming District Court Judge, will succeed Lynne Boomgaarden as Director of the Office of State Lands and Investments. The Governor said Grant will continue overseeing the office with the same dedication as Boomgaarden, who formally steps down April 9th.
One way to improve Sheridan's recycling program is if well-intentioned recyclers stop trying to recycle everything -- including grandma's china. Charles Martineau, Solid Waste Manager for the City of Sheridan, says they have uses in the City for glass recyclables, but there is a greener way.
Fifteen dogs--including several labs, a French bulldog, a golden retriever, a Yorkshire terrier mix, a couple standard poodles and a Bernese mountain dog, attended a therapy dog screening at Sheridan Manor Sunday.
Last week officials with the City of Sheridan and the Sheridan Recreation District met with representatives from OLC Aquatics, who are the consultants designing the spray park that would be located in Thorne-Rider Park. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter has an update on what the next step in the process is.