Archive - Apr 1, 2010

Basin Electric Submits Annual Report To ISC

Construction continues on the Dry Fork Station near Gillette.
Construction continues on the Dry Fork Station near Gillette.

Basin Electric Power Cooperative submitted their annual report to the Wyoming Industrial Siting Council this week regarding the Dry Fork Station near Gillette. Basin Electric Spokesperson Daryl Hill explains what the annual report consists of.

Weather Shouldn't Hamper Construction Too Much

Mayor Kinskey says weather shouldn't hamper construction too much.
Mayor Kinskey says weather shouldn't hamper construction too much.

The recent winter-like weather is sure to slow down some of the various construction projects that the City of Sheridan has going on, but will it put crews behind schedule? Not necessarily, says Sheridan Mayor Dave Kinskey.

April Is Sexual Assault Awareness Month

April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month
April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month.

April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month and throughout the month the Wyoming Division of Victim Services will be joining with victims, service providers and Wyoming citizens to focus the public’s attention on this important issue and draw attention to the fact that sexual violence remains an intolerable violent crime with public health implications for every citizen of Wyoming.

Wyoming's Economy is Slowly Warming With The Weather

Job Market Warming--Slowly
Job Market Warming--Slowly

The latest local unemployment stats are out and the numbers are looking slightly better. Sheridan Workforce Center Supervisor Chanda Richards:

Public Pulse - Thursday 04/01/10

Senior Center National Volunteers w/ Nancy McKenzie / Advocacy & Resource Center-Sexual Assault Awareness Month

Letters of Intent Sought for Clerk Vacancy

Sheridan County Clerk's office is located in the newer section of the Sheridan County Courthouse.

The death of Sheridan County Clerk Audrey Koltiska last week has the Republican Party, the party with which Koltiska was affiliated, working within the process to fill her seat. Party Chair, Kathy Coleman, said that by receiving notice last Friday of the vacancy, state statute gives them fifteen days to select three names. Coleman explains the process.

Greenhouse for Living Reaches Goal

March 31st was the deadline for the Greenhouse for Living fundraising campaign to raise $891,000 in order to secure a grant from the Wyoming Business Council to provide infrastructure for the project. Barbara Walter, who serves on the campaign committee, tells us.

Library Director's Retirement Reading List

The search for a new Sheridan County Public Library Director is about to begin. The current Director, Cathy Butler, met with several Board of Trustees members last night in a Special Meeting to begin discussing the Director Search Procedure.