Archive - May 2010

Youth Free Fishing Day is Saturday

Wyoming Youth Free Fishing Day is this Saturday.
Wyoming Youth Free Fishing Day is this Saturday.

As part of National Fishing Week, the Wyoming Youth Free Fishing Day will be this Saturday at the newly renovated Kleenburn Recreation Area north of Sheridan. Game and Fish Information Specialist Warren Mischke.

Water levels in Little Goose Creek

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The Little Goose Creek water level as of 2:27 pm May 29th under the Woodland Park Village bridge, south of Sheridan near the old Woodland Park School.

Little Goose Creek water has risen to the point of now flowing over the entrance road to Knode Ranch Subdivision at: 2:42 pm May 29th.

The Sheridan Municipal Cemetery

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Groundkeepers at The Sheridan Municipal Cemetery have been busy "grooming the grounds" as Memorial Day rapidly approaches.

The Sheridan Municipal Cemetery

Memorial Day Observance Held

The laying of the wreaths took place Monday morning at the Sheridan County Courthouse.
The laying of the wreaths took place Monday morning at the Sheridan County Courthouse.

Very accommodating weather made for a beautiful Memorial Day in Sheridan. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter has more.

May 30th

Confusion, mistrust remains in Indian land redress

Shirley Butterfly DeVolve remembers from a
very young age a plaintive question asked by her father: "Where's our money?" That question went to the heart of a massive class-action lawsuit against the federal government that dragged on for 14 years, resulting in a $3.4 billion settlement that the U.S. House of Representatives approved Friday.

110,000 Wyomingites Denied Health Coverage

A report released Thursday by the health reform advocacy group Families USA shows nearly 110,000 Wyomingites under the age of 65 have a diagnosed pre-existing condition.

May 29th

Wind Energy Task Force Looks At Eminent Domain

CASPER, Wyo. (AP) - The legislative Task Force on Wind Energy has begun the task of considering potential changes to Wyoming's eminent domain law in dealing with so-called collector systems. Those are the power lines required to connect wind farms to larger transmission lines that connect Wyoming-generated electricity to the western grid. The task force met in Casper on Thursday.

Memorial Day Observance At State Vets' Cemetery

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - The Oregon Trail State Veterans Cemetery

It's a Larry

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It's a Larry

At just 16-days old little Larry - yes it's a boy according to Park Supervisor Irene Sager - is smaller than the new growth vegatation beside him.

May 28th

All Roads Inside Yellowstone are Open

All roads within Yellowstone are open for the holiday weekend.
All roads within Yellowstone are open for the holiday weekend.

All roads within Yellowstone National Park are open for visitors for the holiday weekend, and most of the Park's facilities are open as well. Park Spokesperson Al Nash has this advice for those heading to Yellowstone for Memorial Day.