Archive - Aug 3, 2010

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Present Floodplain Mapping Study

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers presented a floodplain mapping study to City and County officials Tuesday.
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers presented a floodplain mapping study to City and County officials Tuesday.

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers presented the results of a Section 22 Floodplain Mapping Study before a packed Sheridan City Council Chambers Tuesday. In attendance were members from the City Council, County Commission, City and County staff and local engineers.

Gubernatorial Candidate “Walk-On”

Wyoming Democratic Gubernatorial Candidate Pete Gosar
Wyoming Democratic Gubernatorial Candidate Pete Gosar

Wyoming Democratic Gubernatorial Candidate Pete Gosar is probably best known for his football career at the University of Wyoming, where he excelled on the field as a non-scholarship player. A lifelong Wyoming resident who grew up in Pinedale, Gosar explains what inspired him to run for Governor.

SCC Awards Bid For New Roof For Sheridan Public Health Building

Sheridan County Commissioners

The Sheridan County Public Health Building is apparently in need of a check-up and some repairs. At their regular meeting Tuesday, the Sheridan County Commissioners approved a contract bid to replace the lower roof of the building. County Administrative Director Renee Obermueller:

Fair Mens Pigs

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We volunteered for WHAT?

The volunteer fireman from the "Goose Valley Fire Department"

Jury Awards $3.7 Million to Sheridan Man, former BNSF Employee

(AP) Sheridan resident Edward Jolley was recently awarded $3.7 million in damages by a Montana jury. The 72-year-old engineer was suing the railroad company BNSF, a company he worked for from 1970 to 1999.

Kids Tractor Races

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Win the race - take home a tractor

On the final day of the 2010 Sheridan County Fair the Kids Tractor Races were held

Green House Receives Some Good News

Green House Living for Sheridan receives finance approval.
Green House Living for Sheridan receives finance approval.

Green House Living for Sheridan received some good news recently from the U.S. Department of Agriculture and Rural Development. Green House Coordinator Kay Wallick.

Wallick explains that the next step in the process will be to provide infrastructure to the area.

Public pulse - Tuesday 08/03/10

Animal Shelter / Advocacy & Resource Center-Animal Abuse/Domestic Abuse Connection

Public Pulse - Monday 08/02/10

Library / Big Brothers Big Sisters w/Dave Wooten

Great Lakes CEO Visits Sheridan

Great Lakes Aviation CEO Chuck Howell met with the Sheridan County Commissioners to discuss the status of the airline and their plans for improving service to Sheridan. Airport Manager John Stopka:

Stopka says Howell plans to pull Great Lakes out of other markets within the next 3-4 months.