Archive - Mar 6, 2012

Snowy Afternoon in Sheridan

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At 3 pm Tuesday the snow was falling in Sheridan - a marked difference from the spring like weather of 24-hours earlier. The Sheridan area is under a Winter Weather Advisory until midnight Tuesday. Snow accumulations of 3 to 5 inches are possible by late Tuesday and roads will likely become icy as temperatures drop well below freezing.

County Commissioners Address Dust Suppression

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County Commissioners Address Dust Suppression

Dust suppression was addressed a couple of different ways at Tuesday's Sheridan County Commissioners meeting. Commissioners authorized staff to submit a grant application for Congestion Mitigation and Air Quality Improvement funds through WYDOT.

Public Pulse - Tuesday 03/06/12

Animal Shelter / Sheridan College Musical Workshop

Public Pulse - Monday 03/05/12

Library / National Social Work Month - VA Hospital

Budget Sent to Mead, $7.5M for Community Colleges

The two chambers of the Wyoming Legislature reached a compromise Monday to fund the state for the next two years, eventually sending a $3.22 billion budget to Governor Matt Mead for his signature.

Plenty of Searches for SCSO, S&R

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Whether there have been more search and rescue operations this year or just more attention drawn to the issue in the news, the Sheridan County Sheriff's Office and Sheridan County Search and Rescue teams have been busy so far this year.

Council President Resigns

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Sheridan City Council President John Bigelow addresses the Counil with his wife Susan by his side at Monday night's City Council meeting.

During the course of the last two Sheridan City Council meetings, there have now been two pretty big announcements regarding a couple of the councilors.

Council Approves Contingency Fund Allocations

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Council Approves Contingency Fund Allocations

The Sheridan City Council Monday night allocated $75,000 toward economic development. The first allocation was for $25,000 to conduct a redundant power investigation within the Wrench Ranch Hills subdivision and the Hi-Tech Business Park in north Sheridan.

March is Disabilities Awareness Month

Clients with RENEW gather with City officials Monday, where Mayor Dave Kinskey proclaimed March as Disabilities Awareness Month. ( Photo Courtesy of Ace Young)

It has become customary for Sheridan Mayor Dave Kinskey to read a proclamation on the steps of City Hall declaring March as Disabilities Awareness Month, which is exactly what took place Monday.

Governor Appointments Include Two From Sheridan

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Wyoming Governor Matt Mead

Wyoming Governor Matt Mead made various appointments to state boards and commissions Monday. Of the various appointments that the Governor made to the Senate, two are from Sheridan. Michelle Sullivan was appointed to a five-year term on the Parks and Cultural Resources Committee.