Officials with the Wyoming Department of Transportation have announced that U.S. 14A west of Burgess Junction is now open for the summer. WYDOT Public Involvement Specialist Ronda Holwell says that they were hoping to have it open several weeks ago.
A phone call to the Bighorn National Forest Office confirmed that a prescribed burn in the Woodrock area of the Bighorn National Forest is what caused the smoke plume above the Big Horn Mountains late Tuesday afternoon. The prescribed burn is expected to produce smoke over the next several days.
The flags at the Police and Sheriff's Department as well as many others around Sheridan were at half staff on Tuesday as a reminder for all Americans of the service of our safety officers who work on a daily basis protecting our citizens, enforcing our laws and keeping our neighborhoods safe.
The City of Sheridan Planning Commission gave their approval to landscaping and building design plans for a new McDonald's at 2590 North Main Street in Sheridan. The new building will replace the current McDonald's at that location.