Archive - May 2012

May 30th

USFS Promotes Common Courtesy On Mountain Roads

Springtime in the Mountains around Sheridan is in full swing, and the U.S. Forest Service wants to remind outdoor adventurers to be courteous on mountain roadways.

WYDOT Road Projects Include I-90 At Powder River

Earlier this month the Wyoming Transportation Commission awarded $33 million for highway projects in the state, including a $20.3 million project on Interstate 90 east of Buffalo.

Wyoming Community Colleges Could See $9M Cut

Wyoming Community Colleges Could See $9M Cut

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - An 8-percent budget cut would cost Wyoming's seven community colleges about $9.1 million. Falling energy revenues has prompted Gov. Matt Mead to order state agencies to prepare for 8-percent budget cuts for the fiscal year that starts in July 2013.

Beware of Fraudulent Sports Solicitations

From Don Julian, Activities Director at Sheridan High School ~

If you're contacted by someone asking you to place an ad on the Broncs football calendar/poster, the Sheridan High School athletic calendar, or anything like that, DON'T ASSUME it's really from us or for our benefit.

Recreation District Needs Your Input On Kendrick Pool

Sheridan's Recreation District is looking for public input regarding remodeling or replacing the outdoor pool at Kendrick Park, and has released an online survey for citizens to voluntarily complete.

Public Pulse - Wednesday 05/30/12

Tongue River Community Center / Child Development Center

Development Regulations Ordinance and Design Guidelines Move on for Council Consideration

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Development Regulations Ordinance and Design Guidelines Move on for Council Consideration

The Sheridan City Council will soon be considering a development regulations ordinance as well as design guidelines for commercial and multi-family site design in the City.

Ranchester Visitor Center - Nears Completion

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In May 2010 the Town of Ranchester was awarded a Wyoming Business Council Community Development Block Grant and Business Ready Communities Grant for the Ranchester Entry Rehabilitation Plan. Fast forward two years: the then proposed visitors center sketches and plans are now a reality, thanks to many including KWN Construction.

Alcohol Compliance Checks Yield 21% Failure Rate

The Sheridan Police Department recently completed a round of alcohol compliance checks of local businesses.

Pronghorn antelope near Clearmont

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Photos by: Cynthia J. Vannoy-Rhoades