April 5th, 2013

Should the State change the 2 cents per gallon tax on beer, which hasn't been changed since 1935?

The Bank of Sheridan
Yes; Increase
54% (446 votes)
No; Eliminate
17% (143 votes)
No; Leave the same
26% (210 votes)
No opinion
3% (22 votes)
Total votes: 821

Bowls Filled, Shelter Funded

(Photo by Ron Richter)

Volunteers of America of the Northern Rockies held its annual “Filling an Empty Bowl” fundraiser last night at the Sheridan County YMCA. Those that attended were able to enjoy a variety of soups in a handmade bowl that they were able to take home at the end of the night.


BRONC / LADY BRONC TRACK AND FIELD - The Sheridan high school track teams compete in a meet at Casper Kelly Walsh high school today.

Head coach Art Bauers says after the spring break their athletes are ready to get back into competition.

And he says today's meet in Casper might be on the small side but it will be atop quality meet.

April 4th

Madden: Many Interim Committee Meetings In Buffalo

State Representative for House District 40, Mike Madden, spoke to the Buffalo City Council at their Tuesday night meeting, addressing a number of subjects but concluded by saying a number of Legislative Interim Committee meetings will be held in Buffalo this year, which should be a positive boost for the area.

Buffalo Police To Hire New Officer

The Buffalo City Council, at this week's meeting, heard an update from Buffalo Police Chief Jason Carder on incidents during the month of February.

Commissioners Proclaim April 'Month Of The Military Child'

1st Sgt. John Zorbas, Wyoming Army National Guard

Johnson County's Commissioners, at their meeting earlier this week, signed a proclamation designating April as the “Month of the Military Child” in Johnson County.

Sen. Barrasso Opposes Greenhouse Gas 'Litmus Test'

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Sen. Barrasso Opposes Greenhouse Gas 'Litmus Test'

On Thursday, U.S. Senator John Barrasso joined other Republican senators, writing to the Chairwoman of the White House Council on Environmental Quality, Nancy Sutley, asking the body to refrain from imposing a "climate change litmus test."

Not In My Backyard: Planning and Zoning Rejects Big Horn Community Center Permit and Ranchester Rezone

Construction crews repair the damage done by a fire in SCSD 1's bus barn, property where the SCSD 1 Recreation District proposed to construct a tennis facility and community center. (Photo by Stan Woinoski)

Sheridan Media's Chris Foy brings us the latest from last Thursday's meeting of the Sheridan County Planning and Zoning Commission.

Soup's On

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Volunteers of America Northern Rockies held their 5th annual "Filling an Empty Bowl" fundraiser Thursday night at the Sheridan County YMCA. The money raised from the event will benefit the Sheridan Community Shelter.

(All Photos by Ron Richter)

Christmas Stroll Button Contest is Underway

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Sheridan County Chamber of Commerce CEO Dixie Johnson (Photo by Ron Richter)

The Sheridan County Chamber of Commerce has announced that the contest for the 2013 Christmas Stroll Button design is underway. The Christmas Stroll Committee has sent entry forms to each of the elementary schools in Sheridan County.