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November 20th, 2011

Still No Interest in City's Bar and Grill Licenses

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City of Sheridan Clerk Scott Badley

During this past legislative session, lawmakers adjusted the population formula, resulting in the City of Sheridan receiving on additional bar and grill license.

November 19th

Ready Pac Recalls 5K Cases Of Bagged Salads

IRWINDALE, Calif. (AP) - Ready Pac Foods has recalled more than 5,000 cases of bagged salad because of a possible E. coli contamination.

Senator Enzi Introduces Bonds Bill

U.S. Senator Mike Enzi

U.S Senator Mike Enzi recently introduced the Buy Back America Bonds Act Friday in hopes of bringing the $4.4 trillion in foreign-held debt back into American hands, giving Americans the opportunity to directly invest in their country and buy back America’s debt from countries like China, Russia and the United Arab Emirates. 

A building of continued friendship and good cheer?

The founder of the Holly Sugar company, that built this factory at 1457 Coffeen Avenue in 1915, liked the name Holly because holly berries were traditional symbols of friendship and good cheer. On October 23, 1915 this Sheridan factory had its grand opening using machinery obtained from the Holly, Colorado factory that had closed that same year.

Twin-Engine Plane Crashes North Of Casper

CASPER (AP) - One person is confirmed dead in a plane crash north of Casper. Natrona County sheriff's Lt. Mark Sellers says the pilot was only person on board. The twin-engine Cessna 337 took off from Rawlins and went down around 1:50 p.m. Friday.

November 18th

Land Trusts See Conservation Increases In Down Economy

SCLT Executive Director Colin Betzler

A National Land Trust Census says that voluntarily protected land in Wyoming increased by 731% in the period of 2005 to 2010.

UW Board Approves New Admission Standards Friday

LARAMIE (AP) - The University of Wyoming Board of Trustees has approved new admission standards aimed at improving student retention and graduation rates.

Mayor Reminds Residents: Check for Snow Route Alerts

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CIty of Sheridan street crews work on clearing the snow from the streets. (Photo Courtesy of the City of Sheridan)

Earlier this week the Sheridan City Council held a work session to go over the City's snow plan and policy. Part of that policy are the various streets throughout Sheridan that are designated as snow routes.

Ready or not - Here it comes

On Thursday the lights and decorations went up just in time to be decorated by Mother Nature's overnight snow. So "Ready or not - Here it comes" as in: winter and the holiday season both at once. A Winter Storm Warning remains in effect for our area until noon MST Saturday.