This high dynamic range photo of the "super moon" was taken about 10:00 pm Saturday evening from 130 S. Brooks Street looking south east over the Sheridan County Courthouse. This super moon is about 14 percent larger and 30 percent brighter than a regular full moon. At its peak moment the moon will be about 221,824 miles from Earth - closer than the typical 252,581 miles.
The Equality State Policy Center is starting a campaign aimed at raising Wyoming's minimum wage to $10.10 by 2015. The current state minimum is a mere $5.15, though most employers pay the federally mandated $7.25.
The Wyoming State Loan and Investment Board, or SLIB recently approved a $1 million Community Readiness Grant for the Sheridan northwest infrastructure project, which will extend Yellowtail Drive further through the High-Tech Business Park in north Sheridan.