Archive - Aug 15, 2009 - News

Bresnan Has Intermittent Internet, Phone Outage

Bresnan Communications reports intermittent outages with its digital phone and high speed Internet service in Montana, Wyoming and Colorado. A Bresnan representative said the outages began Thursday night and service had been restored to many customers Friday, although some customers still may be without service.

Game and Fish Investigating Poaching Cases In Sheridan Region

Authorities are investigating the deaths of deer and antelope that were shot and left to rot near Arvada and Buffalo. The Wyoming Game and Fish Department says a doe deer and buck antelope were found shot July 31 and three other deer were found shot August 6th. Sheridan Region Game Warden Troy Achterhof says nothing was removed from the carcasses.

Sheridan City Council Will Receive A Financial Snapshot At Their Upcoming Meeting

Keeping a hard line on the financial situation has become the norm for city's across the country in these tough economic times. The City of Sheridan is no exception, as Mayor Dave Kinskey explains that councilor's Monday night will be brought up to speed on the city's finances.

Strong But Small Storm Passes Through Sheridan

Storm gutters were full and winds drove rain sideways for a few minutes Friday evening in Sheridan. The storm didn’t last long enough to do major damage but some areas of town were affected more than others. Cloud to ground lightning struck a tree in south Sheridan near Brundage Lane and some areas of the foothills reported large hail stones.

State Senator Comments On Wyoming's Property Tax Situation

Earlier this week, State Senator John Schiffer was a guest on KROE'S Public Pulse program. One of the many topics that were discussed, was the state's property tax situation. Senator Schiffer had this to say when asked about the issue of property taxes.