Archive - Apr 20, 2011 - News

Buffalo Is Pilot City for National Tourism Week

Buffalo will be one of five communities in the State of Wyoming that will host National Tourism Week May 7-15.

Car Fire in Downtown Sheridan Extinguished Quickly

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Sherian Fire-Recue responded to a car fire Wednesday morning near downtown Sheridan. (Courtesy Photo)

The Sheridan Fire-Rescue Department responded to a vehicle fire on North Scott Street at approximately 10:20 Wednesday morning.

Craig Dougherty to Chair New State Advisory Board

Sheridan School District 2 Superintendent Craig Dougherty

A media release from the Wyoming Department of Education and State Superintendent Cindy Hill indicates that a Sheridan education administrator will head the newly formed Learning Initiative Advisory Board.

POSTPONED: Willie Nelson Concert Tour

Tonight's Willie Nelson concert in Gillette has been postponed until September.

GILLETTE, Wyo. (AP) - Country music legend Willie Nelson has postponed upcoming concerts in Wyoming, Colorado, South Dakota and Kansas due to illness.

Concert promoters announced the news a day before Nelson was supposed to perform at the 2,500-seat Wyoming Center in Gillette.

Preliminary Hearing Held for Paumer in Circuit Court

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Preliminary Hearing Held for Paumer in Circuit Court

A Preliminary Hearing was held Tuesday in Sheridan County Circuit Court for Camie Paumer of Clearmont. Paumer was charged in March with a total of 9 counts, 6 felonies and 3 misdemeanors.

Sheridan Man Gets 4 to 7 Years for Marijuana Distribution

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Sheridan Man Gets 4 to 7 Years for Marijuana Distribution

20-year-old Sheridan resident Joshua Thomas was sentenced on two separate charges Tuesday in 4th Judicial District Court in Sheridan.

Wyoming Women Invited to “Leap into Leadership” Workshops

Two day-long workshops based upon the Leap into Leadership program will be held for Wyoming women (and interested men). One will be in Evanston May 11th; the other will be in Gillete May 12th.

Coming up in mid-May, the Wyoming Women's Foundation, the Wyoming Women's Legislative Caucus and Leap into Leadership invite women in the Cowboy State to the first-ever Leap into Leadership Community Workshops.