Archive - Apr 16, 2012 - News

Sheridan Mayor Weighs in on Cheney Speech, NAB Convention

Sheridan Mayor Dave Kinskey

Former Vice-President Dick Cheney, who recently underwent heart replacement surgery, spoke at the Wyoming State Republican Convention in Cheyenne over the weekend. Cheney received last minute clearance from his doctors late last week to attend the convention.

Body of Missing Colorado Man Found in the Bighorns

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Body of Missing Colorado Man Found in the Bighorn's

The Sheridan County Sheriffs Office has confirmed that the body of 33-year-old Felipe De Jesus Aragon was found in the Bighorn Mountains this weekend. Mike Gale with the Sheridan County Sheriff's Office said that the body was discovered by an owner of cabin in the mountains.

Part Four Of SC Natural Resource Lecture Series Is Thursday

(Sheridan Media file photo)

Sheridan College in conjunction with the Sheridan County Chamber of Commerce will host the fourth part in their Natural Resource Lecture Series this Thursday evening in the CTEL.

Poll: Microsoft Data Center

Cheyenne will soon have a new Microsoft Data Center that reportedly will cost $112 million, with the state putting forth a $10.7 million grant to pay for infrastructure involved in its creation.

Sheridan City Council to Address Fiber Optics Tonight

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Sheridan City Council to Address Fiber Optics Tonight

The Sheridan City Council will have only one item of business to consider this evening, as there are no items under old business and just one under new business. First reading of ordinance 2125 will come before the Council this evening.

Severe Weather Awareness Week

It's Severe Weather Awareness Week in Wyoming.

The National Weather Service has proclaimed this week as Severe Weather Awareness Week in Wyoming. NWS Warning Coordination Meteorologist Tom Frieders says last year was a busy year in Wyoming for severe weather.

Buffalo's WWTP Contractor Wants Resolution To Dispute

In response to last week's Sheridan Media story on the City of Buffalo and a contractor's dispute over a problem at the city's new waste water treatment plant, a representative of the company that built the plant wants to share their side of the story.

JCSD1 Gets 'Clean Bill' From State Auditors

JCSD1 Board of Trustees

The Johnson County School Board, at their meeting April 9th, received word that the audit performed by the state on the 2009-2010 school year has been given a “clean bill of health,” according to District Business Manager Matt Ramey.

2nd Annual Food Expo

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Hands-on chicken harvesting can't be taught without the chickens.

The downturn in the economy is forcing some folks to tighten up their pocketbook while others just want to know more about growing their own food. Saturday at Sheridan College's Watt Agricultural Center, the 2nd annual Local Foods Expo was held with an emphasis on education and networking.

Volunteer Week

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Hospital volunteers, Sandy Pilch and Barbara Niner.

This week is National Volunteer Week. It's all about recognizing and inspiring people to engage in their communities. This week, we'll spotlight a few of the many volunteers who are such a vital part of our community.