Officials with the Wyoming Department of Transportation have announced that U.S. 14A west of Burgess Junction is now open for the summer. WYDOT Public Involvement Specialist Ronda Holwell says that they were hoping to have it open several weeks ago.
A phone call to the Bighorn National Forest Office confirmed that a prescribed burn in the Woodrock area of the Bighorn National Forest is what caused the smoke plume above the Big Horn Mountains late Tuesday afternoon. The prescribed burn is expected to produce smoke over the next several days.
The City of Sheridan Planning Commission gave their approval to landscaping and building design plans for a new McDonald's at 2590 North Main Street in Sheridan. The new building will replace the current McDonald's at that location.
The City of Sheridan Public Works Department went over their Capital Improvement Plan Monday during the City Council's latest budget work session. The City has $12 million budgeted for capital projects in the upcoming fiscal year.
To help boaters in northeast Wyoming prepare for a safe watercraft season, the Wyoming Game and Fish Department in Sheridan will be offering free boat safety inspections this Friday. Game and Fish Information Specialist Warren Mischke.