Archive - May 2012 - News

May 18th

LDCC Gives Changes To Proposed Lease To Game & Fish

The Lake DeSmet Counties Coalition Joint Powers Board held their May meeting in Buffalo Thursday night and one topic discussed was the proposed water lease agreement with Wyoming Game and Fish.

SCSD#2 Endorses Healthy Classroom Rewards

The days of cake and ice cream parties at school may be a thing of the past in Sheridan.

May 17th

Free Spay/Neuters This Weekend

The Second Chance Sheridan Cat Rescue is having its second annual community-wide spay/neuter event this weekend.

Capitol Building Security Questioned

A security assessment of the State Capitol building in Cheyenne questions the state's ability to respond to or prevent a violent incident.

BLM Hosts Horse Adoption In Riverton

The Bureau of Land Management and the Wyoming Honor Farm are holding a wild horse and burro adoption this weekend in Riverton.

Lightening Starts Forest Fire Near Dayton

A fire started by lightening Wednesday night has eaten up at least two acres of forest west of Dayton.

SAWS Chooses Entech as Consultant for Phase II Water Study

Sheridan County Public Works Director Rod Liesinger and SAWS Administrator Rod Liesinger

The Sheridan Supplemental Water Supply Level II Phase One study recommended that the Sheridan Area Water Supply, or SAWS system look at possibly acquiring Sawmill Reservoir and purchasing shares of Park Reservoir to address long term water supply needs.

New Sheridan Police Officer Sworn In

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Kyle Grammens was sworn in as the newest member of the Sheridan Police Department Wednesday.

Council Chambers at Sheridan City Hall was the site of a ceremony to swear in a new member of the Sheridan Police Department. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter was there and has the story.

Candidate Filing Period is Underway

Candidate Filing Period is Underway

This year is an election year, and the candidate filing period is now underway for those looking to get into City, County or State government. Sheridan County Elections Director Brenda Kekich has this bit of information for prospective candidates.

5K/10K Walk/Run Is This Weekend

First-year nursing students at Sheridan College are sponsoring a 5 or 10-K walk or run Saturday. Laura Lunt, a certified nursing assistant at the hospital and nursing student, explains how the students chose why to sponsor the event.