Archive - May 2012 - News

May 26th

Inn Renovations On Hold Until Debt Is Addressed

The board that operates the Historic Sheridan Inn plans to focus on paying down a $1.4 million debt rather than fundraising to finish renovations at the Sheridan landmark.

May 25th

Inter-Tribal Wellness Center Boasts New Garden

(Photo Courtesy of Boby Legerski)

The Inter-Tribal Wellness Center in Sheridan has started a new summer project as part of a comprehensive rehabilitation program for Native Americans.

Buffalo Council Extends Lease of City Land

At the last city council meeting earlier this month, Buffalo City Attorney Ben Kirven brought a lease extension agreement for the council's approval.

Wyo Braces For Dry Season

Drought conditions are beginning to show up in parts of Wyoming.

Senator Enzi Endorses Reauthorization of FDA Regs

Wyoming Senator, Mike Enzi, expressed his support for the the Food and Drug Administration User Fee Re-authorization Bill Thursday on the Senate floor.

Wyo Hires To Promote Workforce Safety

Wyoming is hiring a veteran public health official to try to reduce the state's workplace fatality rate.

May 24th

City's Budget Work Sessions Come to a Close

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City of Sheridan Engineer Lane Thompson

The City of Sheridan finished up their budget work sessions Thursday with a review of the Engineering, Planning, Building and City Hall budget requests.

Sheridan County to Offer Employees Wellness Program

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Sheridan County Administrative Director Renee' Obermueller

Sheridan County recently contracted with Simply Well, which is a wellness company out of Omaha Nebraska. Sheridan County Administrative Director Renee' Obermueller explains the potential benefit of the program.

Several New Programs Possibly Coming to Sheridan College

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Dr. Jon Connolly

The Northern Wyoming Community College District recently approved a request from Vice President of Academic Affairs Dr. Jon Connolly for a number of new programs.

Post Office Offers Early Out for Postmasters

Earlier this week, we reported the U.S. Postal Service is cutting hours of many small-town offices, which may cause some employees to loose full-time status, and therefore, their federal benefits.