Archive - Jun 16, 2012 - News

Soldier Ridge Trail Construction Underway

A glimpse of the Soldier Ridge Trail West of Sheridan. (Photo Courtesy of the Sheridan Community Land Trust)
A crew from the Montana Conservation Corps break for a picture while working on the Soldier Ridge Trail West of Sheridan. (Photo Courtesy of the Sheridan Community Land Trust)

Construction has begun on the Soldier Ridge Trail, a single track, publicly accessible non-motorized trail just west of Sheridan City limits. A crew with the Montana Conservation Corps has completed 1.2 miles of the 4.5 mile trail.

Mead: Wyoming Should Explore China Coal Exports

Wyoming Governor Matt Mead

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - Gov. Matt Mead returned from China this week confident that Wyoming should continue exploring how to export coal to meet that nation's growing demand.

Mayor Kinskey Defends Utility Bill Outsourcing

Sheridan mayor, Dave Kinskey, appeared on Public Pulse with Kim Love on Newstalk 930 Thursday and sang praises to the city utilities staff who have recently outsourced the utility billing process.

Fast Facts From JCSD1 Board Meeting

At last Monday's Johnson County School Board meeting, each administrator present gave updates and reports to the board.

Doll Resigns After Comments About Greed And Groundwater

Wyoming's top regulator of oil and gas development is quitting after he remarked that greed motivates people who assert that hydraulic fracturing contaminated their groundwater.