Archive - Sep 13, 2012 - News

Sheridan Virtual Auction Reaches Last Week of Bidding

Sheridan's annual online auction is open for bids until Thursday.

Meadowlark Open House

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Meadowlark Elementary Principal Jason Hillman stands by the school's mascot at Thursday night's open house.

An open house for the newly finished Meadowlark Elementary School in Sheridan was held Thursday evening. Principal Jason Hillman says that the new facility is top notch, but best of all it's good to be back on familiar ground.

SAWS JPB Approves Loan Resolution

SAWS JPB Approves Loan Resolution

The Sheridan Area Water Supply Joint Powers Board Thursday approved a resolution authorizing the creation of a loan from the SAWS JPB to the City of Sheridan for the City's portion of the Permanent Mineral Trust Fund Loan. SAWS Project Manager Dan Coughlin.

Scratching-N-Sniffing at the Park

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Sheridan Media's Bob Grammens receiving some attention from a friendly canine during the whipped cream face clean.
Police dog demonstration

It's time once again for the Dog and Cat Shelter of Sheridan to host their annual Scratch-N-Sniff fun day at Kendrick Park in Sheridan. Shelter Executive Director Cel Hope.

Court Upholds Sheridan Murder Conviction

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CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - The Wyoming Supreme Court has upheld a Sheridan man's first-degree murder conviction in the January 2010 stabbing death of another man. The court on Thursday rejected an appeal from 31-year-old Shawn Osborne, now serving a sentence of life without parole.

Buffalo City Council Approves Contract For Police Cameras

The Buffalo City Council, at their last meeting, approved a contract to provide video cameras for city police vehicles.

Police Chief Jason Carder made the request of the council to allow Wireless Advanced Communications of Casper to fulfill the contract.

SCSD3 Discusses Personnel Policy On Half-Days

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At their meeting Wednesday night, the Sheridan County School District No. 3 Board of Trustees discussed Personnel Policy concerning personal leave for teachers and staff.

Air Service Task Force Seeking Buffalo's Help Too

Angela Jarvis

An Ad Hoc Air Service Task Force working to “assure and improve air service” to Sheridan's Airport is also seeking the help of Buffalo and Johnson County businesses and concerned citizens to help secure the airport and the sourrounding area's economies.

Hikers, Fishers Expect Small Detour To Tongue River Canyon

Photo by Tracee Davis

The town of Dayton is doing some road work to keep seasonal flooding in check. This means locals and visitors to the Tongue River Canyon will experience a temporary detour on their way to the canyon. Dayton Mayor, Bob Wood.

Sheridan County Moving Forward on DeSmet Deal Alone

The Sheridan County Commissioners announced today they are planning to make a 99-year lease agreement with the Game and Fish Department concerning water in Lake DeSmet without Johnson County. Sheridan County Commissioner, Bob Rolston, explains.