Archive - Mar 25, 2013 - News

Sheridan Planning Commission Recommends Skyview West PUD for Approval

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Sheridan Planning Commission Recommends Skyview West PUD for Approval (Photo by Chris Foy)

At Monday night's meeting, the Sheridan City Planning Commission unanimously recommended the Skyview West Planned Unit Development for approval by the city council. The commissioners originally tabled the item at their previous meeting, citing the need for more information and discussion.

The Dogs Will Hunt

(Photo by Judy Hagerott)

With Easter this upcoming Sunday, its no surprise that there are a slew of various Easter egg hunts this weekend in and around Sheridan. Sheridan Recreation District Executive Director Richard Wright explains what they've got planned for Saturday morning.

City Announces Dates for Free Landfill Weekends and Trees for Trash

(Photo by Judy Hagerott)

The City of Sheridan has announced the dates for free landfill weekends for the spring and fall, as well as the annual date for Trees for Trash. City Solid Waster Manager Charles Martineau says there are some things that residents need to keep in mind.

Museum Working on Exhibit to Commemorate 125 Years of Sheridan County

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Sheridan County Museum Director Nathan Doerr

The Sheridan County Museum has been busy putting together an exhibit that will showcase the 125 years of Sheridan County history when they open their doors for the season in just over a month. Museum Director Nathan Doerr.

Special District Needed For Water Users On NW Pipeline

County Residents near the NW Water Pipeline project will need to establish a Special Improvements District (SID) should they opt to hook up to city water lines that will be installed this year.

Buffalo City Council OKs Release Of Funds To Contractor

The mural that will be painted on the outside of Margo's Pottery, facing Crazy Woman Square.

Buffalo's City Council, at their last meeting, approved a request from City Planner Zach Montgomery to release some retain-age funds to the contractor on the Crazy Woman Square Project.

Workshop On Bullying Offered By PIC In Buffalo

Juanita Bybee. Photo courtesy PHP of Wyoming

The Parent Information Center in Buffalo will present a workshop on bullying Tuesday at the Johnson County Healthcare Center.

The Changing Face of Homelessness in Sheridan County: Part Two

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The Changing Face of Homelessness in Sheridan County: Part Two (Photo courtesy of Flickr user dgphilli)

A study recently conducted by the Volunteers of America of the Northern Rockies and the Homelessness Resource Alliance of Northeastern Wyoming found that 80 individuals within the county lacked a safe place to sleep. But as Sheridan Media's Chris Foy reports in part two of his series, mental illness and substance abuse issues are on the rise - along with homelessness - in Sheridan County.

Unclaimed Property Division Reunites 1,400 Wyomingites With Funds

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Wyoming State Treasurer, Mark Gordon, announced recently that the Wyoming Windfall advertising program successfully reunited more than 1,400 residents with their unclaimed funds - in total more than $340,000. (Photo courtesy Wyoming State Treasury)

Wyoming State Treasurer, Mark Gordon, announced recently that the Wyoming Windfall advertising program successfully reunited more than 1,400 residents with their unclaimed funds - in total more than $340,000.

SMH Patient Flies in from Riverton

A Riverton man was flown to Sheridan Memorial Hospital last week to receive specialized care from a cardiologist.