Archive - May 18, 2013 - News

'Unplug the Cord' for a Week of Fun

'Unplug the Cord' for a Week of Fun

The Sheridan Community Land Trust and other area non-profits are urging residents to unplug the cords, turn off the screens and enjoy being outside - with other real people - for a week of sponsored events and activities.

Gender Gap More Prominent in Math at NWCCD

Gender Gap More Prominent in Math at NWCCD

At the last board meeting of the Northern Wyoming Community College District, the VP of Academic Affairs presented some striking figures about a gender gap in learning at both Sheridan and Gillette Colleges.

Sheridan Media Week in Review

Sheridan Media Week in Review (Photo by Ron Richter)

Here's a look at the past week's top stories from Sheridan Media News as we continue our Week in Review series.

Udall Tells USFS to Override Air Tanker Protest

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CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - Sen. Mark Udall of Colorado is urging the U.S. Forest Service to make sure a contract dispute doesn't ground large air tankers used to fight wildfires.

Groundwater Test Proposal Gets Good Reviews

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CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - Gov. Matt Mead's proposal to require groundwater testing at oil and gas drilling sites is getting favorable reviews from environmental advocates, landowners and industry representatives.