Archive - Aug 8, 2013 - News

Mayor Kinskey Discusses Fact Finding Tour

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A fact finding tour hosted by the Northeast Wyoming Municipal Leaders group, or NEWY, was held in northeast Wyoming this week. The tour consisted of congressional representatives from Washington D.C. along with several mayoral representatives from around the country.

M.O.R.E. Ministries Stack the Packs Auction is Saturday

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M.O.R.E. Ministries, First Church of the Nazarene's Native American Ministry, will be holding their 2nd annual Stack the Packs auction this Saturday in Sheridan.

Rattlesnakes and Dogs Aren't a Good Mix

Veterinarians in the Sheridan area have witnessed an increase this year in the number of dogs who've been bitten by a rattlesnake. Dr. Jennifer Gage with Big Goose Veterinary Clinic says that the number of incidents are definitely on the rise.

North Main Interchange's Future on Display Sunday

North Main Interchange's Future on Display Sunday (Photo by Ron Richter)

The future of North Main's I-90 Interchange is something the North Main Association, the City of Sheridan, area residents and businesses have been talking about for some time - but on Sunday, displays of what the interchange could look like in a few years will be featured at the Taste of Sheridan.

Rock Creek: The Designation Debate

Rock Creek: The Designation Debate (Photo by Chris Foy)

It would literally take an act of Congress. Since 2005, the Wyoming Wilderness Association has been pushing for the designation for the Rock Creek Wilderness Area as protected wilderness following the Bighorn National Forest's recommendation in it's forest plan.

The Library Showcases the Work of Mark Morel

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Wednesday night, the Sheridan Fulmer Library hosted an artist's reception for local artist Mark Morel. Morel ran a ranch for many years until he was nearly killed in a car accident. He says art has given him a fresh start.

Kaycee Turns 100, Celebrations All Day Saturday

The Town of Kaycee will turn 100 on August 12, and to celebrate, the town in southern Johnson County will have their Centennial Celebration this Saturday with numerous events.

Buffalo Chamber Lunch Features SCJC Happenings

The Buffalo Chamber of Commerce luncheon for August was held at the Bozeman Trail Steakhouse and featured Sheridan College in Johnson County sharing their current happenings and upcoming events.

Shooting Range Still Possible If Jo Co Not Liable

At their meeting Tuesday, the Johnson County Commissioners further discussed the proposed indoor shooting range that a group is trying to build on county-owned land near the airport.