Archive - 2014 - News

August 6th

House Candidates Talk Fiscal Responsibility

State Representative for House District #30 Kathy Coleman, left, takes notes while her challenger Mark Jennings answers a question at a recent candidate forum. (Photo by Ron Richter)

Two candidates are vying for the House District #30 seat, which encompasses Sheridan. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter has the story.

Pursuit, Crash, Closes I-90 Near Buffalo

(Photo courtesy of the Wyoming Highway Patrol)

The Wyoming Highway Patrol issued a news release outlining the details of a one-vehicle crash that temporarily closed Interstate 90 near Buffalo Wednesday.

Coffeen Foundation Seeks to Preserve Legacy

Henry A. Coffeen may be one of the least-known of Sheridan's early-day settlers.

Bid Accepted For Boiler At Buffalo Senior Center

Buffalo Senior Center

The Buffalo City Council received results from the bid opening by the Buffalo Senior Center to replace their boiler system in the city-owned building.

Officials, Landowners Discuss Dead Horse Creek Flooding

Landowners from the Dead Horse Creek area in eastern Johnson County came before the county commissioners to seek help in finding a solution to the flooding problem they deal with during certain storm events.

Public Hearing On Proposed Gravel Pit Set In Buffalo

The Wyoming Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) will host a public hearing Thursday to gather public opinion on a proposed gravel pit that, if approved, would be located northwest of Buffalo on French Creek Road.

Private Airstrip Permitted for Ranch

Sheridan County commissioners have granted a conditional use permit to allow a private airstrip on the Maestri Ranch.

Chief Explains City Leadership Transition

Rich Adriaens talks about his move from police chief to Sheridan's Chief of Staff during a recent Public Pulse show. (Photo by Leslie Stratmoen)

As the city of Sheridan works through a transitional leadership period brought on by the departure of Mayor Dave Kinskey, newly appointed Mayor John Heath asked Police Chief Rich Adriaens to assume the role of Chief of Staff.

Festival Includes Paint-throwing Race

Gary Flohr is the executive director of the NSI Academy. (Photo by Leslie Stratmoen)

A community festival planned for the weekend includes a paint-throwing race. Leslie Stratmoen has the details.

Mulholland Challenges Patton for House Seat

John Patton, left, and Ryan Mulholland appeared on Public Pulse. (Photo by Leslie Stratmoen)

A local businessman is challenging a long-time legislator for a seat in the state legislature that represents Sheridan. Leslie Stratmoen has the story.