Ranchester

At the special meeting Monday morning to appoint someone for the State Senate seat left vacant due to the passing of John Schiffer, all three Johnson County Commissioners voted for Sheridan Mayor Dave Kinskey.

A Sheridan man charged with burglary for his role in breaking into the Silver Spur Bar in Ranchester in February and stealing liquor with two other individuals, was sentenced in Sheridan County Fourth Judicial District Court Thursday.

Now that summer is in full swing many in Wyoming will hook up to the boat and head for the lake. Boating, when done safely, can be an enjoyable family experience. However, boat owners need to take boating safety seriously or that enjoyable day can quickly turn to tragedy.

A selection committee from Sheridan and Johnson counties will meet at 5:30 Tuesday afternoon in Story to interview candidates seeking appointment to the Wyoming Senate.

People interested in appointment to the state senate seat left vacant by the death of Sen. John Schiffer have a limited time to submit their applications.

UPDATE: The warning issued by the National Weather Service for severe thunderstorms until 9 p.m. has not been renewed. We will keep you updated if that changes.

Sheridan County School District 1 trustees rejected bids for construction of a new Tongue River Elementary School.

A new art exhibit, John Catterall: Wyoming Dialogues,” will open with a public reception from 3 until 5 this coming Saturday at the Ucross Foundation Art Gallery. The show, featuring work spanning more than 30 years of the artist's career, will be on view through Sept. 5.

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