Joe LaForge figures he was born because his grandfather irritated a mule. His grandfather, LaForge explained to his audience at this week's Wyoming Wednesday at Sheridan's Fifth Street Information Center, was a scout for Gen. George Armstrong Custer's Seventh Cavalry.
Representatives of Sheridan County's 4-H and FFA chapters are moving into the county fairgrounds office this week in preparation for the 2013 Sheridan County Fair. Activities start Wednesday, with Thursday being the official opening day of the annual event.
After some well-publicized fund raising events during the last year, it's been rather quiet on the Cowboy Carousel front recently, but the committee has still been busy getting ready for the next phase in the project's development.
The Wyoming Business Council retained the firm of TMNG Global a couple of years ago to conduct a survey of the state regarding the ability to attract data centers and other similar technology based businesses.
The Sheridan Police Department is preemptively warning residents about a new check fraud scheme that's been seen in southern Wyoming over the past few weeks. Lieutenant Chris Dahmke with the SPD says it's a new twist on an old scam, and he describes what law enforcement typically sees.
As we told you yesterday, the Wyoming Department of Transportation will be working on the installation of steel structures for overhead dynamic message signs through Thursday night on Interstate 90. The $5.4 million project involves the installation of 19 overhead electronic signs.
The Wyoming Department of Transportation has announced there will be a series of hourlong road closures beginning tonight on Interstate 90. These road closures are part of a multi-million dollar project to allow Casper Electric to install steel structures for overhead dynamic message signs.
On the recommendation of Sheridan County Fire Warden Bill Biastoch and the six county fire districts, the Board of County Commissioners on Monday officially moved to place fire restrictions in effect starting at 12:01 a.m on Tuesday.