Legislative Update: Berger Gives Legislative Report

We were able to catch up with State Representative Rosie Berger of Big Horn this morning before she headed off to a meeting, to hear how this first week of the legislative session went.

Ranchester History Includes Bank Robbery

Early photo of the Ranchester depot.

Settled in the late 1800s, by 1910, the little town of Ranchester, Wyoming, which is northwest of Sheridan in Sheridan County, was notable for a row of painted yellow houses.

State Budget Crunch and How it May Affect Sheridan

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The Wyoming Legislature’s Budget Session began earlier this week in Cheyenne. Legislators are tasked with crafting a balanced budget for the biennium despite a grim financial outlook due to a slumping mineral industry.

A Diverse Economy

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As many communities around Wyoming are struggling economically due in large part to the drop in oil prices and federal regulations that have stifled the coal industry, Sheridan continues to prosper.

High School Offers 'Early Out' Program

Sheridan High School students don't have to wait until summer or the next school year to make up failing grades in their classes.

Fair Board to Send Contract to Attorney

The Sheridan County Fair Association will send a proposed agreement for WIFI equipment at the fairgrounds to the county attorney for review after adding language regarding where the equipment will be placed.

Wyoming News

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Madden Explains His Distribution Formula To Buffalo Council

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State Representative Mike Madden explained his new distribution formula that will be introduced in this year's Legislative Session, that will re-work how local city and county governments in the state receive their direct distribution funding from the state.

Rep. Madden On Legislative Session: Local Funding

Mike Madden

State Representative Mike Madden, a Republican from Buffalo, will be checking in with Sheridan Media, giving us updates on the happenings in the State House of Representatives during this year's Legislative Budget Session.

Madden discussed the first week of the session with us in a phone interview Thursday.

A Look Back in Time: Feb. 12, 1916

Now here's Sheridan Media's look back in time, to 100 years ago, by reporter Pat Blair as published in the Sheridan Enterprise newspaper on Feb. 12, 1916.