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Ranchester Council Approves Final Plat Of Subdivision

The Ranchester Town Council approved the final plat of phase one of the Stonebrook Meadows Two Subdivision. Ranchester Mayor Cliff Clevenger says that the procedure that was followed for this subdivision was a bit different than usual.

Dog And Cat Shelter Of Sheridan Is Taking Orders For Pet Christmas Stockings

The Dog and Cat Shelter of Sheridan is once again offering Christmas stockings for your pets this year. Shelter Director Cel Hope explains that the pet stockings offer a personalized gift for your four-legged friends.

Wyoming Treasurer Joe Meyer Announces He Has Lung Cancer

CHEYENNE, (AP) - Wyoming Treasurer Joe Meyer says he has
lung cancer and expects to undergo surgery in Cheyenne next week. Meyer said today that he discovered the cancer about two weeks ago when he sought medical treatment for chest pain. He says doctors tell him his tumor is malignant but it has not spread.

Sheridan City Council Gets Financial Update

The Sheridan City Council meeting last night started with a presentation of the new Utilities Director for the City. Dan Miller will start his new duties next week as he is training this week.

City Of Sheridan Approves Fee Waivers

The Sheridan City Council adjusted Plant Investment Fees and Building Fees across the board earlier this year. When this happened, it drastically reduced the funds available to cover lost revenues if the City waives project fees. The action was designed to reduce the number of waivers considered by the Council.

Liquor License Renewals Come Before Sheridan's City Council

Liquor licenses in the City of Sheridan run on a calendar year basis. The City Council approved most city-issued licenses for the year. The rub comes with the bar and grill licenses. When originally issued in May 2008, the license holders were given two years to put the licenses into use. Two of the three have shown no progress toward a functioning business in more than a year.

The Annual Friends Of The Library Auction Is Coming Up Soon

The 27th Annual Friends of the Library Benefit Auction is coming up in less than two weeks. Roger St. Clair will once again be the auctioneer and he will be auctioning off various items that have been donated by those throughout the community.

Dayton Town Council Addresses Meeting Dates Dilemma

The Dayton Town Council made quick work of a short agenda Monday night as the only item that Council took action on dealt with meeting dates in December and February. Dayton Mayor Bob Wood says it ended up that nothing needed to be changed for December.

New CASA Director Talks About Improvements To The Program

CASA stands for Court Appointed Special Advocates, and their new director, Mike Duncan, appeared on KROE'S Public Pulse program Monday to discuss his role with the organization and what improvements can be made.

Trailer Home Destroyed In Weekend Fire

Yesterday afternoon, the Sheridan Fire Rescue Department responded to a structure fire at 1700 Bender Lane in Sheridan. It was nearly 1:30 when crews arrived to find the home one quarter involved in fire. The fire was extinguished with windows and portions of the walls and ceiling removed to gain access to fire in hidden spaces.

Halloween Events Across Sheridan Very Popular This Year

From haunted houses to obstacle courses, this weekend certainly had events the whole family could enjoy throughout Sheridan. The Sheridan Recreation District turned the old Highland Park School into “Spook Central” for kids of all ages.

Sheridan City Council To Meet Tonight

The Sheridan City Council will meet for their first time in November tonight. One of the items coming before the council is a request to waive many City fees for some affordable housing projects. Sheridan Mayor Dave Kinskey...

Powder Horn And Subdivision

"Do you think that the Powder Horn should incorporate as a municipality?" That is the Bank of Sheridan-Sheridan Media poll question this week. Some believe that this is not a good idea, while others don't care because they don't live there.

Annual Pet-O-Ween Brings Hundreds To Kendrick Park

Devils, pirates, vampires, and ghouls are plentiful on Halloween but they usually don’t have four legs. Unless, they are part of the annual Pet-O-Ween celebration. The event drew nearly 100 competitors from ferrets to Chihuahuas, all of which were there to support the Sheridan Dog and Cat Shelter.

Montana Man In Helicoper Crash

LIBBY, Mont. (AP) - Funeral services are tentatively scheduled Monday for a Libby soldier who was killed in a military trainingaccident off the coast of Virginia.Sgt. 1st Class James. R. Stright was the crew chief aboard a helicopter that crashed on the deck of the U.S. Navy ship Arctic.