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Sentence Reduction Hearing Held for Convicted Murderer

A sentence reduction hearing was held in Fourth Judicial District Court in Sheridan Thursday morning for a Sheridan man convicted of First Degree Murder; Conspiracy to Commit Aggravated Burglary; and Aggravated Burglary. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter was there and has the details.

UPDATE: Former Priest Challenges Enzi for Office

Charlie Hardy stopped by the newsroom for an interview. (Photo by Leslie Stratmoen)

UPDATE: A former priest is challenging a long-time Republican candidate for a Wyoming senate seat. Leslie Stratmoen has the report.

Ride for the Brand

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When you make a promise, keep it. – From Code of the West, Wyoming. 
 
It makes sense that the larger the population base, the bigger necessity for strict rules of conduct.  Places like Hong Kong, New York City and Dallas would not function well if people could not be counted on to obey the same rules and regulations.

Severinsen Swings through Sheridan

Doc Severinsen swinging at the WYO. (Photo by Leslie Stratmoen)
Photo by Leslie Stratmoen
Photo by Leslie Stratmoen

A legendary showman swung through Sheridan Wednesday night to play for a packed house at the town's main auditorium. News Director Leslie Stratmoen was there to bring you this story.

White Barn Holds Sheridan History

The barn that sat for decades at the corner of Fifth Street and Mydland Road in Sheridan has been identified as the PK Ranch hay barn.

Sheridan County Museum Opens May 1

Sheridan County Museum Interim Director Sarah Ligocki holds a football helmet worn by a player in the long-abandoned town of Monarch. (Photo by Pat Blair)

Sports and recreational activities are the focus of the exhibit being prepared for the Sheridan County Museum's opening next month.

Game Stamp Winner Announced Next Week

Judging for the 31st annual Wyoming State Conservation Stamp Art Competition will be held Friday, April 11, at the Wyoming Game and Fish Headquarters, 5400 Bishop Blvd., in Cheyenne.

Blood Draws Planned for Ranchester, Dayton

The community blood draws for the towns of Ranchester and Dayton sponsored by Sheridan Memorial Hospital have been planned for this month and next.

Hospital Staff Rates High for Service

Photo by Leslie Stratmoen

The managers of the county-owned hospital in Sheridan continue to raise the bar in regard to service, according to Administrator Mike McCafferty.

A Look Back in Time: April 3, 1914

Commissioner Canfield has announced the list of permanent improvements to be made in Pioneer Park this season.

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City Still Taking Applications for Vacant Council Seat

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The City of Sheridan will continue to take applications for the empty ward 3 council seat up until the end of the business day Monday, April 7. City Clerk/Acting Treasurer Scott Badley says that a decision on the appointee should be made that evening.

Escape to the Tropics

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A local non-profit has a fundraiser coming up that may help beat the winter doldrums. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter has the details.

Construction Marches On at Sheridan College

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(Photo Courtesy of Sheridan College)
(Photo Courtesy of Sheridan College)

The Sheridan College campus continues to be a hotbed of activity, as renovation to the Thorne-Rider Campus Center is progressing and construction crews are also working on the campus' outdoor mall, which will include a plaza and amphitheater, along with changes to the facade of the Griffith Memorial

County Elected Officials Speak at Chamber Luncheon

Johnson County's Elected Officials: clerk of District Court, county attorney, county clerk, assessor and the sheriff, all gave reports on their offices and what the public can expect from them this year at a luncheon hosted by the Buffalo Chamber of Commerce.