Hannah Stepenoff

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State Treasurer Details Legislative Session Role, Revenue Downturn

(Photo courtesy of State Treasurer's Office)

Many people are aware of what legislators’ duties are during the current 2015 legislative session in Cheyenne, but Wyoming Treasurer Mark Gordon came on to our news talk show Public Pulse on Monday to explain how his office assists in the process.

Week in Review

(Photo by Ron Richter)

It's time once again to take a look back at a few of the top stories from this past week with our Sheridan Media Week in Review.

Local Tween Program Takes Off

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Working on stop-motion. Photo by Hannah Stepenoff.

Activities directors at the local library in Sheridan have been gearing programming recently to that in between group of students who are not quite teenagers. Sheridan Media’s Hannah Stepenoff dropped by to learn more. Here’s her report.

Lummis Sponsors Bill That Would Reduce Fed. Workforce

U.S. Rep. Cynthia Lummis

A bill that would limit expansion of the federal workforce is being considered during the current U.S. legislative session in Washington, D.C.

Gov. Mead on Medicaid Expansion Legislation

Gov. Matt Mead. Photo by Ron Richter.

Gov. Matt Mead recently expressed his concern, through a public statement, that “thousands of hardworking citizens are uninsured and (Wyoming) hospitals are losing about 200 million dollars in uncompensated care.”

Sen. Burns on Minimum Wage

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Sen. Bruce Burns at the Legislative Forum held in Nov. 2014 in Sheridan. Photo by Hannah Stepenoff.

Raising the state's minimum wage is currently being considered by the Wyoming Legislature and will be discussed locally today during our Public Pulse news talk show. Sheridan Media’s Hannah Stepenoff took some time to speak with a local senator to gather his opinions on the proposed increase.

Sheridan Library Board Discusses Budget, Circulation

Sheridan Fulmer Public Library. (Stock Photo)

The Sheridan County Public Library Board of Trustees met for its monthly meeting Wednesday to discuss monthly circulation statistics and a possible drop in revenue for the Fiscal Year 2015-16 budget.

Regional Blood Service in Need of Donations

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A local blood service is running low on certain blood types for the Rocky Mountain Region. Hannah Stepenoff has the details.

Getting by on Hourly Wages in Sheridan

Photo by Spencer Porden.

Raising the state's minimum wage is currently being considered by the Wyoming Legislature and will be discussed locally on Friday during our Public Pulse news talk show. With that in mind, Sheridan Media's Hannah Stepenoff took some time to speak with local workers to hear how they're getting by on hourly wages.

Week in Review

Photo by Ron Richter

It's time once again to take a look back at a few of the top stories from this past week with our Sheridan Media Week in Review.

Sen. Burns on Marijuana Decriminalization, Other Bills

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Sen. Bruce Burns at the Legislative Forum held in Nov. 2014 in Sheridan. Photo by Hannah Stepenoff.

As the 2015 state legislative session is underway, and Sheridan Media's Hannah Stepenoff has been keeping up with Sen. Bruce Burns, of Sheridan, as the session goes on.

Conservation District Discusses Changes to Water Monitoring

The Sheridan County Conservation District Board is looking in to making some changes to its water monitoring program. Hannah Stepenoff has the details.

Local Vet Talks About Preparing for a Visit

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Many people find a trip to the veterinarian frustrating with animals that just won't cooperate. Local Veterinarian Stephanie Blevins recently came on our Public Pulse News show to discuss how to prepare your pet for a “worry-free” doctor visit.

Week in Review

Week in Review

It's time once again to take a look back at a few of the top stories from this past week with our Sheridan Media Week in Review.

Empower Wyoming Hosting Two Self-Defense Trainings

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A workshop was held at the Cloud Peak Crossfit in September. Photo by Hannah Stepenoff.

Empower Wyoming will be providing two opportunities for self-defense training this coming Monday and Tuesday.

Keystone Pipeline Act Passed in U.S. House, Rep. Lummis Responds

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U.S. Rep. Cynthia Lummis

The Keystone XL Pipeline is one step closer to being built, as a bill that would allow its construction passed in the U.S. House of Representatives. Hannah Stepenoff has the story.

Fair Board Receives Project Updates

Bill Goodman updates the board on the Exhibit Hall. Photo By Hannah Stepenoff.

Progress is moving along well for two projects at the Sheridan County Fairgrounds. Despite the winter weather, upgrades to the Exhibit Hall and the Water Supply Improvement Project are both on schedule and within budget.

Burns Discusses Bills He's Sponsoring

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The Wyoming legislative session for 2015 begins next week, so Senator Bruce Burns of Sheridan is gearing up for introduction of bills. Sheridan Media's Hannah Stepenoff has the story.

Film Festival Focuses on Winter Sport in “Backcountry”

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A globally-recognized film festival is coming to Sheridan for the first time and returning to Buffalo. Hannah Stepenoff has the details.

Meet the First Baby of the Year in Sheridan

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Andrew and Nicole Larson hold Baby Axl. (Courtesy Photo.)

We reported earlier in the week that the first baby of the new year in Sheridan was born Saturday. Axyl Drake Larson was born at Sheridan Memorial Hospital to Nicole and Andrew Larson. Sheridan Media's Hannah Stepenoff took some time to check in with the family and their newest addition.