Ron Richter

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Health Officials Concerned Over Rise in Whooping Cough Cases

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Reported cases of pertussis, or whooping cough as it is better known, continue to rise, prompting the Wyoming Department of Health to remind people that it is a vaccine preventable disease.

City Treasurer Provides Financial Update

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City of Sheridan Clerk/Interim Treasurer Scott Badley (Sheridan Media file photo)

City Clerk/Interim Treasurer Scott Badley provided a financial update for the city at Monday night's council meeting. While only one month into the fiscal year, revenues from the sales and use tax are higher than what was anticipated.

Mayor Explains Chief of Staff Position

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Sheridan Mayor John Heath (Photo by Ron Richter)

The decision to create a chief of staff position for the City of Sheridan and subsequently appoint Sheridan Police Chief Richard Adriaens to that position on an interim basis was explained by Sheridan Mayor John Heath at Monday night's City Council meeting.

Goose Creek Cup to Benefit Stream Restoration

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Action from last year's Goose Creek Cup. (Photo by Ron Richter)

The Flying H Polo Club in Big Horn will once again be the site of the 5th annual Goose Creek Cup Sunday to benefit the Downtown Sheridan Association's revitalization efforts of Goose Creek. Gates will open at 3 and the action will begin at 5.

Job Fair Set for Sheridan VA This Week

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Veterans and community members will have an opportunity to meet with potential employers in Sheridan this week. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter has the story.

Week in Review

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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.

Temporary Closure of Two Railroad Crossings

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The Wyoming Department of Transportation have announced that crews with Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railway will be working on two railroad crossings on Highway 336, Wyarno Road beginning Tuesday morning at 7.

Adriaens Appointed Interim Chief of Staff

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Sheridan Police Chief Richard Adriaens has been appointed Interim Chief of Staff for the City of Sheridan. (Photo by Ron Richter)

Sheridan Mayor John Heath issued a memo Thursday to all City of Sheridan employees that included the decision to appoint Police Chief Richard Adriaens Interim Chief of Staff of the City. Adriaens commented on his new position.

Mayor Heath Makes Several New Appointments

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A change in leadership brings with it a change in responsibilities. Sheridan Mayor John Heath says that several councilors will be receiving new appointments when the council meets this upcoming Monday.

Lewis Street Bridge Closure

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Big changes are on the way regarding a major reconstruction project in Sheridan. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter has the details.

On the Foundation Features Music and Theater

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(Photo by Judy Hagerott)

Habitat for Humanity of the Eastern Bighorns will be holding their 5th annual “On the Foundation” fundraiser next Thursday (July 24) in Sheridan.

G&F Seeks Info on Poaching Incident

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The Wyoming Game and Fish Department is seeking information about an adult buck antelope shot and killed, south of Gillette.

Blood Drives in Sheridan County Next Week

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United Blood Services is experiencing a shortage. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter has the details.

Contest Launched for Sheridan County Logo Design

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A photo of the current logo for Sheridan County. (Photo by Ron Richter)

Officials with Sheridan County have announced a public contest that will run through early August. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter has the story.

Antelope Butte Summer Festival

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The Antelope Butte Foundation in conjunction with the Sport Stop and the Bomber Mountain Cycling Club, will be hosting the first ever summer festival this Saturday at the Antelope Butte Ski area in the Bighorn Mountains.

Sheriff's Office Seeking Info on Burglary Case

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The Sheridan County Sheriff's Office is seeking information about a recent burglary case. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter has the story.

Planning Commission Approves Minor Subdivision

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The City of Sheridan Planning Commission approved the Cloud Peak Ranch 18th filing minor subdivision Monday night. The applicant, System Land, LLC, requested to subdivide just under 11 acres into two lots, zoned R-3 residential.

Week in Review

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

Senator Kinskey: The City's in Good Hands

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Dave Kinskey while he was tendering his resignation Thursday at a special meeting of the Sheridan City Council. (Photo by Ron Richter)

State Senator Dave Kinskey tendered his resignation as Mayor of the City of Sheridan Thursday. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter has the story.

Council Selects Heath as New Mayor

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Council President John Heath was sworn in as Mayor of Sheridan Thursday. (Photo by Ron Richter)

The Sheridan City Council held a special meeting Thursday to formerly acknowledge and accept the resignation of Mayor Dave Kinskey.