Ron Richter

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Brookhouse 'Not Fit to Proceed'

57-year-old Paul Brookhouse has been charged with Second Degree Murder. (Photo courtesy of the Sheridan County Sheriff's Office)

A Status Hearing for Sheridan resident Paul Brookhouse was held Monday in Sheridan County Circuit Court. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter has the details.

Bond Set for Sexual Assault Suspect

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A bond hearing was held Monday in Sheridan County Circuit Court for a Cheyenne man charged with Attempted Sexual Assault in the First Degree and Criminal Entry.

Liquor License Resolution on Council's Radar

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The Sheridan City Council at their last meeting elected to put on hold a couple of applications for the last retail liquor license that the city has. The council then agreed to have staff work on a resolution that establishes criteria for those applying for liquor licenses, now, and in the future.

Pet-O-Ween Delivers Tricks and Treats

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A unique fundraiser for the Dog and Cat Shelter of Sheridan takes place a week from Saturday. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter has the details.

'The War on Coal'

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Members of the Wyoming Mining Association have been traveling the state spreading the word on the value and benefits of coal.

Superintendent Candidates Square-Off at Forum

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Candidates for superintendent of public instruction, Jillian Balow, left, and Mike Ceballos at Wednesday night's candidate forum at Sheridan College. (Photo by Ron Richter)

The two candidates vying for the position of Wyoming Superintendent of Public Instruction attended Wednesday night's candidate forum at Sheridan College. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter has the details.

Burgess on Fiscal Responsibility

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House District 30 Write-In Candidate Val Burgess at Wednesday night's candidate forum at Sheridan College. (Photo by Ron Richter)

During the Primary Election in August, Republican candidate for State House District 30 Mark Jennings of Sheridan easily defeated incumbent Kathy Coleman to move on to the General Election in November.

Renovation of UW Planetarium Nearly Complete

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The University of Wyoming Planetarium has been undergoing a major renovation. That renovation is expected to be finished later this month.

The Future of the Pool

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A consulting firm out of Oregon has recommended to the City of Sheridan that the Kendrick Park Pool be filled in and turned into a spray park.

Public Health Flu Clinics Friday and Monday

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With flu season upon us, Sheridan Media's Ron Richter tells us about a couple of upcoming flu clinics in Sheridan.

Candidates Reminded to File Campaign Finance Receipts Report

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The Wyoming Secretary of State's Office issued a reminder Tuesday that the deadline for candidates to file their campaign finance receipts report is fast approaching.

Free Legal Advice Clinic Takes Place Next Week

Sheridan County Bar Association Treasurer Molly Hoon-Hanks

A local association has scheduled a clinic next week that will allow people to seek free legal advice. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter has the story.

Considering All the Options

The dilemma of what to do with the Kendrick Park Pool is one that officials with the City of Sheridan and Sheridan Recreation District have been dealing with for a number of years now. The pool is over seventy-five years old and has become a financial strain to operate and maintain annually.

Rainbow Trout Stocked in Kleenburn Pond

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The Wyoming Game and Fish Department's Tensleep Fish Hatchery stocked 1,000 catchable size rainbow trout in Kleenburn Pond Monday. Sheridan County owns and operates the Kleenburn Recreation Area that is located just east of the Acme exit of Interstate 90 north of Sheridan.

UW On-Campus Students Drive Slight Enrollment Increase

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The University of Wyoming has released its enrollment figures for this fall. UW spokesman Jim Kearns says the total figures show 12,932 undergraduate and graduate students enrolled, an increase of four students from last year.

Mayor Heath Elaborates Liquor License Issue

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Earlier this week, the Sheridan City Council elected to have staff draw up a resolution that would give the Council guidance when reviewing liquor license applications. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter has more on the developing story.

Hill Won't Endorse Either Candidate for Superintendent

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Superintendent Cindy Hill (Courtesy Photo)

Wyoming Superintendent of Public Instruction Cindy Hill's term is nearing the end, and she will be replaced by either Democrat Mike Ceballos or Republican Jillian Balow.

Internships Available for Senator Enzi's Office

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U.S. Senator Mike Enzi (Photo by Ron Richter)

United State Senator for Wyoming, Mike Enzi, is encouraging college students and graduates to apply for an internship in his Washington D.C. office this spring.

Business Expansion on Schedule

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A business in Sheridan is in the midst of expanding its operations. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter has the details.

Candidate Forum Set for Next Week

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The General Election is less than one month away in Wyoming. With that in mind, the Governmental Affairs Committee of the Sheridan County Chamber of Commerce has scheduled two candidate forums to be held in Sheridan next week.