Ron Richter

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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

(Photo courtesy of the G&F)

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.

Local Brewery Wins Another Medal

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An award winning brew. (Photo by Ron Richter)

A local business in Sheridan continues to receive awards for their hand crafted brew. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter has the story.

City, Firefighters Union, Still at Odds Over Contract

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Sheridan City Councilman Alex Lee (Photo by Ron Richter)

It appears that the City of Sheridan and the Local #276 Firefighters Union will be heading to arbitration soon, as both sides have been unable to work out a new contract.

Retail Liquor License Issuance Put on Hold

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Sheridan Mayor John Heath (Photo by Ron Richter)

The Sheridan City Council met for their first meeting of October Monday night. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter has the details.

Energy and the Impact on Our Community

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Sheridan County Chamber of Commerce CEO Dixie Johnson (Photo by Ron Richter)

The Sheridan County Chamber of Commerce monthly luncheon that will take place Wednesday from 11:30 to 1 at the Best Western Sheridan Center will focus on the impact the energy industry has on our community. Chamber CEO Dixie Johnson.

Retail Liquor License on Council's Agenda

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At their last meeting, the Sheridan City Council tabled an application for a new retail liquor license that would allow alcohol to be served at Lou's, a proposed bar and grill at 201 Broadway.

UW Researches Explain High Winter Ozone Levels

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Three University of Wyoming researchers have published a paper that helps to explain why high winter ozone levels are occurring at an oil and gas field near Vernal, Utah.

City Receives State Loans for Projects

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The City of Sheridan received two state loans this week that will fund two separate projects. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter has the story.

Ceballos Opposes Firearms in the Classroom

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Democatic Candidate for Wyoming Superintendent of Public Instruction Mike Ceballos (Courtesy photo)

The issue of allowing teachers to carry firearms in Wyoming schools has come to the forefront with the race for state superintendent of public instruction race.

Collecting the Drugs

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The recent Prescription Drug Take Back Day held last weekend in Sheridan netted a good amount of prescription medications.

Preparing for What's to Come

(Photo courtesy of Deb Pfau)

Winter Weather Awareness Day is next Wednesday, October 8. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter has the story.

Burgess Values Early Childhood Education

House District #30 candidate Val Burgess (Courtesy photo)

In early September, Val Burgess of Sheridan announced her intention to run as a write-in candidate for the House District 30 seat as an Independent. Republican candidate Mark Jennings advanced to the General Election by defeating incumbent Kathy Coleman in August's Primary Election.