Ron Richter

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Museum Director Talks New Exhibits

The Sheridan County Museum (Photo by Ron Richter)

The Sheridan County Museum will close their gallery for the season just before Christmas next month.

A Legacy of Giving

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

The Sheridan County Chamber of Commerce will be holding their monthly luncheon Wednesday at the Best Western Sheridan Center. Chamber CEO Dixie Johnson describes the program that's planned for the luncheon.

Governor Mead: Unified Network Progressing Nicely

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Wyoming Governor Matt Mead (Photo by Ron Richter)

During his monthly news conference earlier this week in Cheyenne, Governor Matt Mead provided an update on the progress of the Unified Network, that is aimed at expanding access to broadband internet around the state.

Upcoming Auditions for Civic Theater Guild Production

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Auditions for an upcoming Sheridan Civic Theater Guild production will take place Monday and Tuesday night at the Carriage House Theater from 6 to 8. Director Gene Davis tells us a little bit about the play “Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike”.

Mining Company Files for State Permit

RAMACO CEO Randall Atkins (Photo by Ron Richter)

Earlier this week, Ramaco, LLC, announced that through its Brook Creek Mining Company, LLC subsidiary, a mine and reclamation permit has been filed with the Wyoming Department of Environmental Quality for the development of the Brook Mine in Sheridan County.

Community Veterans Ceremony Set for Local VA

(Photo by Ron Richter)

The local medical center will be the site for a special ceremony on Veterans Day. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter has the story.

New Student Atlas Delivered to Wyoming Schools

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The University of Wyoming has created and printed 5,000 copies of a new “Wyoming Student Atlas” that is being distributed to all school districts throughout the state. Jeff Hamerlinck directs the University’s Geographic Information Science Center.

Tree and Brush Removal Along Red Grade Road

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Work on a popular county road is expected to begin soon. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter has the details.
Tree and Brush Removal Along Red Grade Road.

Voter Turnout Numbers

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Secretary of State Max Maxfield released preliminary figures that show that 65 percent of registered voters in Wyoming took to the polls during Tuesday's General Election.

Local Judges Retain Positions

The three judges in Fourth Judicial District Court in Sheridan County retained their positions during Tuesday's General Election.

One-Cent Renewal Passes Easily

(Photo by Ron Richter)

The renewal of the optional one-cent sales tax in Sheridan County passed easily during Tuesday's General Election as 68 percent of voters were in favor of continuing the tax. Sheridan County Commissioner Terry Cram weighs in on the outcome.

Jennings Wins District 30 Seat

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Republican candidate for State Representative for House District 30 Mark Jennings easily won the seat during Tuesday's General Election. (Photo by Ron Richter)

Mark Jennings, Republican Candidate for State Representative for House District 30, which covers a portion of Sheridan, garnered 2,068 votes to beat out Independent Val Burgess, who ran as a write-in candidate.

Shafer, Gooch Voted on to the Council

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The Sheridan City Council will have a couple of new members come the New Year, as Thayer Shafer beat out Incumbent Robert Webster by 766 votes to grab the two-year seat on the council.

Liquor License Resolution Needs More Time

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Sheridan Mayor John Heath (Photo by Ron Richter)

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

Billings Symphony to Perform Free Concert at Sheridan College

The Billings Symphony Orchestra and Chorale will be performing a free concert Friday at Sheridan College. According to a news release from Sheridan College, the Billings Symphony will present its Top Brass Chamber Concert Friday afternoon at 2 in the Whitney Presentation Hall.

Motorized Access Extended on Forest Service Road

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The USDA Forest Service, working with the Wyoming Game and Fish Department, has extended motorized accress on the lower portion of Forest Service Road 213, known as Dugway Road, through December 22.

Liquor License Resolution on Council's Agenda

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(Photo by Ron Richter)

At their last meeting, the Sheridan City Council elected to table the retail liquor license resolution that establishes criteria for those applying for a license now and in the future.

Miss Wyoming Visits Sheridan, Discusses Platform

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Miss Wyoming 2014 Jessie Allen (Photo by Ron Richter)

Miss Wyoming is spending a few days in Sheridan and visited with reporter Ron Richter Thursday. Here's his report.

Status Hearing Held in District Court for Bear Cloud

In September, the Wyoming Supreme Court ordered Fourth Judicial District Court Judge John Fenn to re-sentence 21-year-old Wyatt Bear Cloud to consider his murder, aggravated burglary and conspiracy convictions as a package.

Candidates Gosar, Wills, Discuss the Issues

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Democratic candidate for Wyoming Governor Pete Gosar, and Independent candidate Don Wills appeared as guest's on our news talk show Public Pulse Tuesday.