Ron Richter

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Trial Date May Change for Sheridan Woman Charged With Felony Forgery

A lengthy pre-trial conference for 25-year-old Miranda Mraz of Sheridan was held Thursday in Fourth Judicial District. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter has the story.

State Petitions to Participate in Coal Port Hearings

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Wyoming Governor Matt Mead (Photo by Ron Richter)

A news release issued by Governor Matt Mead's office Thursday states that Wyoming has filed a petition to participate as a party as a Party with the Oregon Office of Administrative Hearings for the Coyote Island Terminal coal port contested case.

Bond Reduction Denied for Alleged Batterer

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Prior to a pre-trial conference in Fourth Judicial District Court in Sheridan Thursday for 37-year-old Arapaho Oldman, a motion for a bond reduction filed by defense attorney Angela Long was denied by District Court Judge John Fenn. Oldman is charged with felony domestic battery.

Local Representative Talks Education

Wyoming State Representative John Patton (Photo by Ron Richter)

When state lawmakers convene in Cheyenne next month for the 2015 Legislative Session, education will once again be an issues that comes to the forefront.

'Garbage Gut' and the Holidays

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Keeping our pets safe during the holidays can sometimes be quite a task for busy pet owners. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter has the story.

Forward Sheridan and Commodity Transport

Representative John Patton (left) and Senator Bruce Burns listen attentively during Tuesday's legislator from at Sheridan City Hall. (Photo by Ron Richter)

A economic development group out of Sheridan went before our local legislators Tuesday at a forum at Sheridan City Hall. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter has the story.

Task Force Focuses on Economic Development

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Sheridan County Chamber of Commerce CEO Dixie Johnson gives a presentation on behalf of the Economic Development Task Force at Tuesday's legislator forum at Sheridan City Hall. (Photo by Ron Richter)

The Sheridan County Economic Development Task Force was formed in early 2011 as a means to coordinate economic development efforts between the various organizations that promote the Sheridan area.

Listening and Learning

Wyoming State Senator Bruce Burns at Monday's Legislative Forum at Sheridan City Hall. (Photo by Ron Richter)

Day one of the Sheridan County Chamber of Commerce Governmental Affairs Committee Legislator Forum was held Monday at Sheridan City Hall. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter has the story.

WYDOT Closes 14A for the Season

The Wyoming Department of Transportation has closed US 14A between Burgess Junction and Lovell for the season due to the recent inclement weather. WYDOT had intended to keep the 22-mile stretch of scenic mountain road in the Bighorn Mountains open until December 1.

Poachers Arrested Thanks to Public Tip

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Four Wisconsin residents were arrested last Thursday south of Wright for a poaching incident that occurred two days prior.

UW Nursing Program Receives Full Accreditation

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The University of Wyoming’s Doctor of Nursing Practice Program has been fully accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education.

Recreation Board Accepts Audit Report

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The Sheridan Recreation District Board of Trustees accepted an independent auditors report at their monthly meeting earlier this week. Rec. District Executive Director Richard Wright says that it was a “clean” audit.

Sheep Research May Help Understand Human Obesity

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Researchers with the University of Wyoming through a recent study have found that obesity in female sheep during pregnancy can impact the metabolic profile and health of the animals’ granddaughters, as well as their daughters.

Legislative Forum Set

Wyoming State Representative Rosie Berger at last year's Legislative Forum. (Photo by Ron Richter)

The Sheridan County Chamber of Commerce Governmental Affairs Committee is sponsoring a two-day legislative forum next week at Sheridan City Hall. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter has the details.

'One Stop Shop'

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The City of Sheridan will soon embark on a remodel to the interior of City Hall that will make things more customer service friendly for the public and add a level of security for city employees.

Rec. District Eyes Contract With Ambulance Service

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The Sheridan Recreation District Board of Trustees continue to discuss options on having an ambulance at the ready for all of their Little Guy Football games. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter has the story.

Tri-City Regional Marketing Initiative

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The City of Sheridan has entered into a memorandum of understanding with the cities of Gillette and Buffalo and the Kaycee-Buffalo-Johnson County Economic Development Joint Powers Board.

'Leading the Legacy'

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The current boys locker room at Sheridan High School. (Photo by Ron Richter)

In August, we told you about the Sheridan High School Booster Club's fundraising efforts to remodel and expand the locker rooms at the high school. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter has the story.

Senator Enzi Addresses Disaster Relief at Hearing

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

The U.S Senate Finance Taxation and IRS Oversight Subcommittee held a hearing Tuesday to examine current and proposed tax relief for areas affected by natural disasters. During the hearing, U.S.

Liquor License Resolution Approved

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Sheridan City Councilman Jesus Rios (Photo by Ron Richter)

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