Ron Richter


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'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.

Cooperative Agreement Approved For Incubator Facility

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The Sheridan City Council Monday night approved a cooperative agreement with Sheridan County that will allow the Wyoming Technology Business Center or WTBC to operate Sheridan’s business incubator on East Ridge Road in Sheridan.

'From Seed to Plate'

Woodland Park Elementary School in Sheridan is one of twenty schools around the state that will receive a hydroponic, vertical growing planter, and accessories through the “From Seed to Plate” program.

Council Has Full Agenda for Tonight's Meeting

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At their September 15 meeting, the Sheridan City Council elected to table an application request for the city's last retail liquor license.

'The Prisoner of Second Avenue'

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Matt Davis (left) as Mel Edison and Amber Hanson as Edna Edison at line rehearsal Thursday night for the CTG production of The Prisoner of Second Avenue. (Photo by Ron Richter)

The cast and crew of “The Prisoner of Second Avenue” are getting set for their second weekend of performances at the Carriage House Theater in Sheridan.

Wyoming Now Has Four Major Political Parties

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The Wyoming Secretary of State's Office announced Thursday that the state will add two major parties to the 2016 primary and general election ballots. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter has the story.

Longtime Forest Service Employee Honored

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WYDOT Worland Resident Engineer Dan McAfee (left) presents the first Golden Pine Cone Award to Craig Cope of Buffalo. (Photo courtesy of Susie Douglas, Public Affairs Specialist, Bighorn National Forest.

A local U.S. Forest Service employee was presented with the first Golden Pine Cone Award this week for a career marked by cultivating great professional working relationships.

City Service Center Expansion on Schedule

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Work to expand a city facility is progressing and remains on schedule. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter has the story.

Christmas Tree Permits Available for the National Forest

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Christmas Tree permits are now available for the Bighorn National Forest. According to Public Affairs Specialist Susie Douglas with the National Forest, permits are $8 for a tree up to 10 feet tall.

Voting Underway for Pet Calender Contest

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Voting has begun for the Sheridan Dog and Cat Shelter's Pet Calender Contest. Shelter Executive Director Debie Crawford says that they've received 65 photo entries and that pet owners have gotten creative for this year's contest.

The Pulse of Sheridan's Economy

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During her monthly visit as a guest on our news talk show Public Pulse, the CEO of the Sheridan County Chamber of Commerce discussed the state of the economy in the area. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter has the details.

U.S. 14A May Close Sooner Than Expected

US 14A may close sooner than expected this year due to weather conditions. (Photo by Ron Richter)

A popular route over the Bighorn Mountains may close earlier than expected. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter has the story.

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

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