Ron Richter


Member for
7 years 51 weeks

Harvest Surveys Needed

The Wyoming Game and Fish Department is currently conducting 8 harvest surveys for antelope, deer, elk, moose, sheep, goat, black bear and sandhill crane.

Beef Cattle Nutrition Focus of UW Extension Workshop

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An upcoming workshop near Buffalo will focus on beef cow-calf ranchers who want to boost animal nutrition with well-defined forage supplements to improve animal performance, including conception rates, by matching their operation's annual cycle to the land.

Senator Burns Discusses Appropriations and State Revenues

The Wyoming Legislature’s Joint Appropriations Committee spent all of last week meeting in Cheyenne to discuss among other things, the State’s supplemental budget.

County Approves CMAQ Agreement for 2017

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An agreement to receive funds under the Congestion Mitigation Air Quality Program for fiscal year 2017 was approved Tuesday by the Sheridan County Commission.

Chronic Wasting Disease Confirmed Near Gillette

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The Wyoming Game and Fish Department confirmed chronic wasting disease in Deer Hunt Area 17 northwest of Gillette.

Red Kettle Campaign Donations Are Down This Year

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The Salvation Army’s Red Kettle Christmas Campaign will wrap up for another year Saturday. To date, the campaign in Sheridan is down $43,000 from last year.

Commissioners Approve Bridge Inspection Report

The Sheridan County Commissioners Tuesday approved the final inspection report for a bridge over Tongue River on County Road 110, or Monarch Road.

Tips for Caregivers During the Holidays

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Holiday stress isn’t just a saying, it’s a reality that most of us at one time or another have experienced.

Commissioners Weigh In on Federal Lands Issue

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Turning over control of federal lands to the State is an issue that remains a hot topic in Wyoming.

Wyoming Food Bank of the Rockies Holiday Food Distribution

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Wyoming Food Bank of the Rockies in collaboration with WYO Coal and Powder River Energy Corporation, will be holding a holiday meal box distribution tomorrow at Powder River Energy Corporation at 1095 Brundage Lane in Sheridan.

Crews Respond to Weekend Structure Fire

At approximately 5:47 pm on Saturday, crews from Goose Valley Fire Department, Sheridan Fire-Rescue, Rocky Mountain Ambulance, and the Sheridan County Sheriff's Office responded to 442 Big Goose for a reported structure fire.

G&F Asking People to Be on the Lookout for Poachers

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The Wyoming Game and Fish Department is asking people to be on the lookout for any type of illegal hunting or poaching activity.

Volunteers Needed for Christmas Bird Count

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The next two Thursday’s the Bighorn Audubon Society will be sponsoring Christmas Bird Counts in Sheridan County.

Tickets On Sale Now for the 2017 Wild West Wine Fest

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The Downtown Sheridan Association has announced that tickets to the 2017 Wild West Wine Fest are on sale now exclusively at the DSA’S website,

Ice Fishing Season is Upon Us

Anglers in northeast Wyoming began ice fishing recently at Healy Reservoir near Buffalo according to officials with the Wyoming Game and Fish Department.

Keeping Pets Safe During the Storm

Temperatures are expected to drop well below zero both tonight and tomorrow night for much of northeast Wyoming, which means being outside for prolonged periods of time can be dangerous, even life threatening for humans and animals.

Appropriations Committee Busy in Cheyenne

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State Senator Dave Kinskey of Sheridan is in Cheyenne attending the committee meetings and he provided an update while he was a guest this week on our news talk show Public Pulse.

Elk Seasons Locally Have Not Been Extended

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The Wyoming Game and Fish regional office in Sheridan has been receiving numerous phone calls inquiring about local elk hunting seasons being extended.

Ucross Christmas Celebration Altered Due to Impending Weather

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Safety concerns due to extreme cold temperatures and a potential winter storm have led the fireworks crew to cancel the fireworks show at Ucross on Saturday evening.

Biteman Ready for the Challenge

State Representative-Elect for House District 51 Bo Biteman knows that there will be challenges he will face as a freshman legislator when the session begins next month in Cheyenne.