Ron Richter


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A Decrease in Juvenile Crime

The Sheridan County Justice Office provides probation services for Municipal, Circuit, and Juvenile Court through the Child in Need of Services/Truancy program. The Justice Office also provides juvenile and adult drug court programs.

‘Coffee With a Cop’ Connects Officers With the Community

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Andi’s Coffee House on Broadway in Sheridan will be the site for the latest “Coffee With a Cop” event presented by the Sheridan Police Department.

Summit Energy Services Founder to Speak at e2e Meeting in Sheridan

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In less than three years, Sheridan native Mike Sweeney launched Summit Energy Services and Liquid Logistics; grew the company to more than 175 employees and an annual revenue of nearly $40 million, and then sold both businesses to Waste Management Inc.

Chamber Luncheon: Community Roles in Economic Development

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This month’s Sheridan County Chamber of Commerce monthly luncheon will take place Wednesday at 11:30 at the Sheridan Holiday Inn.

Forest Service seeking public comments on a proposed project for Wind River Outfitters

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The Forest Service is seeking public comments on a proposed project to authorize a new assigned site to Wind River Outfitters.

Advocacy and Resource Center Bracing for Budget Cuts

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One of the presenters at the recent two-day legislative forum sponsored by the Sheridan County Chamber of Commerce was Bonnie Young, Executive Director of the Advocacy and Resource Center in Sheridan.

Legislative Forum: County Assessed Valuation Down

Sheridan County Commissioner Terry Cram provided a snapshot of the the County’s financial picture before our local legislators Thursday at the legislative forum sponsored by the Sheridan County Chamber of Commerce.

Legislative Forum: Critical Air Service

The Critical Air Service Team, or CAST was formed in 2012 as a venture between Sheridan and Johnson County residents, local governments, travel and tourism and economic development personnel.

Aggravated Robbery in Sheridan County

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Four armed men forced entry into a rural residence in northern Sheridan County Thursday at approximately 7 am and robbed the lone male occupant.

Keep Your Pets Inside During Freezing Temps

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The frigid weather we’ve been experiencing of late could be best described by the phrase, “not fit for man nor beast”.

Tuba Christmas in Sheridan

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The 17th annual Tuba Christmas in Sheridan will be Saturday, December 17 at 1:30 pm in the Holiday Inn atrium.

Toys for Tots Distribution is Saturday

The distribution for the local Toys for Tots program will take place Saturday from 9 am to 6 pm at the Rising Son Wellness Center on Brundage Street in Sheridan.

Pet Safety Tips for the Holidays

The holidays present a number of opportunities for pets to get into trouble, whether it’s eating human food that isn’t meant to be consumed by animals, or trying to ingest Christmas ornaments and decorations.

Presentation in Buffalo to Focus on Marijuana Addiction

The Wyoming Association of Sheriffs and Chiefs of Police along with the Prevention Management Organization are sponsoring a presentation Thursday from 10 am to noon at the Bomber Mountain Civic Center in Buffalo that will focus on the pitfalls of Marijuana use.

WYDOT Reminds Motorists to Keep a Safe Distance From Plows

A recent crash just north of the Montana - Wyoming border on I-90 involving a semitrailer hauling cattle and a Montana Department of Transportation snowplow, has prompted officials with the Wyoming Department of Transportation to remind motorists to slow down and keep a safe distance from plows.

Appeal Hearing Set for Crow Tribal Member Convicted of Poaching Elk in the Bighorns

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An appeal hearing for Clayvin Herrera will be held Friday in Fourth Judicial District Court before Judge John Fenn.

Museum Holiday Open House

The Sheridan County Museum will be celebrating the end of their 2016 exhibit season with a holiday open house December 17th and 18th.

Secretary of State Murray Meets With Lieutenant Governors

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Wyoming Secretary of State Ed Murray met with lieutenant governors, secretaries of state, and other national leaders at the National Lieutenant Governors Association Business meeting in Arizona last week.

26th Annual Community Holiday Dinner is Sunday

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The 26th annual Community Holiday Dinner will take place Sunday from 4 to 7 pm at the Sheridan Holiday Inn.

Burgess to Present WWII History Program at WYO Theater

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Oral historian and Director of Wars’ Voices, Val Burgess, will be giving a free presentation next Wednesday night at 7 at the WYO Theater in downtown Sheridan.