Ron Richter

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City Continues to Vet Applicants for Finance Director Position

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No decision has been made by the City of Sheridan regarding a newly created position. Sheridan Media’s Ron Richter has the details.

Baseball Gloves for Project Schoolhouse

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Sheridan resident Jason Szwec is heading to Nicaragua next week with the goal of delivering as many baseball gloves as he can round up for Tab Barker’s Project Schoolhouse.

County Road Closures

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The Sheridan Public Works Department issued a news release Thursday that the Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railroad has requested full road closures next week to repair their crossings on two county roads.

April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month

The Advocacy and Resource Center of Sheridan held an open house Wednesday. (Photo by Ron Richter)

The Advocacy and Resource Center in Sheridan held an open house Wednesday. Sheridan Media’s Ron Richter has the details.

Senator Barrasso Weighs In on Pipeline Project

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U.S. Senator John Barrasso (Photo by Ron Richter)

We end our series today with U.S. Senator John Barrasso of Wyoming by presenting his take on the proposed Keystone XL Pipeline Project. Sheridan Media’s Ron Richter files the report.

Cleared for Takeoff

Great Lakes Airlines departs from the Sheridan County Airport for the final time Tuesday. (Photo by Ron Richter)

The Sheridan County Airport is now without commercial air service. Sheridan Media’s Ron Richter has the story.

Barrasso Discusses Budget Resolution

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U.S. Senator John Barrasso (Photo by Ron Richter)

U.S. Senator John Barrasso of Wyoming was in Sheridan Monday, where he spoke with Sheridan Media’s Ron Richter about the budget.

Senator Barrasso Visits With Youth in Sheridan

U.S. Senator John Barrasso of Wyoming visits with the Civil Air Patrol Cloud Peak Composite Squadron cadets in Sheridan Monday. (Photo by Ron Richter)

U.S. Senator John Barrasso of Wyoming spent some time in Sheridan Monday. Sheridan Media’s Ron Richter has the story.

Tickets on Sale for CTG’s Last Production of the Season

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Tickets are now available for the Sheridan Civic Theater Guild’s final production of the season entitled “Laughter-Always the Best Medicine?” The performance is a collection of 7 one act comedies that is directed by Pat Tomsovic and boasts a large cast of 22 local men and women for the skits.

Game and Fish Urges Safety as Turkey Hunting Season Opens

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April marks the opening of spring turkey hunting season in Wyoming.

Prescribed Burns Planned in Bighorn National Forest

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Fire managers with the Bighorn National Forest have planned several prescribed burns throughout the forest this spring.

UW Debaters Seek National Title

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Two members of the University of Wyoming debate team have qualified for the National Debate Tournament that will take place April 3rd through the 6th in Iowa City, Iowa.

Spring Gear Swap Set for Early April

The Sheridan College Outdoor Adventure Club will host its annual spring gear swap on Saturday, April 11, from 8 to 1 in the Whitney Academic Center Atrium.

Avian Influenza Detected in Wyoming

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State officials received confirmation this week that the highly pathogenic H-5-N-2 avian influenza strain has been identified in a Canada goose found near Cheyenne. Sheridan Media’s Ron Richter has more on the story.

State Files Suit Against Fracking Rule Changes

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Wyoming Governor Matt Mead (Photo by Ron Richter)

Wyoming Governor Matt Mead took action Thursday against the Bureau of Land Management’s effort to regulate hydraulic fracturing, or “fracking”.

Deadline for Commissioner Scholarships is Approaching

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The Board of Commissioners for Sheridan County is offering three $1,000 scholarships that are available to all 2015 high school graduates within Sheridan County. County Commissioner Mike Nickel.

‘50 States of Mine’

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A film crew from California has spent the past several days on location in Sheridan. Sheridan Media’s Ron Richter caught up with them inside P.O. News & Flagstaff Cafe in downtown Sheridan Wednesday and has the story.

Museum Receives Grant From BNSF Foundation

L to R: John Woodward (SCM Museum Director), Matthew Jones (BNSF Railway), Sonja Roberts (SCHS Board of Directors) (Courtesy photo)

The Sheridan County Museum has received a grant in the amount of $3,172 from the Burlington Northern Santa Fe Foundation.

Lummis Votes for Balanced Budget Resolution

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U.S. Representative for Wyoming Cynthia Lummis (Courtesy Photo)

U.S. Representative Cynthia Lummis of Wyoming, voted Wednesday with a majority of her colleagues, 228-199, to pass the Balanced Budget for a Stronger America.

C.J. Box Book Signing

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Author C.J. Box will be in Sheridan Wednesday April 1 for a book signing for his new release entitled “Endangered”.Box was a guest on our news talk show Public Pulse Tuesday, where he checked in via telephone from Lexington, Kentucky.