The first Concert in the Park was held Tuesday night at the bandshell at Kendrick Park in Sheridan. The large crowd was treated to a special evening of music as the U.S. Air Force Academy Band made a stop in Sheridan as part of the group’s tour through Wyoming, South Dakota and Nebraska.
The Wyoming Highway Patrol, at the request of the Campbell County Sheriff’s Office, is investigating a fatal crash that occurred Monday night around 9:30 on Fairview Road, five miles southeast of Gillette.
Wyoming State Senator Bruce Burns of Sheridan. (Photo by Ron Richter)
The Appropriations Committee of the Wyoming Legislature met for two days last week in Cheyenne. State Senator Bruce Burns of Sheridan is a member of the committee, and says that declining revenues was a topic of concern.
The Big Horn Equestrian Center will once again be the site for the annual fireworks extravaganza Saturday night. Gates will open at 4 and music by Dave Munsick will begin at 7:30. Fireworks Sponsor Bruce Burns says that it’s a good idea to get there early.
The Sheridan Farmers Market is set to begin Thursday, July 9 on Grinnell Plaza in downtown Sheridan. The market will run each Thursday from 5 to 7 through September 24. Market Manager Bonnie Gregory says that she expects big things for this year’s market.
A free public reception will be held tonight on the mezzanine of the Fulmer Library in Sheridan for the traveling Pop-Up Art show featuring artwork from the national organization Lexicon of Sustainability.
Sheridan/Dietz Port of Entry Officer Troy Tyree was awarded the Top Port of Entry Officer award for 2014 at the Wyoming Highway Patrol Association Awards Banquet held recently in Sundance. (Courtesy photo)
Sheridan/Dietz Port of Entry Officer Troy Tyree was awarded the Top Port of Entry Officer award for 2014 at the Wyoming Highway Patrol Association Awards Banquet held recently in Sundance.
Wyoming Governor Matt Mead has been elected as the Chairman for the Western Governors’ Association. Montana Governor Steve Bullock will serve as Vice Chairman. The announcement comes from Governor Mead’s office.
Wyoming Department of Workforce Services Director Joan Evans will resign from the position next month. The news comes from Governor Matt Mead’s office. Mead issued a statement Thursday, confirming that Evans resignation will take effect July 10.
Habitat for Humanity Executive Director Christine Christopherson (Courtesy Photo)
Habitat for Humanity of the Eastern Bighorns Executive Director Christine Christopherson has been on the job for a little over a week now after being hired to replace Matt Davis, who recently moved to Boise, Idaho.
U.S. Senator Mike Enzi of Wyoming is encouraging students and graduates to apply for a fall internship in his Washington D.C. office. According to a news release from Senator Enzi’s office, applicants should have achieved at least sophomore status at an accredited university or college.
In May of last year, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced that the City of Sheridan had received an EPA Brownfields grant to assess hazardous and contaminated areas in the North Main area. That assessment is set to begin soon. Sheridan Media’s Ron Richter has the story.
A portion of the Soldier Ridge Trail (Photo courtesy of SCLT)
The Sheridan Community Land Trust is inviting the public to join them for a trail work day at the Soldier Ridge Trail Saturday from 9 to 1. Land Trust Communications and Development Director Claire Hobbs said that those interested in volunteering are asked to meet at the trailhead at 9.