UW Art Museum Benefit Gala to Celebrate New Fall Exhibition

The University of Wyoming Art Museum will host its 25th annual gala fundraiser Friday, Oct. 4, at 6 p.m. at the Centennial Complex.

Sheriff, Chief Remind Residents to Watch Out for Influx of Motorcycles

Every year, Sheridan County experiences an influx of motorcycles passing through during a three week period thanks in large part to the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally. It is not uncommon for riders to be circulating through the week before, the week of, and the week after the famous gathering of bikers.

UW Researchers Receive $8 Million DOE Grant to Field Test Foam-Assisted Hydrocarbon Gas Injection in Bakken Formation

The University of Wyoming received an $8 million grant from the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) to field test a foam-assisted hydrocarbon gas injection technology that could ultimately recover a higher percentage of stranded oil from unconventional reservoirs in North Dakota’s Bakken Formation.

City to Launch New Website Soon

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The City of Sheridan will soon have a new website. Sheridan Media’s Ron Richter has the details.

Purchase of Sanitation Trucks Approved

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The Sheridan City Council this week approved a bid award for the purchase of two new side-load sanitation trucks in the amount of $552,300.

Smokey Bear Celebrates 75 Years

The Bighorn National Forest Supervisor Office/Tongue District Office is inviting the public to a special birthday celebration this Friday from 11 am to 2 pm at their office at 2013 Eastside 2nd Street, off of East Ridge Road in Sheridan.

New Building Going Up in Whitney Commons

Construction has started on a new open-sided building in Whitney Commons.

Johnson County Commission Approves Appointments

At the request of Johnson County Coroner Dave Harness, the county commission approved the appointment of a sheriff's deputy to the position of Deputy County Coroner.

Sheridan County Approves CMAQ Grant Application

Sheridan County will apply for grant funding from the Wyoming Department of Transportation (WYDOT) for Congestion Mitigation Air Quality (CMAQ) funding after the county commission gave their approval Tuesday.

Governor’s Office Provides Update on Hemp Program

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The Office of Governor Mark Gordon and the Wyoming Department of Agriculture have released an update on the current status of the state’s hemp program according to a release.

Upper Road Construction Starts This Month

Construction to fix some issues on Upper Road in Sheridan County will begin this month.

UW Institute of Innovation and Entrepreneurship to Connect Startups and Interns

Startup businesses across Wyoming will have a pipeline to student interns from the University of Wyoming as a result of a new program of UW’s Institute of Innovation and Entrepreneurship (IIE).

Sheridan Man Receives Prison Sentence for Drug Charge

A Sheridan man was sentenced in Fourth Judicial District Court Tuesday for a felony drug possession charge. Sheridan Media’s Ron Richter has the details.

Two Sheridan County Residents Arrested For Meth Distribution

On Monday, members of the Wyoming Division of Criminal Investigation, with the assistance of the Wyoming Highway Patrol and Sheridan Police Department, arrested 31-year old Stormy Redman of Sheridan, and 36-year-old Brandon Hanni of Story, for distributing methamphetamine.

Sheridan County Approves MOU For Air Service

The Sheridan County Commission voted to approve a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between the county and the Wyoming Department of Transportation (WYDOT) for participation in the Commercial Air Service Improvement Plan.

Commissioners Send Letter to DFS about NSI Situation

The Sheridan County Commissioners sent a letter Tuesday to the Wyoming Department of Family Services over concerns about the operation of the Normative Services facility in Sheridan County.

County Fair Over, State Fair Ahead

This year's Sheridan County Fair is over, and now 4-H and FFA members and staff of the Sheridan County Extension Service are getting ready for the state fair that starts next week.

Swine Show Results Announced

Results of the swine show at this year’s Sheridan County Fair have been announced as follows:

FFA Swine Showmanship – Maggie May McStay, champion; Braden West, reserve champion.

Senior Swine Showmanship – Braden West, champion; Betty Jerney, reserve champion.

Results of Day 2 of Horse Show Announced

Results of the second day of the horse show at this year’s Sheridan County Fair have been released as follows:

Senior Working Cow Horse – Sierra Powers, champion; Lainey Konetzki reserve champion.

Intermediate Working Cow Horse – Kolten Powers, champion; Justus Cooper, reserve champion.

Canines on the Catwalk: A Dog-Gone Great Fundraiser

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The Sheridan Dog and Cat Rescue hosted their inaugural "Canines on the Catwalk" at the Wyo Theater on August 3rd. Take a look at the event, which had tails wagging.