Archive - Jul 17, 2009

City Of Sheridan Looking To Fill Vacant Council Seat

Due to the resignation of Sheridan City Councilman Scott Severs, there's an open seat on the Council representing Ward 1. Sheridan Mayor Dave Kinskey explains what those interested should do.

Rec. District Budgets For Water Spray Park

The Sheridan Recreation District passed their budget earlier this week. Fifteen thousand dollars of that budget will go towards something new for one of the local parks. Sheridan Recreation District Executive Director Richard Wright.

Senator Enzi Speaks Out On Health Care Reform Bill

U.S. Senator Mike Enzi, a ranking Member of the Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee, spoke on the Senate floor recently to express his disappointment with the Kennedy health care reform bill that passed in the HELP Committee.

Enzi explains why it's so important to get this piece of legislation right the first time.

Depredation Season List Application Period Runs Through November 1st

Resident and nonresident hunters interested in being on the priority list for possible big game depredation prevention seasons in the Sheridan Region are reminded that they must apply directly for each species to the Wyoming Game and Fish Department Sheridan Regional office by 5 p.m. November 2nd.

Should Sarah Palin have resigned as governor of Alaska?

First Northern Bank of Wyoming
29% (103 votes)
54% (189 votes)
No Opinion
17% (59 votes)
Total votes: 351

07/17/09 Sports for Friday

LOCAL GOLF - The 13th annual “Summer Hummer” golf tournament started at the Powder Horn yesterday with perfect playing conditions meeting nearly 200 players representing 16 states it maybe the 13th “Hummer” but the tournament's origins cover nearly three decades, tournament host Scotty Scott. One of the visitors playing and in his first is Wyoming Cowboy

Street Festival Brings Folks Downtown On Thursday Night

The second of four street festivals closed off Main Street in Sheridan last night. The crowds have grown since the first of the festivals last month. What do people think of the downtown festivals?

Community Development Block Grant Deadline Extended

The Wyoming Business Council announced this week they are extending the deadline for Community Development Block Grant applications until September 1st. Only governmental entities like the City of Sheridan or Sheridan County can request the grants. Anyone interested in the CDBG grant opportunities must get approval from the sponsoring institution.

Kids Find Ways To Stay Cool In The Heat Of Summer

Temperatures topped 85 degrees in Sheridan yesterday and local children are finding ways to cool off. Sheridan Media News Director Kurt Layher caught them in the act.