Archive - Dec 2009 - News

December 29th

Federal Official Tours Wyoming Beetle-Killed Trees

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - The federal official in charge of the U.S.

May 2009 Was A Busy Month In Sheridan

The month of May was a busy one in Sheridan this year. Sheridan College graduated one of its largest classes in the 60th commencement ceremonies.

Big Summer In 2009 Around Sheridan

As we look back on the top stories of the year, it’s time to take a look at highlights from the summer months here in Sheridan. Sheridan saw its first three cases of Swine Flu by the end of July.

Senator Barrasso Explains Why He Voted No On The Health Care Bill

U.S. Senator John Barrasso voted against the latest healthcare proposal that was passed in the Senate on Christmas Eve.

UW Has Sights Set On Art Department Building

The University of Wyoming continues to expand on their capital facilities and soon the Art Department may have a new building on campus.

Local Judge Charged With Two Misdemeanors

Sheridan Municipal Court Judge Stuart Healy has been charged with two misdemeanors that stem from an incident in August where Healy confronted two adults and three juveniles near his home.

December 28th

Senate Confirms Crofts as US Attorney in Wyoming

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - The U.S. Senate has confirmed Christopher A. "Kip" Crofts to serve as U.S. Attorney for Wyoming. The Senate on Christmas Eve confirmed Crofts.

UW Professor Dies in Snowstorm

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - Laramie police say a University of Wyoming associate professor died in a snowstorm.

Christmas Stroll Button Contest Ends With $1,000 Drawing

The Christmas Stroll button contest ended yesterday with the grand prize drawing held at the Sheridan County Chamber of Commerce.

Top Stories From February 2009

We continue our look at the past year with the top stories from February 2009. Sheridan became the first community in the state to successfully create a railroad quiet zone.