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June 18th

Sheridan Resident Sentenced for Fraud

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31-year-old Brett Lattin of Sheridan was sentenced Friday by U.S. District Court Judge Alan B. Johnson for his role in a scheme to defraud Marathon Oil Company.

Sheridan Senior Center Wins Serve Wyoming Award

Earlier this month, we reported that the Sheridan Senior Center was up for an award from ServeWyoming, but that it was up to the public to vote. Word came this morning that at last night's Philanthropy Days banquet

The Senior Center won the ServeWyoming Non-Profit Impact Award at the Philanthropy Days banquet in Laramie. Out of 530 votes the Senior Center had 243 and won by 20.

451st Army Band to Perform in Sheridan

Monday, June 21st, the public is invited to attend a free concert on the grounds of the Sheridan VA Medical Center. Sheridan Media's Mary Jo Johnson has more.

Green Economy: Wyoming Could Do Better

WYOMING NEWS SERVICE, Cheyenne, WY – While the Cowboy State gets a thumbs-up for forging ahead with wind energy production, a new report from Headwaters Economics finds the state will have to do much more than that to take advantage of its potential in the emerging green economy.

June 17th

Barrasso Speaks Out on Oil Spill

U.S. Senator John Barrasso was our guest on KROE's Public Pulse Thursday morning, and host Kim Love asked him his thoughts on the ongoing oil spill crisis in the Gulf of Mexico.

Chrome Cowgirls Are Coming to Sheridan

The Chrome Cowgirls Chairity Run is this weekend.

The annual Chrome Cowgirls Charity Run will get underway in Casper this evening, with a final destination of Sheridan Saturday afternoon. Event Organizer Terri Wymer says they'll be leaving Casper bright and early Saturday morning en route to Sheridan.

College District Gets Update on Budget

Sheridan College President Dr. Paul Young

The Northern Wyoming Community College District Board of Trustees received an update on the budget at their meeting Thursday night. Sheridan College President Dr. Paul Young advised the Board that the budget will not include any salary increases for faculty and staff.

Annual Broadcasters Convention Begins Friday in Sheridan

The Wyoming Association of Broadcasters Annual Convention is Friday and Saturday in Sheridan.

The Wyoming Association of Broadcasters annual convention is this Friday and Saturday in Sheridan. Numerous events are planned throughout the two-day convention, including a Republican gubernatorial candidate forum Saturday morning at 10:30 at the Sheridan Holiday Inn.

SLIB Awards Nearly $3.5 Million to Sheridan

The State Lands and Investment Board, or SLIB, met this morning to vote on grant applications submitted by various Wyoming municipalities. Mayor Dave Kinskey phoned Sheridan Media this morning with good news.

New College Board Trustee Chosen

Nine strong candidates – eight men and one woman – went before the Northern Wyoming Community College District board Wednesday evening to interview for the trustee position vacated by Ryan King last month.