Archive - Apr 2011 - News

April 7th

Sheridan College Responds to Buffalo Bulletin Article

An article in the April 6th edition of the Buffalo Bulletin indicates that Sheridan College has been named the buyer of the Spear-O-Wigwam Dude Ranch in the northern Johnson County area of the Big Horn Mountains.

April 6th

Pinewood Derby Classic is Saturday

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The 3rd annual Sheridan Media Pinewood Derby Classic will take place this Saturday at Hammer's Chevrolet in Sheridan.

County Officials Creative for a Cause

Picture this: five Sheridan County commissioners, Sheridan's mayor and a representative of the Sheridan Regional Office of the Wyoming Game and Fish on a rainy Tuesday afternoon.

Latest Snowpack Report Shows Increase

The third snowpack summary of the water year is out, and it shows another increase for the year for both the Tongue and Clear Creek drainages compared to last month.

Jo Co Library Book Sale This Weekend

Starting Thursday and continuing through Saturday, the Johnson County Library will have their Spring Used Book Sale.

According to the library, it's a perfect opportunity to stock up on reading materials at a great price.

JoCo Employees Choose Insurance Provider

Johnson County's employees chose to stay with their current health insurance provider and the Insurance Committee relayed the employees' wishes at the county commission meeting Tuesday.

Buffalo Council Approves Vision Buffalo Commission

At their regular meeting Tuesday night, the Buffalo City Council approved on first reading Ordinance No. 1347, which will change City code recognizing a newly-formed Vision Buffalo Commission.

Hope for Hilary

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Three years ago, a car accident suddenly changed the lives of the Herbert family in Sheridan, as the daughter of John and Joleen, Hilary Herbert was left as a quadriplegic, unable to move, speak or eat.

Craig & Susan Thomas Foundation: "Every Child - One Mind at a Time"

Susan Thomas, wife of the late U.S. Senator Craig Thomas of Wyoming, paid a visit to Sheridan Media Wednesday morning to tell us about the Craig and Susan Thomas Foundation and the work she is doing in his honor. She explains.

April 5th

Montana Man Pleads Guilty to Sheridan Girl's Rape

MISSOULA, Mont. -- A Missoula man accused of raping a 12-year-old Wyoming girl pleaded guilty Tuesday, April 5th in federal court. 24-year-old William Richard Nielsen pleaded guilty to coercion and enticement of a minor.