Archive - Mar 2, 2013 - News

From Birdhouse to Scholarship

The Sheridan Central Education Association held a silent auction Friday night at Sheridan High School to raise money to go towards scholarships for the class of 2013.

Sen. Enzi on Cutting the Red Tape

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According to U.S. Senator Mike Enzi, right now there are thousands of pages of federal regulations. He says many of them are burdensome to America’s job creators, towns, cities and families.

The Future of Wyoming's Lottery

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In a move some say was decades in the making, the state of Wyoming will soon be home to either its very own lottery or participate in a multi-state lottery game like Powerball. Sheridan Media's Chris Foy has the latest.

Avalanche in Grand Teton National Park Kills Jackson Man

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GRAND TETON NATIONAL PARK, Wyo. (AP) - Grand Teton National Park officials say an avalanche has killed a backcountry skier from Jackson.

Conservation Group Protests Wyoming Mine Development

A conservationist group has filed a federal lawsuit to stop development of three Wyoming coal mines on the grounds that no public notice was given prior to governmental approval.

"Wild West Wine Fest" Packs the Warehouse

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It wasn't quite finished. There were a few rough spots, but all in all, Warehouse 201 was transformed into a fabulous night spot to hold the 2013 “Wild West Wine Fest,” a fundraiser for the Downtown Sheridan Association.

Computer Classes Offered At Johnson County Library

Starting next week, the Johnson County Library will offer computer classes on Tuesdays and Wednesdays during March, April and May.

The classes will be offered Wednesday afternoons from 2 to 3:30pm; one Tuesday evening per month from 6 to 7pm. The week the Tuesday class is held, there will be no Wednesday class.