Archive - Apr 2013 - News

April 25th

SPD Promotes Transparency in Operations

The Sheridan Police Department fields dozens of calls each day, sometimes to grateful recipients of help, and sometimes to less than willing criminal suspects.

Site Selector Visits Sheridan

Sheridan officials pulled out all the stops last week to showcase what the community has to offer businesses looking to branch out or relocate.

Cheyenne-based Great Lakes Airlines tops others in federal funding

Posted in
By Gregory Nickerson
Originally published on April 23, 2013 on

Sheridan Murderer Qualifies for New Sentence

The Wyoming Supreme Court has determined Dharminder Vir Sen, who was convicted of the murder of Sheridan resident, Robert Ernst, in 2009, will have a new sentencing hearing.

April 24th

JCSD1 Board Awards Bid For School Bus Lease

At their Monday meeting the Board of Trustees for Johnson County School District One awarded the bid to lease a school bus to Wells/Fargo Bank.

Bingo Day Sunday To Benefit BHS After Grad Party

Buffalo High School Senior Parents are sponsoring Bingo Day to raise money for this year's After Graduation Party for the 2013 BHS Seniors.

The Bingo Day will be this Sunday, April 28th at the Johnson County Fairgrounds' Community Building from noon to 3pm.

NWCCD Board to Hold Special Open Meeting on Bond Issue

At Wednesday's meeting of the Northern Wyoming Community College District, the board of trustees unanimously voted to hold a special meeting on a potential bond issue regarding expansion of the Technical Education Center at Sheridan College. Sheridan Media's Chris Foy has the story.

BLM Seeks Comment on Possible Sale of 208 Acres of Public Land in Sheridan County

The Bureau of Land Management's Buffalo Field Office is requesting public input on an environmental assessment of proposed non-competitive sale of public lands in Sheridan and Campbell counties.

Healthy and Safe Kids Day is Saturday

Posted in

The Sheridan County YMCA and the Wellness Council of Sheridan County have teamed up to offer Healthy Kids Day and Safe Kids Day this Saturday at the YMCA.

As Obamacare deadline approaches, Wyoming lawmakers keep watch

Posted in
By Ron Feemster
Originally published April 23, 2013 on