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Administrator Search Process Outlined at Study Session

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The City of Sheridan is currently in the process of vetting three candidates for the position of Interim City Administrator.

Giving Back to 4-H, FFA

The Sheridan County John B. Kendrick FFA and the Sheridan County 4-H programs recently received checks as part of advertising sales for the Sheridan County Fair insert that's in the Country Bounty leading up to the fair in the summer.

Highway Patrol Lieutenant Talks Slick Roads

Wyoming Highway Patrol Lieutenant Erik Jorgensen, while a guest on our news talk show Public Pulse Tuesday, talked about what drivers need to remember when road conditions are a little less than favorable.

Pool Design Discussed at Council Study Session

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The results of the public involvement process on improvements to the Kendrick Pool in Sheridan were discussed at a study session of the Sheridan City Council Monday night.

Appropriations Committee Begins Work on Budget

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The Wyoming Legislature's Joint Appropriations Committee will meet for the next two weeks in Cheyenne to work on the budget for the biennium. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter has the details.

Senator Enzi Celebrates Wyoming Women's Suffrage Day

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U.S. Senator Mike Enzi of Wyoming spoke on the Senate floor Monday about today being Wyoming Women's Suffrage Day, commemorating the 150th anniversary of Wyoming being the first territory or state to grant women the right to vote.

SCLT to Extend Trail System West of Sheridan

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The Sheridan Community Land Trust plans to expand the current trail system West of Sheridan. Sheridan Media’s Ron Richter has the details.

Christmas Swing at Sheridan College

The fourth annual Christmas Swing will be Thursday, December 12 at 7 pm in Kinnison Hall at Whitney Center for the Arts at Sheridan College.

Business Council Recommends Loan for Vacutech Expansion

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The Wyoming Business Council Board of Directors recommended two Business Ready Community funding requests during its recent meeting in Cheyenne.

Pretrial Conference Held for Sheridan Man Charged With Felony DUI- Causing Serious Bodily Injury

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A Pretrial Conference was held Thursday in Fourth Judicial District Court in Sheridan for a 67-year-old Sheridan man who is charged with Felony DUI- Causing Serious Bodily Injury. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter has the details.

Barrasso: Unchecked, CWD Could Be Catastrophic for Wildlife and Local Economies

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The U.S. Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works recently held a hearing on draft legislation intended to create a U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Chronic Wasting Disease Task Force.

Gillette Man Charged With Sexual Assault Changes Plea in District Court

A Change of Plea Hearing was held Thursday in Fourth Judicial District Court in Sheridan for 23-year-old Joshua Hannant of Gillette, who is charged First Degree Sexual Assault.

G&F Hosting CWD Management Plan Meetings

The Wyoming Game and Fish Department is seeking comments on its revised chronic wasting disease management plan. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter has details on an upcoming public meeting in Sheridan.

Snow Removal Update Provided to Council

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City of Sheridan Street Maintenance Superintendent Mike Kuzara provided an update to the Sheridan City Council this week on snow removal operations for the City.

Representative Cheney Discusses Defense Act

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U.S. Representative for Wyoming Liz Cheney called on the House to defeat the Previous Question and bring the 2020 National Defense Authorization Act up for consideration on the House floor.

Council Approves Charter Franchise Agreement

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A franchise agreement between the City of Sheridan and a communications company was considered Monday night by the Sheridan City Council. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter has the details.

Sheridan College to Host CNA Info Session Next Week

Sheridan College will be hosting a free information session early next week on their Certified Nursing Assistant Course.

Council Approves Electronic Message Center

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A request from Sheridan on Skates for an electronic message center sign to be installed on the outside of the Whitney Rink in Sheridan was approved Monday night by the Sheridan City Council.

Council Receives City Administrator Search Update

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The Sheridan City Council met for their first regularly scheduled meeting of December Monday night. Sheridan Media’s Ron Richter has the details.

Governor Gordon Concerned About Transportation Funding Shortfall

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Wyoming Governor Mark Gordon recently expressed his concern over the funding shortfall facing the Wyoming Department of Transportation.