Category Archives: Front Page News

Sheridan County COVID-19 Updates

View our COVID-19 media releases below, listed in order from newest to oldest. To view our current COVID-19 information (i.e. monitoring numbers, vaccine status, etc.), please visit our COVID-19 Information page. To view previous Public Health Orders, click here. June 2022 May 2022 March 2022 February 2022 January 2022 December 2021 November 2021 October 2021… Continue Reading

Flag Day Fireworks Reminder

The Sheridan County Board of County Commissioners would like to remind folks that on this June 14th Flag Day the use of Fireworks is allowed from 6:01 AM through 11:30 PM.  Fireworks are not permitted on County land and easements, and on public roads and highways.  The use of fireworks is prohibited within 50 feet… Continue Reading

2022 Sheridan County Emergency Operations Plan Update

Sheridan County is updating the plan to organize our government, private sector, non-governmental organizations, and the community during disaster response. What is an Emergency Operations Plan? The Emergency Operations Plan (EOP) organizes community-wide response by coordinating resources, staff, equipment, and decision-making structures that may be needed for any type of natural disaster, human-caused threat, or… Continue Reading

Sheridan County Public Library System Board Openings

The Board of County Commissioners are now accepting applications for one (1) open position. This is a three (3) year term, running July 01, 2022, through June 30, 2025. Individuals may apply by completing a board application and cover letter at This open board position will remain open until filled. Application and cover letter… Continue Reading

Planning and Zoning Commission Board Openings

The Board of County Commissioners for Sheridan County is now accepting applications to fill one (1) open position on the Planning and Zoning Commission that run July 01, 2022, through June 30, 2025. Applicant must reside in an unincorporated area of the county. Applicants must complete a cover letter and board application provided on the… Continue Reading

Sheridan County Resident Death Attributed to COVID-19

Yesterday the Wyoming Department of Health confirmed the death of a Sheridan County resident attributed to COVID-19. An older adult man died in early May. He was hospitalized and was not known to have health conditions known to put people at higher risk of severe illness. This brings the number of Sheridan County resident deaths… Continue Reading