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Senate Passes Bill to Improve Job Training Program

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The U.S. Senate Wednesday, overwhelmingly passed the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act by a vote of 95-3.

YMCA Leads Third ParkFit

More than a dozen people did pushups, lunges and other exercises, alternating with sprints, at Whitney Commons Wednesday during Sheridan's third ParkFit event.

Celebrate 30 Years of Wilderness With Hike

This Saturday, the Wyoming Wilderness Association and Big Horn National Forest officials are hosting a free family hike to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the 1964 Wilderness Protection Act and the 30th anniversary of the Wyoming Wilderness Act.

New Day Break Facility Is Funded

The proposed new Day Break facility for the Sheridan Senior Center is fully funded.

KWYO Wins Station of the Year

The Wyoming Association of Broadcasters held their annual convention and awards banquet over the weekend in Cody. Sheridan Media won a total of six awards that included Station of the Year for AM 1410 KWYO.

Gas Leak Causes Local Street Evacuation

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At approximately 5 p.m. last night, the Sheridan Police Department, Sheridan Fire-Rescue and Montana Dakota Utilities were on the scene, when a gas leak near the Downtown Sheridan Association building on the corner of Main Street and Coffeen Avenue was reported.

Governor Joins ACT to Announce New Fiber Optic Line

Wyoming Governor Matt Mead and Sheridan based Advanced Communications Technology have announced that ACT will be installing a new fiber optics line from Casper to the Colorado border.

BREAKING NEWS: UPDATE Residents Evacuate Burkitt Street Area Due to Gas Leak

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Fire Rescue and Police Say Burkitt Area is All Clear

Billings MDU officials worked to close down both sides of the leaking gas lines and at approximately 10:10 p.m., fire and police officials said they were wrapping up work and the area was deemed safe for people to return.

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Gas Leak Causes Local Street Evacuation

At approximately 5 p.m. the Sheridan Police Department, Sheridan Fire-Rescue and Montana Dakota Utilities were on the scene when a gas leak on Burkitt Street, between the intersections of Brooks and Scott streets, was reported.

Newest Chamber Committee Hosts Coffee

The newest committee of the Sheridan County Chamber of Commerce will host a Chamber Coffee this week at the Wagon Box in Story.

Meeting Set to Fill Schiffer's Seat

A meeting has been set for precinct committee people in Wyoming Senate District 22 as a first step in filling the vacancy left by the death of State Senator John Schiffer. The meeting will be held at 5:30 on the afternoon of July 1 in the Story Women's Club on North Piney Road in Story.