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January 3rd, 2012

Commissioners Approve Airport Grants

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Sheridan County Commissioner Steve Maier

The Sheridan County Commission approved a resolution Tuesday to apply for two grants that will allow for the “Reconstruct East Airside Taxilane” project at the Sheridan County Airport.

Wyoming Snowpack Rises to 88 Percent of Average

A map showing all of the various snotel sites around Wyoming.

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - Wyoming's snowpack is improving but levels are still below last year.The Natural Resources Conservation Service in Casper said Tuesday that the average snowpack across the state is 88 percent of average, up from 80 percent a week ago.

Public Pulse - Tuesday 01/03/12

Animal Shelter / Representative Sue Wallis-Horse Slaughtering Plants

Alden Roy Shields, First Baby of 2012

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For the first time in seven years the New Years baby in Sheridan County was actually born on New Years day. At 7:20 am on Sunday, parents Scot and Jennifer Shields welcomed Alden Roy Shields into their family.

Small Steps: New Years Dieting

Losing weight as a New Year's resolution can seem like a daunting task, but small steps - and small portions - may help you get there.

January 2nd

Dog Therapy Team Screenings Set for Jan. 8

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Dog therapy teams are made up of an owner and their pet who spend time with someone in the community who may not get many visitors.

Legislators Work On Funding for Highway Improvement

Sheridan Representative Jon Botten appeared on Public Pulse last week, and of the several topics that were discussed, one was funding Wyoming's highways.

Economic Task Force to Continue to Work on Issues

Economic Task Force to Continue to Work on Issues

The Sheridan County Economic Task Force was created several months ago to work on ways to strengthen our local economy.

FORMER SHERIDAN RESIDENT TALKS ABOUT HIS TIME AS A PBR TRANSLATOR

THE PBR HAS A LOCAL FLAVOR - Former Sheridan resident Tab Barker who now resides in Austin, Texas made a visit to Sheridan Media Monday.

Known more for his ongoing "Project School House" program in the last several months some may have seen him on the national television broadcasts of the Professional Bull Riders tour not as a contestant but as a translator for several Brazilian riders.

The problem the PBR had was interviews with the Non-English speaking riders and Barker fit the bill knowing their native language Portuguese.

JCHC Recruiting Difficult, Still Looking For OB staff

JCHC Administrator Sandy Ward

Johnson County Healthcare Center's Hospital Administrator Sandy Ward told the Board of Trustees at their recent meeting that recruiting for an Obstetrics Physician has not gone well, and that the hospital is continuing to recruit nationwide to fill the position.