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October 20th, 2013

Girl Scouts Make World Better Place

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It's their mission, 'building girls of courage, confidence, and character, who make the world a better place.' That's what Girl Scouts is all about; it's not all about Girl Scout Cookies.

WYO Theater Hosts Gala

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Saturday, the WYO Theater held its gala premier featuring the Tony Award-winning musical masterpiece “Cabaret.” For the WYO, it's the one fundraising event for the year. Executive Director Nick Johnson...

Link Floods Commons With Pink

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Saturday, Whitney Commons was flooded with pink as hundreds participated in the 5th annual breast cancer awareness walk called “The Link-Partners in Pink.” Sponsored by Sheridan Memorial Hospital Foundation, the event included a 10K run, a 5K walk/run and a 1.5 mile walk.

The Poll Question of the Week

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On November 5th, voters will decide if they want to renew Sheridan County's 1 percent Capital Facilities Tax. It's the penny tax that helps pay for infrastructure projects in the City of Sheridan, Sheridan County, as well as the municipalities of Clearmont, Dayton, and Ranchester.

Fort Hosts Full Moon Friday

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An October full moon was the perfect backdrop as visitors got a taste of the spookier side of history at Fort Phil Kearny Friday night. It was the first-ever “Full Moon Fort” with guided lantern tours of the fort grounds sprinkled with the fun and freaky facts of soldier and native daily life.

Board Hears Audit, Project Update

The recent audit conducted of the Johnson County School District has been completed and came back “clean” for the most part, with only a few items left to be completed.
District Business Administrator Matt Ramey gave a report to the Board of Trustees at their last meeting, saying there are a few minor issues that will need to be addressed, and the auditors will have a report ready to present to the board in the near future.

Shutdown Effects Mixed, Says Buffalo Chamber

The recent partial shutdown of the Federal Government has had negative effects on some local businesses, but slight or no effects on others, and in some cases has actually helped local business, according to Buffalo Chamber of Commerce Director Angela Jarvis.

Weekend Sports Wrap For Buffalo, Kaycee 10 20 13

The Bison football team came close to getting their first win of the season at home last Friday, but ultimately fell to the Torrington Trailblazers 17-16. They are now 0-7 for the season and will travel to Rawlins this week to play the Outlaws and their season is done.

Johnson County Healthcare's Sufficient

Public Health Officer Dr. Mark Schueler gave a report to the Board of Health on Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) training that is currently happening in Kaycee.

Week in Review

It's time to once again take a look back at some of the stories that made the news this past week with our Sheridan Media Week in Review. U.S. Senator Mike Enzi of Wyoming explained why he voted against the debt limit increase that essentially ended the government shutdown.

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