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November 14th, 2013

City, County MOU Discussed On NW Pipeline

A Memorandum of Understanding, (MOU), between the City of Buffalo and Johnson County concerning the shared additional costs of design and easement acquisition on the NW Water Pipeline Project was tabled until the county commission's next meeting November 19th.

Senator Burns Discusses State Revenues

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A favorable report from the Consensus Revenue Estimating Group, or CREG, which is a panel of financial experts from the legislative and executive branches of state government, means that Wyoming lawmakers will have more money to spend during the upcoming session than what had been anticipated. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter has the story.

Water Board Makes Account Adjustments

Adjusting two accounts of customers of the Sheridan Area Water Supply System was approved Wednesday by the SAWS Joint Powers Board. SAWS Project Manager Dan Coughlin says that the adjustments were made in accordance with their leak policy.

UW Graduate Student Takes Part in Chief Scientist Training Program

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A University of Wyoming Geology and Geophysics graduate student was one of 14 scientists nationwide selected for the National Scientist Training Workshop. Will Fortin studied for 10 days in the Atlantic Ocean aboard the University of Rhode Island’s research vessel, the Endeavor.

Recreation District Plans Hoop Tourneys

The Sheridan Recreation District is planning a Holiday Inn Winter Shootout. The tournament will be held Dec. 21-22, but there's a $15 cut in the price if teams register by the end of the month. That brings the team cost down to $150. To reserve a spot, call 672-8931.

Home Tour Supports Homeless Animals

A tour of homes to raise money to take care of animals until they find a home has been planned by the managers of the Dog and Cat Shelter in Sheridan.

Wyoming Superintendent Honors Teacher

Wyoming Superintendent of Public Instruction Cindy Hill said it was great to be in Sheridan Tuesday to officially honor Fort McKenzie High School teacher Mick Wiest as Wyoming's 2014 Teacher of the Year. He's now in the running for national teacher of the year.

Open Studios Tour Deemed Success

Fourteen Sheridan artists opened their homes and studios free to the public this past weekend to what they described as generally good but mixed results.

Clouds Glow Over Mountains

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There was a mixture of clouds in the skies, early this morning.

VA Hosts Veterans Day Observance

Every day should be a day to honor the nation's veterans, according to Keith Davidson, who is a current past State American Legion Commander.