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October 9th, 2013

STATE TENNIS FINALS / LOCAL FOOTBALL / "PINK" VOLLEYBALL AT SC TONIGHT

Two-time state champ Julia Fenn

STATE TENNIS - Sheridan Lady Bronc tennis player Julia Fenn won her second straight state championship Wednesday afternoon, Fenn lost only two games on her run to the title.

Bronc defending boys state champ Reed Ritterbusch had to settle for second place and his teammate Adam Berry ended up in third place after winning the consolation final.

The Broncs finished 3rd as a team while the Lady Broncs were 5th.

Buffalo Council Approves Board Hopefuls

The Buffalo City Council, at their last meeting, approved the appointments of Dave Stewart and Linda Becker to the Lodging Tax Board; Stewart to a 3-year term and Becker to finish an unexpired term.
Also approved by the council was Bill Cooley to a 4-year term on the Buffalo Trails Board.

Commission Approves Truck Purchase

Johnson County Road and Bridge Supervisor Scott Pehringer brought a request to finance the purchase of a plow truck before the county commissioners at their Tuesday meeting.

Gatchell Plans Fall Gathering

The 20th annual Jim Gatchell Memorial Museum's Fall Gathering will be this Saturday evening, October 12th beginning at 6 o'clock at the Johnson County Fairgrounds.

Game Official Retires

A familiar face at the Wyoming Game and Fish Department will be retiring in several weeks. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter has the story.

Strongest Dog in the West

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In June of this year, Paw Prints Pet Boutique in Sheridan held the inaugural wiener dog races. This Saturday (Oct. 12), they'll be holding another unique contest, as dogs of all shapes and sizes will be able to show their strength in the first-ever doggie weight pull contest.

Senator Wants Parks Reopened

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The closing of national parks due to the Government shutdown is certainly drawing ire from the public. U.S. Senator Mike Enzi of Wyoming called for approval of a bill Wednesday to reopen the country's national parks.

STATE TENNIS: FENN 1ST / RITTERBUSCH 2ND / BERRY 3RD

Sheridan Lady Bronc Julia Fenn won her second straight tennis title Wednesday afternoon, Fenn lost only two games on the way to the title.

Bronc defending boys state champ Reed Ritterbusch had to settle for second place and his teammate Adam Berry ended up in third place after winning the consolation final.

The Broncs finished 3rd as a team while the Lady Broncs were 5th.

Traffic Signals Become 4-Way Stops

The Wyoming Department of Transportation is reminding drivers that if you approach a non-functioning traffic control signal from any direction at an intersection, you must treat it like a 4-way stop.

Legislators Want Hill Funds

The Wyoming Legislature's Management Council will meet Oct. 15 to consider a request to pay for an attorney and others to help the state House in its investigation into Superintendent Cindy Hill.