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April 8th, 2014

Energy Company Recognized for Supporting Education

An energy company that operates a coal mine 35 miles north of Sheridan and contributes to the technical programs at the community colleges of both Sheridan and Gillette has been recognized nationally for its commitment to education.

Governor Calls Unemployment Rates Positive Signs

Wyoming's Governor Matt Mead says the latest unemployment figures show the strength of Wyoming and he believes the economy will continue to expand.

April 7th

Local sports schedule -- Lots of action this week

SOCCER - The Sheridan high school soccer teams have more conference action with the Cheyenne schools this week.

On a windy Monday at practice Lady Bronc Head coach Mallery Marshall said the Lady Bronc win at Gillette last Friday was big especially coming off a conference loss against Laramie.

And Marshall says the matches with the Cheyenne schools will be a good test for the Lady Broncs at home this week. And they are working this week on being more aggressive with the ball.

A Look Back in Time: April 8, 1914

County Clerk Floyd has been directed by the commissioners to write to the state board of charities and reform, and apply for some convict labor for Sheridan this summer.

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Buffalo Council Approves Overtime Policy Change

Buffalo's City Council voted to allow a change in the city's overtime policy at the request of Buffalo Police Chief Jason Carder, who brought the request before city leaders to improve coverage by his officers on duty, and to define the working hours and overtime by the staff in dispatch.

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Commission Discusses Fire Hall Heating System

The Johnson County Commissioners, at their last meeting, discussed issues with the heating system at the old Kaycee Fire Hall, and eventually tabled further discussions to this week's meeting where they will discuss the matter further.

Kaycee Library Needs Repairs, Possible Replacement

Kaycee's Library building is in need of repairs or possible replacement, and the Johnson County Commissioners will be looking at what to do with the structure after they approved an assessment on both the building and the soil where it now sits.

WyDOT Starts Opening Seasonal Road

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Beginning next week Wyoming Department of Transportation crews will start the process of re-opening the 22-mile stretch of scenic mountain road from Burgess Junction to Lovell.