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July 4th, 2013

Johnson County Receives Two Fuel Bids, No Action Yet

At their meeting earlier this week, the Johnson County Commissioners opened two bids to provide fuel for the county's fleet of vehicles.

On With the Show

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Another 4th of July and another fireworks show at the Equestrian Center. For many, it's become quite a tradition to head out past the Bird Farm and enjoy the fireworks show and Sheridan Media's Judy Hagerott is no different. She brings us this story.

Senator Bruce Burns Lights Up the Sky

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Red, White and Blue filled the sky over the Big Horn Equestrian Center Thursday evening as Senator Bruce Burns and his crew filled the sky with over thirty minutes of show and awe. Near the end of the show a big heart and smiley face lit up the sky - perhaps that was Bruce's way of showing that he has a big heart to go with that ever present smile on his face.

Person in Fort Smith Plane Crash Hospitalized

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) - One of two people injured in the crash of a single-engine airplane near Fort Smith remained hospitalized Wednesday.

Public Meeting Scheduled for Pavillion Water Study

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CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - Wyoming officials have scheduled the first public meeting about the state's plans to take over an investigation of groundwater pollution in the Pavillion area.

The Pavillion working group will meet Aug. 2 at the Riverton Holiday Inn.

Sheridan County Extends Dissolution Date of Lake DeSmet Counties Coalition

At their meeting this week, the Sheridan County Board of Counties Commissioners voted unanimously to amend their agreement with Johnson County in regards to the dissolution of the Lake DeSmet Counties Coalition. Sheridan County Commissioner, Mike Nickel.

BOCC Amends Agreement for Countywide Ambulance Service

The Sheridan County Board of County Commissioners approved a motion to amend the contract for countywide service with Rocky Mountain Ambulance at their meeting earlier this week.

Cracking Down on Underage Drinking at Sheridan's Street Dance

The State Liquor Commission has provided four ID scanners for use in Sheridan County, and they will be used by the Sheridan Police Department at the upcoming street dance.

July 3rd

So, What's To Do On The Fourth Of July In Buffalo?

With the various fire districts in Northeast Wyoming banning personal fireworks this year, it may seem like the fun is gone from the holiday.
But, commercial fireworks are still being offered at the Big Horn Equestrian Center Thursday night.

Wyo. Legislators on Obamacare Provision's Year-Long Delay

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President Barack Obama announced Wednesday that implementation of a key provision within the Affordable Care Act would be delayed for a year. The delayed item, the requirement for employers with at least 50 workers to offer health coverage to their employees, will be reconsidered in 2014.