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May 23rd, 2011

Poll Question: Kids on “Leashes”

Toddler with freedom to walk while being strapped into a child harness/backpack.

You may have seen them as you've driven around town in the past few weeks – cars with the words “Free the Leash Kids” written on the backs of car windows.

Jo Co Approves New Regulations for Lake DeSmet

Johnson County Commission

The Johnson County Commissioners, at their meeting last week, approved amendments to the existing regulations at the Mikesell-Potts Recreation Area at Lake DeSmet.

Bison Soccer: Boys Second, Girls Third

The Bison soccer teams wrapped up their soccer seasons this past weekend, with the boys finishing second and the girls third at the state tournament.
The boys started with a win Thursday over Powell 8-0, then beat Lander 2-0 Friday, which set up the championship with Cody Saturday. The Bison fell in a tough-fought 2-1 loss to the Broncs to finish second at state.

Buffalo to Look into Ownership of Park Lane Strip

Buffalo City Council

The Buffalo City Council, at their last meeting, considered a request by a citizen to take over the maintenance of a strip of land on Park Lane from the residents of the street.

May 22nd

Leather Trade Show

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Carolyn Wertman shows off a fine piece of skunk skin.

This was the 18th year in a row for the Rocky Mountain Leather and Trade Show to come to Sheridan and it all could be found under one roof at the Holiday Inn.

Spay/Neuter Three Day Clinic

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Prepared and waiting for surgery.

The Exhibit Hall at the Sheridan County Fairgrounds became a mini hospital over the weekend as hundreds of cats and dogs went under the knife

It was the first annual spay and neuter clinic called “Be a Winner-Prevent a Litter,” hosted by the Second Chance Sheridan Cat Rescue.

Cowtown Hoedown Celebrates 60 Years

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Cowtown Hoedown dancers

Allemende Left…Do-Si-Do…Promenade, now do that with three other couples forming a square on the dance floor and you have the beginnings of a square dance.

Broncs Take State Soccer

For the first time ever the Sheridan Broncs are the Wyoming State High School Soccer Champions. Sheridan came from behind to take the title from last years winners the Laramie Plainsmen with two goals in three minutes to seal-the-deal 2 to 1.

Officials Urge Public to Report Flooding to Law Enforcement

Little Goose flowing across Woodland Park Road.

With flooding occurring in parts of Sheridan and Sheridan County, the public is encouraged to report any flooding they may witness immediately to authorities. Sheridan Police Chief Richard Adriaens.

May 21st

Senator Enzi: Policies Should Allow Energy to Flow Freely

U.S. Senator Mike Enzi

As higher fuel prices take more and more money from family budgets and businesses bottom lines, U.S. Senator Mike Enzi continues to back legislation that would decrease the price at the pump.