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November 7th

Representative Berger to Run for Speaker Pro Tem Position

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State Representative Rosie Berger (Courtesy Photo)

Wyoming State Representative for House District 51 Rosie Berger announced on Wednesday's Public Pulse that she will seek the position of House Speaker Pro Tem for the upcoming legislative session. Berger explains why she's running for the position.

Sen. Enzi Foresees a Bullet Tax and Deadlock from the "Do Nothing Congress"

Senator Mike Enzi stopped by the Bozeman Trail Conference Center in Buffalo Wednesday to share his perspectives onthe future of our nation and our state with Pres. Obama in a second term (photo by Chris Foy).
Sen. Enzi chats with Rachel McCaughey and Angela Jarvis of the Buffalo Chamber of Commerce (photo by Chris Foy).
Buffalo Mayor Randy Dyess talks with Sen. Enzi at the luncheon (photo by Chris Foy).

Senator Mike Enzi stopped in at the Bozeman Trail Conference Center in Buffalo Wednesday to share his perspectives on the future of our nation and our state. He said Americans can expect more of the same from the White House and Congress - much more of it.

Firefighters on the Scene of Three Wildfires in the Bighorn National Forest

The U.S. Forest Service issued a media release that states that Bighorn National Forest firefighters are on the scene of three wildfires burning on the Tongue Ranger District.

Authorities Identify Deceased Kaycee Resident

UPDATE 1:47 PM As reported by K2 Radio,the Kaycee Police Department has confirmed that the body that was found Wednesday morning at the school is that of 46-year-old Kaycee resident Ramah Jackson, who was a former custodian at the Kaycee School. Anyone with any information is urged to contact the Kaycee Police Department (307) 738-2351.

Two Fires Erupt in Sheridan County

The Bull Elk Park fire is one of two fires burning in Sheirdan County as of yesteday afternoon. (Photo courtesy of the U.S. Forest Service)

Firefighters were called out yesterday afternoon to two fires burning in the Big Horn National Forest. The Bull Elk Park fire spans four acres 10 miles northwest of Ranchester. According to a media release from the U.S.

State, Feds Set to Collide Over Amendment A

Wyoming voters resoundingly passed Wyoming Constitutional Amendment A at the polls yesterday, essentially setting up a state statutes that directly conflict with the federal Affordable Care Act, or Obamacare.

SHERIDAN MEDIA EXCLUSIVE: Gerard Pleads Guilty

UPDATE: 3:39 p.m.

Former Buffalo city council member, Justin Gerard, has entered a plea of guilty to a felony charge of possession of a controlled substance, marijuana, with intent to deliver. Sheridan Media's Chris Foy was at the Campbell County District Courthouse in Gillette Wednesday morning and has the story.

JoCo Agrees to Buy DeSmet

The Johnson County Commissioners have elected to buy Sheridan County's water rights interests in Lake DeSmet.

Trustee Looks to Raise School Dropout Age

Sheridan County School District #2 trustee, Richard Bridger, has started an initiative to change the Wyoming state law regarding the age a student can legally drop out of school.

November 7th

Opinions Still Run Strong, Even in Wyoming

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Tuesday night, there was a lot in common between Sheridan County's Republican and Democratic Headquarters. There was food, faithful party supporters, and TV's set up to watch election results.