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April 6th

Johnson County OK's April As Month Of The Military Child

From left: Delbert Eitel, John Gibbs, John Zorbas, Sr., John Zorbas, Jr., Kathy Zorbas, Smokey Wildeman.

During their Tuesday meeting, the Johnson County Commissioners heard a short presentation from the Wyoming National Guard and then signed a proclamation making April the Month Of The Military Child in the county.

Crazy Woman Square Mural Project Underway

The new mural that will be painted on the Hitching Post building in Buffalo.
Workers prep the Hitching Post wall for the new mural.

Surface Easement Agreements have been executed on the Hitching Post and Margo's Pottery buildings and Buffalo's City Council has approved preliminary work to begin on the mural project in Crazy Woman Square.

Sheridan Community Blood Drive Slated for Next Week

Sheridan Community Blood Drive Slated for Next Week

United Blood Services will be hosting the Sheridan Community Blood Drive next Monday through Wednesday at the Best Wester Sheridan Center Ballroom. UBS Regional Donor Recruitment Director Lesli Asay explains what blood type they are in greatest need of.

CRC Now State Distribution Point For Prevention Money

Toni Cervenka

A recent decision by the State of Wyoming has resulted in the Community Resource Center of Johnson County being named as the state's distribution office for prevention program funds for all of Wyoming.

April 5th

Easter Egg Hunting 2012 in Sheridan County

It's a big week for green-grass-driven springtime competition: the Masters, Major League Baseball's Opening Day, and of course Easter Egg Hunting 2012 in Sheridan County.

An Evening With Brian O'Keefe (Correction: 7 to 9 pm)

The WYO Theater is the place to be for fish enthusiasts this Saturday, including a little something for those who enjoy traveling outside Wyoming to do their angling.

Portion of BNF Trail 38 Switched to Non-Motorized Use

The Tongue District Ranger of the Big Horn National Forest has converted a portion of Trail 38 from motorized to non-motorized use.

Joey's Fly Fishing Foundation to be Featured on the Sportsman Channel

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Joey Puettman, Founder of Joey's Fly Fishing Foundation.

Last summer film crews with the Sportsman Channel were in Sheridan to film an episode with Joey's Fly Fishing Foundation. Founder and Program Director Joey Puettman explains the show that was filmed last year.

April is Distracted Driving Awareness Month

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April is Distracted Driving Awareness Month

April is National Distracted Driving Awareness Month and Governor Matt Mead is behind a public service push to promote the cold hard facts about what happens when drivers are too busy with everything but the 3,500 hundred pound hunk of metal they're in control of.

BLM Updates Johnson County On Minerals, Sage Grouse

The Bureau of Land Management's Buffalo Field Office Manager Duane Spencer spoke to the Johnson County Commissioners at their meeting Tuesday, updating them on current revisions and plans concerning Resources in the Powder River Basin.