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Sen. Enzi Addresses Federal Gun Control Efforts

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Sen. Enzi Addresses Federal Gun Control Efforts (Photo by Chris Foy)

U.S. Senator Mike Enzi, sat down Wednesday and responded to questions and comments from his constituents about gun control efforts making rounds in Washington D.C. and certain states, among other topics.

SHS Rodeo Returns to the Sheridan County Fairgrounds

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SHS Rodeo Returns to the Sheridan County Fairgrounds (Photo by Chris Foy)

At Thursday night's meeting of the Sheridan County Fair Association Board of Trustees, facilities director at the fairgrounds, Jamie Ringley, presented a few projects that were approved by the board. Sheridan Media's Chris Foy has the story.

Wildlife Crime on the Rise

Sheridan Game Warden Bruce Scigliano (Photo Courtesy of the G&F)

Wildlife crime in northeast Wyoming is on the rise. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter has the story.

Emergency Responders to Hold Mock Drunk Driving Demo at SHS

Emergency Responders to Hold Mock Drunk Driving Demo at SHS (Photo courtesy of Mothers Against Drunk Driving)

Sheridan Fire-Rescue, along with other local emergency service providers, will be conducting a “Last Call” drill at Sheridan High School on Friday, May 3, at 8:45 a.m.

SC Recognizes Outstanding Service-Learning Project and Community Partner

(Photo Courtesy of Sheridan College)

The Sheridan College award for Outstanding Service-Learning Project was recently presented to Josh Michelena, Construction Technology Instructor, and his students for their work on constructing homes for Habitat for Humanity of the Eastern Bighorns.

Lummis Vouches for Hydropower

Congresswoman, Cynthia Lummis, took two minutes on the floor of the House of Representatives to lend an enthusiastic, supportive voice for hydropower development and rural jobs in Wyoming.

Wyoming High Mercury Fish Identified

Wyoming-caught trout, pictured here, are considered to be low in mercury. The Department of Health advises women and children eat no more than 2 servings per week. (photo by Justin Davis)

The Wyoming Department of Health has issued an advisory for Wyomingites regarding mercury in some wild-caught freshwater fish.

Crash Course: Obamacare

The upcoming year will be a big one in terms of implementing healthcare reform for both businesses and individuals, as key components of the Affordable Care Act go into play.

BHS Commons Area To Get New Flooring

The Johnson County School District One Board of Trustees, at this week's meeting, accepted a bid for flooring replacement in the Buffalo High School Commons area for $52,405 from The Woods in Sheridan.

Johnson County Commission Wants E911 Data Done Sooner

Johnson County GIS/Mapping Specialist and Planner Jim Waller has been working on completing data layers for mapping on county parcels but the county has noticed issues with E911 information and inaccuracies involving the dispatch center at the Justice Center.