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May 20th

'March on Monsanto' Hits Sheridan

'March on Monsanto' Hits Sheridan

Monsanto is an American multinational agricultural biotech corporation that calls themselves a sustainable agriculture company, but some say the group is killing small farms and local agriculture as well as causing health problems related to consumption of its foods. This Saturday there will be a "March on Monsanto" in Sheridan designed to raise awareness to the problems posed by GMO foods. Sheridan Media's Chris Foy has more.

U.S. 14A Opening Delayed Until Tuesday

U.S. 14A Opening Delayed Until Tuesday

The Wyoming Department of Transportation has announced that due to inclement weather, the re-opening of U.S. 14A - a 22 mile stretch of road west of Burgess Junction - has been delayed until noon on Tuesday.

Opening Minds to Global Problems and Solutions

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Opening Minds to Global Problems and Solutions

A team from the University of Wyoming will be presenting the fruit of their interdisciplinary studies in Sheridan on Wednesday evening. Jean Garrison, University of Wyoming director of global and area studies - formerly international studies - explains.

Enrollment Numbers Comparisons From JCSD1

At last week's meeting of the Johnson County School District One Board of Trustees, District Business Manager Matt Ramey gave a very preliminary budget report to the board, and also crunched some enrollment numbers over the past five years.

Commissioners To Discuss Jo Co Fire Warden At Meeting

The Johnson County Commissioners will work through a full agenda Tuesday during their regular meeting.

Buffalo Council To Discuss Agreements For Pipeline Projects

Buffalo's City Council, at their Tuesday meeting, will discuss two separate project agreements for two different pipeline projects.

Jo Co Commission Discusses NW Pipeline Meetings

Johnson County's Commissioners, at their last meeting, discussed the possibility of holding public informational meetings on the NW Water Line Project, to inform the public in that area about the project and the possibility of county residents connecting to the water line in the area.

Wyoming Man Dies When Motorcycle Hits Car in Montana

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BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) - A Sheridan, Wyo., man died and two other Sheridan residents were injured when a motorcycle collided with a car in southeastern Montana.

VA Hosts Pie, Plant Sale Tuesday

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The Sheridan VA is hosting a “Plants and Pie” event Tuesday morning to support green-thumbed volunteers with social ambitions. Spokesperson for the VAMC, Jackie Van Mark.

Search for Ed Director Hits Home Stretch

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The application period for the new position as Director of the Wyoming Department of Education has ended, and the state's Board of Education will now begin calling candidates for interviews.