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May 12th, 2014

Hicks Discusses Status Of Lake DeSmet

Johnson County Commissioner Jim Hicks updated the other commissioners on the current status of Lake DeSmet now that the 99-year water lease agreement with the Wyoming Game And Fish Commission has been signed.

Land Trust Invites You to Unplug for a Week

A local non-profit group has a week of events planned that encourage outdoor activities. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter has the story.

Governor Releases Liquefied Natural Gas Report

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Wyoming Governor Matt Mead released a report Monday indicating that the state is well positioned to be a leader in developing a liquefied natural gas industry for high horsepower uses.

Chamber Luncheon Features Lottery CEO

With the Sheridan Holiday Inn playing host to the Rocky Mountain Leather Trade Show, this month's Sheridan County Chamber of Commerce luncheon has been moved to the Historic Sheridan Inn.

Little Wyoming Baby Girl Kissed by the Pope in Rome

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Some day little Theresa Freeh will realize what a special little girl she was on that Wednesday when Pope Francis kissed her.

She was among 800,000 people crowding the Vatican in the center of Rome during the sainthood ceremonies recently where two former popes were canonized.

Marble Championships Draw Rollers

Sheridan fourth-grader James Holst is this year's Sheridan City Marble Champion.

Texting While Driving Tickets on Rise

Texting while driving has become a growing problem, locally. Chief Rich Adriaens of the Sheridan police force said his department has written 24 tickets for texting over the latest three-year period of tallies, which was since 2010 when the law was enacted through the end of last year.

Ranch Sustainability Forum Begins Today

Sheridan County's first Ranch Sustainability Forum starts today at Sheridan College and the Padlock Ranch.

Commissioners to Decide Salaries for Elected Officials

The Sheridan County Commission is considering freezing the salaries of all elected county officers, for now, except for the coroner's.

May 11th

A Look Back in Time: May 12, 1914

The Sheridan Stampede committee yesterday adopted the official expression for the Fourth of July event being planned here.