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April 14th, 2014

This Week's Poll Question

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State Superintendent of Public Instruction Cindy Hill should be back on the job soon. There have been several issues raised concerning Hill's leadership and last year, a law replaced Hill with an appointed director. Earlier this year, the Wyoming Supreme Court overturned that law.

First-Ever Spring Escape to the Tropics

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RENEW held its first-ever “Spring Escape to the Tropics” and the timing couldn't have been any better as Sheridan was hit with a another snowstorm Saturday.

April 13th

AP News Update

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Latest Wyoming news, sports, business and entertainment

A Look Back in Time: April 14, 1914

The fire department was called out three times last evening to extinguish fires. Two of those were quite serious.

Planner Gives Reports To Buffalo City Council

City Planning Director Lynn Barrett gave her report to the Buffalo Council during their last meeting, saying her office has so far this month received no new planning and zoning applications, but a citizen did bring a property utility question to her that will likely come before the council before long.

Johnson County Youth Camp Board Now Non-Profit

Members of the Johnson County Youth Camp Board came before the county commissioners last week to update them on the progress they have made in getting themselves designated as a non-profit group, and getting into a better position to run the Johnson County Youth Camp for the county.

Beef Quality Assurance Training Thursday in Buffalo

The Johnson County Office of University of Wyoming Extension will be having a Beef Quality Assurance certification training Thursday, April 17th from 2 to 4 pm at the Johnson County Fire Station in Buffalo.

New Science Standards Under Review

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CASPER, Wyo. (AP) - The Wyoming Board of Education has decided that proposed new K-12 science standards need more review.

The board on Friday instructed the state Department of Education to conduct further review of the Next Generation Science Standards.

Week in Review

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It's time once again to take a look back at a few of the top news stories from this past week with our Sheridan Media Week in Review.

Sheridan businessman Jesus Rios was selected by the Sheridan City Council to fill the vacant ward three seat on the Council. Rios says that enthusiastic about the city's plans to increase reserve funds.

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April 12th

Feds Urge Judge Not to Block Birth-Control Rule

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CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - Government lawyers are opposing a request from Catholic organizations in Wyoming seeking to block the birth-control coverage requirement in the federal health care overhaul.