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June 11th, 2012

Sheridan Media Nets 9 WAB Awards

The Sheridan Media crew took home 8 awards over the weekend at the annual WAB Convention in Gillette.

Sheridan Media took home nine awards from the Wyoming Association of Broadcasters convention over the weekend in Gillette.

Sheridan College Main Entrance Closed Temporarily

Sheridan College Main Entrance Closed Temporarily

In a media release issued by Sheridan College, they've announced that the main entrance to the campus has been closed temporarily due to construction on the Edward A. Whitney Academic Center. Those visiting the College will need to use the southern entrance near the Ag Complex.

Johnson County Takes Care of Some Housekeeping

Johnson County Commissioners

At their regular meeting last week, the Johnson County Commissioners approved a number of “housekeeping” Resolutions and contracts.

JCSD1 Approves Purchase Of Property

JCSD1 Board of Trustees

At their first meeting of June, the Johnson County School District One Board of Trustees approved the recommended purchase of a property adjacent to Clear Creek Middle School.

Animal Officer Emphasizes Importance of Leashes in Town

One of the most common incidents on Sheridan's daily police report is “Dog At Large.” Senior community service officer, Raymond Buhr, explains what that means. means.

Buffalo Council: No Open Containers At Ball Fields

The Buffalo City Council, at the request of Police Sgt. Garth Nicholas, upheld a ban on open containers at the softball/baseball fields at Centennial Park.

G&F Cutt Slam Season Is Underway

There are four subspecies of Cutthroat Trout in Wyoming, and the state's Game and Fish Department is challenging local anglers to meet them all.

UW Launches Wildfire Prevention Website

The University of Wyoming has established a website that provides ways for landowners to reduce wildfire risks to houses, cabins and outbuildings.

Sheridan Search and Rescue Responds to Back-To-Back Calls

Sheridan Search and Rescue volunteers worked with county emergency responders in back-to-back incidents over the weekend.

Inmate Escapes From State Honor Camp

James Friesan escaped from the Wyoming Honor Conservation Camp at approximately 11:30 this morning. If sighted, please contact local authorities. (Photo Courtesy of the Wyoming Department of Corrections)

An inmate from the Wyoming Honor Conservation Camp is on escape status after being seen leaving the the facility without permission this morning.