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October 14th, 2012

No Excuse for Abuse

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October is National Domestic Violence Awareness Month and the Advocacy and Resource Center in Sheridan held their “March Against Family Violence” down Main Street Saturday morning and Sheridan Media's Judy Hagerott was there.

Man Held In Montana On Cody Abduction Case

The Cody Enterprise is reporting that a man is being held after being arrested in Bozeman, Montana in connection with the October 8th abduction of an 11-year old Cody girl.

Anonymous sources cited by the newspaper said the man was arrested and is being interviewed today by authorities.

Candidate Forums Slated for This Week

With this year's General Election just a few weeks away, the Sheridan County Chamber of Commerce Governmental Affairs Committee will be hosting candidate forums this Tuesday and Wednesday at Sheridan College. Chamber Program Coordinator Teresa Detimore.

Sheridan Media Week In Review

Here's a look at the past week's top headlines from Sheridan Media News:

Survey: Sportsmen Choose Conservation over Land Development

Earlier this week, Wyoming Governor, Matt Mead, applauded the efforts of a conservationist group to purchase mineral rights for approximately 58,000 acres of land in the Hoback Basin to prevent oil and gas drilling there.

October 13th

JCHC Board Gets Positive Financial Report For September

At their last meeting the Johnson County Healthcare Center Board of Trustees received a mostly positive financial report from Hospital Administrator Sandy Ward.

Police Shoot, Wound Casper Halfway House Escapee

CASPER, Wyo. (AP) - Casper police say one of their officers shot a halfway house escapee who drew a gun in a parking garage. The suspect was hospitalized Friday with a non-life-threatening arm wound and faces new charges.

Sheridan Fire-Rescue Hosting Fire Code Presentations

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Sheridan Fire-Rescue Hosting Fire Code Presentations. (Photo Courtesy of Sheridan Fire-Rescue)

This upcoming Monday night, the Sheridan City Council will be considering the 2012 International Fire Code on 2nd reading. To inform business and property owners on the upcoming changes, Sheridan Fire-Rescue is hosting presentations that will address the new requirements that are part of the code.

October 12th

Buffalo Bison at Torrington Trailblazers

Final... Buffalo 42, Torrington 23. Bison are now 3-4 on the season.

Sheridan County Fair Association Has a New Website

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At this week's meeting of the Sheridan County Fair Association, Facilities Director Melissa Albrecht showed off the association's new website to board members. A recent update brings with it a brand new calendar program, a video of the association's modernization plan and more.