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August 28th, 2012

SCSD#1 Gets Proactive Against Bullying

With the school year starting up, there's no question students across the nation have butterflies, and for some, those first-day jitters might not be the good kind.

Know Your New Game Warden

As mentioned by Sheridan Media News yesterday, the Sheridan area has a new warden working for the Game and Fish.

Buffalo, Johnson County Landmarks Featured In New TV Show

A film crew from the TV network Destination America is in Buffalo this week to film at the Occidental and possibly other locations for a new show called “Ghost Town Gold,” which will debut on the network in 2013.

Six File For Five Positions On Johnson County School Board

At their meeting Monday night, the Johnson County School District One Board Of Trustees learned that six persons have filed for five open seats on the school board for the General Election coming in November.

Johnson County To Use Title III Funding For Search & Rescue

At their meeting last week, the Johnson County Commissioners voted to use left over Title III funds for reimbursement of expenses for work associated with fire and emergency services performed on Federal lands.

August 27th

New Wildfire Springs Up in Teton Wilderness

A new wildfire that started in the Teton Wilderness in western Wyoming over the weekend has grown to about 4,000 acres.

Brewfest to Offer Microbrews From Around the Region

Beer lovers will no doubt want to mark their calender for Brewfest 2012, a fundraiser for the Sheridan County Chamber of Commerce one week from this Saturday.

Parliamentary Procedure Presentation

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City of Sheridan Clerk Scott Badley gave a presentation to the Sheridan City Council Monday that focused on Parliamentary procedure and Robert's Rules of Order.

Hunting Season for Upland Bird and Small Game Begin This Week

(Photo Courtesy of the G&F)
(Photo Courtesy of the G&F)

Saturday, September 1st is opening day for small game and upland bird seasons. Game and Fish Information Specialist Warren Mischke says that there are a couple of things hunters need to keep in mind, especially this year with the drought.

Fire Restrictions Lifted In Parts of Medicine Bow National Forest

Fire restrictions have been lifted in some areas of the Medicine Bow National Forest near Laramie, but much of the state remains in the grip of a relentless drought that is predicted to persist over the next few weeks.