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November 12th, 2014

City Service Center Expansion on Schedule

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Work to expand a city facility is progressing and remains on schedule. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter has the story.

Christmas Tree Permits Available for the National Forest

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Christmas Tree permits are now available for the Bighorn National Forest. According to Public Affairs Specialist Susie Douglas with the National Forest, permits are $8 for a tree up to 10 feet tall.

Hill Discusses State Accountability in Education Act

The Wyoming Department of Education announced last week that results from both the federal and state accountability systems for all school districts are available for public view. Superintendent of Public Instruction Cindy Hill spoke with Sheridan Media about her concerns with the new state accountability system.

Program Highlights Sheridan County’s Legacy of Giving

UPDATE: Sheridan’s legacy of giving was the theme of Wednesday’s program presented during the Sheridan County Chamber of Commerce luncheon.

Friends Release Preliminary Auction Take

Last weekend's Friends of the Library Auction raised about $40,000, according to preliminary estimates.

Drivers Warned to Be Careful On Icy Roads

Bad weather and icy conditions appear to have contributed to several vehicle crashes on Monday and Tuesday.

Plans Help Manage Deer Population

The city of Sheridan administers two separate plans to manage the deer population. News Director Leslie Stratmoen has the details.

Who Should Pay for Wyoming’s Wildlife?

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By Angus M. Thuermer Jr.

Wyoming should change the way wildlife management is funded, shifting the principal burden off the backs of hunters and insulating other revenue from political meddling, authors of a Wyoming Law Review article say.

November 12th

Wyoming News

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Latest Wyoming news, sports, business and entertainment

Buffalo, Sheridan, Gillette Jointly Applying For Planning Grant

The three major communities in northeast Wyoming are working together to apply for a planning grant through the Wyoming Business Council for economic development.