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January 20th, 2014

Governor Mead Discusses Budget and Local Funding

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Wyoming Governor Matt Mead recently spoke about the upcoming legislative budget session, in particular, how his budget proposal is nearly flat as opposed to two years ago.

Wild Time in Wild Wyoming When it Comes to "Wild" Life

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God bless Wyoming and keep it wild. – Last diary entry by 15-year old Helen Mettler in 1925.

Based on somenews stories there is no shortage of “wild” events occurring around Wyoming in recent months that have caught my attention. Four come to mind:

History Lives in Downtown Sheridan

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Sheridan Media continues its look at the 25 Sheridan County sites that are on the National Register of Historic Places. Today's focus is on the city's Sheridan Main Street Historic District.

Area Rancher/Writer in Town for Book Signing

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Hayden Porter was at Sheridan Stationery on Saturday to sign copies of his Great Farmers book. The book is a collection of nearly 60 essays written by Porter for the Sheridan Press, with subjects ranging from “The Farmers of Sodom” to Jim Bridger to the first tractor farmers.

Council to Consider Creation of D-D-A

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The Sheridan City Council will consider a resolution this evening that would create a downtown development authority. Sheridan Mayor Dave Kinskey says that the Downtown Sheridan Association has been instrumental in doing the leg work for

Annual Bridal Preview Helps Couples Plan The Big Day

Sheridan Media's 2014 Bridal Preview was the place to be over the weekend for soon-to-be newlyweds. With over 30 different vendors present, couples could plan every aspect of their weddings, from picking out a cake, to booking a photographer, and even reserving the location of the ceremony.

January 20th

“My Home Is a Borderland”

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Sunday, the Inner Circle of Sheridan's Fulmer Public Library became the focal point for a staged reading of a new play written by local resident Grace Cannon. She explains.

The “Janes” Have It

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It was a party like none other and Sheridan Media's Judy Hagerott was there and brings us this story.

This Week's Poll Question

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Wyoming is one of 32 states that still authorize the death penalty. Here lethal injection is used and if that's not available, the gas chamber is the next option.

Report On Student Breakfasts Given To School Board

Johnson County School District One Board of Trustees were updated on the latest numbers of kids in the district that are participating in their breakfast program.