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June 19th, 2013

Lawmakers Raise Impeachment Possibility for Superintendent Hill

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Wyoming Governor Matt Mead's office released the inquiry team report this week regarding the Wyoming Department of Education. The report listed a number complaints and concerns about how the agency has been run under State Superintendent of Public Instruction Cindy Hill.

Buffalo Run Target Shooting Banned

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One of Sheridan County's most popular target practice sites has been shut down by the state amid concerns of safety and care of the land.

Clinic: Hunt Deer With Buckshot

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The Wyoming Game and Fish Department is hosting a free shotgun shooting class this weekend that has a real-world application to Sheridan County Hunters.

Buffalo Adopts Budget

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The Buffalo City Council approved its annual appropriation bill for the upcoming fiscal year Tuesday night.

Scott Foundation Gives $250K to the WYO

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The Homer A. and Mildred S. Scott Foundation has pledged $250,000 to the WYO Theater Capital Campaign according to Richard Davis and Kandi Davis, co-chairs of the campaign.

June 18th

Sheridan and Buffalo Working Together

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The Northeast Wyoming Municipal leaders group, or NEWY, is comprised of leaders from 15 different municipalities throughout northeast Wyoming.

Johnson County Commissioners Approve Fire Suppression MOU

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The Johnson County Commissioners Tuesday approved a Memorandum of Understanding for fire suppression between the County Road and Bridge Department and the fire districts within Johnson County. Commission Chair Delbert Eitel explains the details of the MOU.

Art Jubilee to Kickoff at Third Thursday

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(Photo by Ron Richter)

This year's first Third Thursday Street Festival will take place this week in downtown Sheridan. Executive Director for the Sheridan Artists Guild Jody Sauers says that Thursday night's festival will also be the kickoff to the first ever Sheridan Art Jubilee.

Oil Rig Pops Up in Sheridan County

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Onshore Holdings, LLC, has set up an oil rig approximately 9 miles out of town on Highway 14 East toward Ucross.

County Airport Awards Contracts for Plan, Hangars

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Sheridan County Airport is moving forward with its long-awaited Master Plan Study, as the Federal Aviation Administration is able to release funds to airports around the country for federally mandated projects.