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November 12th, 2012

Death, Love and Vampires: Theater Company Presents "Dracula"

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UPDATE: 7:23 p.m.
Theatergoers can look forward to a few nights of death, love and vampires during a presentation of "Dracula." The performance is produced by Sheridan College's No Frills Theater Company and will take place November 15 - 17 at 7:30, at the WYO Theater.

Sweetheart Bakers Involved in Nationwide Strike

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Sweetheart Bakers Involved in Nationwide Strike (Photo courtesy of Bill Stevenson)

This weekend, a number of employees at Sweetheart Bakeries across the country began a ten-month strike, in protest of wage cuts and lack of participation in the company's new pension plans. Chris Foy has the story.

Penny Becker Celebration Has Been Postponed

This Wednesday's celebration event recognizing Penny Becker for over 13 years of service as executive director of Sheridan Travel and Tourism has been postponed due to a family medical emergency. The event will now take place Wednesday, December 5th.

Wyoming Fights For Lead In The Polls

As the new year approaches, so comes the time for the crowning of the new Miss Rodeo America. As 30 young women prepare to travel to Las Vegas, Americans have been closely watching the polls.

Library Friends Raise $54K

This weekend's Friends of the Library annual auction raised nearly $54,000, and drew a crowd of approximately 500 people.

Sheridan College Dedicates Plaza to Vets

Sheridan College dedicated the newly constructed entrance to the facility as Veteran's Plaza this morning to mark the federal observance of Veteran's Day. College President and veteran himself, Dr.

Dept. of Health Braces for Big Cuts

The Wyoming Department of Health has released a plan to compensate for budget cuts, as mandated by legislative action.

Wildlife Defenders Boast Successful Wolf Cohabitation

Defenders of Wildlife is reporting Idaho has experienced its best year yet in terms of cohabitation with wolves on public lands where herd animals graze.

DWS Releases Weekly Wage Data

Recent statistics released by the Department of Workforce Services show the average weekly wage for a worker in Sheridan is $710, whereas Johnson County full-time employees pull in an average of $612.

UW Presidential Search Meeting Tonight in Sheridan

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Residents of Sheridan and Johnson County will have an opportunity this evening to give input on the search for the next president at the University of Wyoming.