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March 27th, 2011

Head, Hands, Heart, and Health

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Four year-old Landon Underwood trys his hand at the ring toss while grandma Sharlon Rathjen looks on.

Call it the nice weather, the economic times, or an inexpensive fun-filled family event, but the annual 4-H Carnival held Saturday at the Sheridan County Fairgrounds can be deemed nothing but a success.

Senator Enzi: Health Care Law Absolutely Has to be Changed

U.S. Senator Mike Enzi has been very vocal about his dislike of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, better known as Obama Care. As far as if Enzi feels the health care law needs to
be reworked?

Sheridan Recreation District Rescinds State Loan

Sheridan Recreation District Director Richard Wright

The Sheridan Recreation District recently received correspondence from the State regarding the status of a community center that the Recreation District was proposing to build several years ago. Recreation District Executive Director Richard Wright explains.

State Historical Society Seeking Nominations for Historic Preservation Awards

The Wyoming State Historical Society is seeking nominations for two prestigious Historic Preservation Awards.

The Wyoming State Historical Society is seeking nominations for two prestigious Historic Preservation Awards. Historical Society Executive Secretary Linda Fabian says that one of the awards is in honor of a former treasurer of the Historical Society.

March 26th

Buffalo Council Approves Lot Split, Amendment

Resolution No. 1314, authorizing a lot split for property in the county was approved by the Buffalo City Council at their last meeting.

Reservation System Implemented for Tongue River State Park

Campers can make reservations up to nine months in advance of staying at Tongue River State Park. To learn more, visit

Even though today's weather is still a bit winter-like, word from the Montana Fish & Wildlife is that reservations for twenty Montana State Park camping locations will be opening up in just a couple weeks.

Advisory Committee Looks at Future for Seniors

Sheridan Senior Center Director Carmen Rideout

The Sheridan Senior Center Advisory Committee, which is comprised of SSC board members and members of the community, met with Community Builders, Inc. of Douglas Thursday afternoon.

SEEDA Works on Policy and Procedures Manual

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City of Sheridan Planning Director and SEEDA Member Robert Briggs

Developing a manual that more clearly defines the procedures and policies is something that the Sheridan Economic and Educational Development Authority Joint Powers Board will continue to work on. SEEDA Administrative Staff member Robert Briggs.

March 25th

Sheridan Press to Get New Publisher

Stephen Woody will take over as publisher of The Sheridan Press beginning June 1st.

The Sheridan Press has hired a new publisher, Stephen Woody of Montrose, Colorado. Originally from Texas, Woody has been with the Montrose Daily Press for the past fourteen years.

A Few Seats Left on SCLT Tour Bus Tomorrow

Sheridan Community Land Trust Executive Director Colin Betzler

The Sheridan Community Land Trust is hosting a half-day bus tour tomorrow morning for thirty people, and there are about six spots available for anyone interested in joining the excursion. Director Colin Betzler has the details