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September 6th, 2012

Black Bear Hunt Areas 1 And 2 in Bighorns Closed

Black bear. Photo courtesy Wyoming Game and Fish.

The fall black bear seasons for hunt areas 1 and 2 in the Bighorn black bear management unit are closed. The closed areas are located in the northern Bighorn Mountains.

Out of the Darkness Walk is Saturday

This weekend is the third annual Out of the Darkness Walk to Prevent Suicide. The trek kicks off at 11 o'clock Saturday morning at Grinnell Plaza.

Downtown Art Display Meshes Contrasting Styles

(photo by Tracee Davis)
(photo by Tracee Davis)
(photo by Tracee Davis)

This month's display at the Sheridan College Main Street Gallery downtown features two artists with seemingly contrasting styles, but a common emphasis on light makes for a complimentary display. Pat Trout and Sonja Caywood are both accomplished local artists.

Sheridan Businesses Eligible for SBA Drought Loans

Small businesses and ranches in Sheridan and Johnson Counties are eligible for special consideration from the Small Business Administration to receive federal disaster loans.

September 5th

JCHC Board Discusses Recruiting, PPO Agreements

Johnson County Healthcare Center's Board of Trustees were updated at their meeting last week on the status of physician recruitment and PPO agreements by Administrator Sandy Ward.

Johnson County Commission Discusses Fuel Depot

The proposed county fuel depot was a major topic of discussion at the Johnson County Commissioner's meeting Tuesday.

Gilead Fire at 4,200 Acres, Temporary Closure Area Expanded

The Bighorn National Forest Service has announced that Forest Supervisor Bill Bass has signed a special order expanding the area that is closed in and around the Gilead Fire.

Sheridan County May Make Proposal to G&F Commission

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The decision by Johnson County Commissioners to not accept the Game and Fish 99-year lease proposal for junior water rights on Lake DeSmet has opened the door for Sheridan County to perhaps market their share of water individually.

Pathways to Wellness Registration Deadline is Friday

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The deadline for business teams to sign up for the Wellness Council of Sheridan County's Pathways to Wellness program is this Friday, September 7th. Wellness Council Executive Director Michele Fritz.

New Software to Help P.D. With Data

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Sheridan Police Chief Richard Adriaens

The Sheridan Police Department implemented new software about a month ago that will go along way in helping map crime and traffic incidents within the City. Police Chief Richard Adriaens comments on the new command central program that they're now using.