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October 10th, 2016

Wear Pink Friday For Breast Cancer Awareness

The Johnson County Healthcare Center is asking the public to wear pink this Friday, October 14th during the first annual “Johnson County Goes Pink” event for breast cancer awareness.

Tie Hack Reservoir Gains Water From Recent Rains

During his report to the Buffalo City Council last week, City Works Director Les Hook announced that at some point in the meeting, Tie Hack Reservoir would “probably over-top and start spilling again,” saying the reservoir had gained about 30 feet of water during the last few weeks of rains.

Johnson County Rescinds Partial Fire Ban

The Johnson County Commissioners lifted a partial fire ban in the county during their last regular meeting, rescinding Resolution No. 539, enacted earlier this summer.

A Look Back in Time: Oct. 11, 1916

Now here's Sheridan Media's look back in time, to 100 years ago, by reporter Pat Blair as published in the Sheridan Post newspaper on Oct. 11, 1916.

Wrench Ranch Third Development Gets Planning Board Nod

The preliminary plat for the Wrench Ranch Properties Third Development was approved at a meeting of Sheridan's city planning commission Monday night.

Truck Crash Results in Fire Near Gillette

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On Saturday, a Peterbilt commercial truck towing a trailer crashed into two separate propane tanks and a storage shed resulting in a fire. The crash closed Wyoming State Highway 51 east of Gillette for an extended period and the crash resulted in the death of the trucks driver.

City Council Candidates Stop By Public Pulse

On Monday, two of the candidates for the three seats available on the Sheridan City Council stopped by our news talk show public pulse. Current City Councilman Thayer Shafer was the first to talk about his history in Sheridan.

County to Seek Assessment of Damage to Courthouse

Sheridan County will probably hire TSP of Sheridan to provide an assessment of water damage to the old county courthouse on Main Street and determine how to best effect a repair.

Chamber Luncheon to Feature Sheridan Memorial Hospital CEO

The Sheridan County Chamber of Commerce will host their October luncheon Wednesday. According to the chambers Director of Marketing and Communications Ryan Koltiska, the speaker will be Sheridan Memorial Hospital’s CEO.

Vast Stretches of Empty Prairie Dominate Big Sky of Our State

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There are stretches of Wyoming that seem to go on forever. Our tongue-in-cheek state motto of the Big Empty really makes sense when you are driving across these vast places.