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June 25th, 2012

Sneak Preview of Ucross Summer Exhibition is Wednesday

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The summer exhibition at the Ucross Art Gallery will open this Saturday and it will feature the work of local artists Joel Ostlind and Arin Waddell.

City Council Approves Ordinance For SID #78

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The Sheridan City Council held a special meeting Monday to allow for a public hearing on the assessment role for Sheridan Commercial Park Special Improvement District #78.

JCSD1 Board Member Recognizes Debate, Choir Students

At their meeting Monday night, the Johnson County School District One Board of Trustees worked through a light agenda with a number of district administration personnel gone for various reasons.

Bradford Brinton Memorial and Museum turns 51

The Bradford Brinton Memorial and Museum is celebrating its 51st birthday, and that means free public admission all day today. In addition to cake and ice cream to mark the occasion, there will also be a special event in the afternoon.

Buffalo Awarded Final Grant For Crazy Woman Square

Buffalo Mayor Randy Dyess

Buffalo Mayor Randy Dyess was in Cheyenne last week to give a final presentation to the State Lands and Investments Board (SLIB) for the final grant for the Crazy Woman Square Revitalization Project.

Sheridan County Needs New Planning/Zoning Commissioner

County Commissioners Chairman, Mike Nickel, appeared on Public Pulse last week on Newstalk 930, KROE, and announced there's still an opening for a Planning and Zoning Commissioner to advise the county commissioners regarding the physical development of the county.

Johnson County Approves Additional Funds For Drug Court

At their meeting last week, the Johnson County Commissiners approved a request from the Community Resource Center of Johnson County (CRC) on behalf of the Johnson County Court's Supervised Drug Treatment Program for additional funds for FY 2012.

Wyoming Wednesdays Promotes Local Culture

The Sheridan Chamber of Commerce is in full teaching mode this summer, as the tradition of “Wyoming Wednesdays” has come back to town. Nancy Herdt, information specialist for the Wyoming Office of Tourism, explains this week's area of study.

Mead Requests Disaster Declaration for Drought Conditions

Governor Matt Mead

Wyoming Governor Matt Mead has requested that U.S. Secretary of Agriculture, Tom Vilsack, issue an agricultural disaster declaration for all of Wyoming, with the exception of Teton County.

WHP Releases Info On Fatal Crash Near Buffalo

The Wyoming Highway Patrol has released information on a fatal crash that occurred Saturday on Interstate 90 in Johnson County near the Piney Creek interchange.