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March 11th, 2015

Planned Gas Field Risks 2,000 Wyoming Grouse

By Angus M. Thuermer Jr. | WyoFile.com

PINEDALE — A sage-grouse committee could not agree Thursday to protect newly documented grouse winter habitat, the largest in Wyoming, from gas development.

Wiest Challenges Audience to Awaken a Generation

Wyoming’s teacher of the year challenged a local audience to awaken a generation during a recent gathering at the local community college. Sheridan Media’s Leslie Stratmoen has the story.

Home, Garden Show Features Variety of Vendors

An upcoming home and garden show will feature a variety of different vendors. Sheridan Media’s Leslie Stratmoen has the details.

City Planning Commission Gains Two, Loses One

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The City of Sheridan Planning Commission welcomed two new members and learned of the resignation of one of its current members this week. Sheridan Media’s Ron Richter has the story.

March 10th

Faculty, Students Discuss Bringing College to High School

Separate panels of faculty students discussed the pros and cons of offering college courses to high school students at the Second Annual Whitney Education Summit on Tuesday night.

Great Lakes Departure Appears a Matter of When

As earlier reported, Great Lakes Airlines is pulling out of the Sheridan airport.

Area Student Named a 'New Century Scholar'

A student at Gillette College in Gillette, which is administered by the Sheridan-based Northern Wyoming Community College District, has been named this year's Coca Cola New Century Scholar for Wyoming.

County Eyes Former Big Horn Coal For Railway Expansion

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The Sheridan County Commissioners are eyeing 11,000 feet of rail siding at the former location of Big Horn Coal about seven miles north of Sheridan for a potential expansion agreement with the Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railway (or BNSF).

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Buffalo Council Discusses Tobacco Compliance Checks

At their last regular meeting, the Buffalo City Council heard the monthly police report from Sergeant Garth Nicholas, sitting in for Chief Jason Carder.