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July 15th, 2014

Johnson County Adopts Partial Fire Ban

Johnson County's Commissioners have enacted a partial fire ban in the county, effective at 8am Thursday, July 17th.

Clerk of Court Candidates Speak at Forum

At the last candidates' forum, in addition to those running for Johnson County Sheriff, candidates for Clerk of District Court and County Attorney also spoke to the crowd in Crazy Woman Square.

County Attorney Hopefuls Share Views

Last Week's Candidate Forum was held at Crazy Woman Square and those running for County Sheriff and Clerk of District Court were joined by the two candidates for Johnson County Attorney, incumbent Ken DeCock and challenger Tucker Ruby.

Johnson County School Board Talks Budget

The Johnson County School Board talked this year and next year's budget. Hannah Stepenoff has the details.

Rec District Reviews Pool Assessment

Adult and children's swimming pools at Kendrick Park need roughly $700,000 in repairs and upgrades to continue operations for the next five to 10 years.

Recreation District Adopts Budget

The Sheridan Recreation District will spend just over $1.2 million in the fiscal year that started on July 1, about $60,000 more than last year.

Duck Race Winner Revealed

The winner of this year's Kiwanis Duck Race has been revealed.

Sheriff's Office Seeking Info on Burglary Case

The Sheridan County Sheriff's Office is seeking information about a recent burglary case. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter has the story.

Kinskey Sworn in as Senator

Former Sheridan Mayor Dave Kinskey of Sheridan was sworn in as a member of the 62nd Wyoming Legislature today in the Senate Chambers of the Wyoming Capitol in Cheyenne.

New Superintendent Attends First Board Meeting

Future Johnson County School District Board of Trustees meetings will have a new dynamic and seating arrangement, as the new superintendent Gerry Chase officially sat at the head of the table at yesterday evening's meeting.