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June 14th, 2012

Honor Camp Escapee In Custody

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James Friesen escaped from the Wyoming Honor Conservation Camp Monday and was on the lamb until last night. He is now in police custody in South Dakota.

Prisoner, James Friesen, who had escaped from the Wyoming Honor Conservation Camp in Newcasle on Monday is back in police custody.

Open Registration For Women's Self-Defense Course

Empower Wyoming is offering a women's self-defense class Monday at the Holiday Inn in Sheridan from 6 to 9 p.m.

June 13th

Water Supply for Sheridan and SAWS Remains Normal

Water Supply for Sheridan and SAWS Remains Normal

The water supply outlook for the City of Sheridan and the Sheridan Area Water Supply, or SAWS, remains in pretty good shape despite the rest of the state facing a possible drought this summer.

Formation Meeting for Emergency Shelter in Story is Saturday

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Formation Meeting for Emergency Shelter in Story is Saturday

The first formation meeting for the emergency shelter in Story will be held this Saturday afternoon at the Story Fire Hall. President of the Story Volunteer Fire Department Jerry Prescott says that anyone is welcome to attend the meeting.

National Flag Day

Today is National Flag Day

Today is National Flag Day, and Sheridan Media's Ron Richter has more on how this day came to be.

Hunter Trailhead, Campground West of Buffalo Now Open

The Hunter Trailhead and Campground, approximately 15 miles west of Buffalo on Highway 16, is open now that construction on the site has been completed.

The project relocated the trailhead and campground facilities to a new area adjacent to the old areas.

VOA Lifehouse Utilizes 5th Step For Addiction Recovery

The Lifehouse, an addiction rehabilitation center sponsored by Volunteers of America, helps those who are ready to overcome drug and alcohol dependence using a 12-step residency program.

Dedication of Grouse Mountain Trail Saturday West of Buffalo

The Grouse Mountain Trail, which runs from Mosier Gulch west to the Bighorn National Forest will be officially dedicated in a ceremony Saturday morning.

The multi-use trail was completed last fall, but the Buffalo Trails Board decided to hold the dedication this summer.

JCSD1 Awards Contract For Meadowlark Drainage Project

JCSD1 Board of Trustees

The Johnson County School District One Board of Trustees, at their meeting this week, awarded a contract for a drainage project at Meadowlark Elementary School to Hot Iron Incorporated of Gillette.

Sagebrush Art Center Hosts Summer Workshops for All Ages

The Sagebrush Community Art Center is hosting two sessions of summer art workshops for children and adults alike. The first session starts July 16, with daily two-hour classes for five days.