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July 3rd, 2013

Wyo. Legislators on Obamacare Provision's Year-Long Delay

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Wyo. Legislators on Obamacare Provision's Year-Long Delay

President Barack Obama announced Wednesday that implementation of a key provision within the Affordable Care Act would be delayed for a year. The delayed item, the requirement for employers with at least 50 workers to offer health coverage to their employees, will be reconsidered in 2014.

July 2nd

It's a Sign of the Times

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An artist's reception was held Tuesday night at the Sheridan County Fulmer Library. It was Sonja Caywood's show called "Sign of the times: Advertising and architecture of yesterday."

Sheridan Blood Drive Needs Donors Today

Sheridan Blood Drive Needs Donors Today (Photo courtesy Wikimedia Commons)

The Sheridan Community Blood Drive continues today at the Best Western Sheridan Center from 10 a.m. through 3 p.m. The blood drive's organizers, United Blood Services, says in a media release that donors are still needed on the last day of the area's blood drive.

City Of Buffalo Will Look Into Landowner Complaint

A landowner west of Buffalo approached the Buffalo City Council at Tuesday's meeting to voice her displeasure with the condition of her property stemming from the city's water transmission line project along Highway 16 West.

Fire Warden: No Fireworks Allowed In Johnson County

At last week's meeting, the Johnson County Commissioners voted to put partial fire restrictions in place, on the recommendation of Fire Warden Rick Farris and the Fire Chiefs of both the Powder River Fire District in Kaycee and Johnson County Fire District One in Buffalo.

Library Board Moving Ahead With Expansion Funding

The Johnson Count Library Board presented a number of different possibilities for funding their proposed expansion project to the Johnson County Commissioners at their meeting Tuesday.

Briefs From JCHC Board of Trustees Meeting

At their last meeting, the Board of Trustees for the Johnson County Healthcare Center heard reports on inspections, purchasing of property and took action to change their by-laws.

Boot Kickoff Returns to the Park

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(Photo by Ron Richter)

The annual kickoff event to Sheridan WYO Rodeo week is heading back to its roots. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter explains.

Miss Indian America Luncheon a Week From Saturday

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(Photo by Ron Richter)

A week from this Saturday, the Miss Indian America Luncheon will be held in Sheridan, which will be the final event of the Miss Indian America reunion.

Getting Ready for the Show

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The annual fireworks extravaganza at the Big Horn Equestrian Center is set to take place this Thursday evening. State Senator Bruce Burns is the man behind the fireworks show that doubles as a benefit for the Big Horn Lions Club.