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February 6th, 2015

Collective Bargaining Bill Fails on Third Reading

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Senate File 123 failed to pass third reading this week, which ultimately killed the proposed legislation that would have specified non-binding arbitration for collective bargaining negotiation sessions between municipalities and firefighters.

Berger Says More Than 400 Bills Introduced

As of today, which marks the end of the fourth week of the Wyoming Legislative Session, a grand total of 410 bills have been introduced – 153 filed in the House and 257 in the Senate.

Madden Discusses His Bills, Busy Week In Legislature

State Representative Mike Madden has been updating Sheridan Media during his time at this year's Legislative Session, and we expect to hear from him again this week.

Berger Gives Legislative Session Wrap

Our state House Representative Rosie Berger of Big Horn checked in with us this morning from Cheyenne to give us the rundown on this week's activity during the legislative session.

Tractor Supply Company Grand Opening This Weekend

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Many people driving along E. Brundage Lane may have noticed the construction of the Tractor Supply Company store, a premium rural lifestyle retailer based in Tennessee, over the past six months.

SLIB Approves Funding for Sheridan Projects

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The State Land and Investment Board, or SLIB, that is comprised of the top five elected officials for the state, approved funding Thursday for three projects for the City of Sheridan. Sheridan Media’s Ron Richter has the story.

Wyoming Isn’t Ready to Go to Pot

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Efforts to decriminalize marijuana in Wyoming have fallen on deaf ears during this year’s legislative session in Cheyenne, as lawmakers have killed a number of proposed bills in relation to the drug.

Change Order Heats Up Fairgrounds' Bathrooms

The bathrooms in the exhibit hall at the Sheridan County fairgrounds in Sheridan will be warmer, now, when the renovation is complete.

February 6th

Ceramic Artist to be Featured at Sheridan College

Ceramic artist Gail Kendall will be at Sheridan College Friday for a workshop in the college art department.

Sen. Burns Talks About SHS Legislative Intern Program

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Two Sheridan High School Students are currently learning the ropes in Cheyenne during the current legislative session. Sheridan Media’s Hannah Stepenoff spoke with a local senator to learn more about the program.