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December 11th

Mikesell-Potts Contract Discussed, Tabled

Mikesell-Potts Recreation Area. Photo credit: johnsoncountywyoming.org

The annual contract between Johnson County and the Wyoming Game and Fish for them to perform maintenance on docks and the restrooms at the Mikesell-Potts Recreation Area at Lake DeSmet was brought up to be discussed and renewed at the commissioner's meeting this week.

Winter Recreation Tips for The National Forest

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(Image courtesy of the Bighorn National Forest)

Officials with the Bighorn National Forest would like to pass on some important tips for safe winter recreation in the forest. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter has the story.

Chamber Accepts Business Award Nominations

(Photo by Ron Richter)

Time is running out to submit nominations for the annual Sheridan County Chamber of Commerce Business Awards. Chamber CEO Dixie Johnson says there are several different categories for the awards.

Senator Enzi Questions IRS Nominee Over Inappropriate Use of Tax Dollars

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During a Senate Finance Committee hearing Wednesday on John Andrew Koskinen to be the commissioner of the Internal Revenue Service, U.S.

Wyoming Conservation Corps on Hold

The Wyoming Conservation Corps is not accepting project proposals for the 2014 summer season while administrators work to establish a more sustainable funding system to support the program.

Museum Holds Holiday Open House

The Sheridan County Museum will be hosting a Holiday Open House over the weekend of December 21-22.

School Recreation District Meets Today

Sheridan County School District 1's Recreation District will meet at 2 o'clock this afternoon in the Downtown Sheridan Association office, which is at 121 South Main Street.

Schools Announce Christmas Break Schedules

Students and teachers in Sheridan County's three school districts are counting down the days until classes dismiss for the holidays, and the break will be longer for some than for others.

December 10th

School Board Opts to Keep Same Officers

Johnson County School District One Board of Trustees, at their Monday meeting, voted to keep the same officers on the board through 2014, and also volunteered for the various committees they will serve on in the coming year.

Realignment Tabled To Resolve Easement Issue

The Johnson County Commissioners decided to table a proposed re-alignment of Muddy Creek Road during a public hearing on the matter at their Tuesday meeting.