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May 17th, 2012

County Board Openings Provide Opportunity To Serve

It's open season for candidates to file for city, county and state elected positions.

BRBRC Encourages Investments In Renewable Energy

The Powder River Basin Resource Council has started an initiative to bring companies promoting renewable energy, such as wind or solar power, to Wyoming.

Free HAZMAT Collection Day Saturday In Buffalo

The 10th annual Free Hazardous Material Collection Day will be Saturday from 9am to 3pm at the Johnson County Fairgrounds in Buffalo.

Free Spay/Neuters This Weekend

The Second Chance Sheridan Cat Rescue is having its second annual community-wide spay/neuter event this weekend.

Capitol Building Security Questioned

A security assessment of the State Capitol building in Cheyenne questions the state's ability to respond to or prevent a violent incident.

BLM Hosts Horse Adoption In Riverton

The Bureau of Land Management and the Wyoming Honor Farm are holding a wild horse and burro adoption this weekend in Riverton.

Lightening Starts Forest Fire Near Dayton

A fire started by lightening Wednesday night has eaten up at least two acres of forest west of Dayton.

SAWS Chooses Entech as Consultant for Phase II Water Study

Sheridan County Public Works Director Rod Liesinger and SAWS Administrator Rod Liesinger

The Sheridan Supplemental Water Supply Level II Phase One study recommended that the Sheridan Area Water Supply, or SAWS system look at possibly acquiring Sawmill Reservoir and purchasing shares of Park Reservoir to address long term water supply needs.

May 16th

New Sheridan Police Officer Sworn In

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Kyle Grammens was sworn in as the newest member of the Sheridan Police Department Wednesday.

Council Chambers at Sheridan City Hall was the site of a ceremony to swear in a new member of the Sheridan Police Department. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter was there and has the story.

Candidate Filing Period is Underway

Candidate Filing Period is Underway

This year is an election year, and the candidate filing period is now underway for those looking to get into City, County or State government. Sheridan County Elections Director Brenda Kekich has this bit of information for prospective candidates.