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June 21st, 2012

Mine Manager Talks Decker Coal

Mine Manager Talks Decker Coal

The Decker Coal mine, located about 35 miles northeast of Sheridan, has been in operation for 40 years and at one time was the largest coal mine in the state of Montana.

Teen Curfews Are All About Keeping Kids Safe

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Teen Curfews Are All About Keeping Kids Safe

Thursday we reported on the various curfews in the City of Sheridan for kids under the age of 14, and those 14 to 18. Today we'll hear from Sheridan Police Officer Dan White on exactly why curfews are needed.

Community-Wide Garage Sale Saturday In Buffalo

Trinkets and treasures...YAY!

The annual Community-Wide Garage Sale, organized by the Buffalo Bulletin, will be this Saturday in at least 20 locations in and around town.

Mead Requesting More Public Comment Time on Proposed Fracking Rules

Mead Requesting More Public Comment Time on Proposed Fracking Rules

In a media release issued by Governor Matt Mead's Office, it states that the Governor is asking Secretary of the Interior, Ken Salazar, to extend the comment period on proposed hydraulic fracturing rules.

Johnson County Approves Recommended Board Appointments

At their meeting Tuesday, the johnson County Commissioners approved a number of people recommended to serve on various boards in the county.

Buffalo Council OKs Design Phase For NW Water Pipeline

At their meeting Tuesday, the Buffalo City Council agreed to sign an agreement to begin the design phase of the NW Water Pipeline Project.

First of the Summer Third Thursday

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Shoe Shine Boy, seven year-old Coye Gregory

It was the first Third Thursday Street Festival of the summer and close to 3000 folks showed up to shop, eat, and visit with old friends in downtown historic Sheridan. Main Street was blocked off to all but foot traffic and vendors displaying their wares.

Wyoming Supreme Court Considers Sheridan Homicide

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Wyoming Supreme Court Considers Sheridan Homicide

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - A lawyer says a Sheridan man serving life without parole in the January 2010 stabbing death of another man deserves a new trial. The Wyoming Supreme Court on Thursday heard arguments in the appeal of Shawn Osborne.

NWCCD Board Addresses Budget and Property Transfer

Sheridan College President Dr. Paul Young

The Northern Wyoming Community College District Board of Trustees at their meeting Wednesday night approved the transfer of ownership of the Sheridan Commercial Park from the City of Sheridan to SEEDA.

Fire Destroys Playground Equipment at Sagebrush

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Playground equipment fire at Sagebrush Elementary School in Sheridan. (Photo Coutesy of Sheridan Fire-Rescue)
The aftermath of a fire at Sagebrush Elementary School in Sheridan. (Photo Courtesy of the Sheridan Police Department)

Sheridan Fire-Rescue and the Sheridan Police Department responded to a report of a fire early Thursday morning at Sagebrush Elementary School in Sheridan. Sheridan Fire Marshal Brian Songer.