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February 7th, 2012

Johnson County Accepts FEMA Grant, Approves Land Swap

At the last Johnson County Commissioner's meeting January 17, the commission approved a Hopmeland Security Grant from FEMA for Law Enforcement and Terrorism Prevention.

February 6th

Governor Mead Discusses Water Solution For Pavillion Area

Wyoming Governor Matt Mead

Wyoming Governor Matt Mead along with the heads of the Wyoming Department of Environmental Quality and the Wyoming Water Development Commission traveled to Riverton Monday to meet with the public about a long term source of drinking water.

Hospital Auxiliary Gives 25,000 to Cath Lab Project

From Left to Right: Kozy Korner Gift Shop Chairwoman, Barbara Niner, Sheridan Memorial Hospital Foundation Executive Director, Ada Kirven; and Foundation Vice President, Shirl Yeager look on as Foundation President, Kevin Bailey is presented with checks totaling $25,000 by Sheridan Memorial Hospital Auxiliary President, Sandy Pilch. The proceeds are for the new Cardiology and Cardiac Catheterization Lab at the hospital. (Photo Courtesy of SMH)

At their annual meeting late last week the Sheridan Memorial Hospital Auxiliary gave $25,000 in donations to benefit an upcoming project at the hospital. Hospital Foundation Executive Director Ada Kirven.

Ebooks Coming to Sheridan Library

Sheridan County Fulmer Public LIbrary (Sheridan Media file photo)

Sheridan Fulmer Public Library along with the 23 county libraries in Wyoming have been working to sign a deal to provide ebooks to patrons, and that service should be available in the next week or so.

Area Salvation Army Christmas Donations Up

Nationwide Salvation Army red kettle donations during the Christmas season hit record numbers this year, totaling $147 million. That trend reached Sheridan this holiday season, according to Salvation Army Captain David Leonard.

Poll: Increase Mandatory School Attendance Age to 18?

Lawmakers haven't made it illegal to drop out before age 18 yet, but they're trying to make the choice more undesirable.

City Council to Address Mayor's Salary

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The Sheridan City Council will address Mayor's salary tonight.

An increase in the Mayor's Salary is the main item that the Sheridan City Council will be addressing at their first regularly scheduled meeting of February this evening. City Council President John Bigelow.

Fairgrounds Looking to Improve Security

Sheridan County Fairgrounds Facilities Director Melissa Stirling

The Sheridan County Fairgrounds will soon be equipped with a brand new video surveillance system to help with security issues at the Fairgrounds Facilities Director Melissa Stirling says that thanks in part to a recently received grant, they will move forward with the

Special Olympics Wyoming Winter Games Begin Tuesday

Special Olympics Wyoming Winter Games Begin Tuesday

Over 300 athletes, coaches and partners are getting set to take over Jackson Hole for the next few days as Special Olympics Wyoming Winter Games begins tomorrow.

RMI Roundup Fast Approaching, Vols and Sponsors Needed

Buffalo will host this year's Rocky Mountain International (RMI) Roundup coming up in March, and preparations are underway to make the event a success for not just Buffalo, but the surrounding area as well.