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April 21st, 2011

Earth Day at the Park

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There are many events planned to celebrate Earth Day in Sheridan over the next few days.

The 41st anniversary of Earth Day is Friday, and there are no shortage of events in Sheridan to commemorate the event.

From 5:30 to 7 pm this evening the Wyoming Wilderness Association is holding the 5th annual Miniature Art and Music Auction at Davis Gallery.

April 20th

Buffalo Is Pilot City for National Tourism Week

Buffalo will be one of five communities in the State of Wyoming that will host National Tourism Week May 7-15.

Car Fire in Downtown Sheridan Extinguished Quickly

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Sherian Fire-Recue responded to a car fire Wednesday morning near downtown Sheridan. (Courtesy Photo)

The Sheridan Fire-Rescue Department responded to a vehicle fire on North Scott Street at approximately 10:20 Wednesday morning.

Craig Dougherty to Chair New State Advisory Board

Sheridan School District 2 Superintendent Craig Dougherty

A media release from the Wyoming Department of Education and State Superintendent Cindy Hill indicates that a Sheridan education administrator will head the newly formed Learning Initiative Advisory Board.

POSTPONED: Willie Nelson Concert Tour

Tonight's Willie Nelson concert in Gillette has been postponed until September.

GILLETTE, Wyo. (AP) - Country music legend Willie Nelson has postponed upcoming concerts in Wyoming, Colorado, South Dakota and Kansas due to illness.

Concert promoters announced the news a day before Nelson was supposed to perform at the 2,500-seat Wyoming Center in Gillette.

Preliminary Hearing Held for Paumer in Circuit Court

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Preliminary Hearing Held for Paumer in Circuit Court

A Preliminary Hearing was held Tuesday in Sheridan County Circuit Court for Camie Paumer of Clearmont. Paumer was charged in March with a total of 9 counts, 6 felonies and 3 misdemeanors.

Wyoming Women Invited to “Leap into Leadership” Workshops

Two day-long workshops based upon the Leap into Leadership program will be held for Wyoming women (and interested men). One will be in Evanston May 11th; the other will be in Gillete May 12th.

Coming up in mid-May, the Wyoming Women's Foundation, the Wyoming Women's Legislative Caucus and Leap into Leadership invite women in the Cowboy State to the first-ever Leap into Leadership Community Workshops.

Sheridan Man Gets 4 to 7 Years for Marijuana Distribution

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Sheridan Man Gets 4 to 7 Years for Marijuana Distribution

20-year-old Sheridan resident Joshua Thomas was sentenced on two separate charges Tuesday in 4th Judicial District Court in Sheridan.

April 19th

Jo Co Approves New Contract with VOA

Johnson County's commissioners tentatively approved a new contract with Volunteers of America to continue running the County's juvenile detention and probation services.

Jo Co Funds Suicide Prevention Training

The Johnson County Commissioners, at their meeting Tuesday, approved a request for funding from the Suicide Prevention Coalition of Johnson County.