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July 9th, 2013

Planning Commission Recommends Approval of Illinois Street Rezone

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(Photo by Ron Richter)

The City of Sheridan Planning and Zoning Commission considered a rezone request from First Federal Saving Bank at their meeting Monday night. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter was there and has the details.

July 8th

Jo Co BOH Convenes For Second Quarterly Meeting

Johnson County Public Health

The Johnson County Board of Health met at the last County Commissioner's meeting for their regularly scheduled second quarter meeting.

Draft RMP Available For Public Review Through BLM

The Bureau of Land Management's Buffalo Field Office has released the latest draft resource management plan (RMP) and supporting environmental impact statement (EIS) for a 90-day public review.
The revised RMP will replace the 1985 Buffalo RMP.

Buffalo's Second Annual 'Longmire Days' Taking Shape

Buffalo's second annual “Longmire Days” will be happening August 17th and 18th this year, and already it will be bigger, better and offer more fun things to do than last year's kickoff event.

Free Trolley Rides to the Rodeo

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(Photo courtesy of the Sheridan County Chamber of Commerce)

The Sheridan County Chamber of Commerce will be offering some help in getting to and from the rodeo performances at the Sheridan County Fairgrounds this week. Chamber Director of Marketing and Communications Meredith Sopko explains.

Senator Barrasso Visits Sheridan Troops in Bahrain

Senator Barrasso in Bahrain visiting Wyoming National Guard Troops. (Courtesy Photo)

U.S. Senator John Barrasso spent the 4th of July weekend visiting with Wyoming National Guard troops serving in Bahrain, several of them from Sheridan.

Scars Remain, Wildflowers Abound

The scars from last year's Gilead Fire are still visible from the Rock Creek Recommended Wilderness Area north of Buffalo. (Photos by Chris Foy)

The scars from last year's Gilead Fire are still visible at the Rock Creek Recommended Wilderness Area a few miles north of Buffalo. But adjacent to the dozer lines are dozens and dozens of wildflowers that have since spawned and matured.

We are Living Today in A News Junkie’s Paradise

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Looking back on a half century of holding jobs, the one job that always appealed to me the most and the one that still makes the most sense in describing me is the job of being a reporter.

Arzy Family Donates Bighorn Sheep Mount to Sheridan Game & Fish Office

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Joe Gilbert (at left), Sheridan Wildlife Supervisor and Jim Arzy, son of the former warden who harvested the ram in 1971. (Photo courtesy Warren Mischke/Wyoming Game and Fish)

Former warden with the Wyoming Game and Fish Department, Raymond F. Arzy, passed away on Thursday, June 20 in Sheridan. But just a couple of weeks before he passed, Arzy and his family decided to donate his cherished bighorn sheep mount.

Story Man Killed in I-90 Rollover on Sunday

Story Man Killed in I-90 Rollover on Sunday

A Story man was killed Sunday after wrecking his pickup truck on Interstate 90 just six miles from Sheridan less than a mile from the Meade Creek exit. 30 year-old David Wayne Wallace died from his injuries after being transported to Sheridan Memorial Hospital.