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March 30th, 2011

Operation Orange Work Zone Safety

National Work Zone Safety Week is April 4th - 8th, 2011.

The Wyoming Department of Transportation, the Wyoming Office of Tourism and tourism agencies around the state are teaming up this travel season for Operation Orange.

DEQ Directs City To Investigate Alternative Landfill Sites

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City of Sheridan Utilities Manager Dan Roberts

The Wyoming Department of Environmental Quality has issued a recommendation to the City of Sheridan in regard to the City's variance request on the proposed expansion of the landfill. DEQ has ruled that the City needs to further investigate alternative sites for a new landfill.

Osborne Scheduling Conference Held Tuesday

The attorney for convicted murderer Shawn Osborne is reqesting a new trial.

Shortly after being found guilty in November of 2010 for the 1st Degree Murder of 42-year-old Gerald Bloom, Sheridan resident Shawn Osborne hired Attorney Keith Goody from Washington State to represent him.

Curbside Recycling Pilot Program: One Participants Thoughts

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Sheridan City Council President John Bigelow

Tuesday we told you about the City of Sheridan Council work session where the results of the curbside recycling pilot program were presented.

Gatchell Museum Busy Preparing for Opening

Jennifer Romanoski, Educator at the Jim Gatchell Museum

This year's Opening Day is Saturday, May 7, but the Jim Gatchell Memorial Museum in Buffalo is plenty busy in their off-season.

Jo Co Airport Board Votes to Award Contract

Kirk Kavanagh, Tom Newell and Randy Dyess with the Johnson County Airport Board

At a special meeting Tuesday afternoon, the Johnson County Airport Board voted to award a contract for repairing a slide at the north end of the runway that poses no danger to aircraft, but is in need of repair, and also to install a newer lighting system to assist pilots when landing.

March 29th

Curbside Recycling Pilot Program Presentation

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The City's curbside recycling program was well liked by those who participated in it.

The Sheridan City Council held a work session Monday to hear the results from the Curbside Recycling Pilot program that began last summer and wrapped up in February.

Planning Commission Approves Chop House Site Plan

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The Planning Commission approved the site plan for the new location of the Wyoming Rib and Chop House.

The City of Sheridan Planning Commission at their meeting Monday night approved the site plan for the new location of the Wyoming Rib and Chop House at 5th and Main Street in Sheridan.

Jo Co Airport Board Public Meeting Today

A special meeting of the Johnson County Airport Board will be held this afternoon at 4 o'clock at the airport.

VOA Loses Funding, Looks to Jo Co for Help

Volunteers of America of the Northern Rockies has lost a major portion of its grant funding for Johnson County's Youth Services Program, which provides alternatives to secure detention.