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March 30th, 2011

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.

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.

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 Approves System for Document Storage

Johnson County Commissioners approved and signed a contract for a company to begin scanning and storing documents from the courthouse.

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.

March 28th

They Walked for Disability Awareness

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Many a walker showed up for the Wyoming Disability Awareness Walk this past weekend in Sheridan.

The 7th annual Disability Awareness Walk took place in various towns throughout Wyoming over the weekend. While it may have been the 7th annual, it was the first time that Sheridan participated in the walk.

Senator Enzi on U.S. - Libya Situation

Wyoming U.S. Senator Mike Enzi

When U.S. Senator Mike Enzi of Wyoming was in Sheridan last week, he stopped by the Sheridan Media studios for a pre-recorded interview with Kim Love for Public Pulse.

Poll Question: US Involvement in Libya

Colonel Muammar Gaddafi (photo from Wikipedia)

Saturday, March 19th, the United States joined an international coalition, sanctioned by the United Nations, to launch missile attacks on defense sights in Libya as a means to secure the “No-Fly” zone in the country.