The cause of Sunday’s train derailment on the Burlington Northern Santa Fe line that closed a portion of Highway 336 between Sheridan and Wyarno remains under investigation.

Sunday morning's train derailment that closed a portion of Highway 336 between Sheridan and Wyarno did not actually involve the state transportation department, as first reported. Spokesperson Ronda Holwell of the Wyoming Department of Transportation filled us in.

In a recent poaching case, two men from out of state were sentenced to pay a fine and restitution totaling $21,000 for poaching trophy game animals on private land in Johnson and Sheridan counties, while the landowners who provided the two men with licenses were fined $200, each.

Airport Manager John Stopka told Sheridan County commissioners this week that a majority of Transportation Security Administration equipment remains at the Sheridan County Airport even though personnel are gone.

The Young Ambassadors for Wilderness otherwise known as YAW is in its second year and participation has doubled from last. A statewide leadership program to develop the next generation of wilderness leaders, Kate Seymour directs the program and explains.

For those dogs staying at the Sheridan Dog and Cat Shelter, it’s the volunteer dog walkers that make a difference in their lives. Debie Crawford, Shelter Director, says it’s a labor of love.

Fewer criminal cases are docketed for the June term of court than have been for several terms.

A Sheridan County organization seeking a commercial airline to serve the county airport has suffered a setback. Sheridan Media reporter Pat Blair has the details.

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