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County Proclaims National Museum Month, Day

Johnson County's Commissioners have proclaimed May as “National Museum Month” for Johnson County and also May 19th as “National Museum Day” during their regular meeting this week.

A Look Back in Time: April 24, 1915

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Keystone Awards Honor Pillars of Community

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Keystone Honoree Kim Love holds a camel puppet. Besides being well-known for his support in the community, he is a great animal lover--especially those of the exotic variety. Photo by Hannah Stepenoff.

On Thursday evening, the WYO Theatre in Sheridan was packed to the brim with community members who came out to celebrate three local honorees of the Keystone Award.

US 14 Closed Temporarily Due to Crash

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US 14 west of Dayton has been closed temporarily due to a crash involving a truck hauling bentonite. Ronda Holwell with the Wyoming Department of Transportation has confirmed that the crash occurred near mile marker 71 and there was one fatality.

A Case for Caution

During a presentation this week of a mock appeal involving police confiscation of a cell phone in relation to a criminal case, Sheridan Media reporter Pat Blair found herself disagreeing with many of the audience members. Here's her personal report.

Game Officials Say Time to Register Boats

Officials with the state game and fish department say now is the time to register boats, before the big rush comes on Memorial Day weekend.

‘Laughter, Always Best Medicine’ Opens Tonight

A production of one act plays dubbed “Laughter, Always the Best Medicine” takes the stage tonight at the Carriage House Theater in Sheridan.

UPDATE: Gillette Standoff with Armed Man Ends with Flash-Bang

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UPDATE -- 9:30 News Hour: A two-hour standoff this morning with an armed man in a Gillette neighborhood ended with a flash-bang grenade.

Community College Funding Remains an Issue for Lawmakers

Wyoming State Senator Bruce Burns of Sheridan. (Photo by Ron Richter)

Although legislation intended to change the way community college’s are funding in Wyoming failed to pass in the most recent legislative session in Cheyenne, state lawmakers continue to discuss the issue. Sheridan Media’s Ron Richter has the story.

Stroll Button Design Contest Underway

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Sheridan County Chamber of Commerce Director of Programs shows off a stroll button winner of years past. (Photo by Pat Blair)

Sheridan County students in grades 1 through 6 are invited to participate in the 2015 Christmas Stroll Button design contest sponsored by the Sheridan County Chamber of Commerce.

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