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Rocky Mt. Power To Move Utilities On Flatiron Drive

At the last Buffalo City Council meeting, Public Works Director Les Hook reported that Rocky Mountain Power will be moving their underground utilities out of the street right-of-way on Flatiron Drive.

Sheridan Media Week In Review

Here's a look at the past week's top stories from Sheridan Media News:

The Massachusetts Institute of Technology, or MIT, has released statistics for the cost of living around the nation with customized statistics for the City of Sheridan.

Laramie Software Firm With UW Origins Purchased by California Company

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Firehole Composites CEO Jerad Stack recently sold his company to a San Francisco 3D design firm. (Photo courtesy of the University of Wyoming)

A Laramie software company, one that sprung from the University of Wyoming's Department of Mechanical Engineering, was recently sold to a San Francisco 3D design firm.

Survey: Mountain Pine Beetle Declines in Wyo.

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Survey: Mountain Pine Beetle Declines in Wyo. (Photo courtesy of Flickr user Government of Alberta)

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - An aerial survey shows that the mountain pine beetle epidemic declined across Wyoming's forests last year except for the Black Hills area in the northeast part of the state.

Gov. Mead Headed to the Middle East

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CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - Wyoming Gov. Matt Mead says he'll be in the Middle East for a weeklong trip to meet with energy industry officials about research that's going on at the University of Wyoming.

Wyo. Guard Unit Prepares to Deploy to Bahrain

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LARAMIE, Wyo. (AP) - Some 160 Wyoming Army National Guard soldiers are being deployed soon to the Persian Gulf country of Bahrain.

Great Lakes Airlines Passenger Stats Show Declining Usage

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Great Lakes CEO Chuck Howell in March said sequestration and decreasing revenues led to $40 million in cuts to the airline's entire operating budget. (Photo by Chris Foy)

Great Lakes Airlines has released its most recent figures for March, showing an overall decrease in the amount of passengers who use the service. Sheridan Media's Chris Foy has the story.

New AIS Regulations for 2013

Sheridan area AIS Crew Leader Greg Downey (Photo Courtesy of the G&F)

The Aquatic Invasive Species program in Wyoming is different this year following changes by the legislature that move the focus of the check stations from individual waters to ports of entry.

Vehicle Thief Suspect Arrested in Colorado

The Sheridan Police Department has confirmed Aaron Kristopher has been apprehended near Fort Collins.

JCHC Second Financial Forecast Is Positive

The Board of Trustees of The Johnson County Healthcare Center got a positive second financial forecast of FY2013 at their last meeting.

Hospital Administrator Sandy Ward said the healthcare center is doing well financially so far this fiscal year.

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