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Coleman Sworn In to Represent House District 30

Wyoming Supreme Court Justice Barton Voigt administers the oath of office to Kathy Coleman Monday in Cheyenne. (Courtesy Photo)

Sheridan resident Kathy Coleman was sworn in Monday as a member of the 61st Wyoming Legislature. The swearing in ceremony took place in the House Chambers of the Wyoming Capitol in Cheyenne.

Suspect in Wyoming Kidnapping Won't Fight Extradition

BOZEMAN, Mont. (AP) - A Montana man charged with kidnapping and assaulting an 11-year-old girl won't fight extradition to Wyoming to face the charges. Jesse Paul Speer waived his right to an extradition hearing in a brief court appearance Monday in Bozeman.

Kleenburn Ponds Stocked With Catfish

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Fisheries Technication Garrett Point stocks catfish at Kleenburn Ponds Oct. 11. (G&F Photo)
Sheridan Fisheries Biologist, Andrew Nikirk, helps stock catfish at Kleenburn Ponds Oct. 11. (G&F Photo)
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Sheridan fisherman don't have to go far to sink their hooks into dinner, and next year is gearing up to be no exception. The Game and Fish Department recently reported they stocked the ponds at the Kleenburn Recreation Area, near Acme, with approximately 2,000 catfish.

Kidnapping Suspect Arrested in Montana

The Cody Police Department held a press conference Monday morning to give new details regarding the apprehension of a suspect in last week's kidnapping of an 11-year-old girl in Cody.

Commissioners to Consider Lake DeSmet Resolution

The Sheridan County Commissioners are moving forward with plans to attempt to negotiate a 99-year lease of water rights with the Game and Fish for its portion of the lake.

Council to Consider Code Revisions Tonight

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Council to Consider Code Revisions Tonight

The Sheridan City Council will consider adoption of two ordinances that will update the fire and building codes at their regularly scheduled meeting this evening. City Council President John Heath.

VA: Critical Mass Is Missing From Clientèle

Veterans Affairs hospitals across the country are striving to become leaders in the medical field, and the Sheridan facility is no exception.

Contract For Heat/AC Awarded By Jo Co Commission

The Johnson County Commissioners awarded a contract for maintenance of the heating and air conditioning systems at both the new jail and court complex to Powder River Heating and Air Conditioning of Buffalo.

Gatchell To Remain Open Year-round Starting This Year

The Jim Gatchell Memorial Museum in Buffalo has traditionally closed during the Winter months because of lower numbers of visitors and to give employees a chance to complete needed maintenance, change exhibits and perform other tasks.

JCSD1 Board Approves Employment, Other Requests

JCSD1 Board of Trustees

At their last meeting, the Johnson County School District One Board of Trustees approved a number of requests concerning employment, Isolation and Home Schooling.

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