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Young 'Stars' Shine on the WYO Stage

Olivia Boley, 15, helps Kaylee Kaeding, 11, with makeup before the show. (Photo by Pat Blair)

More than 30 Sheridan area children from kindergarten through high school seniors are singing, dancing, and cracking jokes on the stage of the WYO Theater in downtown Sheridan tonight during the Kiwanis Stars of Tomorrow show.

Senator Simpson Calls on Lawmakers to ‘Do the Right Thing’

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Former U.S. Senator for Wyoming Al Simpson (Courtesy photo)

Compete Wyoming is an organization made up of business and opinion leaders that supports legislation intended to protect gay and transgender people in the workplace in Wyoming. One of their members recently issued a written plea to state legislators. Sheridan Media’s Ron Richter has the story.

Berger Says Supplemental Budget Supports Education, Municipalities

Wyoming’s House Representative Rosie Berger of Big Horn checked in with us this morning to give us the wrap for the week on the legislative session ongoing now in Cheyenne.

‘Behind the Scenes Saturday’

(Photo by Ron Richter)

The Sheridan County Museum started its “Behind the Scenes Saturday” program in 2013 during the off-season as a means to give the public a glimpse of what goes on at the museum on a day-to-day basis.

Air Service Task Force to Visit Sky West in March

Members of the Sheridan and Johnson counties Critical Air Service Task Force will visit with representatives of Sky West airlines in Utah next month.

Wyoming Coal Compaany Operating in Black

Cloud Peak Energy is the only company to turn a profit in 2014 out of the four major coal mining companies in northeast Wyoming's Powder River Basin.

‘Graduation Counts’ Program Off To Good Start

Sheridan High School Graduation. (Photo Provided by Deer Run Graphics)

A program that aims to help students in Sheridan County School District 2 stay on track toward graduation is progressing well, according to district officials.

Gillette Man Could Serve 30 Years for Sexual Assault

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A 34-year-old man from Gillette has been sentenced to serve up to 30 years in prison for sexually assaulting his estranged wife.

Sheridan College President 'Disappointed' by Legislative Action

Sheridan College President Dr. Paul Young said he's disappointed in how Wyoming's Legislature has handled a bill aimed at changing how Wyoming's community colleges are funded, and he doesn't believe House Bill 118 will get to the Senate.

College Fundraising Launched With $50,000 Donation

Sheridan College President Dr. Paul Young in front of artist's renderings of new art center. (Photo by Pat Blair)

Fundraising started this week to raise the final $4 million needed to complete the new Whitney Center for the Arts now under construction at Sheridan College in Sheridan.

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