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Mead: No Recourse For Lost Funds

Wyoming Governor, Matt Mead, said Friday that Wyoming will have to adjust to the loss of Abandoned Mine Land funds and mineral royalties seized by federal entities in an effort to address sequestration.

Bowls Filled, Shelter Funded

(Photo by Ron Richter)

Volunteers of America of the Northern Rockies held its annual “Filling an Empty Bowl” fundraiser last night at the Sheridan County YMCA. Those that attended were able to enjoy a variety of soups in a handmade bowl that they were able to take home at the end of the night.

Commissioners Proclaim April 'Month Of The Military Child'

1st Sgt. John Zorbas, Wyoming Army National Guard

Johnson County's Commissioners, at their meeting earlier this week, signed a proclamation designating April as the “Month of the Military Child” in Johnson County.

Madden: Many Interim Committee Meetings In Buffalo

State Representative for House District 40, Mike Madden, spoke to the Buffalo City Council at their Tuesday night meeting, addressing a number of subjects but concluded by saying a number of Legislative Interim Committee meetings will be held in Buffalo this year, which should be a positive boost for the area.

Buffalo Police To Hire New Officer

The Buffalo City Council, at this week's meeting, heard an update from Buffalo Police Chief Jason Carder on incidents during the month of February.

Sen. Barrasso Opposes Greenhouse Gas 'Litmus Test'

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Sen. Barrasso Opposes Greenhouse Gas 'Litmus Test'

On Thursday, U.S. Senator John Barrasso joined other Republican senators, writing to the Chairwoman of the White House Council on Environmental Quality, Nancy Sutley, asking the body to refrain from imposing a "climate change litmus test."

Not In My Backyard: Planning and Zoning Rejects Big Horn Community Center Permit and Ranchester Rezone

Construction crews repair the damage done by a fire in SCSD 1's bus barn, property where the SCSD 1 Recreation District proposed to construct a tennis facility and community center. (Photo by Stan Woinoski)

Sheridan Media's Chris Foy brings us the latest from last Thursday's meeting of the Sheridan County Planning and Zoning Commission.

Christmas Stroll Button Contest is Underway

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Sheridan County Chamber of Commerce CEO Dixie Johnson (Photo by Ron Richter)

The Sheridan County Chamber of Commerce has announced that the contest for the 2013 Christmas Stroll Button design is underway. The Christmas Stroll Committee has sent entry forms to each of the elementary schools in Sheridan County.

Finding Out What Ails You

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We conclude our series on allergies with a look at an upcoming clinic hosted by Big Horn Ear, Nose and Throat later this month. Dr. Cheryl Varner says that the test is very simple and will take about 45 minutes.

Sheridan Memorial to Offer Urgent Care

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(Photo by Ron Richter)

Officials with Sheridan Memorial Hospital continue to work out the details of offering urgent care for their patients. Hospital Chief of Staff Dr. John Addlesperger says that they plan on utilizing space in the Emergency Department.

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