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Johnson County Agrees To Terms On Lake DeSmet Buyout

As reported Wednesday on Sheridan Media, the Johnson County Commissioners voted to accept the proposal from Sheridan County to buyout Sheridan County's interest in Lake DeSmet and sign the lease with Wyoming Game and Fish.

Cowboy Carousel Has New Life, Location and Backing

Photo courtesy cowboycarousel.org

Arts Along The Bighorns is a non-profit organization that is working to keep the cowboy carousel in Buffalo.

Johnson County To Reimburse Assessor's Legal Fees

At Wednesday's meeting, the Johnson County Commissioners voted to reimburse County Assessor Cindy Rogers for the legal fees she incurred seeking guidance on the possible tax ramifications stemming from a lease with the Wyoming Game and Fish.

Poverty Study Circles Action Forum

CVC Director Amy Albrecht at Wednesday night's poverty action forum. (Photo by Ron Richter)

Five weeks ago the Center for Vital Community at Sheridan College orchestrated a meeting that brought community members together to form eleven study circles to brainstorm on how to turn poverty in Sheridan into prosperity.

All Good Things Come to an End

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Sheridan Travel and Tourism Executive Director Penny Becker has announced she'll retire after over 13 years of service. (Courtesy Photo)

After almost 14 years of service to the community as Executive Director of Sheridan Travel and Tourism, Penny Becker has announced that she'll be retiring effective next Monday.

Representative Berger to Run for Speaker Pro Tem Position

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State Representative Rosie Berger (Courtesy Photo)

Wyoming State Representative for House District 51 Rosie Berger announced on Wednesday's Public Pulse that she will seek the position of House Speaker Pro Tem for the upcoming legislative session. Berger explains why she's running for the position.

Sen. Enzi Foresees a Bullet Tax and Deadlock from the "Do Nothing Congress"

Senator Mike Enzi stopped by the Bozeman Trail Conference Center in Buffalo Wednesday to share his perspectives onthe future of our nation and our state with Pres. Obama in a second term (photo by Chris Foy).
Sen. Enzi chats with Rachel McCaughey and Angela Jarvis of the Buffalo Chamber of Commerce (photo by Chris Foy).
Buffalo Mayor Randy Dyess talks with Sen. Enzi at the luncheon (photo by Chris Foy).

Senator Mike Enzi stopped in at the Bozeman Trail Conference Center in Buffalo Wednesday to share his perspectives on the future of our nation and our state. He said Americans can expect more of the same from the White House and Congress - much more of it.

Firefighters on the Scene of Three Wildfires in the Bighorn National Forest

The U.S. Forest Service issued a media release that states that Bighorn National Forest firefighters are on the scene of three wildfires burning on the Tongue Ranger District.

Authorities Identify Deceased Kaycee Resident

UPDATE 1:47 PM As reported by K2 Radio,the Kaycee Police Department has confirmed that the body that was found Wednesday morning at the school is that of 46-year-old Kaycee resident Ramah Jackson, who was a former custodian at the Kaycee School. Anyone with any information is urged to contact the Kaycee Police Department (307) 738-2351.

Two Fires Erupt in Sheridan County

The Bull Elk Park fire is one of two fires burning in Sheirdan County as of yesteday afternoon. (Photo courtesy of the U.S. Forest Service)

Firefighters were called out yesterday afternoon to two fires burning in the Big Horn National Forest. The Bull Elk Park fire spans four acres 10 miles northwest of Ranchester. According to a media release from the U.S.

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