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Ptolemy Receives Special Recognition From Computerworld

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Ptolemy Data Systems in Sheridan has been recognized by IDG's Computerworld Honors Program as a 2013 Laureate. The annual award program honors visionary applications of information technology promoting positive social, economic and educational change.

October Trial Set for Man Accused of Abducting Cody Girl

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POWELL, Wyo. (AP) - A Montana man accused of kidnapping and sexually assaulting a girl from Cody, Wyo., is scheduled to go on trial in October.

Enrollment in Wyoming Schools on the Rise

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According to data from the Wyoming Department of Education, Wyoming schools experienced an enrollment growth of over 1,500 students in 2012-2013. The data indicates that there are 90,993 students attending schools this year in the Cowboy State.

Sheridan College President on Bond Issue for Tech Program Expansion

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Sheridan College President on Bond Issue for Tech Program Expansion (Photo by Chris Foy)

As we reported last month, Sheridan College is implementing a public outreach effort on a proposal to renovate and expand the Technical Education Center at Sheridan College.

East Gate to Yellowstone to Open on Time

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Wyoming Governor Matt Mead (Courtesy Photo)

Earlier this week Wyoming Department of Transportation Plows met up with snowplow crews with Yellowstone National Park, which signified that the WYDOT crews had finished its part in opening the East Entrance of Yellowstone.

BHNF Hosts New Moth Species

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Areas of the Big Horn National Forest near Sheridan and Buffalo are playing host to a new species of moth.

Kendrick Park Ice Cream Prices Rise

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Sheridan Recreation District Business Manager, Rich Bridger, says he will raise the price of ice cream in the hut at Kenderick Park this summer.

Overeaters Anonymous Confronts Food Addiction

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The Centers for Disease Control estimates that, in 2010, 35.7 percent of Americans are obese, and another 33.3 percent of people are overweight. In fact, the United States ranks number one worldwide for overeating.

Johnson County OKs 2-Year CMAQ Funding Application

Johnson County Road and Bridge Supervisor Scott Pehringer brought an application before the county commissioners Tuesday for approval to apply for two years of WyDOT's CMAQ funding for dust abatement in the county.

JCSD1 Approves Forming Health Policy Committee

Johnson County School District One Board of Trustees heard a presentation from board member Dr. Grace Gosar on the health of students and staff of the district.
She gave the trustees a short quiz to test their “Health IQ” with most trustees not getting a favorable grade.

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