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Madden Explains His Distribution Formula To Buffalo Council

Mike Madden

State Representative Mike Madden explained his new distribution formula that will be introduced in this year's Legislative Session, that will re-work how local city and county governments in the state receive their direct distribution funding from the state.

Rep. Madden On Legislative Session: Local Funding

Mike Madden

State Representative Mike Madden, a Republican from Buffalo, will be checking in with Sheridan Media, giving us updates on the happenings in the State House of Representatives during this year's Legislative Budget Session.

Madden discussed the first week of the session with us in a phone interview Thursday.

A Look Back in Time: Feb. 12, 1916

Now here's Sheridan Media's look back in time, to 100 years ago, by reporter Pat Blair as published in the Sheridan Enterprise newspaper on Feb. 12, 1916.

Department Heads Give Reports To Buffalo Council

The department heads for the City of Buffalo updated the city council on happenings within their departments during the month of January during the council's last regular meeting.

Warm Weather’s Making Ice Fishing Dangerous

Ice is still frozen in spots on Healy Reservoir. (Game and Fish Submitted Photo)

Ice fishing can be dangerous at any time, but especially this week as temperatures rise to nearly 60 degrees, because the ice is thawing on the north shores of the lakes.

AARP Tax Rep Offers Free Preparation, Issues IRS Scam Warning

The IRS phone scam, as it’s been dubbed, is still targeting locals.

Program Focuses on African Dinosaur Bones

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Dee the Dinosaur, Tate Museum, photo by Judy Hagerott

J.P. Cavigelli was this month’s presenter for the Sheridan College Science Museum’s Lecture Series. Collections Manager of the Tate Geological Museum at Casper College, he talked about going to Tanzania, Africa, to collect dinosaur bones, Sheridan Media’s Judy Hagerott was there and brings us this report.

UPDATE: Senior Center, Historic Inn, Commissioner Among Chamber Award Winners

The Sheridan County Chamber of Commerce has announced its Awards of Excellence winners for 2015. The Key Service Award, that honors a non-profit organization, went to the Sheridan Senior Center, and County Commissioner Mike Nickel was named the Spirit of Sheridan for his volunteer service.

Student Privacy Bill Endorsed by Senate Education Committee

The Senate Education Committee Wednesday gave their full endorsement of Senate File 14, the student data privacy and transparency bill, that would prohibit school districts from accessing students’ personal social media accounts. Senate File 14 will now move to the full Senate for consideration.

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