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Big Data Conference Includes A Number of Guest Speakers

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The Big Data Conference is set to take place in Sheridan next week. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter takes a look at who'll be speaking at the two-day conference.

Local District Teachers of the Year Announced

The Wyoming Department of Education released the names of the their District Teacher of the Year Awards Tuesday. According to the department's website, Lorna Poulsen, a social studies teacher at Sheridan Junior High School has been named Teacher of the Year for Sheridan County School District #2.

Transportation Category Leads Statewide Deaths in Wyoming

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Wyoming State Epidemiologist Dr. C. Mack Sewell released the second annual Epidemiology Report on occupational fatalities and non-fatal injuries. The report contains trends and analysis on workplace accidents and deaths in Wyoming for 2013.

Sheridan Fire-Rescue to Host 9-11 Remembrance

Last year's rememberance. Photo by Ron Richter.

The thirteenth anniversary of 9-11 is this Thursday, and Sheridan Fire-Rescue will be hosting the department's annual remembrance event.

Businesses to Hold Fundraiser for 9-11 Memorial

Two local businesses will be holding a fundraiser for Sheridan-Fire Rescue. Hannah Stepenoff has the details.

Enrollments Up in School District 2

Enrollment in Sheridan County School District 2 grew this year by more than 100 students over last year.

District 2 Trustees Hear Construction Updates

Sheridan County School District 2 Superintendent Craig Dougherty (Photo by Pat Blair)

Sheridan County School District 2 personnel are working with contractors and engineers to resolve a drainage issue at the new Henry A. Coffeen Elementary School.

Sheridan Angels Donate Backpacks

The Sheridan Angels have donated 140 backpacks filled with school supplies to Sheridan County School District 2.

Recreation District 1 to Meet

The Sheridan County School District 1 Recreation District will meet at 6 o'clock Monday night at the Downtown Sheridan Association building in Sheridan.

Tanker Rollover Near Lovell Causes Latex Leak

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(Photo courtesy of the Wyoming Highway Patrol)

A tanker hauling 5,500 gallons of latex crashed and rolled over on US 14A Tuesday morning approximately 25 miles east of Lovell, causing one lane of travel to be temporarily closed.