Stroll Button Design Contest Underway

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Sheridan County Chamber of Commerce Director of Programs shows off a stroll button winner of years past. (Photo by Pat Blair)

Sheridan County students in grades 1 through 6 are invited to participate in the 2015 Christmas Stroll Button design contest sponsored by the Sheridan County Chamber of Commerce.

Senator Enzi Applauds Anti-Human Trafficking Bill

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U.S. Senator Mike Enzi (Courtesy Photo)

The United States Senate passed legislation Wednesday that is aimed at protecting adults and children from sex trafficking. The bill, led by Senator John Cornyn, a Republican from Texas, would increase penalties for anyone convicted of human smuggling or sex trafficking.

Hazmat Unit Called to Pick Up 'Railroad Torpedo'

Sheridan County's hazmat crew was called to Ranchester on Tuesday afternoon after a resident found two boxes of “railroad torpedoes” in a garage on Coffeen Street that she was cleaning out.

Judge Explains State Court System

State Supreme Court Justice William Hill presented an overview of Wyoming's court system at the start of Tuesday's “You Be the Judge” program at Sheridan College.

Learn How to Keep Kids ‘Healthy and Safe’ Saturday

A photo from last year's event. Photo by Judy Hagerott.

With the school year coming to end and summer creeping up, the time has come for another Healthy and Safe Kids Day.

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Chamber Honors Councilman Haskins

Councilman Wes Haskins. Photo by Aaron Palmer

Buffalo City Councilman Wes Haskins was presented with an award by Angela Fox, Director of the Buffalo Chamber of Commerce, recognizing him for his years volunteering and working to bring chamber events to the community, and his service on the chamber board.

Johnson County Adopts Amended Mikesell-Potts Regulations

Johnson County's Commissioners gave final approval on the regulations for the county-owned Mikesell-Potts Recreation Area at Lake DeSmet.

Treasurer Gordon Addresses Buffalo Council

Wyoming State Treasurer Mark Gordon. Photo by Aaron Palmer

Wyoming State Treasurer Mark Gordon of Buffalo, spoke to those attending the Buffalo City Council meeting Tuesday evening, updating them on the happenings in this year's legislative session, the status of the Treasury and what residents of the state can expect in 2016.

A Look Back in Time: April 23, 1915

E.C. Woodley of Wyola purchased a new tractor today from the Sheridan Commercial company.