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Sheridan Sees Jobs, Total Payroll Losses in 2Q 2011

Sheridan County was one of only three counties in Wyoming that saw total payroll decrease during the second quarter of 2011, according to a report released this week by the Wyoming Department of Workforce Services.

Spring SCSA Sign-ups Tonight

Registration for spring Sheridan County Soccer Association is open and there will be an open registration session held from 4:30 to 7 pm today in the Sheridan County School District 2 board room.

Free Clinic to Give It Another Go Around

Free Clinic to Give It Another Go Around

Last year the Free Clinic of Sheridan County was denied in their application for a Community Development Block Grant from the State that would have allowed for the renovation of the Sheridan County Public Health Building to house the Free Clinic.

Commissioners Award Bid For Fairgrounds Drainage Project

Sheridan County Public Works Director Rod Liesinger

Improving drainage issues at the Sheridan County Fairgrounds took another step forward Tuesday, as the County Commissioners awarded the bid for the Fairground's drainage improvement project to NST Construction in the amount of $78,031.95.

Buffalo Council Gets Legislative Reports from Schiffer, Madden

State Senator John Schiffer

At their regular meeting Tuesday night, the Buffalo City Council heard reports from State Senator John Schiffer (R-Kaycee) and from State Representative Mike Madden (R-Buffalo) on what citizens and municipalities in the state can expect from the upcoming Legislative session.

Johnson County Tables Decision on Fairgrounds List

Johnson County Commissioners

Johnson County's Commissioners tabled a decision on compiling a priority list for projects at the Johnson County Fairgrounds at their meeting Tuesday.

JCHC's Financial Situation Good So Far This Year

Johnson County Healthcare Center in Buffalo

At their last meeting in late January, the Johnson County Healthcare Center's Board of Trustees received a financial report for December of 2011 and an update on where the institution sits so far this fiscal year, which is in pretty good shape.

Sheridan Press Workers Hurt in Snowmobile Accident

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Sheridan Press Workers Hurt in Snowmobile Accident

SHERIDAN, Wyo. (AP) - Two employees from The Sheridan Press are in a Montana hospital after being seriously injured in a snowmobiling accident. The newspaper says photographer Blaine McCartney and sports editor Aaron Atkins were hurt while riding a groomed trail near Burgess Junction on Sunday.

Commissioners Approve Story Area Septic System Supplemental Regs

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Commissioners Approve Story Area Septic System Regs

After an almost two year process of holding public meetings and fine tuning the proposed changes, the Sheridan County Commissioners approved the Story Area Septic System Supplemental Regulations Tuesday .

State Child Well-Being Report: Sheridan Fourth Best

Kid's Count Director Marc Homer

While a report that ranks kids' well-being says that Wyoming is worsening as a state, Sheridan County ranked fourth best out of the 15 most populated counties and improved in 7 of 12 child well-being indicators. Kid's Count Director Marc Homer.

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