FRAC Act Pushes for Chemical Disclosure

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(Fracking diagram courtesy of Wikipedia)

Congress is considering legislation this week that would require oil and gas companies to disclose which chemicals they pump into the ground to extract oil from shale.

Water and Sewer Wraps Up Week One of Budget Work Sessions

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(Photo by Ron Richter)

The first week of budget work sessions for the City of Sheridan wrapped up Friday with City Utilities Director Dan Roberts discussing the Utilities Division, in particular, water and sewer.

UW Trustees Pick Casper Company for A-A Project

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LARAMIE, Wyo. (AP) - The University of Wyoming Board of Trustees has chosen a Casper company to oversee renovation of the Arena-Auditorium.

Game and Fish to Begin Research-Trapping Wolves

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JACKSON, Wyo. (AP) - The Wyoming Game and Fish Department plans to begin trapping wolves for scientific purposes in the Gros Ventre Mountains next week. Game and Fish officials say the trapping is set to begin Tuesday and continue through June 15.

SPAC Receives Donation for Permanent Sculpture

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The Sheridan Public Arts Committee has announced that they've received the needed funds in the form of a donation to complete the purchase of the Huckleberry Daze sculpture by Jerry McCellar.

Buffalo Council Accepts Resolution For CIP

Buffalo's City Council, at their Tuesday meeting, adopted their new Capital Improvements Plan (CIP) for 2013-2018 on a 3-0 vote.

Bid Opening For Jo Co CMAQ Dust Abatement May 13th

At this week's Johnson County Commissioner's meeting, County Road and Bridge Supervisor Scott Pehringer asked for pre-approval from the commissioners to award the CMAQ (Congestion Mitigation and Air Quality) Dust Abatement contract when they are opened on May 13th.

SCJC Offering Final CPR/First Aid Classes Of Year

Sheridan College in Johnson County will have their final CPR/First Aid Classes of the spring semester this Saturday at their campus on South Main Street.

Sheridan Gun Club Withdraws Proposal for New Rifle Range

Sheridan Gun Club Withdraws Proposal for New Rifle Range (Photo courtesy of Flickr user Wisconsin Dept. of Natural Resources)

There were was an interesting turn of events at Thursday's meeting of the Sheridan County Fair Association Board of Trustees. Sheridan Media's Chris Foy has the story.

'Picture This' Grand Finale Benefits Sheridan Senior Center

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'Picture This' Grand Finale Benefits Sheridan Senior Center (Photos by Chris Foy)

The “Picture This” Photo Contest, sponsored by Kennon Sign Shop, held its grand finale Thursday night at the the Sheridan Holiday Inn.