JCSD1 Admins To Board: Why We Support Common Core

At their meeting this week, the Johnson County School District One Board of Trustees heard a report from Dr. Jeannie Iberlin on why the district's administration is in support of Common Core State Standards (CCSS) and the Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortium (SBAC).

Buffalo Now Has Drop-off Drug Box

A new green “lock box” at the Buffalo/Johnson County Criminal Justice Center will possibly encourage residents to safely dispose of unused prescription drugs in Buffalo.

Buffalo Council Accepts Grant For Police Camera

Buffalo Police Chief Jason Carder gave his report to the City Council at their meeting Tuesday, and requested they accept a grant to purchase a crime scene camera.

Cap Tax Talks Continue

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A public presentation on the Capital Facilities Tax was held Thursday evening at the Sheridan County Courthouse. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter was there and has the details.

Senator Enzi Discusses Debt Limit Increase

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U.S. Senator Mike Enzi of Wyoming was a guest on Thursday's Public Pulse program on News Talk 930 KROE. Senator Enzi was asked by host Kim Love why he was one of 19 Republican senators who voted against the debt limit increase.

Coal Rep Says Industry's Thriving

A spokesman for one of the world's largest coal producers, with mines in Wyoming, said this is an “interesting” time for the industry.

Commission Secures Airport For $100K

As they do with most of their department's that have the potential to wind up in legal trouble, the county secured the airport this week with a bond of $100,000.

Partnership Supports Juvenile Program

The Volunteers of America Northern Rockies are, once again, partnering with Sheridan County for the juvenile justice and delinquency prevention program.

University Publishes Mitigation Booklet

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The University of Wyoming has released a new primer to help energy companies and others meet their mitigation requirements on projects that could affect wildlife habitat.

Catholic School Makes Historic Register

Sheridan's Holy Name Catholic School will be honored as a National Historic Place in ceremonies Friday morning (Oct. 18) in the school gym.