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Committee to Study Safety Proposals

Wyoming Pathways, a statewide user group that represents people who bicycle and walk, would like lawmakers to consider new safety laws. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter has the story.

Governor Mead Pleased With Safety Improvements

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Wyoming Governor Matt Mead (Courtesy Photo)

Earlier this week, the State Occupational Epidemiologist released a report on trends in workplace safety in 2013. Fatalities dropped by more than 30% from 2012 to 2013 and hospitalizations were down as well.

Joey's Fall Fly Tournament

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The 2nd annual Joey's Fall Fly fishing tournament will take place next Saturday at various fishing waters in Sheridan County. Prior to the fishing tournament, there will be a community get together fundraiser at the Sheridan County Fairgrounds Exhibit Hall Friday night from 6 to 9.

Two Dayton Houses Inspected for Asbestos

Asbestos inspectors were in Dayton on Thursday morning to check out two houses on land bought by the town earlier this year.

Ranchester to Meet Tuesday

Ranchester's town council next week will consider a request from Stone Ridge Meadows for a building permit, and a separate request for an advertising sign on the highway.

School District 1 to Meet Next Week

Sheridan County School District 1 trustees will recognize the district's teacher of the month and consider amendments to the district's 2014 budget in a meeting next week.

Buffalo Power Outages Caused By Fallen Tree

A main power line in the center of Buffalo that was knocked down by a tree during a snowstorm in the early morning, caused power outages for more than 576 people. Customers on Klondike and N. Adams avenues reported outages on an off until early afternoon.

Forestry Officials Discuss Snowstorm Tree Care

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With the first snow hitting the area today, officials with the state forestry, want to remind the public on how to deal with fallen trees and tree shock due to the sudden climatic change.

Sheridan Hosts All Nations Relays

Indian Relays -- Photo Provided

One of the largest shows of Indian relay races will be held this weekend at the Sheridan County fairgrounds. Sheridan Media's Leslie Stratmoen has the story.

9/11 Remembrance Not Deterred by Snow

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Though it was a snowy morning, it did not deter Sheridan Fire-Rescue officers and other first responders from holding their annual remembrance of the 9/11 terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center, the Pentagon and Shanksville, PA, 13 years ago.