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A Look Back in Time: April 14, 1914

The fire department was called out three times last evening to extinguish fires. Two of those were quite serious.

Planner Gives Reports To Buffalo City Council

City Planning Director Lynn Barrett gave her report to the Buffalo Council during their last meeting, saying her office has so far this month received no new planning and zoning applications, but a citizen did bring a property utility question to her that will likely come before the council before long.

Johnson County Youth Camp Board Now Non-Profit

Members of the Johnson County Youth Camp Board came before the county commissioners last week to update them on the progress they have made in getting themselves designated as a non-profit group, and getting into a better position to run the Johnson County Youth Camp for the county.

Beef Quality Assurance Training Thursday in Buffalo

The Johnson County Office of University of Wyoming Extension will be having a Beef Quality Assurance certification training Thursday, April 17th from 2 to 4 pm at the Johnson County Fire Station in Buffalo.

New Science Standards Under Review

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CASPER, Wyo. (AP) - The Wyoming Board of Education has decided that proposed new K-12 science standards need more review.

The board on Friday instructed the state Department of Education to conduct further review of the Next Generation Science Standards.

Week in Review

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It's time once again to take a look back at a few of the top news stories from this past week with our Sheridan Media Week in Review.

Sheridan businessman Jesus Rios was selected by the Sheridan City Council to fill the vacant ward three seat on the Council. Rios says that enthusiastic about the city's plans to increase reserve funds.

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Feds Urge Judge Not to Block Birth-Control Rule

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CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - Government lawyers are opposing a request from Catholic organizations in Wyoming seeking to block the birth-control coverage requirement in the federal health care overhaul.

A Night at the Fairgrounds

(Photo by Ron Richter)

A couple of large animals made an unexpected stop Friday in Sheridan. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter has the story.

Dayton House Was Home to Wyoming's First Woman Mayor

Wissler's former home at 406 Main Street in Dayton; now on the National Register of Historic Places. (Photo by Pat Blair)
Photo of Susan Wissler hangs in council chambers of Dayton's Town Hall. (Photo by Pat Blair)

Historical Register Ongoing Series

The unassuming gray house at 406 Main Street in Dayton hasn't changed much since Susan Wissler lived there in the early 1900s.

Upcoming Tacofest Feeds Local Children

Arin Waddell, left, and Jess Riley were guests this week on the Public Pulse news talk show. (Photo by Leslie Stratmoen)

Tacos and the Teka Brock Band will set the scene this weekend for a fundraiser put on by a local organization that makes sure children in our community don't go hungry when they're not in school.

Eye to Eye Helps Learning Disabled Children

Co-founder David Flink and CEO of Eye to Eye talked about his organization this week in Sheridan. (Photo by Pat Blair)

David Flink was diagnosed with dyslexia and attention deficit hyperactive disorder around the time he began fourth grade.

College Board Meets Next Week

Artwork in the lobby of the college's Whitney Academic Center helps visitors learn about the college's benefactor. (Photo by Leslie Stratmoen)

The trustees of the Northern Wyoming Community College District will consider refinancing two bond series at their meeting next week.

A Look Back in Time: April 11, 1914

Two Sheridan bankers say business conditions here are fully up to the standard of the rest of the country.

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