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Commissioners Discuss, Get Updates From Various Boards

Johnson County's Commissioners, at last week's meeting, discussed the Library and Fair Boards, getting updates on their activities during their recent meetings.

Enzi: Health Care Law Doesn't Protect Patients

U.S. Sen Mike Enzi (R-Wyo.) spoke with several others on the floor of the Senate this week joining the popular activity participated in by those opposed to Obamacare of detailing how they disagree with the law's effects on the Medicare program.

McWilliams, King, Laughton Named Keystone Honorees

The Sheridan Senior Center has announced the 2012 Keystone Award Honorees: Dippy King, Joe Laughton, and Mary Ellen McWilliams. Senior Center Development Director Rindy West tells us about this second annual event.

Commissioners OK Agreement For Lake DeSmet Fishing Derby

During their short meeting last Tuesday, the Johnson County Commissioners approved a use agreement with the Buffalo Lion's Club to use the Mikesell/Potts Recreation Area at Lake DeSmet for their annual fishing derby.

2 Michigan Men Sentenced For Poaching

Sheridan Senior Game Warden Bruce Scigliano (Game and Fish photo)

Two 30-year-old Michigan men have been convicted of poaching antelope northeast of Sheridan, according to the Game and Fish, resulting from an incident last September.

Home and Garden Show is Underway

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Home and Garden Show is underway.

This year's Big Horn Homebuilders Home and Garden Show is underway at the Holiday Inn in Sheridan. A good crowed was on hand for the opening Friday night and with more vendors and booths then ever, it's sure to be a busy weekend inside the Holiday Inn.

Sheridan Wants You to Shop Local

During the Downtown Sheridan Association's introduction of a Downtown Development Authority business plan Thursday, discussions turned to how to get Sheridan residents to shop local.

Sheridan Memorial to Reach Out to Patients

Sheridan Memorial to Reach Out to Patients

Friday we told you about the Wyoming Department of Health's recommendation to Sheridan Memorial Hospital to have surgical patients in which a Laryngeal Mask Airway, or LMA was used between June 1st and November 8th of 2011 be tested for hepatitis B and C, and HIV.

Urban Planning Firm Studying Possibility of DDA in Sheridan

Downtown Sheridan (Sheridan Media file photo)

South Carolina-based urban planning firm, Arnett Muldrow & Associates, presented community stakeholders on Thursday morning with their plan to look into creating a Downtown Development Authority in Sheridan.

D1 Superintendent: Accountability Bill May Reduce Local Control

Sheridan County School District 1 superintendent Marty Kobza shared his comments on the accountability in education bill, which was signed into law by Gov. Matt Mead this week.