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GAME AND FISH HOLDS PUBLIC MEETING ON PROPOSED REGULATION CHANGES

The Sheridan Regional Game and Fish Office held a public meeting Wednesday night to go over some proposed upcoming regulation changes. Sheridan Regional Wildlife Supervisor Joe Gilbert describes a change to the trapping regulations.

SHERIDAN COUNTY SCHOOL DISRTICT ONE SUPERINTENDENT TALKS ABOUT THE STATEWIDE DROPOUT PROBLEM

Sheridan County School District One Superintendent was a guest on KROE'S Public Pulse program Wednesday, where she addressed a number of topics including the state dropout rate. Host Kim Love asked Belish if the dropout rate is a problem in District One.

"HELP IS HERE EXPRESS" BUS TOUR COMING BACK TO SHERIDAN NEXT WEEK

For the second year in a row, a big orange bus will be coming through Sheridan next week with the sole purpose of assisting residents with information about prescription assistance.

HABITAT FOR HUMANITY CELEBRATES JUNE AS HOME OWNERSHIP MONTH

Habitat for Humanity had a few extra hands to work on one of their homes Tuesday. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter has the details.

GOVERNOR URGES WYOMING RESIDENTS TO ENGAGE ON GROWTH AT CONFERENCE

The Building Wyoming We Want conference is going on in Casper, and Tuesday Governor Freudenthal urged state residents to make a difference by engaging in discussion on growth.

SATURDAY IS COMMUNITY APPRECIATION DAY AT THE SHERIDAN COUNTY MUSEUM

This Saturday is the 2nd annual community appreciation day at the Sheridan County Museum, where there'll be plenty of good food and entertainment. Director Dana Prater explains what the day will entail.

DAYTON TOWN COUNCIL APPROVES FIRST READING OF RAW WATER ORDINANCE AND PRESENTS YARD OF THE MONTH

The Dayton Town Council met for their first meeting of June last night. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter was there.

GAME AND FISH REGIONAL OFFICE TO HOLD PUBLIC MEETING ON REGULATION CHANGES THIS WEEK

The Wyoming Game and Fish Department is proposing changes in fishing regulations for 2010-2011. There'll be a meeting at the Sheridan Regional office this Wednesday at 7 p.m. Game and Fish Information Specialist Warren Mischke.

SHERIDAN COUNTY CHAMBER LUNCHEON IS THIS WEDNESDAY

The Sheridan County Chamber of Commerce monthly luncheon will take place this Wednesday. Chamber Executive Director Janelle Martinsen explains what the program will be.

CELEBRATE THE ARTS KICKS OFF NEXT WEEK IN SHERIDAN

Celebrate the Arts 2009 kicks off next Thursday at five o'clock at the Sheridan Inn. City of Sheridan Public Arts Committee Chair Fachon Wilson tells us what's planned for the kickoff event.

Wilson said that there'll also be a local artist quick draw, where the art will be auctioned to benefit a student scholarship in memory of Sue Henry.

HAND IN HAND EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION CENTER OFFERS UP AN INFORMATIONAL WEBSITE

The Hand in Hand Early Childhood Education Center in Sheridan is scheduled to open in early September and they're currently taking registration. Director Susan Brayton says that the center's website is a good tool to use for parents looking for more information.

We've provided you with a link to the Hand in Hand website. www.handinhandcenter.org

WIND ENERGY DEVELOPMENT GUIDE AVAILABLE TO WYOMING LANDOWNERS

The University of Wyoming's Ruckelshaus Institute of Environment and Natural Resources has produced Wyoming's first reference guide on commercial wind development.

GOVERNOR'S TASK FORCE CONDUCTING ONLINE SURVEY

A Governor's Task Force is conducting an online survey to review existing distance learning programs and opportunities in Wyoming.

HAS POLITICS PLAYED A ROLE IN THE RECENT GUN AND AMMUNITION SHORTAGE?

Over the past few months there's been a shortage of firearms and ammunition in the U.S. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter has the details.

NORTH MAIN NEIGHBORHOOD ASSOCIATION HOSTS BUSINESS AFTER HOURS

The North Main Neighborhood Association hosted the business after hours on the porch of the Sheridan County Museum Thursday. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter was there and has the story.