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Police Searching for 2 Suspects Following High-Speed Pursuit

Edwin Badgett, described as 5'6", 178 pounds, brown hair, hazel eyes with tattoos on his chest. (Courtesy Sheridan Police Department)

Police are searching for two male suspects who led them on a high-speed pursuit Wednesday night after an attempted traffic stop on Long Drive near the high school.

Hill: Role in Accountability Still to be Determined

State Superintendent Cindy Hill

Following a legislative session that again centered around education at times, during an interview with Kim Love on Public Pulse this week, Superintendent of Public Instruction Cindy Hill answered a question regarding the controversial topics surrounding her office over the past year. She says that she's done the things she said she was going to do.

District 1 to Up Seating Capacity at TRHS, BHS Stadiums

Construction of Big Horn's turf field in October of 2010. (Sheridan Media file photo)

After a couple of years without a press box and limited seating at the newly remodeled Big Horn High School football field, Sheridan County School District 1 accepted bids for a project that will add 750 seats at Big Horn and Tongue River facilities.

Two SFR Firefighters to Receive Promotions

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Sheridan Mayor Dave Kinskey

The City of Sheridan issued a news release Wednesday stating that two long-serving firefighters with Sheridan Fire-Rescue will be promoted to captain. Sheridan Mayor Dave Kinskey.

Sheridan County OK's Affordable Housing Funding to Habitat

Sheridan County Administrative Director Renee' Obermueller

Habitat for Humanity of the Eastern Bighorns will now have $40,000 more in funding to use on affordable housing projects thanks to a recent approval of a resolution by the Sheridan County Commissioners.

New District Judge For Buffalo Expected in August

With the completion of Johnson County's new Judicial Center complex this summer, Wyoming's Fourth Judicial District, which encompasses both Sheridan and Johnson Counties will be receiving a second District Judge to be seated in Buffalo.

Who Is The New Buffalo/Johnson County Engineer?

Zach Montgomery

The Buffalo City Council, at Tuesday's meeting, decided to fund a portion of the moving expenses for the new city/county engineer, and will eventually ask the county to help with those expenses as well.

Outlaws To Invade Johnson County Library

Ray and Jackie Maple a.k.a. Tom O'Day and Bronco Nell

Wyoming outlaws Tom O'Day and Bronco Nell will invade the Johnson County Library this Friday evening at 7pm.

Council Work Session Focuses on Energy Prices

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Sheridan City Counclor Alex Lee

The Sheridan City Council held a unique work session Wednesday that consisted of Sam Western giving a presentation on the local economic history and how it connects with the State's economic history, and what falling natural gas prices mean for Sheridan and the State.

SCSD1 Discusses New Programs, Moves into BH Elementary

Superintendent Marty Kobza

Sheridan County School District 1 board of trustees met for their regular meeting Tuesday night in Big Horn and talked about ways to add new programs in schools.