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Sheridan Man Convicted of Stealing Prescription Drugs from UPS Boxes Violates Probation

A Sheridan man serving four years probation for his role as a co-conspirator in stealing prescription drugs from a UPS truck while working as an employee of UPS, admitted to violating his probation to Judge John Fenn on Thursday in 4th District Court.

Enzi: Obama Using Already Failed Job Creation Strategy

US Sen. Mike Enzi

US Senator Mike Enzi says that he's glad President Barack Obama is focusing on jobs, but says the president is going about it in the wrong way, in a release from the senator's office Thursday.

CORRECTED: Sheridan Woman Dies from Injuries Sustained in Labor Day Weekend Motorcycle Crash

A Sheridan woman died at St. Vincent Healthcare in Billings Wednesday as a result of her injuries sustained when she was thrown from her motorcycle in a crash during the Labor Day weekend on US 14 near Sibley Lake, according to a media release from the Wyoming Highway Patrol.

Jo Co Commission Approves Site For Off-Track Betting

Johnson County Commission

Betting on horse racing got easier to do in Johnson County, after the County Commissioners approved a request from investors looking to put a site in Buffalo. The Commissioners approved the site at their meeting Tuesday.

New Jo Co Justice Center Welcomes Visitors

From left: Johnson County Commissioners John Gibbs, Smokey Wildeman (with scissors) and Delbert Eitel cut the ribbon to open the new criminal justice center.

The New Buffalo/Johnson County Criminal Justice Center had their official ribbon cutting on Thursday and welcomed visitors with a free meal and tours of both the old and new facility.

Sarantopulos Show a Success

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Lauren Sarantopulos stands next to one of her paintings.

Thursday night, the Sagebrush Community Art Center hosted an artist's reception for sensation, 13 year-old, Lauren Sarantopulos.

JAC to Receive Retirement System Update Today

JAC to Receive Retirement System Update Today

The State Legislature's Joint Appropriations Committee has been meeting in Cheyenne to discuss issues that will be addressed during the next legislative session in early 2012. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter takes a look at the Wyoming Retirement System, which will be the topic of the day today at the JAC meeting.

BOA Approves Special Exemption for Cell Tower

Kevin Howell with Verizon Wireless addresses the Board of Adjustments about a proposed cell tower at the Sheridan County Fairgrounds.

The City of Sheridan Board of Adjustments approved a special exemption for the construction of a 60' monopole cell phone tower at the Sheridan County Fairgrounds.

Window is Filling with Food!

As darkness is upon us, the window is continuing to fill up at Cost Plus, corner of Main and Brundage Streets in Sheridan with A LOT of non-perishable food items and sundries, which will be divided between the People's Assistance Food Bank and the Salvation Army Food Pantry!

More Broadband Internet Access for Wyoming Students

CenturyLink (formely Qwest) workers work at a terminal box outside Woodland Park elementary Thursday. (Photo by Stan Woinoski)

Two-thirds of Wyoming's 88,165 students will soon have Ethernet broadband access, thanks to an agreement between the State of Wyoming and CenturyLink, according to a release from the governor's office Thursday.