The Equality State Policy Center is starting a campaign aimed at raising Wyoming's minimum wage to $10.10 by 2015. The current state minimum is a mere $5.15, though most employers pay the federally mandated $7.25.
City of Sheridan Engineer Lane Thompson (Photo by Ron Richter)
The Wyoming State Loan and Investment Board, or SLIB recently approved a $1 million Community Readiness Grant for the Sheridan northwest infrastructure project, which will extend Yellowtail Drive further through the High-Tech Business Park in north Sheridan.
The third annual Wyoming-Montana Academic Challenge was held at Sheridan College Thursday. The competition featured six-player high school all-star teams from both states that were presented with oral questions in a buzzer style format over five rounds of competition.
Wyoming is one of many states that have sought a waiver from the No Child Left Behind Act, an act that was re-written this week by the House Education and Workforce Committee. Sheridan Media's Chris Foy has the story.
Workshops for Young Writers Take Place at Fulmer Library June 28, July 2 (Photo courtesy Flickr user Nefi)
Sheridan High School and the Sheridan County Fulmer Public Library will be hosting an opportunity for young adults to develop their writing craft and spark creativity later this month and in early July.
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