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Game Officials Say Time to Register Boats

Officials with the state game and fish department say now is the time to register boats, before the big rush comes on Memorial Day weekend.

‘Laughter, Always Best Medicine’ Opens Tonight

A production of one act plays dubbed “Laughter, Always the Best Medicine” takes the stage tonight at the Carriage House Theater in Sheridan.

UPDATE: Gillette Standoff with Armed Man Ends with Flash-Bang

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UPDATE -- 9:30 News Hour: A two-hour standoff this morning with an armed man in a Gillette neighborhood ended with a flash-bang grenade.

Community College Funding Remains an Issue for Lawmakers

Wyoming State Senator Bruce Burns of Sheridan. (Photo by Ron Richter)

Although legislation intended to change the way community college’s are funding in Wyoming failed to pass in the most recent legislative session in Cheyenne, state lawmakers continue to discuss the issue. Sheridan Media’s Ron Richter has the story.

Stroll Button Design Contest Underway

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Sheridan County Chamber of Commerce Director of Programs shows off a stroll button winner of years past. (Photo by Pat Blair)

Sheridan County students in grades 1 through 6 are invited to participate in the 2015 Christmas Stroll Button design contest sponsored by the Sheridan County Chamber of Commerce.

Senator Enzi Applauds Anti-Human Trafficking Bill

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U.S. Senator Mike Enzi (Courtesy Photo)

The United States Senate passed legislation Wednesday that is aimed at protecting adults and children from sex trafficking. The bill, led by Senator John Cornyn, a Republican from Texas, would increase penalties for anyone convicted of human smuggling or sex trafficking.

Hazmat Unit Called to Pick Up 'Railroad Torpedo'

Sheridan County's hazmat crew was called to Ranchester on Tuesday afternoon after a resident found two boxes of “railroad torpedoes” in a garage on Coffeen Street that she was cleaning out.

Judge Explains State Court System

State Supreme Court Justice William Hill presented an overview of Wyoming's court system at the start of Tuesday's “You Be the Judge” program at Sheridan College.

Learn How to Keep Kids ‘Healthy and Safe’ Saturday

A photo from last year's event. Photo by Judy Hagerott.

With the school year coming to end and summer creeping up, the time has come for another Healthy and Safe Kids Day.

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