Several Campgrounds on the National Forest to Be Open for Memorial Day Weekend

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The Bighorn National Forest has been busy gearing up for this year's camping season, which will open unofficially this weekend with a number of campgrounds opening explains BHNF Public Relations Specialist Susie Douglas.

Consultant Finishing Up Phase One of CTET Study

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The consultant that was hired by the Sheridan Economic Educational and Development Authority to work on phase one of the career and technical education training study, has been finishing up that first phase with interviews in Sheridan this week.

Buffalo Council Passes Appropriation Bill On First Read

At their meeting Tuesday, the Buffalo City Council passed their 2013-14 appropriations bill, Ordinance No. 1363, on first reading.

Mayor Randy Dyess explains more about the Ordinance.

Johnson County Appoints Lake DeSmet Advisory Board

Although no official word has been heard from the Wyoming Game and Fish on whether or not they will accept the terms of the agreement and sign the 99-year lease of water in Lake DeSmet, the Johnson County Commissioners are moving forward in case that is what happens.

Annual Lake DeSmet Fishing Derby This Weekend

The 30th annual Buffalo Lions Club Lake DeSmet Fishing Derby will be this Memorial Day Weekend at Lake DeSmet.

State is stuck with increasing number of 'orphaned' coal-bed methane wells

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Story Fund Looking for Citizen Input

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Advocates of the Story Community Fund have enlisted the help of the Wyoming Rural Development Council to conduct a community assessment, and they're hoping to recruit every resident of Story to share their ideas about how to make their area better.

Soldier Creek Road Safety Under Scrutiny

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The Sheridan County Commissioners have agreed to commit $54,000 of Capital Facilities Tax to modify the most dangerous stretch of road in the county.

Six More Years for Great Lakes Airlines

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Great Lakes Airlines has renewed its contract with the Sheridan County Airport for another six years.

SC Construction Tech Program Purchases New Equipment With $1,200 Grant

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Grant Belton, a machine tool technology student at Sheridan College, works on a digital caliper case using the computer numeric controlled router at the Construction Technology lab on Brooks Street. He is specifically using tools purchased by the SC Foundation Opportunity Grant to complete his project which was drawn in the Auto Cad program. (Photo courtesy of Sheridan College)

Sheridan College announced Tuesday that the school's construction technology department recently received a grant of $1,200 and that the funds have already been put to good use. The extra funding for the department came through an opportunity grant from the Sheridan College Foundation.