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Council Gives Thumbs Up on Street Closure for Pony Fall Fest

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Sheridan City Council President John Bigelow

After a lengthy discussion at their meeting Tuesday night, the Sheridan City Council approved the KNJ Curbing and Pony Grill and Bar Fall Fest that will take place this upcoming Saturday.

One Cent Recipients to Receive Reduction in 4th Quarter Distribution

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One Cent Recipients to Receive Reduction in 4th Quarter Distribution

City of Sheridan Treasurer Jennifer Reed reported to the City Council Tuesday night that the one cent revenue is down 12 percent from the appropriated amount for fiscal year 2011, which ended June 30.

Sheridan Media, Cost Plus Appliances Holding 9/11 Memorial Food Drive

In recognition of the 10-year anniversary of the tragedy on September 11, 2001, Sheridan Media will be working with Cost Plus Furniture and Appliances of Sheridan to put on a 24-hour, three-day "Spirit of America 9/11 Food Drive" with a goal of collecting 911 pounds of non-perishable food items.

Bear Hunt Closes in 2 Areas in NW Wyoming

Black Bear photo courtesy WGFD.

CODY - The bear hunt is over in two areas in northwestern Wyoming less than a week after it started.

Sheridan County Receives State Award for Planning

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Sheridan County was recently recognized by the state for their planning practices.

Sheridan County recently received the Rural Planning Project of the Year award from the Wyoming Planning Association. County Planner Mark Reid explains what landed Sheridan County the special recognition.

County Commissioners Reject One Bid, Approve Another for Airport Rehab

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County Commissioners addressed several projects at the Sheridan County Airport at their meeting Tuesday.

The Sheridan County Commissioners Tuesday rejected the lone bid of $193,550.00 from ICM to rehabilitate the South Access Road at the Sheridan County Airport. Commissioner Bob Rolston says the project will be rolled over to next year's budget.

Poll Question: Reduce or Eliminate Parking Requirements for Property Owners?

Last week, the Sonoran Institute brought a presentation to Sheridan titled: the Value of Downtown. Essentially, the idea of the presentation was that building dense downtown areas will return the most tax revenue to the city.

Suicide Prevention Week: Operation SAVE Training Tuesday at YMCA

A week promoting suicide awareness will culminate on Sunday with the 2nd annual Out of the Darkness Walk to Prevent Suicide fundraiser on Sunday.

First Solo Art Show All Sept for Sarantopoulos at SAGE Depot

SAGE Depot (Sheridan Media file photo)

An artist reception will be held Thursday for 13-year-old Lauren Sarantopulos, recognizing her first solo art show that is on display through September at the Historic Train Depot.

Planners Seek Final Approval on SW Quadant Funding

Buffalo City Planner Zach Montgomery

The City of Buffalo and Johnson County, along with the Johnson County School District will be asked to jointly match funding for a grant from the state for improvements to the SW quadrant of the city.