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SAWS Denies Exemption Request

Sheridan County Commissioner and SAWS Board Member Steve Maier

An exemption request from Mike Giorgis was denied by the Sheridan Area Water Supply Joint Powers Board at their monthly meeting Wednesday night.

Shooting Prompts Lockdown in Lodge Grass

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Suspects involved in a shooting near Worland, Wyoming may be the same individuals arrested in Lodge Grass, MT.

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) - The FBI says two people are in custody following reports of a shooting at a Lodge Grass post office that prompted a lockdown on public buildings. FBI spokeswoman Debbie Dujanovic Bertram said Wednesday there is no threat to public safety. She declined to release additional details.

Sheridan College Highlights Chamber Luncheon

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A good number of people turned out for Wednesday's Chamber Luncheon.

It's been a very busy yet exciting week for Sheridan College officials as last Thursday Whitney Benefits presented the College with a $7.6 million check to go toward the new Edward A. Whitney Academic Center that will be built on the College campus.

STT Continues to Target Our Friends Overseas

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STT Executive Director Penny Becker and STT Board Chairman Steve Jacobson

Sheridan Travel and Tourism hosted their Sheridan Area Fall Tourism Association meeting Wednesday at the Holiday Inn. The annual fall meeting is a chance for officials with Sheridan Travel and Tourism to receive updates from their partnerships on success stories in the local tourism industry throughout the past year.

SHS Parent Advisory Meeting: 'The Adolescent Brain'

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Sheridan High School will hold their monthly Parent Advisory meeting Thursday evening in the SHS library, and this month's presentation is titled: “The Adolescent Brain”.

49-Year-Old Texas Man Dies in One-Vehicle Accident

49-year-old Anthony L. Modkins of Texas died in a one-truck accident Monday night on US 14 in Sheridan County, according to the Wyoming Highway Patrol. The crash occurred at about 9:20 pm eighteen miles west of Ranchester.

Sheridan Free Clinic Gets $5,400 Donation for Equipment Upgrades

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The Free Clinic of Sheridan County will replace old IT equipment using a $5,400 donation made possible by the Kim and Mary Kay Love Family Donor Advised Endowment Fund and the Sheridan Area Opportunities Fund.

SCSD1/NWCCD Joint Board Meeting: More Technical Education

Sheridan College President Dr. Paul Young

Sheridan County School District 1 board of trustees met at the college with Northern Wyoming Community College District board members Tuesday night to discuss dual and concurrent enrollment and other issues related to the current education forecast in the state.

National EAS Test Today

WASHINGTON (AP) - The Obama administration is conducting the first-ever nationwide test or the nation's Emergency Alert System this afternoon.

Homeowners Assn. Brings Concerns to Jo Co Commission

Johnson County Commission

Representatives of the Cloud Peak Ranchettes Subdivison northwest of Buffalo brought concerns relating to lands owned by the county that is near them and adjacent to the Johnson County Airport.