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College District Receives Grant

The Northern Wyoming Community College District has received a grant from the Wyoming Department of Education to fund improvements to the district's distance education program.

Mayor Heath Makes Several New Appointments

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(Photo by Ron Richter)

A change in leadership brings with it a change in responsibilities. Sheridan Mayor John Heath says that several councilors will be receiving new appointments when the council meets this upcoming Monday.

County Employees Receive Pay Raise

Maier, left, and Cram discuss an issued during a recent meeting. (Photo by Leslie Stratmoen)

Employees of Sheridan County will see raises in pay next year. Commissioners approved the measure this week, by approving the county's general fund budget.

Rogue Bear Spotted Near Story

A black bear has been spotted roaming the area around the town of Story searching for food. The warning comes from the Wyoming Game and Fish Department. In a news release issued Thursday, game officials say residents in that area need to be on alert.

'Longmire' Stars Sign Autographs

Longmire actor Adam Bartley, left, was welcomed to the area Tuesday night by Sheridan County library director Cameron Duff during a book signing in Sheridan. (Photo by Leslie Stratmoen)

Two autograph signing sessions have been planned with the stars of the 'Longmire' TV show who are in Buffalo for the weekend's Longmire Days celebration. They'll be held both this morning and Saturday morning, from 9-noon. Today's will be in the former Clear Creek Elementary School.

Lake View Campground Closes for Renovations

A campground in the Big Horn National Forest will be closed to the public for major renovations. Hannah Stepenoff has the story.

College Hosts Youth Garden Activity Day

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A nest of baby killdeer discovered.

The Youth Garden, part of the Community Garden at Sheridan College was a-buzz with children Thursday morning. Close to 20 kids, ages 3-12, took part in activities geared to get children excited about plants, gardening, and familiar with where their food comes from.

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Fair Board Changes October Meeting

The Sheridan County Fair Association will meet a week later in October, at the request of Fairgrounds Director Jamie Ringley.

A Look Back in Time: July 18, 1914

Nearly the entire Sheridan Ice Company houses on Jefferson Street were destroyed yesterday by fire.