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Commissioners Appoint Fair Board Member

Sheridan County commissioners have appointed Beth White of Ranchester to fill a vacancy on the county fair association board of directors.

Fire Calls Keep Sheridan Units Busy

Sheridan crews responded to three fires last week.

Black Crepe Mourned 'Death' of Office

A wreath draped in black crepe hung on the door of Mary Helvey's office, and a “corpse” sat in her chair.

Write-in Results Available After Canvas

Sheridan County residents who received write-in votes in Tuesday's elections will learn the results after Friday's vote canvas.

Sheridan Man to Climb Cho Oyu

Darren Rogers does a handstand on top of Cayambe (18,990 feet) in Ecuador. (Submitted Photo)

A seasoned mountain climber from Sheridan will be joining an international team next week to climb Cho Oyu mountain in Tibet.

Sheridan County to Post Election Results Online

Today's election returns for Sheridan County will be available to everyone, simultaneously, because the county clerk's office will be posting the results as they come in on the county's website.

Water Investigation Continues at Slow Drip

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Pavillion is a ranching community on a dead-end road that emerged from obscurity after the discovery of pollution in domestic water wells. Residents point to nearby oil and gas operations as a cause, while the field operator notes there’s no definitive evidence to back up the claim. (Angus M. Thuermer Jr./WyoFile)

WyoFile.com - There were frustratingly few answers for Pavillion-area residents, and interested parties throughout the nation in the most recent report in the ongoing groundwater pollution investigation in central Wyoming. At the same time, industry officials say the report helps to affirm that there’s still no evidence to connect polluted drinking water to oil and gas activity.

Oddball Police News in Wyoming Involves Tasers, Cats, Exhibitionists

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It has not been hard to collect unusual police stories in Wyoming in recent months. For example:

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Game and Fish to Conduct Brucellosis Surveillance in the Bighorns

In cooperation with the State Veterinarian's office, the Wyoming Game and Fish Department will conduct brucellosis surveillance this fall in the Bighorn Mountains. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter has the story.