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Hoffman Honored for Service

Pictured, from left, are Debi Isakson, Bruce Hoffman, Steve Smiley and Mary Jo Johnson. (Photo by Leslie Stratmoen)

A local man who spent most of his working career coaching at Sheridan College will be honored the first weekend in August. The man is Bruce Hoffman, who has given 50 years of dedicated service to the college, first as a coach, then as a trustee.

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A Look Back in Time: July 23, 1914

A new telephone system will be organized, connecting the city of Sheridan and the mines north of here.

Sheridan Group Wins Another Blues Challenge

Gary Small, left, and Jobe Jennings playing the blues. (Photo courtesy of Gary Small)

A music group from Sheridan recently won a blues competition in Casper. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter has the story.

Health Officials Concerned Over Rise in Whooping Cough Cases

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Reported cases of pertussis, or whooping cough as it is better known, continue to rise, prompting the Wyoming Department of Health to remind people that it is a vaccine preventable disease.

City Treasurer Provides Financial Update

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City of Sheridan Clerk/Interim Treasurer Scott Badley (Sheridan Media file photo)

City Clerk/Interim Treasurer Scott Badley provided a financial update for the city at Monday night's council meeting. While only one month into the fiscal year, revenues from the sales and use tax are higher than what was anticipated.

Ag Committee Visits Family Farm

Tomatoes in one of the greenhouses at Holliday Family Farm. (Photo by Pat Blair)

Brad Holliday and his family are raising chickens for meat, and growing tomatoes, corn, lettuce, kale and other crops on their farm outside Dayton.

Retired Firefighters; Wildland Colleagues in Danger

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By Angus M. Thuermer Jr.

— July 22, 2014

Five retired federal fire managers are criticizing a national wildfire group for failing to ensure firefighters’ safety by falling short on everything from decision-making to communications and even supplying crews with maps.

Road and Bridge Assumes Maintenance at Mikesell-Potts

Scott Pehringer

On July 1st, Johnson County Road and Bridge took over the maintenance, cleaning, and everyday up-keep of the county-owned Mikesell-Potts Recreation area at Lake Desmet.

Final Candidates' Forum Wednesday In Buffalo

This year's candidates for Johnson County Sheriff at a recent Candidates' Forum.

Wednesday afternoon during the weekly Farmer's Market in Crazy Woman Square will be the final Candidates' Forum for Johnson County voters to meet the candidates for various local and state offices.