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Governor Requests Disaster Declaration, Johnson County Awaits President's Decision

Last week, Wyoming Governor Matt Mead requested a presidential disaster declaration for Johnson and Niobrara Counties, which would qualify individuals and small businesses for federal assistance to help fund cleanup from the flooding that occurred in May and early June in those counties.

More On WYDOT's Annual Report To Johnson County

Mark Gillett, Engineer for the Wyoming Department of Transportation (WYDOT)'s District Four, gave a report to the Johnson County Commissioners during their last regular meeting.

Police Chief Thanks Emergency Responders For Work During Flood

Buffalo Police Chief Jason Carder, during his report to the city council at their last regular meeting, spoke highly of his staff, city crews and other emergency responders for their efforts during the flash flood event that happened the evening of Wednesday, June 3rd.

A Look Back in Time: July 1, 1915

Now here's Sheridan Media's look back in time, to 100 years ago, by reporter Pat Blair as published in the Sheridan Enterprise newspaper on July 1, 1915.

Highway Patrol Investigating Fatal Crash South of Gillette

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The Wyoming Highway Patrol, at the request of the Campbell County Sheriff’s Office, is investigating a fatal crash that occurred Monday night around 9:30 on Fairview Road, five miles southeast of Gillette.

Child Safety Seats Must be Installed Correctly

Fireman Paul Juergens is a child safety seat technician for the fire department in Sheridan. (Photo by Leslie Stratmoen)

A local child safety seat technician said both the seat and the child must be strapped in correctly. Sheridan Media’s Leslie Stratmoen has the report.

Enzi Says EPA Ruling Shows Tunnel Vision

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Republican U.S. Senator Mike Enzi of Wyoming issued a statement Monday, regarding the day’s Supreme Court decision requiring the EPA to consider the costs of the regulations it imposes on power plants.

Animal Shelter Needs Baby Food, Bedding

The local animals shelter is in need of particular items, including food and bedding. Sheridan Media’s Leslie Stratmoen has the details.

Appropriations Committee Discusses Revenue Shortfall

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Wyoming State Senator Bruce Burns of Sheridan. (Photo by Ron Richter)

The Appropriations Committee of the Wyoming Legislature met for two days last week in Cheyenne. State Senator Bruce Burns of Sheridan is a member of the committee, and says that declining revenues was a topic of concern.

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