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JCHC Does 'Very Well' On Strict OSHA Inspection

Johnson County Healthcare Center

The Johnson County Healthcare Center's Board of Trustees had their monthly meeting Wednesday night, and they heard reports from staff and administration on numbers of patients, residents in the care center and those in home health and hospice care, and the results from a surprise inspection.

Council Approves Purchase Of Patrol Vehicle

Earlier this month, the Buffalo City Council reviewed the bids and heard the recommendation to purchase a new patrol vehicle by Buffalo Police Chief Jason Carder.

A Look Back in Time: Aug. 29, 1914

T.J. Settle has been elected president of the Sheridan County democratic central committee.

Forest Steering Committee Had Annual Field Trip

Forest Officials answered questions on other topics including grazing and rerouting snowmobiling trails, among others at Willow Park. Photo by Hannah Stepenoff.

Members of the Big Horn National Forest Plan Steering Committee attended their annual field trip Thursday to tour areas in the Powder River District, and discuss implementation of aspects of the 2005 Revised Bighorn Forest Plan.

A&E Show 'Longmire' Canceled

Robert Taylor who portrays Walt Longmire on the show, signs autographs during this year's Longmire Days. Photo by Hannah Stepenoff

National entertainment reports say 'Longmire', the A& E television series, will not be returning for a fourth season. The series is based off local author Craig Johnson's novel series, which is set in the fictional town of Durant, said to be based on Buffalo.

Fire at Ace Radiator

Photo by Hannah Stepenoff

Shortly after 5 p.m. Thursday, Sheridan and Goose Valley fire departments, along with Rocky Mountain Ambulance dispatched to Ace Radiator, located on E. 5th Street in Sheridan, where a fire had been reported.

Trainer Talks About Polo, Horses

Trainer Gus Whitelaw shows his methods on a young polo prospect. (Photo by Pat Blair)

More than a dozen people traveled to the Brinton Horse Barn near Big Horn to meet nationally known horse trainer Gus Whitelaw.

Two Accept Write-in Nominations

Two people have accepted write-in nominations and will be on the ballots for municipal offices in November.

Sheridan Man Presents First Namesake Award

Roger Wilson with Distinguished Leadership Award he received on Wednesday. (Photo by Pat Blair)

Sheridan resident Roger Wilson presented the first award named in his honor at a banquet Wednesday night at Sheridan's Holiday Inn.

A Community Conversation on Poverty

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Doing more than just talking about it, this group is doing something to end poverty in Sheridan. Tuesday was a meeting of the minds of those trying to alleviate poverty in Sheridan. Sheridan Media's Judy Hagerott brings us the story.