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A Look Back in Time: Aug. 16, 1916

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 Aug. 16, 1916.

City Council Receives Tax Update

Jim Harmon, Sheridan’s Finance and Administrative Services Director, provided a report on monthly sales and use taxes. He provided the update during Monday night’s Sheridan City Council meeting.

Fall Street Projects in Sheridan

Sheridan City Engineer Lane Thompson gave an update on fall street projects during Monday night’s Sheridan City Council Meeting. Several projects are already complete but some others will just be starting.

School District 2 Leads State in Test Scores

Sheridan County School District 2 leads the state in scoring in the PAWS and ACT test results that were released Monday.

Three Fires Burning in Yellowstone Managed as Single Complex

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There are currently three wildfires burning in Yellowstone National Park and fire managers have decided to manage them as a single complex, the Buffalo Complex. This decision was made so that resources can be easily reallocated among all of the fires as they are needed.

Commissioners Consider Skate Park, Stock Trails Requests

Skate parks and stock trails were the focus of two requests made to Sheridan County commissioners during their staff meeting Monday.

Resident Warned of Fire Ban Violation

A Sheridan County resident was warned for a violation of the county fire ban late last week, but no citations were issued or arrests made.

Buffalo BLM to Host Public Meeting

The Bureau of Land Management field office in Buffalo will hold a public meeting to inform local residents of current and future planned BLM actions in southern Johnson County.

Sheridan County ACT Averages For the 2015-2016 School Year

For the 2015-2016 school year Wyoming’s state level ACT suite averages had an average of 20.0 and a standard deviation of 4.59. Sheridan School Districts 1, 2, and 3 had averages of 21.8, 22.8, and 20.6 and standard deviations of 4.53, 4.47, and 3.31 respectively.