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Gatchell's Fall Gathering Fundraiser Saturday in Buffalo

The Jim Gatchell Museum Association's annual Fall Gathering fundraiser will be this Saturday at the Johnson County Fairgrounds. The funds raised at the event, from the dinner, auctions and gifts, will all go to the endowment fund for the museum.

Brewing Up a Winner

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This vat of award winning wheat beer displays its medal proudly.

A beer brewed by a local business in Sheridan recently placed very well at a national competition in the Mile High City. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter has more.

Hospital Board Approves Cath Lab Project

Hospital Board Approves Cath Lab Project

The Sheridan Memorial Hospital Board of Trustees approved $2.9 million to go toward the construction of a cardiac catheterization lab at the hospital. The cath lab will be located on the first floor of the hospital's east side near the Emergency Room.

SLIB Board to Consider a Number of Projects Involving Sheridan, Sheridan County

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Sheridan Mayor Dave Kinskey

The Wyoming State Loan and Investment Board is meeting in Cheyenne Thursday to address a number of loan applications from various governmental agencies from around the state.

Governor Mead Encouraged by Fish and Wildlife Decision Regarding Wolves

Wyoming Governor Matt Mead

Governor Matt Mead said he is encouraged that the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is set to turn management of wolves over to Wyoming.

Sheridan Man Gets 3 Years in SD for Cocaine Possession, DWUI

50-year-old Christopher Harper of Sheridan was sentenced to three years in a South Dakota state prison Wednesday, resulting from a June arrest for DWUI.

Areas Near Reservoir Fire Re-Opened for Day Use

Hot, dry weather caused smoke from the Reservoir Fire to kick up over the Bighorns that could be seen from north Sheridan Saturday evening. photo by Brad Estes

Predicted cooler wet weather in the area of the Reservoir Fire, coupled with a two-week pattern of minimal fire behavior has allowed Big Horn National Forest officials to re-open the Shell and Adelaide Reservoir Areas for day use.

Feds Release Wyo. Wolf Delist Plan

Wyoming Game and Fish photo

CHEYENNE (AP) - The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has released its plan to remove wolves in Wyoming from federal protection and allow them to be shot on sight in most of the state.

Wyo. Education Meeting Includes Reform Discussion

CHEYENNE (AP) - Several key lawmakers assured teachers and school administrators that state legislative education reform efforts are evolving, and educators have a role in helping to shape it.

Information Released on Traffic Chase In Buffalo

Johnson County Sheriff Steve Kozisek

Johnson County Sheriff Steve Kozisek released more information on the traffic chase and crash that happened in Buffalo Monday evening.