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Deer Population Control Program Improves Sheridan Safety

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The Sheridan Police Department reports as of the end of last week, 69 deer have been harvested by police officers as part of a population control program designed to improve citizen safety within city limits. For the past few years, the PD gets permission to harvest deer that encroach into town.

Buffalo Council Approves Emergency Response Plan

At their last meeting the Buffalo City Council approved the Emergency Response Plan (ERP) as drafted and presented by Johnson County Emergency Management Coordinator Marilyn Connolly.

Mayor Randy Dyess explained more about the ERP.

Commission Hears Future Of Uranium in Johnson County

At their last regular meeting, the Johnson County Commissioners heard an update on the current situation at uranium mines in Northeast Wyoming and elsewhere in the state along with the future of the industry and the impacts they can expect in the coming years.

This Week's Poll Question

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The federal budget is a hot item in the news these days, especially as we approach the end of the year and the so-called “fiscal cliff.” Ideas abound as to what needs to be done, prompting this week's Bank of Sheridan/Sheridan Media poll question.

Trail End Hosts Successful Holiday Weekend

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This past Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, the Trail End State Historic site opened its doors for a Christmas extravaganza. It was the annual open house at the Trail End. Site superintendent, Cynde Georgen, fills us in.

Kalif Shrine Hosts Christmas Party

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Santa's helper, Sheridan McKinly, has her arms full.

Santa shows up in quite a few places this time of year, and the Kalif Shrine is no exception. Sheridan Media's Judy Hagerott stopped in at the annual Christmas party the Shriners put on the for the little people and brings us this story.

Sheridan Media Week in Review

It's time to once again take a look back at some of the stories that made news this past week with our Sheridan Media week in review. The Sheridan City Council Monday night removed from the table and ultimately approved the Holly Ponds planned unit development #9. City Engineer Lane Thompson.

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Agriculture Investment Projected to Pay Off

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Wyoming's billion-dollar industry of farming and ranching looks promising for future generations—that is, if they can get a foot in the door.

Groups File Third Lawsuit Over Wyoming Wolves

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CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - Environmental groups have filed a third federal lawsuit challenging the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service's move to end federal protections for wolves in Wyoming. The Humane Society of the United States and the Fund for Animals filed suit Friday in U.S.

Despite Casper College Killing, Small Campuses Safe

Jim Krumm and Heidi Arnold were the victims of 25-year-old Chris Krumm's murderous attack in the Casper College slayings. (Photo courtesy of caspercollege.edu)

When a Casper College instructor was attacked and killed in front of his class, by his own son, there wasn't much campus security staff could have done to stop it.

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