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Governor Mead To Meet With Salazar, Ashe on Wolf Issue

Governor Mead to meet with Secretary Salazar about wolf issue in the next thirty days.

Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar along with U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service official Dan Ashe will travel to Wyoming within the next thirty days to meet with Governor Matt Mead about wolf management.

Pyrotechnics Planning for Equestrian Center

The public is invited to Bruce Burns' annual Fireworks Extravaganza at the Big Horn Equestrian Center on Monday, July 4th.

It's been well over twenty years since Senator Bruce Burns began sharing his love of pyrotechnics with the community at the annual July 4th Fireworks Show at the Big Horn Equestrian Center.

Wyoming Considering Oil and Gas Rate Adjustments

Wyoming Considering Oil and Gas Rate Adjustments

The Office of State Lands and Investments, the state agency that oversees Wyoming’s royalty rate for oil and gas leases on state lands will soon look at upping the rate.

Operation Independence Campaign 2011

Rindy West, Director of Development for the Sheridan Senior Center

Twice a year, the Sheridan Senior Center holds two major fund-raising campaigns. One is the Holiday Spirit Campaign which is conducted in November and December; the other, in conjunction with America's Birthday July 4th, is the Operation Independence Campaign.

Jo Co Approves Changes to Regulations

The Johnson County Commissioners, at last week's meeting, heard from county attorney Ken DeCock regarding changes he proposed to the Animal Control Regulations currently being amended, and to regulations at the Mikesell/Potts Recreation area at Lake DeSmet.

Buffalo Accepts Bid for New Police Vehicle

The Buffalo City Council, at last week's meeting accepted a bid for a new police vehicle and a bid for outfitting the unit with lights, radios and other needed equipment.

Barrel Racers to Invade Jo Co Fairgrounds This Weekend

The Kick 'Em Up Cans Barrel Races will happen this Saturday and Sunday at the Johnson County Fairgrounds Arena.

U.S. 14 Detour May Be Open For Travel This Friday

Crews work on a detour for U.S. 14 near Greybull. (Photo Courtesy of WYDOT)

A little over a week ago the Wyoming Department of Transportation hired a contractor to build a detour around a slide that has forced U.S. 14 to be closed since June 13th.

SEEDA Board Approves RFP for Hand in Hand

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SEEDA Board approves RFP for future use of the Hand in Hand facility in Sheridan.

The Sheridan Economic and Education Development Authority has held a couple of special meetings this month to work on the details on a Request for Proposal for use of the Hand in Hand facility in Sheridan.

Colorado Family STT Sweepstakes Winners

Pat and Tanya McCullough with a happily worn out Jackson, sporting the Western Cougar hat he is taking home as a souvenir of their Sheridan Sweepstakes adventure.

For the past few years, Sheridan Travel and Tourism, along with hospitality and tourism-focused businesses and organizations in Sheridan County, has awarded Sweepstakes Packages for both summer and wintertime fun.