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City, WyDOT Give Lewis Bridge Update

Alger Street in front of the Sheridan County Fulmer Public Library is now closed. (Photo by Leslie Stratmoen)

The city’s project manager and an engineer for the state transportation department said the Lewis Street Bridge project in Sheridan is moving along as planned.

Purse Snatching, Car Theft, Counterfeiting Top Police Reports

Sheridan Media's Leslie Stratmoen checked in this week with the local police department. She talked with one of the sergeants about recent incidents. Here's her report.

Library Opts Out, YMCA Gets Funds For Survey

The Johnson County Library reported to the county commissioners at their meeting this week that they do not wish to participate in the survey of public opinion that will be conducted by the YMCA.

Representative Madden Is Seeking Another Term

State Representative Mike Madden

State Representative Mike Madden, in a news release Tuesday, announced he is seeking another term to serve as Representative of House District 40, which encompasses all of Johnson County and the eastern portion of Sheridan County.

Buffalo Council Passes Resolution For Its Eight Mills

Buffalo's City Council, at their Tuesday meeting, passed Resolution No. 1373, setting the request for municipal funds from property taxes for the city at their allotted 8 mills for Fiscal year 2014-2015.

Officials Plan Airport, Courthouse Upgrades

Local county officials talked about upgrades to the airport and courthouse during a recent meeting. Sheridan Media's Leslie Stratmoen has the report.

Hospital Changes Doctor Service Ordering Policy

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Managers of Sheridan’s county hospital made changes recently to the policy which regulates doctors ordering of services.

Ag Committee Hears Energy Report

The federal Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Program provides financing for such projects, including biomass or bioenergy projects, geothermal-electrical generation, and small or large solar energy and wind-energy devices.

District Hires Principal for Big Horn Elementary

Superintendent Marty Kobza is a regular guest on Sheridan Media's Public Pulse news talk show. (Photo by Leslie Stratmoen)

The trustees of Sheridan County School District 1 hired a new elementary school principal Monday night for Big Horn. In an interview after the meeting, Superintendent Marty Kobza said Kathy Powers will be here the first of July to take the job.

SHS Students Gear Up for National Competition

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Students from Sheridan High School are getting ready to attend a national competition in our nation's capital. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter has the story.

A Look Back in Time: April 16, 1914

The fire department was called out around 1 o'clock this morning to battle a blaze in an empty boxcar at the Burlington yards.

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Commissioners Ratify Youth Camp Application To Rec Board

Johnson County's Commissioners ratified the grant application by the Youth Camp Board to the Recreation Board, after Commission Chair Delbert Eitel signed the agreement last Friday, the deadline for applications to the Rec Board.

YMCA Discusses Proposed Pool Facilities With School Board

Johnson County Family YMCA Director Mike Quast discussed the proposed renovations at the facility. They are considering two separate renovations, the first containing a competition-sized pool, the second having only a small aquatics area and three lanes for lap swimming.

Buffalo Council Approves Letter Of Intent For YMCA

The Johnson County Family YMCA, represented by Director Mike Quast, brought a Letter Of Intent before the city council Tuesday night for their review and approval.