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Golden Years Celebration

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Sunday night the Senior Center was transformed into a formal dining room and those guests who have been married for 50 years were invited to celebrate the night with dinner and entertainment.

Activities Director Jane Perkins shared the menu.

Free Legal Advice Clinic Takes Place Next Week

Sheridan County Bar Association Treasurer Molly Hoon-Hanks

A local association has scheduled a clinic next week that will allow people to seek free legal advice. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter has the story.

Considering All the Options

The dilemma of what to do with the Kendrick Park Pool is one that officials with the City of Sheridan and Sheridan Recreation District have been dealing with for a number of years now. The pool is over seventy-five years old and has become a financial strain to operate and maintain annually.

Rainbow Trout Stocked in Kleenburn Pond

(Photo courtesy of the G&F)

The Wyoming Game and Fish Department's Tensleep Fish Hatchery stocked 1,000 catchable size rainbow trout in Kleenburn Pond Monday. Sheridan County owns and operates the Kleenburn Recreation Area that is located just east of the Acme exit of Interstate 90 north of Sheridan.

District 2 Seeks State Planning Funds

Sheridan County School District 2 is asking for money from the state to help plan the future of Sagebrush Elementary School, two alternative schools and the district's bus barn.

District 1 Students Outperform State Test Averages

Students in Sheridan County School District 1 overall did well in state assessment tests, outperforming state averages.

Two Moose Poached Near Buffalo

Another poaching of wild game was reported over the weekend, west of Buffalo.

Chamber Hosts Political Forums

Two forums have been set this week to feature the candidates for city, county, school, state and federal positions. They will be held Tuesday and Wednesday nights, starting at 7, at the Whitney Presentation Hall at Sheridan College in Sheridan.

Monday Marks Last Day for Pre-Voter Registration

Next Monday will be the last day to register to vote ahead of Election Day. The news comes from the office of Secretary of State Max Maxfield.

University of Wyoming Opens Oil and Gas Drilling Simulation Lab

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The ribbon cutting of the WPX Drilling Simulator Teaching Lab. Left to right: Gov. Dave Freudenthal; WPX VP of land Jerry Barnes, University President Dick McGinity, and university trustee Jeff Marsh. (WyoFile/Gregory Nickerson)

WyoFile.com - Over the past two years, the University of Wyoming has installed a supercomputer, a virtual-reality cave with 3-D graphics, and now an oil and gas drilling rig simulator.