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NWF Report Bashes Coal Trains For Noise, Pollution

(Photo Courtesy of the Wyoming News Service)

The National Wildlife Federation released a report criticizing the Powder River Basin's increased coal train traffic, alleging the concerns of pollution and noise caused by the trains outweighs the beneficial economic productivity.

SMH Gets Few Relevant Leapfrog Stats

Sheridan Memorial Hospital regularly participates in consumer satisfaction surveys and uses the data it receives to fine tune its services. Among with the work-intensive process of transferring over to an Electronic Medical Records system, the hospital recently got results from a Leapfrog survey, which is geared toward helping employers gather hospital statistics to help them make decisions regarding employee benefits.

Ribbon Cutting Celebrates Buffalo As Main Street Communty

A ribbon-cutting ceremony was held in Buffalo Wednesday night during the Famer's Market to celebrate the city being recently designated as a certified “Main Street Program.”

Johnson County Fair Results For Goats, Swine, Poultry

The Johnson County Fair continues, and more results from livestock and other competitions were released.
In the Goat competition, Jaycie Arndt had multiple Awards in various categories.

Buffalo's Annual Klondike Rush Saturday

The 34th Annual Klondike Rush 10K and 5K race will be this Saturday in Buffalo.

The Johnson County Family YMCA, along with Farm Bureau Financial Services and the Bank Of Buffalo have teamed up to bring the popular event back again this year.

Friday At Johnson County Fair: Youth Rodeo, Dance In Park

Friday features the Youth Rodeo, Rodeo Slack as well as 4H and FFA Round Robin events at the Johnson County Fair.

The Youth Rodeo kicks off at 9am this morning in the arena.

At 10 am is the Pie Contest and the Talent Contest will be at 2pm.

Impairment of Goose Creeks

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Sheridan County Public Works Director Rod Liesinger discusses septic systems at the Sheridan County Library.

Officials with Sheridan County and the Sheridan County Conservation District have been busy this week holding a series of public meetings on the impairment of the Goose Creeks in Sheridan County.

Banner Powerline Fire Correction

Wednesday, Sheridan Media News reported on a short-lived fire in Banner that occurred late Friday night.

Johnson County Fair Results For Thursday

Results from the Johnson County Fair from Wednesday including swine, poultry, and goats.

Sheridan, Johnson Counties Qualify for Drought Relief

The Thunder Basin National Grassland is among the areas in Wyoming that has been designated as a natural disaster due to drought.

Wyoming Governor, Matt Mead, has reissued regulations that will enable all counties in Wyoming, except Teton, to qualify for help from the federal Farm Service Agency.

SheridanWyoming.com