Buffalo Council OKs Elected, P/T Employees Insurance

At their last meeting, the Buffalo City Council approved Resolution No. 1357, which will allow part-time employees and elected officials the opportunity to participate in the city's health insurance plan.

Trabing Road Project Wrapping Up

Johnson County Road and Bridge Supervisor Scott Pehringer brought an Acceptance Certification to the commissioners for their signatures so he can get that back to WyDOT for them to close the Trabing Road paving project. He also gave an update on where the project now sits.

City's Street Maintenance Program to Benefit From Hike in Gas Tax

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City of Sheridan Public Works Director Nic Bateson informed the City Council Monday at their budget work session that the overall budget for streets will be a bit higher this year.

G&F to Discuss Wolf and Mountain Lion Management in Sheridan Next Week

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The Wyoming Game and Fish Department will be holding a series of public meetings around the state this month to discuss proposed changes to mountain lion, wolf management, and wolf seasons for 2013.

Love of powwow spurs huge turnout at CWC event

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by Ron Feemster

Originally published May 7, 2013 on

Sex Offender Extradited to Sheridan

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A man has been arrested in Texas and brought back to the Sheridan County Detention facility to face charges related to child sex abuse.

Salmonella Outbreak Reaches Wyoming

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The Wyoming Department of Health is tracing a known outbreak of salmonella in live baby chickens.

Orphaned oil and gas wells on the rise in Wyoming

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By Dustin Bleizeffer,

Oil and gas companies are walking away from non-productive or marginally-commercial wells at an increasing rate here in Wyoming.

Snowpack at Red Grade Keeps Road Closed

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The Sheridan County Public Works office and Road and Bridge department estimate it will be at least two weeks before Red Grade Road opens.

Probation Office Fire Yields Extensive Damage

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Sheridan Fire Marshal, Brian Songer, has provided more details about Saturday's fire at the Probation and Parole office on Coffeen Avenue.