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The Sheridan County Republican Caucus and County Convention Held This Weekend

Sheridan County Republicans held a precinct caucus and a county convention this weekend in order to elect a caucus chairman, vote on party resolutions, and elect delegates for the State Convention and adopt the county platform. Cathy Koleman, who is the Chairman of the Sheridan County Republicans, says the resolutions and platforms committees had quite a lot of work cut out for them

32nd Annual Homebuilders Home Show Wrap-Up

80 vendors from five states and Canada welcomed visitors to the 32nd Annual Big Horn Homebuilders Home and Idea Show, held this weekend at the Sheridan Holiday Inn.

Dick Caldwell is the Operations Director for the show, and he reflects on the success of this year's endeavor.

Speaker Of The House Comments On Failed Concealed Carry Bill

We wrap up our series with Wyoming Speaker of the House of Representatives Colin Simpson with a look at a failed bill that has attracted its fair share of controversy. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter has more.

Sheridan City Council Will Tackle A Lengthy Agenda Tonight

The Sheridan City Council will address a number of key issues at their meeting tonight. Sheridan Mayor Dave Kinskey gives us a rundown of a few of the items that the Council will consider.

Jackson Man Sentenced For Entering Wrong Home

JACKSON, Wyo. (AP) - A Jackson man who says he was intoxicated when he entered the wrong home and wrestled with the owner has been sentenced to one year of unsupervised probation.
Twenty-two-year-old Douglas Currie was originally charged with felony burglary but pleaded guilty to misdemeanor criminal entry for going into the home on Feb. 7.

DEQ Cites 2 For UW Asbestos Incident

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - The Wyoming Department of Environmental Quality has cited two men who bought five small buildings that were the source of asbestos contamination at the University of Wyoming in Laramie last year. The buildings next to the Bureau of Mines Building were removed to make way for a new building under construction that will house university botany and zoology collections.

Big Horn Home Builders Home Show Continues This Weekend

The 32nd annual Big Horn Home Builders Home Show kicked Friday night at the Sheridan Holiday Inn. Here are a few reactions from those attending the first night of the show.

Stars of Tomorrow Shine At The WYO Theater

The 49th annual Kiwanis Stars of Tomorrow event took place at the WYO Theater in Sheridan Friday night. The annual competition is a chance for local youth to show off their talents. Judy Taylor was Master of Ceremonies for the event and she explains that it's all about the kids.

Quality Council Sides With Ranchers In CBM Water Case

CHEYENNE, (AP) - The Wyoming Environmental Quality Council has sided with a Powder River Basin ranching couple who contested a coal-bed methane water permit. The permit was issued under rules withdrawn by the state and criticized by the Environmental Protection Agency.

Colorful Character in Circuit Court

Magistrate John Botten has filled in this past week for Judge John Sampson in Sheridan County Circuit Court. Thursday afternoon, 18-year-old Chad Gardner of Buffalo made his initial appearance on an Aggravated Burglary charge.