Johnson County Discusses Road Standards

Over the last few weeks the Johnson County Commissioners have discussed possibly revisiting road width standards for county subdivisions, after County Planner Rob Yingling brought the standards to their attention that he felt would be too much to ask developers to build and landowners to maintain.

SCJC's Third Annual Poetry Day Is Saturday at BHS

The third annual Sheridan College in Johnson County Day of Poetry will be this coming Saturday, December 15.

Ashlea Bassett, Services Specialist with SCJC, tells us more about the day and some changes happening this year.

JCSD1 Board Welcomes New Members, Elects Officers

The Johnson County School District One Board of Trustees had their December meeting Monday night and welcomed two of the three new board members and elected officers for the coming year.

WY Snowpack Down Slightly on Average

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CASPER, Wyo. (AP) - Total snowfall in Wyoming this season is slightly below average - but the real snow picture depends where you are. The Casper Star-Tribune reports that snowfall statewide is 93 percent of the historical median.

Is There a Perfect Wyoming Christmas Gift?

Cody native Shelley Simonton, while volunteering as a Salvation Army bell ringer, makes this observation: “Those who appear to have the least, ALWAYS find spare change or a shaggy dollar to put in the bucket.”

Planning Commission Approves Final Plat for Cloud Peak Ranch

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At Monday's meeting of the Sheridan Planning Commission, the commissioners voted unanimously to approve the most recent and final plat for the Cloud Peak Ranch.

Shelleen Smith Resigns from Sheridan Planning Commission

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Shelleen Smith announced her resignation from the Sheridan Planning Commission Monday night. She will go on to serve as a newly elected councilor for the Sheridan City Council, leaving an opening for a new planning commissioner.

High School Parents Invited to Technology Stand-Down

Sheridan High School is hosting a parent advisory meeting Thursday night at 6 o'clock in the school's library. Principal, Dirlene Wheeler, said this week's meeting is all about technology.

State Educators Look to Measure Student Progress

Educators across the state are in the midst of implementing a four-point strategy to improve education across the state.

BLM Seeks Volunteers to Spot Eagles

The Bureau of Land Management field office in Buffalo is seeking volunteers from the Sheridan area to participate in the Midwinter Bald Eagle Survey. Lesley Elser, public affairs specialist for the BLM, says Saturday, Jan.