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Wildlife Officials Stock Mavrakis Pond with Trout

Rainbow trout went in this time around. (Photo by Leslie Stratmoen)

Wildlife officials stocked one of Sheridan’s favorite fishing holes this week. Sheridan Media’s Leslie Stratmoen was on scene to bring us the story.

County Title Numbers Up Since First of Year

Sheridan County Clerk Eda Schunk Thompson said county employees in her department are working overtime right now because of an increase in titles requested by county residents.

‘50 States of Mine’

(Photo by Ron Richter)

A film crew from California has spent the past several days on location in Sheridan. Sheridan Media’s Ron Richter caught up with them inside P.O. News & Flagstaff Cafe in downtown Sheridan Wednesday and has the story.

Museum Receives Grant From BNSF Foundation

L to R: John Woodward (SCM Museum Director), Matthew Jones (BNSF Railway), Sonja Roberts (SCHS Board of Directors) (Courtesy photo)

The Sheridan County Museum has received a grant in the amount of $3,172 from the Burlington Northern Santa Fe Foundation.

Lummis Votes for Balanced Budget Resolution

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U.S. Representative for Wyoming Cynthia Lummis (Courtesy Photo)

U.S. Representative Cynthia Lummis of Wyoming, voted Wednesday with a majority of her colleagues, 228-199, to pass the Balanced Budget for a Stronger America.

Mercury Found in School Gym May Not be Dangerous

In regard to the possibly dangerous mercury that was announced earlier this week in the gym floor of an elementary school in Buffalo, a representative from OSHA now says it may not post a hazard.

School District 1 Approves $4.4 Million Facilities Plan

Sheridan County School District 1 could spend over $4.4 million in the next five years for capital construction and maintenance of district facilities under a plan approved by trustees at their meeting earlier this week.

Big Goose Aviators Aims to Help Locals Learn to Fly

Photo by Hannah Stepenoff.

A new business in Sheridan hopes to fill the need for flying lessons for interested locals. Hannah Stepenoff has the story.

Imperial Powder Coating Has Expanded Hours

(Photo Courtesy of Imperial Powder Coating Facebook Page)

Imperial Powder Coating, LLC has been open in the Sheridan community since December of 2012 with limited hours, but now owner Nate Barney recently announced the business has expanded to accommodate for an increase in demand.

Study Finds Johnson County One of Healthiest in State

Mural in downtown Buffalo in Johnson County -- Photo by Leslie Stratmoen

A study ranks Johnson County as one of the top five healthiest in the state, and names Teton the healthiest in Wyoming and Fremont County the least healthiest. Sheridan County came in as the 13th healthiest.

SheridanWyoming.com