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Upcoming Tacofest Feeds Local Children

Arin Waddell, left, and Jess Riley were guests this week on the Public Pulse news talk show. (Photo by Leslie Stratmoen)

Tacos and the Teka Brock Band will set the scene this weekend for a fundraiser put on by a local organization that makes sure children in our community don't go hungry when they're not in school.

Eye to Eye Helps Learning Disabled Children

Co-founder David Flink and CEO of Eye to Eye talked about his organization this week in Sheridan. (Photo by Pat Blair)

David Flink was diagnosed with dyslexia and attention deficit hyperactive disorder around the time he began fourth grade.

College Board Meets Next Week

Artwork in the lobby of the college's Whitney Academic Center helps visitors learn about the college's benefactor. (Photo by Leslie Stratmoen)

The trustees of the Northern Wyoming Community College District will consider refinancing two bond series at their meeting next week.

A Look Back in Time: April 11, 1914

Two Sheridan bankers say business conditions here are fully up to the standard of the rest of the country.

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Alleged Heroin Dealer Arraigned in District Court

An arraignment was held Thursday in Fourth Judicial District Court in Sheridan for a man charged with distributing heroin in the Sheridan area. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter has the story.

City Receives Loan For Final Phase of Project

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Thursday, the State Land and Investments Board, or SLIB, which is made up of the top five elected officials in the state of Wyoming, approved a Drinking Water State Revolving Fund loan for phase three of the Wyoming Park neighborhood project in Sheridan.

Sheridan Firefighters Respond to Structure Fire on Laclede Street

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Sheridan Fire-Rescue responded to a call of a structure fire at 1022 Laclede Street in Sheridan just before 8 o'clock Thursday morning. Captain Gary Harnish explains what happened after crews arrived on scene.

Barnes Pleads Not Guilty to Embezzlement

Sheridan County Courthouse -- Photo by Leslie Stratmoen

A man from Sheridan who faces a maximum of 70 years in prison if convicted on all seven charges of embezzling over $1 million in royalties from a local oil company, pleaded not guilty this morning in district court, on all counts.

Dependable Air Service Remains Hot Topic

Bruce Garber is the chairman of the Critical Air Service Team or CAST. (Photo by Leslie Stratmoen)
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One of the main issues talked about was air service, during presentations delivered Wednesday as part of the Sheridan County Chamber of Commerce lunch program.

City Attorney Gives Report to Buffalo Council

Buffalo City Council

Buffalo City Attorney Ben Kirven gave his report to the city council at their last meeting, opening with a request from the Trap and Skeet Club at the city-owned shooting range to put on a handgun class later this summer. The club wanted permission to put the two-day class on and also notify the city that they would be put on the insurance policy provided by the National Rifle Association.

Commissioners Approve Changes To T-Hangar Lease

Johnson County's Commissioners, at this week's meeting, approved changes to a T-hangar lease at the county airport, as requested by the Airport Board.

Donate Blood Monday In Buffalo

United Blood Services will have their latest Buffalo blood drive this coming Monday, April 14th at the Johnson County Fairgrounds' Community Building from 1 to 6 in the afternoon.

Local Leaders Deliver Entertaining Updates

Sheridan County Commission Chair Terry Cram gave the wrap for the county. (Photo by Leslie Stratmoen)
Town Councilman Peter Clark gave the update for Ranchester. (Photo by Leslie Stratmoen)
Mayor Bob Wood of Dayton gave the project round-up for his town. (Photo by Leslie Stratmoen)

Local leaders came together this week to give entertaining updates to a couple hundred people gathered for a luncheon in Sheridan. Leslie Stratmoen was there and brings us this report.

State Bird Takes Flight Through U.S. Mail

Western Meadowlark Stamp -- Courtesy of U.S. Postal Service

Songbirds took flight this week through the Unites States Postal Service by being depicted on their latest forever stamps, and included in the 10 chosen is Wyoming's state bird, the Western Meadowlark.