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Community Class Targets Holiday Stress

Teddy Araas, owner of Balanced Living, Health and Wellbeing Consultants, LLC, will host a class about how to handle holiday stress at the Sheridan County Fulmer Public Library Sunday. Araas is a certified yoga instructor and has an extensive background in stress management.
Teddy Araas, owner of Balanced Living, Health and Wellbeing Consultants, LLC, will host a class about how to handle holiday stress at the Sheridan County Fulmer Public Library Sunday. Araas is a certified yoga instructor and has an extensive background in stress management.

Thanksgiving is next week, and after that, all bets are off when it comes to the full-fledged holiday season. While the holidays are fun, they can entail a tremendous amount of stress as well.

JCSDC1 Board Hears Construction, School Crossing Updates

At their regular meeting Monday night, the Johnson County School District One Board of Trustees got updates from District Business Manager Matt Ramey on the new school crossing signs on South Main Street and the status of construction at the new Cloud Peak School.

Voting Rights Act suit helps unseat incumbent in Fremont County

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A teepee stands outside a home in Ethete, Wyoming. The success of a Voting Rights Act lawsuit meant to guarantee representation to Native Americans on the Wind River Indian Reservation has altered the area’s county commissioners. (Robert Durell/WyoFile)

By Ron Feemster, WyoFile.com

Gov. Mead Asks for Input on Energy Strategy

Gov. Mead Asks for Input on Energy Strategy

Governor Matt Mead announced Tuesday he's seeking input on the Cowboy State's energy strategy going forward. Mead said he hopes the strategy will show Wyoming is an innovator in developing energy and regulating its development.

SHERIDAN MEDIA EXCLUSIVE: Open Position on Sheridan Planning Commission

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Picture yourself here: the Sheridan Planning Commission announced Tuesday that because Kristin Kelly steppded down mid-term to fill a seat on the Sheridan City Council. (Photo by Chris Foy)

Planning and Development Director Robert Briggs announced at Tuesday's meeting of the Sheridan Planning Commission that there is a new opening on the commission. Briggs explains.

Welch Cancer Center Open House is Saturday

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This photo was taken this past summer when only half of the new Welch Cancer Center was finished. The facility is now completely done and there'll be a community open house this Saturday from 10 am to 1 pm. (Photo by Ron Richter)

The groundbreaking ceremony for the new Welch Cancer Center in Sheridan was held in June of 2011. The transformation has taken place, and the construction is complete says Welch Cancer Center Manager Jennifer Pfister.

Slash Pile Burning on the BHNF

Officials with the Bighorn National Forest want the public to know that smoke may be visible in various parts of the National Forest during the winter months, as firefighters plan on burning slash piles. BHNF Public Affairs Specialist Susie Douglas.

Getting Their Feet Wet

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A council orientation work session was held Tuesday for the new City Councilors in Sheridan. (Photo by Ron Richter)
Sheridan City Councilor Elect for Ward III Levi Dominguez (Photo by Ron Richter)
Sheridan City Councilor Elect for Ward I Shelleen Smith (Photo by Ron Richter)

Council Chambers at Sheridan City Hall was the site Tuesday for a new councilor orientation work session. The New Year will bring three new councilors to the Sheridan City Council, as Levi Dominguez, Shelleen Smith and Kristin Kelly were elected earlier this month.

Fremont Ford Offers Chance to be a Judge on American Idol

Fremont Ford Offers Chance to be a Judge on American Idol

Fremont Ford of Sheridan will be offering the community a chance to be a judge on the popular television show American Idol, and much more, this Thursday from 2 - 7 p.m.

Buffalo Attorney Suggests Settlement To Council On WWTP

Buffalo's waste water treatment plant

Buffalo City Attorney Ben Kirven brought a settlement proposal before the city council at their last meeting, suggesting to them it might be the best solution to an ongoing issue with the waste water treatment plant.

SheridanWyoming.com