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Wyo. Supreme Court To Hear Appeal of Ernst Murderer

The Wyoming Supreme Court is set to hear arguments in the appeal of a Sheridan teenager convicted of murder in a 2009 home invasion killing.

The court on Wednesday will hear the appeal of Dharminder Vir Sen. He is serving a life sentence in the killing of Sheridan businessman Robert Ernst.

North Sheridan Interchange Open House Well Attended

State Senator John Schiffer

The Wyoming Department of Transportation hosted an open house Tuesday night at the Historic Sheridan Inn that gave people an opportunity to view the preferred alternative, modified alternative 4, and to offer comment and ask questions regarding the proposed North Main Interchange.

SCFPL Unloads Books On New Readers

Every first grader in Sheridan got a free book at the Fulmer Public Library yesterday morning, courtesy of the Wyoming Reads program.

Johnson County Approves Contracts With VOA

Johnson County Commissioners

Contracts between Johnson County and Volunteers of America were agreed to in principle with one approved at the county commissioner's meeting Tuesday.

The approved contract was a renewal for VOA to provide juvenile detention and other services to the county for FY2013.

Buffalo Will Remodel and Beautify Front Of City Hall

At their meeting Tuesday evening, the Buffalo City Council approved a complete makeover of the entrance and front of City Hall.

Building Inspector Toby Rhoades brought a proposal from Buffalo Glass to completely remodel the entrance and reception area of City Hall.

BDA Offers Business Assistance Workshop Wednesday

Those interested in improving their business or starting a new business are encouraged to attend a free workshop “Business Assistance After Hours,” from the Buffalo Downtown Association at their office Wednesday at 5:30 pm.

Big Band Bash Tonight At Kalif Shrine

Tonight, the Kalif Shrine is hosting Sheridan High School's Big Band Bash.

SCSD#2 Redistricting Plan Revealed

The proposed SCSD#2 redistricting map is designed to equalize sudent populations at each elementary school. This map was presented for informational purposes only, and has not been officially approved by the school board. This document is derived from the May 15 agenda of the schools' Board of Trustees meeting.

Sheridan's young generation is growing up, and Sheridan County School District #2 is responding by redistricting school assignment zones to provide maximum educational benefits to every student.

14A to Open for the Summer Today

14A to Open for the Summer Today

Officials with the Wyoming Department of Transportation have announced that U.S. 14A west of Burgess Junction is now open for the summer. WYDOT Public Involvement Specialist Ronda Holwell says that they were hoping to have it open several weeks ago.

Prescribed Burn Sends Smoke High Above the Big Horns

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Prescribed Burn Sends Smoke High Above the Big Horns

A phone call to the Bighorn National Forest Office confirmed that a prescribed burn in the Woodrock area of the Bighorn National Forest is what caused the smoke plume above the Big Horn Mountains late Tuesday afternoon. The prescribed burn is expected to produce smoke over the next several days.