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SHERIDAN COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT ONE DISCUSSES DISCONTINUING BREAKFAST PROGRAM

The Sheridan County School District 1 Board of Trustees held their June meeting Tuesday. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter was there and has more.

VIEWING FOR ONLINE AUCTION ITEMS BEGINS TODAY AT SHERIDANMEDIA.COM

Viewing is underway for the on-line auction at sheridanmedia.com. Auction Administrator Julie Chadwick says that the number of items has grown substantially compared to the first auction several months ago.

Chadwick explains how you cant take part in the auction and when the actual bidding begins.

BOZEMAN TRAIL DAYS WILL BE THIS WEEKEND AT FORT PHIL KEARNY

This Saturday and Sunday is the 2009 Bozeman Trail Days at Fort Phil Kearny. The event has been around since the mid '80's and Fort Curator Sonny Reisch explains some of the activities that'll be going on over the weekend.

THE 14th ANNUAL CASA CARNIVAL IS THIS SATURDAY AT KENDRICK PARK

This Saturday Kendrick Park in Sheridan will be home to the 14th annual CASA carnival. Sheridan County Coordinator for CASA, Polly Howard gives us a brief rundown of just what CASA does.

SENATOR BARRASSO WEIGHS IN ON THE TOPIC OF HEALTHCARE REFORM

Health care reform has been a hot topic on Capitol Hill as of late, and Sheridan Media's Ron Richter sat down with U.S. Senator John Barrasso to get his views on the topic.

CONGRESS CONSIDERS WILDLIFE GUARANTEE FOR PUBLIC LANDS IN WYOMING

Wyoming big game, fish and other wildlife could soon have a guaranteed home on public lands. Congress is looking at a bi-partisan bill that would require the Forest Service and B-L-M to coordinate and manage lands to maintain sustainable populations of fish and wildlife, while also managing oil and gas development.

WE'VE GOT SOME CLARIFICATION REGARDING RECENT REPORTS OF THE GEOLOGICAL MUSEUM IN LARAMIE CLOSING

Late last week a story surfaced indicating that the University of Wyoming would be closing the Geological Museum in Laramie effective July 1st.

SHERIDAN CITY COUNCIL HAD A BIG WEEK AHEAD OF THEM

Sheridan City Council will have their regularly scheduled meeting tonight. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter has the details.

SENATOR JOHN BARRASSO STOPS BY SHERIDAN MEDIA ON HIS WAY TO MEDICAL MEETING

Doctors from around the state have converged on Sheridan for the annual Wyoming Medical Society and Wyoming Association of Physicians Assistants meeting at the Holiday Inn.

U.S. Senator John Barrasso stopped by Sheridan Media Friday en route to the meeting, and expressed the importance of this year's event.

RECOVERY ACT ALLOWS GRANT OPPURTUNITIES TO BECOME AVAILABLE

In an effort to address the needs of Wyoming’s workforce and businesses, the Wyoming Workforce Development Council is pleased to announce the release of three competitive grant opportunities.  Wyoming businesses, educational institutions and other eligible entities are encouraged to apply.  A total of just over 690 thousand is available for distribution.

PALEONTOLOGISTS DON'T DIG CLOSING WYOMING DINOSAUR MUSEUM

(AP) - Paleontologists are roaring over a decision by the University of Wyoming to close its Geological Museum to save money. The museum is small but has significant dinosaur specimens.

FAIRBOARD MEMBERS WILL DOUBLE AS FAIRGROUNDS FOUNDATION BOARD FOR THE TIME BEING

The Sheridan County Fair Association Board of Trustees held their monthly meeting Thursday. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter was there:

LOCAL TEENS TO PUT ON PRODUCTION AT CARRIAGE HOUSE THEATER IN JULY

An inspired group of 2009 Sheridan High school graduates have joined forces to produce Noel Coward's Blithe Spirit, a comedy about a widower who, after marrying another woman, is haunted by the ghost of his former wife.

SAWS BOARD ADDRESSES BUDGET AND RATE ADJUSTMENT

The Sheridan Area Water Supply Joint Powers held their monthly meeting Wednesday. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter was there and has more.

GAME AND FISH HOLDS PUBLIC MEETING ON PROPOSED REGULATION CHANGES

The Sheridan Regional Game and Fish Office held a public meeting Wednesday night to go over some proposed upcoming regulation changes. Sheridan Regional Wildlife Supervisor Joe Gilbert describes a change to the trapping regulations.