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Poll: Mayor's Salary

The Sheridan City Council approved on third reading last Monday an ordinance to raise the mayor's salary from $24,000 a year to $48,000.

Berger: Good Legislative Session for Sheridan

While we discussed a number of bills and budget issues during the 2102 Wyoming Legislature, the bills that were of interest to Sheridan and northeast Wyoming for the most part were “winners”, says Sheridan Representative Rosie Berger.

Johnson County Republicans Back Delegate For Romney

Johnson County Republican Convention

Johnson County Republicans held their convention on Saturday, voting on delegates for both the state and national conventions.

Madden: Reserves Good, 'Rainy Day' May Be Soon

State Representative Mike Madden

State Representative Mike Madden, speaking at the Johnson County Republican Convention Saturday, said the state's reserve accounts are in good shape so far, but low oil, gas and mineral prices are going to make future budgets a challenge if they stay at current low levels.

Buffalo Planner: Progress On New Business on Hart Street

Buffalo City Planner Zach Montgomery

Buffalo City Planner Zach Montgomery gave a brief update on the progress concerning the new O'Reilly Auto Parts Store on East Hart Street, saying they should begin construction as soon as the ground thaws enough to begin work.

Sheridan County Republican Party Convention

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Sheridan County Republican Party Vice Chair Jesus Rios. (Photo Courtesy of Judy Hagerott)

Saturday, the Sheridan County Republican Party Convention was held at the Sheridan Center Best Western. It was all about bylaws, platforms, and resolutions according to Kathy Coleman.

Springing Forward

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Spring Forward

This past weekend, we advanced our clocks one hour forward to give our evenings a little more daylight. It's Daylight Savings Time and Sheridan Media's Judy Hagerott brings us this story.

Mayor Comments on Salary Increase

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Sheridan Mayor Dave Kinskey

The Sheridan City Council recently passed in increase in the Mayor's salary from $24,000 a year to $48,000. That raise in salary will not go into effect until January 1st, 2013. The salary was lowered several years ago in anticipation of the City hiring an administrator.

It's National Social Worker Month

This year's theme for national social worker month, held during the month of March since 1984, is “Social Work Matters”.

Women's Self-Defense Training In Sheridan Tuesday

Francene Russell and friend during an Empower Wyoming demonstration last year.

Empower Wyoming will be presenting a women's self-defense workshop this Tuesday in Sheridan.