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Representative Lummis Responds to President's Budget Proposal

U.S. Representative Cynthia Lummis

U.S. Representative Cynthia Lummis recently responded to President Obama's budget proposal by stating that we are clearly moving in the wrong direction as it raises the deficit to $1.33 trillion for FY2012, making this year’s deficit higher than last.

Representative Berger Weighs in on Governor's State of the State Address

Wyoming State Representative Rosie Berger. (Photo credit: Donn Bruns, Lifestyle Photography)

The Wyoming Legislative session got underway Monday with Governor Matt Mead's State of the State Address where he talked about remaining fiscally conservative and investing in Wyoming and its children through education.

Guys...Hope You Remember!!

Heidi Parker, Owner of Babe's Flowers in Sheridan puts the finishing touches on a bouquet. (Photo by Judy Hagerott)

It's Valentine's Day and just a reminder to all you guys out there, that if you haven't done so, it's time to scramble and get those flowers your lady might be expecting.

Design Standards Workshop

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Design Standards Workshop

The City of Sheridan Planning Commission held a public workshop Monday night where consultants with Russell Mills Studios and AECOM unveiled a draft document of development standards and design guidelines for the City of Sheridan.

Landfill Does Away With Paper Coupons

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Landfill Does Away With Paper Coupons

Two weeks ago the City of Sheridan Landfill began keeping track of their coupons for residents through a database at the landfill. Administrative Assistant Darla Franklin explains how the new paperless coupon system will work.

Buffalo's New ACO/SMO Sworn Into Her Position

Buffalo's new ACO/SMO Karen Kimutis

At last week's city council meeting, Municipal Judge Mary Hupy performed the ceremony to swear in Buffalo's New Animal Control Officer/Special Municipal Officer.

Sign-Ups Now Required for SC ABE/GED Program

Sign-Ups Now Required for SC ABE/GED Program

There has been a slight change to the intake process for the Sheridan College Adult Basic Education GED program. In the past walk-in registration for the program was accepted. ABE Director Sarah Riehn says that they're following a managed enrollment process.

JCSD1 Board Updated On Cloud Peak School Bid Process

JCSD1 Board of Trustees

Johnson County School District 1 Board of Trustees held their February meeting Monday night and heard updates from Superintendent Dr. Rod Kessler on the new Cloud Peak School and Clear Creek School facilities.

Johnson County Denies 24 Hour Liquor Sales Request

At last week's county commission meeting, a request from a local liquor retailer for a variance to allow sales of liquor during selected 24-hour periods during the year was denied.

Bird Farm Receives $2000

Pheasants at the Bird Farm

Monday, the Sheridan Bird Farm presented with a $2000 donation from the Pheasants Forever Chapter of Sheridan and Johnston Counties.

Warren Mischke, information specialist with the Wyoming Game and Fish explains what the money will be used for.