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Missing Father, Son Found

BREAKING NEWS: A deputy with the Sheridan County Sheriff's Office has confirmed that a father and son who were missing in the mountains overnight have been found. Stay tuned to Sheridan Media for details.

Today’s Dining for Cause Benefits High School Project

Tyson Emborg, left, and Don Julian made an appearance on Sheridan Media's Morning Show. (Photo by Leslie Stratmoen)

Sheridan High School’s activities director says today is a big day.

Berger Says Supplemental Budget Supports Education, Municipalities

Wyoming’s House Representative Rosie Berger of Big Horn checked in with us this morning to give us the wrap for the week on the legislative session ongoing now in Cheyenne.

Wyoming Coal Compaany Operating in Black

Cloud Peak Energy is the only company to turn a profit in 2014 out of the four major coal mining companies in northeast Wyoming's Powder River Basin.

Public Welcome to Cowboy Hall of Fame Reception

Liz Kincaid previewed the Cowboy Hall of Fame on the Morning Show. (Photo by Leslie Stratmoen)

Five men will be honored Saturday for living a true western cowboy life. They’ve been chosen as the first group inducted into the Wyoming Cowboy Hall of Fame for Region 5, which includes both Sheridan and Johnson counties.

County Scholarship, Veterans Exemption Deadlines Near

Several announcements were made during this week’s meeting of the Sheridan County Commission, including one regarding the county’s college scholarships and another about property tax exemptions for veterans.

No Drugs, Alcohol Involved in Mill Inn Crash

We do have an update from the local police on the weekend incident involving the vehicle that crashed into the side of a hotel in Sheridan. Leslie Stratmoen has the story.

Homeless Shelter Needs Bowls for Fundraiser

The Volunteers of America Northern Rockies organization will hold its annual “Empty Bowl” fundraiser next month in Sheridan, but need the community’s help. Organizers say they need bowls.

Science Standards, Food Sale Bills Move Forward

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By the end of the day Tuesday, which marked the 24th day of the 2015 general session of the Wyoming Legislature, the science standards and food sale bills were still moving forward.

Recovery Effort For Missing Child Resumes

The recovery effort for the body of a 4-year-old girl who went missing more than a week ago in the Powder River near Buffalo after falling through the ice will resume on Saturday.

Buffalo Man Honored for Tourism Efforts

A man from Johnson County was honored last week for a quarter of a century’s work of service to Wyoming’s tourism industry.

County Continues Dust Abatement Agreement

Sheridan County will continue its air quality control efforts by suppressing the dust on county roads as per a continued agreement with the Wyoming Department of Transportation.

Commission Approves Airport Land Purchase, Service Grant

Photo by Leslie Stratmoen

The Sheridan County Commission approved a land purchase today to expand a runway at the Sheridan airport and a grant agreement for air service. The action was taken during the regular meeting of the commission.

Update Expected on Mill Inn crash

We do expect to have an update today on the weekend incident in which a vehicle crashed through the Mill Inn motel in Sheridan, damaging one of the rooms.

WCDA Director Presents Program Overview

Executive Director David Haney of the Wyoming Community Development Authority known as WCDA made a presentation to the Sheridan County commission during a recent meeting regarding information his department assembles.

Council to Discuss Kendrick Pool, Firefighters Contract

The fate of Sheridan’s Kendrick Pool will be discussed at an upcoming city council meeting and also a contract with the local firefighters union. Leslie Stratmoen has the details.

Police Report on Weekend Motel Crash Expected

The official police report regarding the vehicle crash into the Mill Inn in Sheridan over the weekend is expected to be released tomorrow, not today as previously reported, due to the Presidents Day holiday.

Budget Discussions Continue in Cheyenne

Budget discussions continue today at the state capitol. Sheridan Media’s Leslie Stratmoen has the update.

Health Official: Measles Vaccine Does Not Cause Autism

A state health official says the measles vaccine has been effective in eradicating the disease and does not cause autism. Sheridan Media’s Leslie Stratmoen has the story.

Sponsorships Available for Next Women's Antelope Hunt

An organization that strives to improve the economic self-sufficiency of women and the future of girls across the state is offering sponsorship opportunities for their women's antelope hunt fundraiser.