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October 4th, 2016

Superintendent Sees District 2 Role as Education Model

Sheridan County School District 2 could serve as an education model for Wyoming.

Gatchell Museum's Fall Gathering This Weekend

The 23rd annual Jim Gatchell Memorial Museum's Fall Gathering fundraiser will be happening from 6 to 8 this Saturday night at the Johnson County Fairgrounds.

Buffalo Council Accepts Homeland Security Grant

The Buffalo City Council has accepted a 2016-2019 Homeland Security Grant on behalf of the police department.

Buffalo Police Chief Jason Carder came before the council at their Tuesday meeting, asking for their approval to accept the grant for just over $113,000.

County Formally Assigns Funding To YMCA

Although the funds were already earmarked by the Johnson County Commissioners in an earlier meeting, they formally approved the transfer of $25,000 to the Johnson County Family YMCA at their Tuesday meeting.

A Look Back in Time: Oct. 5, 1916

Now here's Sheridan Media's look back in time, to 100 years ago, by reporter Pat Blair as published in the Sheridan Post newspaper on Oct. 5, 1916.

Jentel Presents

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Tuesday night saw more than 20 people attend this month’s meeting of Jentel Presents. Four visual artists and two writers showcased their work and the process in making it.

State Cuts Grant Funds to SCCD

The Sheridan County Conservation District will receive a little less money from the Wyoming Department of Agriculture this year.

Sheridan Police Department Provides Follow Up on Broadway Stand-Off

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A little over a month ago, a Sheridan Street had to be closed due to a Stand-Off. According to Sheridan Police Lt. Tom Ringley, the man responsible could be facing federal charges.

Motorized Access Extended on Three Routes in the Bighorn National Forest

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The Medicine Wheel Ranger District of the Bighorn National Forest, in conjunction with the Wyoming Game and Fish Department, has extended motorized access on Forest Service Roads 203 and 213 as well as Forest Service Trail 800.

Commissioners Approve Quarry Permit With Amendments

An application for the Beckton 2 Mine Quarry was approved Tuesday by the Sheridan County Commissioners.