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May 6th, 2015

Change Order Needed for Fairgrounds Project

A change order to the contract with Wilson Brothers Construction for the Sheridan County Fairgrounds Water System Improvements project was approved Tuesday by the Sheridan County Commissioners.

Sheridan County Historical Society to Host Community Roundtables

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The Sheridan County Historical Society is seeking input from the community as it develops an updated strategic plan for the historical society and the Sheridan County Museum.

May 5th

Plans Move Forward for Collaborative High School

A high school that would serve students from all three Sheridan County school districts as well as the district in Johnson County could be open for classses in fall 2018.

Mead: State Needs to Change Approach to Education

Wyoming's Governor Matt Mead says education of the state's children has to start at the local level.

Jentel Presents

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The current artists in residency at Jentel, four visual and two writers, talked about their work and their process, Tuesday evening in the Sagebrush Community Art Center.

Sheridan's Early Settlers Shared Common Bond

Whether they were cattle barons or cowhands, homesteaders or British nobility, many of Sheridan County's pioneer settlers were united by one common bond: Cattle.

“Trees for Trash” Brought in Tons

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With the steady stream of vehicles lined up to take advantage of the annual “Trees for Trash,” is it any wonder the amount of refuse we collect in a year?

This past weekend, Sheridan and Sheridan County residents took their trash up to the dump for free and received a tree in return.

MOU Between City and County Outlines Street Annexation Policy

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As we reported earlier, Sheridan Public Works Director Nic Bateson and Sheridan County Public Works Director Rod Leisinger came before the Sheridan City Council this week to give an update on a Memorandum of Understanding between the city and the county regarding the transfer of road ownership between the governmental bodies.

Enzi Says Balanced Budget Will Focus on “Every Dollar Spent”

This week Congress approved its first 10-year balanced budget since 2001. Sen. Mike Enzi, Chairman of the Senate Budget Committee, said during a speech before Congress that the joint agreement between the U.S. House and Senate will balance the budget within a decade without raising taxes.

Plan Now For Annual Buffalo Habitat Garage Sale

The annual Johnson County Habitat For Humanity Garage Sale will be happening next week, so plan now to find that pre-owned treasure or inexpensive can't-live-without item everyone is sure to find.