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District 2 Recommends SBAC for State Education

From left, Rep.-elect Bo Biteman, Sen. Dave Kinskey, School District 2 Trustee Ann Perkins and District Superintendent Craig Dougherty at the district's meeting with Wyoming legislators Thursday night. (Photo by Pat Blair)

Sheridan County School District 2 would like the state of Wyoming to go with the Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortium as the new assessment of public education.

Open House Unveils New Hospital ICU

Nurses demonstrate a patient lift during the open house at Memorial Hospital's new ICU. (Photo by Pat Blair)

Sheridan area residents enjoyed refreshments, had a chance to win a prize, and watched demonstrations of state-of-the-art equipment in patient care at Sheridan Memorial Hospital's open house Thursday night.

Unplugged: Turkey Trot Practice

The weather in November has been more like that of September with warm sunny days and cool starry nights.

Buffalo Chamber of Commerce Warns Of Scam

The Buffalo Chamber of Commerce has issued a warning to the Buffalo community to be aware of a scam being attempted on area residents and businesses.

Sheridan’s Performance of the Elite Rodeo Athletes to be Shown on Fox Sports 2

According to Nick Siddle, President of the Sheridan WYO Rodeo, Sheridan’s performance of the Elite Rodeo Athletes will be broadcast on Fox Sports 2 later this month. The show took place over Labor Day weekend at the Sheridan County Fairgrounds and is set to show at 7pm on November 21st.

Sheridan’s Mayor Elect Thinks Residents Made A Statement With This Election

The general election results have ensured that Sheridan’s city government will look different next year. The mayor race was not close as Roger Miller took the win over current city councilman Alex Lee by almost 2,000 votes.

Recount Confirms Election Night Results

Election Supervisor Brenda Kekich, left, and election office employee Diane Hall feed ballots into a voting machine for Thursday's election recount. (Photo by Pat Blair)

Canvass of election results Thursday afternoon was preceded by a recount of votes cast in Pct. 20-1, which is the town of Dayton.

Wage and Hour Bootcamp

In May of this year, the Department of Labor released its “Final Rule”, which revises the overtime exemptions of the Fair Labor Standards Act.

State Treasurer Gordon Reacts to Passage of Constitutional Amendment

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Wyoming State Treasurer Mark Gordon (Courtesy Photo)

Constitutional Amendment A was given the thumbs up by voters in Wyoming Tuesday, as the amendment passed by a majority of those who cast a ballot in the election, which is a requirement to amend the State’s Constitution.

Wyoming News Update

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Here is the latest Wyoming news from The Associated Press