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College Board Candidates Discuss Funding

Though they don't always get as many headlines as the larger races, there are many contests in this upcoming election that could significantly alter, depending on there outcomes, the future of our local communities.

Wyoming Going Google

An announcement came out this week that within a year, all Wyoming state agencies will be on a Google-based email system.

WYO Gala Tonight: Return to the Forbidden Planet

Return to the Forbidden Planet, or what they're calling Shakespeare's “forgotten rock & roll masterpiece,” is the WYO Theater's annual Gala. The show is tonight at the WYO Theater in Sheridan. Director Doug Sheehan says Forbidden Planet is probably unlike any Shakespeare you've ever seen or read before:

Wendt Criticizes Rep. Lummis on “Afghan”-Mexico Strategy

Democrat David Wendt, who is running against incumbent Cynthia Lummis for Wyoming's U.S. House seat, criticized Representative Lummis this week for some comments she made regarding U.S. Policy towards Mexico. Lummis was recently part of a congressional delegation to visit Afghanistan.

Burglary Suspects Make Initial Appearance in Circuit Court

Two individuals made their initial appearnce on several burglary charges Thursday in Sheridan County Circuit Court.

The two individuals that were allegedly responsible for a string of cabin burglaries in the Big Horn Mountains near Burgess Junction made their initial appearance in Sheridan County Circuit Court Thursday. 19-year-old Shaun Gilkey, and 32-year-old Dustin Yearout are both charged with two counts of felony Burglary, and one count of felony Aggravated Burglary.

Fee Raises May Be In Store For Kendrick Pool

Fee increases my be on the horizon at Kendrick Pool in Sheridan.
Fee increases my be on the horizon at Kendrick Pool in Sheridan.

The Sheridan Recreation District received this year's usage numbers for Kendrick Pool at the Board's monthly meeting this week. While the numbers show a $40,000 net loss for the season, Recreation District Director Richard Wright indicates that there are a number of factors that played a role in inflating that number.

Cloud Peak Energy's Antelope Mine Receives National Award

Cloud Peak Energy's Antelope Mine recently received a presitgious National Reclamation Award from the Office of Surface Mining and the National Mining Association. The Excellence in Surface Mining Reclamation Award was received for successful shrub establishment on reclaimed land.

CPR to a Disco Beat

Changes are in the works for administering CPR.

Little did the artists on the legendary soundtrack for Saturday Night Fever probably ever think that one of their greatest hits of all time would be used in the medical field, but the American Heart Association is doing just that. Sheridan Media's Mary Jo Johnson has the story.

Two Arrested for Cabin Burglaries

Sheridan County Sheriff Dave Hofmeier
Sheridan County Sheriff Dave Hofmeier

The Sheridan County Sheriff's Office has received several reports over the last few weeks of cabin burglaries in the the Bighorn Mountains near the Burgess Junction area, specifically along the Tongue, Big Willow, Little Willow, and North Tongue drainages.

City of Sheridan Expects Health Insurance Increase

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City of Sheridan Human Resources Director Heather Doke
City of Sheridan Human Resources Director Heather Doke

Health Insurance premiums are expected to increase for the City of Sheridan as the paid loss ratio continues to climb higher than the desired 85%. City Human Relations Director Heather Doke.

The fact that the paid loss ratio is almost 91% at this point in the fiscal year means that an impending increase is looming.

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