Archive - Nov 18, 2011

Ready or not - Here it comes

On Thursday the lights and decorations went up just in time to be decorated by Mother Nature's overnight snow. So "Ready or not - Here it comes" as in: winter and the holiday season both at once. A Winter Storm Warning remains in effect for our area until noon MST Saturday.

Red Grade Road to Close Monday, No Unnecessary Travel Advised Until That Time

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Red Grade Road in Sheridan County will close Monday at noon.

Due to the current weather conditions, a no unnecessary travel advisory has been issued for Red Grade Road. The Sheridan County Commissioners have also announced that effective at noon Monday, November 21, Red Grade Road will close for the season.

NWF Study: Taking Steps To Ensure Potential Of Natural Gas Future

(WY News Service) -- The National Wildlife Federation conducted a study on the possible hazards associated with the process of fracking being used by natural gas production companies.

Buffalo Author Book Signing Saturday

Buffalo author Steve Rzasa with his new book, Broken Sight.

Buffalo author Steve Rzasa will have a book signing event this Saturday at the Johnson County Library in Buffalo.

'Wall Signing' Recognizes VOA Life House Contributors

Center left, VOA President and CEO Jeff Holsinger addresses donors and board memebers at a Wall Signing event Thursday afternoon.

Volunteers of America Northern Rockies held a Wall Signing event Thursday to recognize donors to the new Life House facility currently under construction.

Is War Memorial Stadium the best site for state high school championship games?

The Bank of Sheridan
Yes
26% (116 votes)
No
69% (301 votes)
No Opinion
5% (22 votes)
Total votes: 439

Black Mountain Nordic Club meeting

We are holding our fall meeting Monday November 21st in the Fulmer Room (upstairs) at the Sheridan Co. Fulmer Public Library, 6:00PM.

Every two years we need to elect or re-elect officers and board members for the club. If you would like to be involved in the decision making of the club please attend.

We took up most of the equipment on the mountain last weekend. There is 6-12” of snow around the trail heads with a bunch more predicted in the next couple days.

We will probably start packing the trails this weekend.

FALL SPORTS SUCCESS AT SHERIDAN HIGH SCHOOL

SHS AD and Head football coach Don Julian

SHERIDAN HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS - The fall sports season ended last week and it was tremendous with a Broncs golf state championship and Lady Bronc volleyball title and the Broncs big win in the state football title game last week.Sheridan high school Activities Director and Head football coach Don Julian.

It hasn't been quite a week since the Broncs won the school's 23rd state football title and Julian says it's starting to sink in and every state title should be celebrated.

LDCC Meeting Draws Citizens with Concerns, Questions

The Lake DeSmet Counties Coalition Joint Powers Board had their monthly meeting in Sheridan Thursday night, and a number of citizens from both Sheridan and Johnson Counties showed up to voice their concerns and ask questions in response to a report earlier in the week that NERD Gas had apparently decided against the site for their proposed natural gas to gasoline plant.

Buffalo/Jo Co Justice Center To get New Radio System

Buffalo/Johnson County Criminal Justice Center

Johnson County Sheriff Steve Kozisek and Buffalo Police Chief Jason Carder went before the Johnson County Commissioners on Tuesday to officially request funding and approval to purchase a new internal radio system for the criminal justice center.