Archive - Nov 2011

November 29th

City of Sheridan Receives State Grant for Water Quality

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Sheridan Mayor Dave Kinskey

The City of Sheridan has received a $400,000 grant from the Wyoming Department of Environmental Quality to address pollution in Little Goose and Goose Creek. In 2010, DEQ released the Goose Creek Watershed TMDL.

SHS Students Sending Christmas Care Packages To Troops (Update: Taking Donations Until 12/7)

(Sheridan Media file photo)

Sheridan High School's W.A.T.CH. program is collecting cards, letters and other items to fill care packages that they will send to the troops this holiday season.

BRONC SWIMMERS AND DIVERS HIT THE WATER

BRONC SWIMMING / DIVING - The Sheridan Bronc swimmers got into the pool Monday night to begin the first day of the 2011-12 season and it was a disappointing first day for new Head coach Brent Moore as only three swimmers and two divers showed up on day one.

There is still plenty of time this week for any freshmen through seniors to come out and begin practice.

Jo Co Kids Learn Business Through New 4-H Program

Rachel Vardiman

A new program that pairs 4-H kids with local businesses to learn about the particular business and learn different skills associated with them is a success after the first two kids recently completed the program.

Buffalo's Meadowlark Third Graders to Perform Nutcracker

An annual Holiday tradition will be offered again this year as Buffalo's Meadowlark Elementary School third-graders perform the Nutcracker Thursday, December 1st at the Buffalo High School Auditorium.

Wildeman Discusses Jo Co Airport Project

Johnson County Commissioner Smokey Wildeman

Johnson County Commissioner Smokey Wildeman felt the need to discuss the proposed projects at the Johnson County Airport, including the purchase of lands for expansion and realignment of the runway, the possibility of providing water to the facility and other amenities that may be added in the coming years.

November 28th

Snowy Mountains

Big Horn Mountains from southeast of Sheridan.
Photo by Stacey Ellenwood Photography.

Scenic Character Plan Approved by Planning Commission

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Views similar to this will be protected under the City of Sheridan Scenic Charachter Plan.

The City of Sheridan Planning Commission met Monday night to consider the Scenic Character Plan. Developing the plan has been a process that has been about a year in the making and it builds upon work started in the City County Joint Planning Area Land Use Plan.

“Chamber Coffee” Takes Place in Story This Week

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Sheridan County Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Dixie Johnson

The Sheridan County Chamber of Commerce will be hosting their second “Chamber Coffee” this Thursday in Story.

Public Pulse - Friday 11/25/11

Open Line Friday with Kim Love