Archive - Jun 2011

June 30th

Jo Co School District Retires Bonds from Books

At their regular meeting Monday night, the Johnson County School District Board of Trustees voted to allow bonds taken out in 2004 and 2005 to be retired. The $8.5 million bonds were for the new Kaycee School and Buffalo High School built within the last six years.

JCHC Board Approves Budget Components

The Board of Trustees for the Johnson County Healthcare Center had their monthly meeting Wednesday night, where they approved price increases, pay increases, capital budget and the pension contribution within the budget for the upcoming year.

June 29th

TROOPERS WIN, BACK OUT ON THE ROAD TODAY

TROOPER BASEBALL - The Sheridan Troopers continue a torrid schedule as they came home from a two week road trip and played four games already this week, they'll play two on the road today before going to South Dakota tomorrow and then a road trip to Douglas Sunday.

The Troops got two home runs from Issac Carrel in last night's 16-10 win over Cody.

After struggling for a few games last week Head coach Ben Phillips says they finally got the bats going.

A Sunny Finale to the Hottest Day of 2011 - so far

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As 2011 approached the halfway point the Sheridan area experienced the hottest temperature to date on Wednesday. The 97 degrees recorded at 2:53 pm was just 7 degrees short of the record 104 set in 2002.

Panel Committee Needs One More Day

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No recommendation was made by the three person panel committee that is in charge of reviewing the proposals that were submitted to the City of Sheridan for providing ambulance service to the City.

Public Pulse - Wednesday 06/29/11

Ucross Fireworks Celebration & New Art Gallery Exhibition / Sheridan WYO Rodeo

VOA Launches Historic Capital Fundraising Campaign

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Volunteers of America Northern Rockies have announced that they have begun the largest fundraising campaign in their 25 year history, as work is underway to raise $3.2 million for a new men's substance abuse facility in Sheridan. VOA Director of Development PJ Treide.

Governor Mead To Meet With Salazar, Ashe on Wolf Issue

Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar along with U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service official Dan Ashe will travel to Wyoming within the next thirty days to meet with Governor Matt Mead about wolf management.

Wyoming Considering Oil and Gas Rate Adjustments

The Office of State Lands and Investments, the state agency that oversees Wyoming’s royalty rate for oil and gas leases on state lands will soon look at upping the rate.

Operation Independence Campaign 2011

Twice a year, the Sheridan Senior Center holds two major fund-raising campaigns. One is the Holiday Spirit Campaign which is conducted in November and December; the other, in conjunction with America's Birthday July 4th, is the Operation Independence Campaign.