Archive - Sep 2011

September 26th

Still No Decision On Engineer From Buffalo Council

Buffalo's City Council again discussed the possibility of a joint city/county engineer position at their last meeting, but made no decision either way on the matter.

Buffalo Closer to Agreements for Water Line Easements

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Buffalo City Attorney Ben Kirven reported to the City Council last week that he is closer to completing easement agreements with landowners between the city's water treatment plant and the city limits west of town for a new water distribution line.

Bison Sports Weekend Wrap for Sept. 26

The Bison football team suffered another setback last Friday, falling to the Douglas Bearcats 27-21 on their home field.
Douglas opened scoring in the first quarter to take a 7-0 lead, but the Bison answered in the second quarter on a run by quarterback Collin Rodriguez to tie the game at 7-7. Aaron Fenner scored later in the quarter to give Buffalo a 14-7 lead at the half.

September 25th

Putting Your Garden to Bed

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Karen Nicolarsen giving a demonstration on how to divide perennials.

Serving cookies and milk on a balmy Saturday afternoon could be an enticement to take a nap, but not so, when perennial expert, Karen Nicolarsen took the floor at Landon's Greenhouse.

Hailee

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Penny Zeller visits with ten year-old fan Isabella Dickinson.

Saturday, Sheridan Stationery hosted a book signing for Sheridan author Penny Zeller. She was there promoting her novel, “Hailee” the last in the Montana Skies Trilogy, a Christian historical romance series.

Health Fair 2011

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Saturday, hundreds took advantage of the 40-plus educational and health screening booths on display at this year's Sheridan County Health Fair.

Holy Name Chili Supper and Carnival

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Four year-old Jonathan Jolley, son of Jordan Guyer, takes aim during the bean bag throw

Saturday was the 76th annual chili supper and carnival for Holy Name School. A fundraiser for the school, P.T.O. President Michelle Meehan explains.

A New Vet in Town

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Candice Carden with 'Blaze,' a North Dakota horse recuperating after surgery from a broken leg.

The Sheridan Equine Hospital held an open house Saturday for two purposes. One...to introduce their newest vet, Dr. Candice Carden and two...to show their continued support for Sheridan College's upcoming Equine Program.

Buffalo High School Homecoming Week Schedule

Buffalo High School's Homecoming week is September 25-30.
Here is a list of scheduled events:

Report: Excessive Electronic Use a Cause of Sleep Deprivation in Kids

(WYOMING NEWS SERVICE) -- The average child and teen in Wyoming spends eight hours per day on the computer, on their cell phone or playing video games or watching television, says a report from the National Wildlife Federation.