Archive - Feb 2012

February 23rd

Buffalo Tobacco Compliance Checks Show High Failure Rate

BPD Police Chief Jason Carder

Buffalo Police Chief Jason Carder reported to the city council at their meeting Tuesday that during recent compliance checks at local retail establishments, four of fourteen sold tobacco products to minors.
That is just under a 29% failure rate.

JCSD1 Hosts Bid Opening For Cloud Peak School Wednesday

Bids on construction of Buffalo's new Cloud Peak School were opened Wednesday at school district offices.

The bid openings for the construction of Buffalo's new Cloud Peak School were held at the school district's offices Wednesday afternoon.
Eight bids were opened and read with the bids ranging from a low of $11,620,000 to a high of $13,028,625.

February 22nd

Jordan Roberts Shows Off His Banner

Sheridan High School senior Jordan Roberts displayed the Gatorade Wyoming Football Player of the Year banner during an awards recognition ceremony last Saturday at halftime of the the Sheridan and Cheyenne Central basketball game. Jordan, shown here with Sheridan's Head Football Coach Don Julian, became the fifth Wyoming Football Player to receive the award.

Public Pulse - Wednesday 02/22/12

State Legislators / School District #1

Principal Changes in Tongue River Next Year

Tongue River High School (Sheridan Media file photo)

Sheridan County School District 1 board of trustees met for their February meeting Tuesday night in Ranchester. Superintendent Marty Kobza says that the board approved a personnel change at the meeting.

An Open House for Green House

Green House Living file photo

Green House for Living in Sheridan will hold their grand opening celebration with tours and a ribbon cutting ceremony this Sunday afternoon. Green House Guide and Administrator Chris Szymanski.

State of the City Address

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Sheridan Mayor Dave Kinskey

Tuesday night's Sheridan City Council meeting began with Mayor Dave Kinskey delivering his eighth annual State of the City address. The Mayor stated that there are three key components to economic development, in which he described them as the three legs of a stool.

LX Bar Ranch State Acquisition, 'National Day of the Cowboy'

metro creative connection courtesy photo

As budget discussion begin this week, issues specific to northeast Wyoming have of course been moving forward in Cheyenne as well. One of those being Senate File 36 pertaining to the state parks acquisition of the LX Bar Ranch.

Legislature: Record Low Number of Bills Moving On

While most expected several big issues to dominate discussions at the 2012 Wyoming Legislature, a record-low number of bills have moved on in the early stages. Sheridan Representative Rosie Berger.

Mulholland Won't Seek Re-Election to City Council

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Sheridan City Councilman for Ward 1 Ryan Mulholland

While the filing period for candidates doesn't begin for almost another three months, Sheridan City Councilman for Ward 1 Ryan Mulholland made this announcement just before the conclusion of Monday night's City Council meeting.