Archive - Jul 2012

Fire OPS 101

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Sheridan Fire-Rescue and the International Association of Fire Fighters L276 will be hosting a Fire OPS 101 event in mid September that will involve members of the local media and elected public officials. Fire Chief Terry Lenhart explains.

Candidates Reminded to File Campaign Finance Receipt Reports

Wyoming Secretary of State Max Maxfield (Courtesy Photo)

Wyoming Secretary of State Max Maxfield reminds candidates and political entities that state law requires them to submit a campaign finance Receipt Report by Tuesday, August 14th.

Tuesday Is Sheep Day At Johnson County Fair

Every day a different livestock group is featured at the Johnson County Fair in Buffalo, and Tuesday will be sheep day.

Beginning at 8am, the 4H/FFA Market Sheep Showmanship and Junior Market Sheep show will get things started.

Hunter's Safety Sold Out

Sheridan's smaller citizens are gearing up for their first hunts, ever. An important step in getting prepared for the season for kids is to complete a hunter's safety course sponsored by the Game and Fish and Sheridan Recreation District.

City Attorney Discusses Pipeline With Buffalo Council

At the Buffalo City Council's meeting July 17, city attorney Ben Kirven updated the council on a number of issues he has been working on in recent weeks.

Physician Recruiting Discussed By JCHC Board

At their meeting last week, the Johnson County Healthcare Center's Board of Trustees heard updates on physician recruiting for the facility.

July 30th

Wyoming Businesses Eligible For Drought Loans

Small, nonfarm businesses in 10 Wyoming counties are now eligible to apply for low interest federal disaster loans from the U. S. Small Business Administration.

The federal loans are to help offset economic losses because of the drought this year.

Feline Frenzy

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The 4-H Cat Show took place Monday at the Sheridan County Fairgrounds Exhibit Hall as part of this year's Sheridan County Fair. The entire news story can be found here: http://www.sheridanmedia.com/new...

Photos by Ron Richter

Sibling Sweep at Cat Show

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Betty Ann Jerney gives her award winning cats a big hug after Wiley Kit; left, and Wiley Kat; right, won Reserve Champion and Grand Champion at Monday's Cat Show at the Sheridan County Fairgrounds Exhibit Hall.

The Sheridan County Fair is in full swing, and Monday afternoon the 4-H Cat Show took place in the confines of the Exhibit Hall. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter was there, and has the story.

Acme Fire

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Passing through on my way home to Belle Fourche, SD I came upon the Acme fire. It was incredible to watch how fast this fire was swept over the hillside and how intense the wind was. Was also very impressed with the response and professionalism of the emergency responders!

Photo credit: Jodie Baxendale, Belle Fourche, SD