Archive - Sep 18, 2012

Buffalo Council Approves Resolution For Grant Application

Buffalo Mayor Randy Dyess

Buffalo's City Council, at Tuesday's meeting, voted to approve Resolution No. 1347, to submit a grant application to the Wyoming Water Development Commission (WWDC) to replace an existing outdated water supply line.

Buffalo Chamber's Oktoberfest Celebration Saturday

The Third Annual Buffalo Chamber of Commerce Oktoberfest will be this Saturday from noon to 6 in downtown Buffalo.

Chamber Director Angela Jarvis tells us more about the festival and the associated events.

Bison Win Conference Crowns In Golf

The Bison and Lady Bison golf teams were at the Conference Tournament in Douglas over the weekend and came home with Conference Titles for the boys' team, the girls' team, and an individual crown for Lee Hartley for the boys.

County Approves Lease-Purchase Agreement

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Sheridan County Administrative Director Renee Obermueller

The Sheridan County Road and Bridge Department will be receiving a new 2012 CAT all wheel drive motor grader thanks to a municipal lease-purchase agreement that was approved by the County Commissioners Tuesday.

Representative's Resignation Leaves Sheridan Republican Party in a Quandary

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Sheridan County Republican Party Chairman Jesus Rios

The Wyoming Republican Party State Central Committee was notifed by Governor Matt Mead Monday that Representative for District 30, Jon Botten has resigned effective September 10th, 2012. Sheridan County Republican Chairman Jesus Rios.

The Leaves, They Are A'Changin'

Temperatures are still in the high 70s, but the trees above Mavrakis Pond are starting to show their fall colors. (Photo by Tracee Davis)

Black-Eyed Susan

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If you get a chance while driving north on Big Horn Avenue a glance to your left will reveal a profusion of Black-Eyed Susans just begging to be looked at. If you can't see them in person you'll have to settle on this photo taken on a beautiful Tuesday morning. The Ojibwe, native Americans, used the roots of the plant as a poultice for snake bites and for treating colds.

Fake Fundraisers Prey on Broncs Fans

Sheridan residents and business love their Sheridan High School Broncs, and some out-of state swindlers are looking to make a quick buck off their allegiance.

JCSD1 Board Discusses Current, Upcoming Audits

JCSD1 Board of Trustees

The Johnson County School District One Board of Trustees, at their last meeting, discussed the current audit report and the upcoming audit with District Business Manager Matt Ramey.

Commissioners Approve Bid for Airport Sewer Extension

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The Sheridan County Commissioners Tuesday awarded the bid for the sewer extension project at the Sheridan County Airport to Northern Underground of Sheridan in the amount of $68,375. Commissioner Steve Maier.