Archive - 2013

November 8th

YMCA Not At Odds With Library Over Projects

Members of the YMCA Board spoke to the Johnson County Commissioners at their Tuesday meeting, asking them to please “not close any doors” on their project to replace the aging YMCA building.

Buffalo Police Acquire Climbing Wall

Buffalo Police Chief Jason Carder asked the Buffalo City Council to approve the department acquiring a mobile climbing wall from the Wyoming National Guard for no cost to the city, other than annual maintenance costs.

Big Horn Plays at Lovell Tonight

(Photo by Ron Richter)

The Big Horn Rams will be on the road this evening to take on the Lovell Bulldogs for the right to play in the 2A championship game. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter has a preview of tonight's match-up.

Police Officer Honored For Work With Kids

SPD Officer John King, far left, is given an award for his involvement in the VOA Camp POSTCARD program. (Photo by Ron Richter)

Volunteers of America Northern Rockies Camp P.O.S.T.C.A.R.D. is a free week-long camp designed to benefit the most deserving fifth and sixth graders through direct involvement and mentoring with a variety of law enforcement and criminal justice professionals.

Christmas Tree Permits Now Available

(Photo by Ron Richter)

Cutting your own Christmas tree has become a family tradition for many throughout the years. Permits are now available from the Bighorn National Forest at their offices in Lovell, Buffalo and Sheridan.

Thursday 11-07-13

State Board of Education Sue Belish

Yellowstone Power Needs Upgrade

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Officials with the National Park Service say an upgrade to the power service is greatly needed for Yellowstone National Park, but before changes are made, public comment is needed.

Council Says No Kids In Bars After 10

Underage children will not be allowed to eat in bars in Ranchester unless they are accompanied by a parent, and no minor will be allowed to eat in a bar after 10 o'clock even if a parent is with the child.

Voting Judges Enjoy Job

Manning the registration station at the Holy Name polling station was Sheri Thompson, left, and Marion Couch. (Photo by Leslie Stratmoen)

Tuesday's election was our news director's first time voting in Sheridan County.
Here's Leslie Stratmoen's report.

Commission Kills Flood Plan, For Now

Commission Chairman Steve Maier -- Photo by Leslie Stratmoen

As reported Wednesday, the Sheridan County Commission voted down the proposed flood plain management plan, after months of open discussions and public meetings.