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Public Meetings Soon for Jo Co P&Z Draft Regs

Johnson County Planner Rob Yingling

According to a University of Wyoming study, 11 counties in Wyoming have full county-wide zoning, six have partial zoning and six, including Johnson County, have no zoning. That may change soon.

Bison Swimmers Host Meet, Perform Well

The Lady Bison swim team hosted their Buffalo Pentathlon last Friday, with teams from Newcastle, Worland, Douglas as well as Buffalo at the meet.
A number of individual Bison had great performances.
In the 100 butterfly, Buffalo's Hannah Chapin took second, being beaten by less than a second by Carolyn Kennedy of Worland.
Buffalo's Caley Stafford took fourth and Misty Ballek took fifth.

Buffalo Council Holds Meeting on ACT Franchise Agreement

A special meeting was called by the Mayor of the City of Buffalo and City Attorney Ben Kirven to have a second reading on Ordinance No. 1349, which will grant a franchise agreement to Advanced Communications Technology, Inc. to provide high-speed fiber-optic technology to the City of Buffalo.

August 30th

1st Day of School - 1st Home Tennis Match (updated)

On the first day of school at Sheridan High School it was also tennis time on the local courts as the SHS Tennis team took on Casper Natrona Tuesday starting at 3 pm. The Lady Broncs took to the courts first with Natrona's Regan Hendricks on the left taking on Sheridan's Noelle Golinvaux on the right in the #1 Singles.

State Legislators: More Study Needed on Proposed Caylee's Law

State Legislators: More Study Needed on Proposed Caylee's Law

The Wyoming State Legislatures Joint Judiciary Interim Committee is meeting in Sundance this week to hear testimony on a number of different issues including the proposed Caylee's Law. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter has more.

Summer Hours Wrapping Up at Trails End

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Summer Hours Wrapping Up at Trails End

Summer hours for the Trail End Historic Site in Sheridan will be drawing to a close real soon. Site Superintendent Cynde Georgen explains the new hours and the extended hours this Labor Day weekend.

SCSD No. 1 Implementing Common Core

SCSD1 Superintendent Marty Kobza

As Sheridan County School District No. 1 settles into the new school year, one thing they will focus on will be implementing a Common Core Curriculum, in an effort to make sure all students are given every chance to improve in areas where they might struggle.

Motorcycle Accident North of Gillette Results in Fatality

Motorcycle Accident North of Gillette Results in Fatality

A one person motorcycle accident late Monday afternoon 42 miles north of Gillette on WYO 59 resulted in the death of 28-year-old Ryan Coates of Gillette. Wyoming Highway Patrol Sergeant Stephen Townsend explains the events that led to the fatal crash.

Economics Plays a Role in BHMC Director Position

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Sheridan County Commissioner and Big Horn Mountain Coalition President Mike Nickel

The Big Horn Mountain Coalition made the decision to eliminate the Executive Director position for this current fiscal year. The position was held by Trish Ullery-Whitaker.

Library Receives $6,000 Donation for Purchase of New Books, Reception for Donor Tomorrow

Just a couple weeks as an exchange student in Sheridan almost 40 years ago was all it took for Akiro Sakai to fall in love with the area.