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October 17th, 2011

“The Legend of Bear Paw”

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The Sheridan County Sheriff's Office recently investigated an unusual case involving a bear paw.

There has been quite an unusual rumor making its way around social media websites involving a human hand and other body parts being found in Sheridan County. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter has more on what can now be called the "Legend of Bear Paw”.

Mead Wants Even More Broadband Access

Wyoming Governor Matt Mead

In a release from his office, Governor Matt Mead says he's glad that Wyoming is gaining access to more broadband Internet, but he wants to see even more.

Sheridan City Council to Consider Buy Local Policy Tonight

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Sheridan Mayor Dave Kinskey

The Sheridan City Council will consider a resolution this evening that has taken a couple of months to put together. The “Buy Local” policy is intended to keep Sheridan dollars in Sheridan says Mayor Dave Kinskey.

WEEKEND LOCAL SPORTS WRAP UP

LADY BRONC VOLLEYBALL GETS READY FOR REGIONALS

FOOTBALL - The Sheridan Bronc football team won their 7th straight Friday night taking out Casper Kelly Walsh 55-14.The Broncs built up a 35-14 halftime lead and shut the Trojans out in the second half. Head coach Don Julian pleased with the Broncs performance.

Junior Quarterback Kevin Bakkehaug had his best game of the season.

They close out the regular season at Cheyenne East Friday and Julian says they expect to get a great battle from the T-Birds.

Change Order Approved for Buffalo's Water Supply Line

City Hall, Buffalo.

While City Attorney Ben Kirven has been busy negotiating easements for Buffalo's new 18-inch water line with landowners west of town, a number of changes in the routing of the line has prompted the engineers to re-design portions of the project.

Jo Co Commission Accepts Various Grants

Johnson County Commissioners

The Johnson County Commissioners at their last meeting accepted a number of grants for different programs in the county.

Buffalo, Kaycee Weekend Sports Wrap

The Buffalo Bison and Kaycee Buckaroos sports teams were in action this weekend and were successful in most cases.
The Bison football team improved to 4-3 with a blowout win at home over Torrington 52-6.
Buffalo got two rushing scores each from Aaron Fenner and Collin Rodriguez, another from Casey Sellers; two passing touchdowns from Rodriguez to Fenner and a field goal from Wyatt Witty in the blowout win.

October 16th

Sheridan Fire and Rescue Open House

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Fireman George Neeson keeps a careful eye on five year-old Jackson Bennett manning the fire hose during the Sheridan Fire and Rescue Open House held Saturday.

Sheridan Fire and Rescue held their annual open house Saturday in conjunction with National Fire Prevention Week.

Clouds, Snow or Waterfalls on the Bighorns?

About noon on Sunday the Bighorn Mountains to the south of Sheridan took on an unusual appearance. What may have looked like snow or waterfalls coming off the tops of the mountains to some were actually clouds that appeared to roll off the mountain giving this unusual view.

Enzi: New Free Trade Agreements Good for Wyoming

U.S. Senator Mike Enzi (Republican-Wyo.)

Wyoming Senator Mike Enzi and members of the Senate Finance Committee approved language that implements free trade agreements with several countries, and in a media release from his office this week, Enzi says Senate ratification of these trade agreements will create jobs and increased export sales to Wyoming.