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November 2nd, 2011

Jo Co, Buffalo Support Energy Development at Lake DeSmet

Johnson County Commission

Both the Johnson County Commissioners and the Buffalo City Council have agreed to lend support for an energy company to develop a coal/gas to liquids plant at Lake DeSmet, after drafting and approving a letter that will be sent to the Lake DeSmet Counties Coalition Joint Powers Board.

November 1st

The Big Horn A Cappella Choir

It was snowy evening outside but inside the Big Horn High School Auditorium Tuesday evening it was a musical delight. The evening started with the Big Horn High School Band directed by Ariel Downing performing such numbers as the Civil War Suite. Then came the Big Horn High School Choir with soloist Christian Klepperich.

Kleenburn AML Reclamation Project Receives Award

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Sheridan County receives award for Kleenburn reclamation project.

Reclamation work at the Kleenburn Coal Mine Site in Sheridan County recently received national recognition with the 2011 Western Regional Abandoned Land Mine Reclamation award.

Lease Approved, Operating Agreement Needs Work

Sheridan College President and SEEDA Chairman Dr. Paul Young

Opening the doors to the former Hand in Hand Childcare Center in Sheridan moved one step closer Tuesday, as the Sheridan Economic and Educational Development Authority approved the lease agreement with future tenants First Light Inc.

SCSD2 Parent-Teacher Conferences Nov. 3, 4

Sheridan County School District 2 schools will hold parent teacher conferences this Thursday and Friday.

What Do You Want for Sheridan? CVC 'Priority Setting Meeting' is Thursday

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The Center for a Vital Community will hold a Priority Setting Meeting Thursday, November 3rd, and invites the public as they begin to form an action plan from the themes gathered during last year's Community Follow-Up Assessment.

What a difference a day makes

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It was just a day ago we were enjoying scenes like this - what a difference a day makes. This photo of the Bighorns with all the fall color below was taken from just south of the Bird Farm Road (CR 28) near Big Horn. A day later this area is under several inches of snow cover and under a winter weather advisory that remains in effect until midnight November 1st.

Commissioners Accept FEMA Grant for Flood Relief

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Sheridan County Commissioner Tom Ringley

Numerous roads in Sheridan County were severely damaged from springtime flooding this year. The Federal Emergency Management Agency, a component of the Department of Homeland Security have awarded a grant to Sheridan County for disaster assistance and emergency relief. Commission Chair Tom Ringley.

Police Arrest Two Suspected Counterfeiters

Two individuals were arrested on Friday who police believe to be responsible for a string of counterfeit $100 bills passed last week in Sheridan.

NWS: Winter Weather Advisory in Effect for Tuesday

The National Weather Service has issued a winter weather advisory for Sheridan and Johnson Counties in effect through all of Tuesday lasting until midnight tonight.