June 17th, 2014

Leaves Receive Pelting

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Sheridan received a flash rain storm tonight that pelted the tree leaves. (Photo by Leslie Stratmoen)

Commission Supports Service Programs

The Sheridan County Commission approved two memorandum of understanding agreements today with the state, one for a guardian ad litem program and the other for maternal and child health services.

Buffalo Passes Ordinance Banning Dogs On City Lands

Buffalo's City Council, at their Tuesday Evening meeting, passed on first reading Ordinance No. 1371, which will prohibit dogs on municipal lands.

County Sets Funds Aside For Kaycee Streets If Needed

Johnson County's Commissioners got an update on Kaycee's Roads Project from Mayor Tom Knapp at their Tuesday regular meeting.

St. Francis Animal Shelter Offering 9 Lives For $9

Now through Saturday, June 21st, the St. Francis Animal Shelter in Buffalo will be offering their 9 Lives For $9 promotion, where you can adopt any cat 9 months of age and older for just $9.

Films Depict Beetle Kill Devastation

A series of films recently released by the University of Wyoming depicts the effects of the beetle kill devastation on the state's wildlife and environment. Leslie Stratmoen has the report.

4-H Educator Starts by End of Month

The University of Wyoming has hired a new 4-H educator for Sheridan County. Elizabeth “Liz” Shaffer will begin on June 30.

Hill Says Gov Behind Ousting Bill from Start

Now that State Superintendent Cindy Hill is back in her office, Sheridan Media’s Kim Love asked her during a recent Public Pulse show if the legislation known as Senate File 104 that stripped her of duties had faded into the background.

Power Outage Hampers Bus Service

UPDATE: 12:30 -- The power has been restored.

BREAKING NEWS: We just received notice this morning from the assistant director of the Sheridan Senior Center saying the power is out at the transit facility for the Sheridan mini-buses.

Long-lost Manuscript Offers First-hand Look at State History

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True recollections of Wyoming history involving such things as wolf roundups and recollections of historical figures like Gen. George Armstrong Custer and Sacajawea come alive in a uniquely historical book, whose story of how it came into being is almost as interesting as the stories it tells.