February 6th, 2012

Johnson County, USFS Agree On Hazelton Parking Area

Johnson County and the US Forest Service have signed an agreement on a parking area on Hazelton Road (County Road 3) in the Big Horn National Forest.

Pole Creek Challenge Results From Saturday

This year's Powder Pass Nordic Club's Pole Creek Challenge was a success, according to information provided by the group.
Sixty-two participants took part in the 5K and 10K races in both skate ski and classic Nordic skiing.
The race netted roughly $360 from entry fees and donations which will go back into helping pay for maintenance and grooming at the Nordic Areas west of Buffalo.
The top finishes for the skate skiers were Aaron Kessler in 19 minutes, 33 seconds; Sarah Nicholas, 23:30; and Lorajane Kessler, 45:36. They were the only three that participated in the skate ski event.

Buffalo Planner: DRC Reviews School, Auto Parts Store Plans

Zach Montgomery

Buffalo City Planner Zach Montgomery gave his report to the city council at their last meeting in January, updating them on a number of issues.

Johnson County Gets Trabing Road Project Update

Johnson County Road and Bridge Supervisor Scott Pehringer gave an update to the county commissioners on the Trabing Road Project at their last meeting In January.

Governor Mead Discusses Water Solution For Pavillion Area

Wyoming Governor Matt Mead

Wyoming Governor Matt Mead along with the heads of the Wyoming Department of Environmental Quality and the Wyoming Water Development Commission traveled to Riverton Monday to meet with the public about a long term source of drinking water.

The New South Park Footbridge?

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No this is NOT the new pathway bridge that connects Sheridan Avenue (Near RENEW) to South Park but it is the temporary access across Little Goose Creek used by the construction workers as they installed footings, seen in the foreground, for the new bridge. The City of Sheridan awarded the bid to Stone Mill Construction for the bridge on November 8, 2011.

Hospital Auxiliary Gives 25,000 to Cath Lab Project

From Left to Right: Kozy Korner Gift Shop Chairwoman, Barbara Niner, Sheridan Memorial Hospital Foundation Executive Director, Ada Kirven; and Foundation Vice President, Shirl Yeager look on as Foundation President, Kevin Bailey is presented with checks totaling $25,000 by Sheridan Memorial Hospital Auxiliary President, Sandy Pilch. The proceeds are for the new Cardiology and Cardiac Catheterization Lab at the hospital. (Photo Courtesy of SMH)

At their annual meeting late last week the Sheridan Memorial Hospital Auxiliary gave $25,000 in donations to benefit an upcoming project at the hospital. Hospital Foundation Executive Director Ada Kirven.


Chadron State Invitational
Chadron, NE
Saturday February 4, 2012

No Team Scores Kept

SHS Girls Individual Results: (Top 8 Only)

55 Meter Dash

4th Nikki Kassen 7.84

400 Meter Run

4th Bailie Dannels 1:06.87

1600 Meter Run

3rd Addy Ostler 5:48.71

3200 Meter Run

4th Marissa Hegy 13:43

4 X 400 Meter Relay

5th Sarah Maze 4:39.16
Brynne Gardner
Tori Blea
Bailie Dannels

High Jump

5th Nicci Kassen 4’ 8”
7th Erin Jensik 4’ 6”

Girls Triple Jump

5th Sarah Maze 31’ 6”

Shot Put

4th Shayla Christensen 33’ 10.5”

Ebooks Coming to Sheridan Library

Sheridan County Fulmer Public LIbrary (Sheridan Media file photo)

Sheridan Fulmer Public Library along with the 23 county libraries in Wyoming have been working to sign a deal to provide ebooks to patrons, and that service should be available in the next week or so.

Area Salvation Army Christmas Donations Up

Nationwide Salvation Army red kettle donations during the Christmas season hit record numbers this year, totaling $147 million. That trend reached Sheridan this holiday season, according to Salvation Army Captain David Leonard.