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November 22nd, 2013

What are your spending plans for the upcoming holiday season?

The Bank of Sheridan
Spend more
8% (48 votes)
Spend the same
23% (138 votes)
Spend less
64% (383 votes)
Undecided
4% (25 votes)
Total votes: 594

Commissioners Give Floodplain Plan Update

The floodplain management plan for Sheridan County, that must be in place by January, has undergone a few changes recently, and become confusing to some.

So, News Director Leslie Stratmoen discussed the plan in detail this week, with two of the commissioners, in hopes of gaining a better understanding.

Here's the report.

Friends Auction May Hit Million Mark

The Friends of Sheridan County Public Library may have reached their goal of raising over $1 million with their auction earlier this month.

Dayton Tables Weapons Ordinance

The town council in Dayton tabled a discussion of an ordinance prohibiting discharge of weapons in city limits until a full council can be convened.

November 21st

Survey: Binge Drinking Declines at State University

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Surveys by the National College Health Assessment show a decline in the percentage of University of Wyoming students who binge-drink.

The rate of binge-drinking over a two-week survey sample declined to 43 percent in 2011 from 46 percent in 2001.

Farm Bureau Sets Next Year Policy

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The Wyoming Farm Bureau Federation has adopted policies for the coming year on various issues, including livestock trespass, taxes, wildlife damages and support of the coal industry.

The organization adopted the policies during its annual meeting this month in Laramie.

Looking ahead to another busy wekeend on the local sports scene

BRONC / LADY BRONC BASKETBALL - The regular season of basketball for the Broncs and Lady Broncs will be Friday, December 6th

Today we hear more from Broncs Head coach Gale Smith says they have three important areas of emphasis they are pushing as the prepare for the home opener.

The Broncs and Lady Broncs play Green River on December 6th at 5:45 and 7:30 both games will be broadcast live on KWYO and 87.7 FM.

The Sheridan college basketball teams play on the road this weekend at separate tournaments in Idaho.

Moving Expenses Approved For New Buffalo Planner

Buffalo City Attorney Ben Kirven spoke to the city council at their meeting this week to ask for approval to sign and send an agreement for the city to pay for moving expenses for the new city planner.

Avalanche Class Saturday in Buffalo

Sheridan College in Johnson County will offer an avalanche awareness course this Saturday, Novemeber 23 from 9am to 3pm.

The free class will be taught by Carl Schiner, Level One Avalanche Instructor and National Ski Patrol member.

County Discusses Airport Water Line

Johnson County's Commissioners, at this week's meeting, discussed the proposed airport water line project with Jim Martin at WWC Engineering, going over preliminary costs and requirements if the county chooses to approve the project.