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October 2nd, 2011

Jo Co Officials Attend Meetings in Jackson

Johnson County Commissioner Smokey Wildeman

Johnson County's Commissioners and a number of other elected officials were in Jackson September 20-22 for meetings with the Wyoming County Commissioners' Association (WCCA) and the Wyoming Association of County Officers (WACO).

Gatchell, BLM Team For Educational Program

Jennifer Romanoski, Educator at the Jim Gatchell Museum

The Jim Gatchell Memorial Museum and the Bureau of Land Management's Buffalo Office have teamed to bring a natural history educational program to the kids in Buffalo.

Vacutech Officials Remain Optimistic Despite Being Behind Schedule

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The Vacutech building in north Sheridan is nearly complete.

The 40,000 square foot Vacutech Building being constructed in the Hi-Tech Business Park in north Sheridan is several months behind schedule due to the wet spring we experienced earlier this year.

Sheridan City Council to Consider Bid for Clear Well Project

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Sheridan City Council to Consider Bid Aware for Clear Well Project

The Sheridan City Council has an unusually light agenda for their first meeting of October tonight as there are only a handful of items up for consideration.

Pumpkin Pickin' Time

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Three year-old Mavrick Sandborn from Gillette totes his pumpkin from the Koltiska Pumpkin Patch.

It was an Indian Summer kind of weekend that brought in the month of October. October brings reminders of Halloween and no Halloween is complete without a pumpkin. Where else to get your pumpkin than a trip out to the Koltiska “Pumpkin Patch,” east of Sheridan.

Bike-tober Fest

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Ninety degree temperatures would make anyone thirsty, but riding thirteen miles on a bike in those temps, well...some said it was the bike ride from hell. But it was all done in fun and to introduce folks to the Sheridan Community Land Trust's plan for a new bike trail in Sheridan.

The Blessing of the Animals

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Father Jim from Holy Name blesses the community animals.

Sunday, on the front steps of Holy Name Catholic Church, close to fifty pet owners gathered as Father Jim Heiser blessed the animals. On October 4th, Catholics celebrate the Feast of St. Francis of Assisi and Father Jim explains.

Cheering for Sheridan B4 Sheridan Cheered for Her (updated)

What does Lady Bronc Hailey Ligocki do the night before the biggest tennis match of her career? Root for the Bronc Football team and perhaps #22 Gabe Dahmke in their victory over Gillette on Friday night. Then on Saturday it was all business for Hailey as she took center stage and took on Natrona's Jayde Parmely for the Wyoming State Tennis Championship in girls #2 Singles.

Rachel's Challenge Monday Night at BHS

Monday, October 3rd at Buffalo High School there will be a program for both students and adults called Rachel's Challenge.

October 1st

Governor Feels Wyoming Should Show Leadership on Energy Planning

Governor Matt Mead and his staff have just begun work on a state energy policy, with the hopes of having a document in place by early 2012.