January 13th, 2014

County Extends Deadline For Board Applications

After discussions at their last meeting, the Johnson County Commissioners chose to extend the application deadline for the various boards seeking members.

Johnson County's New Year Baby Born Jan 2

The First baby born in Johnson County in 2014 arrived on January 2nd, and was born at the Johnson County Healthcare Center.

Buffalo Council Tackles Liquor License Issues

Two separate retail liquor licenses were discussed and the requests to the city approved by the city council at their last meeting.

2014 Sheridan Elks Lodge #520 Hoop Shoot

8 - 9 Girls: 1st -- Kailey Koval, Big Horn, 11/25
2nd -- Tess Rule, Buffalo, 8/25

8 - 9 Boys: 1st -- Camden Kilbride, Tongue River, 19/25
2nd -- Cael Hamrick, Meadowlark, 16/25

10 - 11 Girls: 1st -- Callie Rafferty, Highland Park, 10/25
2nd -- Addy Bolton, Meadowlark, 9/25 2/5
(Bolton won shoot-off with Mollie Morris, 9/25 1/5)

10 - 11 Boys: 1st -- Robert Morton, Big Horn, 20/25
2nd -- Sam Lecholat, Highland Park, 19/25

Week in Review

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It's time once again to take a look at some of the top stories from this past week with our Sheridan Media Week in Review.

Monday's Sheridan City Council meeting ended with a bit of a surprise, as Ward 3 Councilman Levi Dominguez announced his resignation from the council.

EPA Releases Latest Wyoming Haze Reduction Plan

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CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has released its final version of a plan to reduce atmospheric haze by cutting emissions from coal-fired power plants in Wyoming.

January 11th

Bureau Seeks Public Comment on Sheridan County Land Sale

The Buffalo Field Office of the Bureau of Land Management is requesting comments on a proposed non-competitive sale of public lands in Sheridan County.

County School District 2 Meets Monday

The school trustees for Sheridan County School District 2 will hear reports on the district's capital construction projects and the e-Textbook pilot project next week, at their first meeting of 2014.

New Extension Educator Starts This Week

New Extension Educator Chance Marshall says his main goal will be to build relationships with producers and ranchers in his service area so he can help them make their operations more profitable.

Park Officials Close Sylvan Pass

On Friday, the only way to go in and out of Yellowstone National Park from the east entrance had been closed because of the danger of avalanches.