Archive - Jun 2011 - News

June 20th

Buffalo Man Dies in Crash into Creek

A makeshift memorial stands near the site of the fatal crash in Buffalo.

A one-vehicle accident late Saturday night claimed the life of the driver, 21-year old Kristopher R. Graham of Buffalo. According to Buffalo Police Chief Mike Chapman, a call came in to the dispatch center about 11:17 pm of a vehicle upside down in Clear Creek in the vicinity of the Busy Bee Cafe in downtown Buffalo.

KROE Wins Station of the Year

Another great year for Sheridan Media at the Wyoming Association of Broadcasters Convention & Awards in Jackson.

The Wyoming Association of Broadcasters held their annual convention and awards banquet in Jackson over the weekend, and Sheridan Media fared well.

Sheridan College Working to Connect Ag Program with UW

Sheridan College already offers programs that connect with the University of Wyoming to make the transfer process easier when it comes to earning degrees higher than associates, and the community college is working to add more.

Chrome Cowgirls Ride into Sheridan for Charity

Twenty-two leather-clad women on Harleys made their way up through northern Wyoming, stopped in Story, and finally arrived Saturday afternoon at the Trails End Motel for the annual Chrome Cowgirls Charity Run.

Citizens Given Chance to Relay Questions to Representatives

Field Representatives for US Senators Mike Enzi, John Barrasso, and Congressman Cynthia Lummis will be at the YMCA Tuesday for Sheridan area residents wishing to voice their concerns and questions about the federal government in respect to Wyoming.

Council to Consider Rate Increases and Budget Resolution

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City Council to address the budget resolution this evening.

The Sheridan City Council will meet for their final regularly scheduled meeting of June this evening. Council will consider the budget resolution for fiscal year 2012 tonight.

2011 NEA Assembly in Chicago

Delegates cast their vote at the NEA-RA in New Orleans in 2010. (photo from NEA.org)

Over thirty delegates from the Wyoming Education Association will be joining thousands of other educators from around the country in Chicago for the 149th Annual National Education Association Representative Assembly.

Poll Question: SCC Covered Arena

Artist rendering of proposed Large Animal Science Facility at Sheridan College.

In late May, the Sheridan College Foundation invited potential financial supporters to a presentation introducing them to a proposed Animal Science Facility, also known as the "covered arena."

Jo Co Commissioners to Discuss Hiring Assistant

Johnson County Commissioner Smokey Wildeman

The Johnson County Commissioners, at their regular meeting this Tuesday, will discuss, and are expected to make a decision regarding the hiring of a new commissioner's assistant, according to Commission Chair Smokey Wildeman.

Buffalo Planner Explains BDA, VBC

Buffalo City Planner Zach Montgomery

The BDA (Buffalo Downtown Association) and the VBC (Vision Buffalo Commission) have both risen out of the ashes of the former BDA (Buffalo Development Association), and the process has been confusing to many.