Archive - Jul 2011 - News

July 6th

City of Buffalo Awards Brock Street Sidewalk Project

Buffalo City Planner Zach Montgomery

The Buffalo City Council, at their regular meeting Tuesday, awarded the Brock Street/Safe Routes to School Sidewalk Project to a Deaver company with the lowest bid.

Music Festival Kids' Camp Starts Wednesday in Buffalo

The Big Horn Mountain Festival will begin Friday and run through Sunday, but the actual kickoff to the event is the Bluegrass Camp For Kids, which starts Wednesday and goes through Friday.

Buffalo Gets Results From Sports Complex Survey

After information was compiled from the sports complex survey in last week's Buffalo Bulletin and the survey from the Buffalo Chamber of Commerce's website, results were in favor of the complex by more than a two-to-one margin.

Jo Co Moves Ahead With Judicial Center

Johnson County Commission

The Johnson County Commissioners, at their meeting Tuesday, approved moving forward with the new judicial center complex, after hearing final cost estimates and getting a GMP, or Guaranteed Maximum Price from the contractor, Groathouse Construction.

July 5th

They Came to Show Their Support

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Members of the Sheridan City Council discuss ambulance service at their meeting Tuesday night.

Nearly two-hundred people showed up at Sheridan City Hall Tuesday night to show and voice their support of the firefighters with Sheridan Fire-Rescue. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter was at the City Council meeting and has the story.

Sheridan City Council Hears Update on Layoff Situation

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Layoffs were addressed at Tuesday night's Sheridan City Council meeting.

City of Sheridan Human Resources Director Heather Doke presented the City Council Tuesday night with an update on this year's employee layoffs. Doke spoke of the voluntary buyouts that were offered for a second year in a row.

4th of July at the Equestrian Center

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Another community 4th of July celebration got off with a 'bang' Monday as thousands gathered at the Equestrian Center for one of the greatest fireworks displays in the area. The fireworks dovetailed with a musical simulcast on Sheridan's rock station Z94.

Commissioners Approve Large Rezone Northwest of Dayton

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County Commissioners approved the Dayton Northwest Lands rezone Tuesday.

Part of the Sheridan County Comprehensive Plan that was adopted in 2008 called for a large rezone of land Northwest of the Town of Dayton.

Domestic Dispute Ends in Fatality

A media release from Detective Lt. Chris Dahmke at the Sheridan Police Department indicates that at approximately 7:55 p.m. on Monday, July 4th after responding to a domestic disturbance on the 100 block of west Nebraska Street, a 23-year-old male was shot by police after an altercation.

Sheridan City Council to Address EMS and Goose Creek Tonight

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Department heads from the City of Sheridan discuss ambulance service.

The Sheridan City Council will meet for their first meeting of July this evening. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter has a preview of what's on tap.