Archive - Jul 2011 - News

July 19th

Buffalo Swim Club Triathlon Dubbed Success

The first of what now looks to be an annual event, the Buffalo Swim Club's Triathlon, took place Saturday and organizer Tim Cahhal called it a great success.

Jo Co Commission Approves Budget...Finally

Johnson County Commission

The Johnson County Commissioners approved their budget at their scheduled meeting on Monday, but not before some numbers crunching from the assessor's office and the clerk's office.

July 18th

Sheridan City Council Votes on EMS Contract

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Local Firefighters Union President George Neeson

The Sheridan City Council considered a contract for EMS Monday night. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter was there for the meeting that lasted just shy of five hours.

21-Year-Old Buffalo Man Dies in One Vehicle Rollover

21-Year-Old Buffalo Man Dies in One Vehicle Rollover

A news release issued by the Wyoming Highway Patrol states that 21-year-old Buffalo resident Dalli Johnson died in a one-vehicle rollover late Sunday night six miles east of Buffalo in Johnson County.

SAWS Approves Budget and Rate Increase

SAWS Administrator and Sheridan County Public Works Director Rod Liesinger

The Sheridan Area Water Supply Joint Powers Board approved a $1.9 million budget at a special meeting Monday morning.

Sheridan City Council to Consider Contract for EMS Tonight

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Two weeks ago nearly 200 people showed up at the Sheridan City Council meeting to show their support for Sheridan Fire-Rescue.

Poll Question: Should tax increases and spending cuts both be part of a federal budget agreement?

There has been plenty of talk nationwide about the senate passing a new budget, and whether or not the national debt ceiling will be raised. Some propose tax increases and some propose less spending as a part of that budget.

Planner: Jo Co Needs BOE for Zoning Issues

Johnson County Planner Rob Yingling, at the last commissioner's meeting, told the commissioners there needs to be a County Board of Equalization established before zoning is adopted in the county.

Budget Tops To-Do List For Jo Co Commission

Johnson County Commission

The Johnson County Commissioners will have their second meeting of July on Monday instead of the traditional Tuesday, and the top priority will be adopting the Appropriations Bill, or the yearly budget for fiscal year 2011-2012.

Buffalo Chamber Visitor's Center Officially Opens

Buffalo's Chamber of Commerce hosted an Open House to officially open their new Visitor's Center last Thursday.