Archive - Oct 2012 - News

October 7th

Wyoming Treasurer Dies

Wyoming State Treasurer, Joe Meyer, passed away Friday. Wyoming governor, Matt Mead, has ordered all U.S. and Wyoming flags to be flown at half-mast until Oct. 21 in memory of Meyer's service to the state of Wyoming.

Coleman to be Sworn in Friday

The Wyoming Legislative Serivice Office has announced that the swearing-in ceremony for Representative-Elect for House District 30 Kathy Coleman will Monday, Oct. 15, at 10 am in the House Chambers of the Wyoming Capitol in Cheyenne.

SMH Backs Up EMR Cooling System

It's been seven weeks since Sheridan Memorial Hospital took the leap to transition to a new, paperless Electronic Medical Records system.

New Residential Building Codes Coming For Buffalo

Toby Rhoades

New 2012 residential building codes will be adopted by the city in the coming weeks, and that means contractors, and homeowners in some cases, will need to familiarize themselves with the new rules and regulations concerning upgrades to existing buildings, and those on new construction as well.

Buffalo's Zach Montgomery Has Book Published

Zach Montgomery is currently Buffalo's City Planner, but he recently became a published author for a book entitled “The Roswell Connection.”

Buffalo Council OKs ADA Ramp Easement Negotiation

At their last meeting, the Buffalo City Council approved City Attorney Ben Kirven to negotiate an easement agreement with a property owner for an Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) approved ramp near the new Cloud Peak School property.

Columbus Day Today

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Today is Columbus Day and for some, it means a three-day weekend. Declared a federal holiday in 1937, it is observed on the second Monday in October and is a celebration of Christopher Columbus's arrival to North America on October 12th, 1492.

This Week's Poll Question

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It's no news that this year is an election year and many considerate it one of the most important elections in many years. Voting gives us a voice in the process, an opportunity to be heard. A vote against something is just as important as a vote for it.

100 Years of 4-H

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This week is National 4-H Week and nine Sheridan County 4-H Clubs were out early Saturday morning in downtown Sheridan looking to decorate downtown business windows, all in support of 4-H.

4th Annual Lane Goldhammer Memorial Scholarship Fundraiser

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It doesn't happen very often in Big Horn, especially on a Sunday afternoon. Both sides of its main thoroughfare, Johnson Street, was packed with parked cars, plus the side streets as well.