Archive - Nov 2012 - News

November 9th

Friends of the Library Auction Saturday

The Friends of the Library are hosting their annual silent and live auction fundraiser Saturday night at Sheridan Fulmer Public Library. Executive director, Cameron Duff, said everyone is welcome to purchase tickets at the door.

Senators: Thin Forests Prevent Wildfires

Senators from Colorado, Wyoming and South Dakota are encouraging federal officials to use the timber industry to help thin forests prone to wildfires, like ones that raged across their states this summer.

November 9th

Buffalo Council Approves Fireworks For 'Light Up Buffalo'

At their meeting Tuesday the Buffalo City Council approved a request from the Buffalo Downtown Association to have a fireworks display downtown during their “Light Up Buffalo” celebration November 24th.

JCHC Board Discusses Current And Future Projects

The Johnson County Healthcare Center Board of Trustees rescheduled their October 31 meeting to November 7 due to a lack of a quorum.

Warranty Approved For Jo Co Justice Center Phone System

Johnson County's Commissioners approved the purchase of an extended warranty for the justice center's phone systems to protect the building's call center components.

Indoor Arena in the Works for Sheridan County Fair Association

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Facilities Director for the Sheridan County Fairgrounds, Melissa Albrecht, gives her director's report to at Thursday's meeting of the Sheridan County Fair Association. (Photo by Chris Foy)

At Thursday's meeting of the Sheridan County Fair Association's Board of Trustees, officials explained that an indoor arena is in the works.

First Blast of Winter is on Its Way

Much of northeast Wyoming will receive its first blast of winter as the National Weather Service in Billings has issued a winter weather advisory in effect for the area until early Sunday evening.

Swapping Gear Saturday

First ever gear swap at Sheridan College is this Saturday. (Photo by Ron Richter)

As we reported last month, the Sheridan College Outdoor Adventure Club will be hosting the first ever community gear swap this Saturday at Sheridan College.

Deer Collisions on the Rise

Deer collisions have been on the rise in Sheridan County as of late. (Photo Courtesy of the G&F)

The Sheridan Regional Office of the Wyoming Game and Fish Department has received a plethora of phone calls regarding deer collisions and injured deer in roadways. Game and Fish Information Specialist Warren Mischke.

Buffalo Mayor Proclaims Friday As Poppy Day In Buffalo

At their meeting Tuesday the Buffalo City Council Approved and Mayor Randy Dyess read a proclamation designating Frday, November 9th as “Poppy Day.”