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March 7th

Change of Venue for Sheridan County Republican Convention

Change of Venue for Sheridan County Republican Convention

The Sheridan County Republican Party has announced that the venue for this weekend's 2012 County Convention has changed. Party Vice-Chair Jesus Rios explains where the new location of the convention will be.

Hearing Draws Discussion, Jo Co Commission Awards License

Johnson County Commissioners

A public hearing on a liquor license application held during the Johnson County Commissioner's meeting Tuesday drew discussions, concerns, and some anger over the county's recent award of a seperate license to another applicant.

Buffalo Council Approves Microbrewery License

At their meeting Tuesday night, the Buffalo City Council approved a request for a microbrewery license for Clear Creek Brewing Co, LLC.

March 6th

County Commissioners Address Dust Suppression

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County Commissioners Address Dust Suppression

Dust suppression was addressed a couple of different ways at Tuesday's Sheridan County Commissioners meeting. Commissioners authorized staff to submit a grant application for Congestion Mitigation and Air Quality Improvement funds through WYDOT.

Budget Sent to Mead, $7.5M for Community Colleges

The two chambers of the Wyoming Legislature reached a compromise Monday to fund the state for the next two years, eventually sending a $3.22 billion budget to Governor Matt Mead for his signature.

Plenty of Searches for SCSO, S&R

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Whether there have been more search and rescue operations this year or just more attention drawn to the issue in the news, the Sheridan County Sheriff's Office and Sheridan County Search and Rescue teams have been busy so far this year.

Council President Resigns

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Sheridan City Council President John Bigelow addresses the Counil with his wife Susan by his side at Monday night's City Council meeting.

During the course of the last two Sheridan City Council meetings, there have now been two pretty big announcements regarding a couple of the councilors.

Council Approves Contingency Fund Allocations

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Council Approves Contingency Fund Allocations

The Sheridan City Council Monday night allocated $75,000 toward economic development. The first allocation was for $25,000 to conduct a redundant power investigation within the Wrench Ranch Hills subdivision and the Hi-Tech Business Park in north Sheridan.

March is Disabilities Awareness Month

Clients with RENEW gather with City officials Monday, where Mayor Dave Kinskey proclaimed March as Disabilities Awareness Month. ( Photo Courtesy of Ace Young)

It has become customary for Sheridan Mayor Dave Kinskey to read a proclamation on the steps of City Hall declaring March as Disabilities Awareness Month, which is exactly what took place Monday.

BHS Drama Department's Spring Musical March 23 and 24

The BHS Drama Department rehearses their upcoming spring musical "Seven Brides For Seven Brothers."

This year's Buffalo High School play, a musical entitled “Seven Brides For Seven Brothers,” will be performed Friday, March 23 and Saturday, March 24 at the BHS Auditorium, beginning at 7pm both nights.