Archive - May 15, 2012 - News

Prescribed Burn Sends Smoke High Above the Big Horns

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Prescribed Burn Sends Smoke High Above the Big Horns

A phone call to the Bighorn National Forest Office confirmed that a prescribed burn in the Woodrock area of the Bighorn National Forest is what caused the smoke plume above the Big Horn Mountains late Tuesday afternoon. The prescribed burn is expected to produce smoke over the next several days.

G&F Seeks Information in Poaching Case

Game and Fish Information Specialist Warren Mischke

The Wyoming Game and Fish is seeking information about a poaching incident that occurred late last week in Sheridan County. Game and Fish Information Specialist Warren Mischke.

Sheridan County Supports Lake DeSmet, G&F Negotiations

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Sheridan County Commissioner Bob Rolston

Lake DeSmet Counties Coalition Administrator Edith Johnson-LaMeres provided the Sheridan County Commissioners with an in depth update on Lake DeSmet Tuesday.

Design Plans for New North Main McDonald's Approved

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City of Sheridan Planning Director Robert Briggs

The City of Sheridan Planning Commission gave their approval to landscaping and building design plans for a new McDonald's at 2590 North Main Street in Sheridan. The new building will replace the current McDonald's at that location.

Land Trust Receives Grant From Montana Foundation

Land Trust Receives Grant From Montana Foundation

Last week we told you about the Sheridan Community Land Trust receiving a couple of grants that will allow them to expand recreation in Sheridan County.

City Council Receives Update on Capital Improvement Plan

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City of Sheridan Engineer Lane Thompson

The City of Sheridan Public Works Department went over their Capital Improvement Plan Monday during the City Council's latest budget work session. The City has $12 million budgeted for capital projects in the upcoming fiscal year.

Courtesy Boat Inspections This Friday in Sheridan

Sheridan Game Warden Teal Joseph

To help boaters in northeast Wyoming prepare for a safe watercraft season, the Wyoming Game and Fish Department in Sheridan will be offering free boat safety inspections this Friday. Game and Fish Information Specialist Warren Mischke.

Town & Country Garden Club's Plant Sale Saturday

The Town and Country Garden Club's annual plant sale will be this Saturday beginning at 9am at Crazy Woman Square in Buffalo.

Missy Anobile, outgoing President the garden club, tells us what can be purchased at the sale.

Sheridan's Sandhill Cranes In The Scientific Spotlight

A local instructor at Sheridan College is going to spend her summer vacation studying the Sandhill Cranes of Northeast Wyoming.

Buffalo Featured On Rural Development Report

A photo of the 2010 Johnson County Fair and Rodeo Parade in Buffalo adorns the cover of the Wyoming Rural Development Council's 2011 Annual Report.

Marie Verger, Executive Director of the Buffalo Downtown Association,