Archive - May 2012 - News

May 9th

Black Tooth Wheat Beer Judged World's Best

Sheridanites looking for credentialed, world-class beer don't even have to leave town.

Health Dept.: Whooping Cough May Come Our Way

The Wyoming Department of Public Health issued a media release to advise the public that Pertussis, commonly known as Whooping Cough, may try to make its way around the state.

Buffalo Council OK's Resolutions On Schedules, Capitalization

At their last meeting the Buffalo City Council approved two Resolutions, one concerning employee scheduling and the other on capitalization.

BDA Receives Main Street Association Award

L-R: Bob Zimmershied, Dave Spencer, Nick Thom, Marie Verger, Bill Hawley, Kitty Merrill, Travis Lawrence, Becky Spencer, Bonnie Schlesselman.

The Buffalo Downtown Association (BDA) was recently named the “Wyoming Main Street Affiliate Community Of The Year,” and will be officially given the recognition at the Preserving Wyoming Conference in Pinedale May 18th and 19th.

Patton Puts Emphasis On Education

Sheridan County state legislator John Patton gave a history lesson about the writing of the Constitution to the Republican Women's Club Monday afternoon.

May 8th

Enzi Addresses Senate Regarding Student Loans

Mike Enzi addressed the Senate Monday regarding a democrat-proposed plan to reduce student loan interest rates by increasing small business taxes.

City Council Approves Land Agreement

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City Council Approves Land Agreement

The Sheridan City Council Monday night gave their approval to have Mayor Dave Kinskey sign an agreement with Neltje authorizing the gift of five acres of land in the Wrench Ranch Hills Subdivision.

Four Sheridan Residents Arrested for Alleged Meth Distribution Ring

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Four Sheridan Residents Arrested for Alleged Meth Distribution Ring

A news release issued by the Wyoming Division of Criminal Investigation states that four individuals were arrested in Sheridan over the weekend on drug distribution charges. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter has more.

New Councilor Officially Sworn In

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Kristin Kelly, left, is sworn in by Judge Jon Botten as the man she's replacing, John Bigelow looks on.

Last week the Sheridan City Council appointed Kristin Kelly to fill the Ward Two seat left vacant by Councilman John Bigelow's resignation at the end of March. Monday night Kelly was officially sworn into her new position.

Buffalo Council Approves 2012-16 Capital Improvements Plan

The Buffalo City Council, at their last meeting, approved and accepted the 2012-2016 Capital Improvements Plan, after discussing projects and rankings from each city department.