Archive - May 2012 - News

May 28th

Lake DeSmet Fishing Derby Wet But Successful

Those attending the 29th annual Buffalo Lion's Club Lake DeSmet Fishing Derby this past Memorial Day Weekend dealt with some nasty weather during the derby, but had some success and some fun, according to Lions Club Chairman Keith Neustel, who recapped the weekend Monday afternoon.

Honoring Our Fallen Soldiers

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Isabella Brutlag, age 2, flag in hand at the Memorial Day Parade in Sheridan.

Blustery winds couldn't keep the crowd away at Sheridan's Memorial Day Parade. Beginning at Dow and finishing up at the Courthouse, over 200 people showed up to pay honor and remember our fallen soldiers.

May 27th

Antelope Butte Ski Area May Get Another Life

The Antelope Butte Foundation has taken another huge step toward reopening the Antelope Butte Ski Area. Mark Weitz, president of the foundation's board, said it was a long process.

BLM Denies Luca Tech Land Use For Methane Production

(AP) - Federal land managers have rejected an application by a Colorado company to use bacteria to produce methane from northeast Wyoming coal beds.

City Planners Consult Community

Last week, Sheridan Citizens were provided an opportunity to learn about upcoming developments and experess their opinions on the East 5th Street Corridor Plan.

Wyoming Recognizes Gold Star Families On License Plates

Families of service members who died while serving in the military may be eligible to have a gold star on their Wyoming license plates.

City Will Move To Clean Up Abandoned Property

Buffalo City Building Inspector Toby Rhoades

City Building Inspector Toby Rhoades brought a problem with what appears to be an abandoned property to the attention of the city council at their last meeting.

May 26th

A Full Day of Graduations

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A Full Day of Graduations

Fort Mackenzie High School held their graduation ceremony Saturday, and today Sheridan, Big Horn and Tongue River High Schools will all be graduating their seniors with diploma in hand.

Buffalo Council Appoints Dyess As WAM Delegate

At their last meeting, the Buffalo City Council appointed and approved Mayor Randy Dyess as the voting delegate for the Wyoming Association of Municipalities, or WAM, Annual meetings which will be in Laramie next month.

Police Step Up Security At Kendrick Park

With the summer season coming into full swing, the Sheridan Police Department has become more aware of delinquent activity at Kendrick Park and increased patrols through the area.