Archive - Jun 2012 - News

June 8th

Buffalo Council OKs Cemetery Road Path As Complete

Buffalo's Cemetery Road Pathway project was signed off as “substantially complete” by the city council at their meeting Tuesday.

Sheridan's Economy Ranked 5th Strongest In Nation

Sheridan was ranked as the fourth strongest micropolitan economy in a 2012 economic ranking.

The Lifehouse Rehab Program Moves Into Permanent Home

Grass seeds surround the The Lighthouse's new facility. Residents moved in this week. (Photo by Tracee Davis)

Volunteers of America have moved The Lifehouse rehabilitation program into a building all it's own.

June 7th

Mayoral Candidate Feels Outsourcing is an Issue for the City

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Mayoral Candidate Feels Outsourcing is an Issue for the City

Sheridan City Councilor and Mayoral Candidate Steve Brantz issued a news release stating that he feels the City has taken a step backwards in the decision to outsource utility bills to an out of state company.

Both Wyo Senators Reject Fair Pay Act

The Fair Pay Act was up for vote Tuesday in the U.S. Senate, and though Wyoming has the largest gender pay gap in the nation, both senators, Mike Enzi and John Barrasso, voted “Nay.”

Air Service Meeting in Sheridan

Air Service Meeting in Sheridan

The public meeting room at the Sheridan County Courthouse was the site Wednesday for an air service meeting for Sheridan and the surrounding communities. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter was there.

Local Cub Scout Pack to Adopt Kleenburn Recreation Area

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Local Cub Scout Pack to Adopt Kleenburn Recreation Area

The Bear Den of Cub Scout Pack 385 will be adopting the Kleenburn Recreation area later this year for their conservation requirements, which are a part of their advancement through the scouting program.

Strongmen Competitors Looking for Volunteer, Sponsor

The first ever Cowboy State Strongman Classic is coming to Sheridan next month.

Johnson, Campbell Counties Agree To Juvenile Detention

Johnson County's Commissioners agreed to a contract with Campbell County to provide juvenile housing and detention services for Johnson County juvenile offenders.

Low Cost Rabies Vaccination In Full Swing At Kendrick Park

Dr. Karen Serres vaccinates a wiggly Jack Russell Terrier at the Kenrick Park band shell. Veterinarians will be at the park from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. through Saturday to immunize cats and dogs. (Photo by Tracee Davis)
Volunteers register pets for low-cost rabies vaccinations at the Kendrick Park band shell. Veterinarians will be at the park from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. through Saturday. (Photo by Tracee Davis)

The Cat and Dog Shelter's annual Rabies vaccination event is in full swing this week at the Kendrick Park band shell. Cats and dogs have trickled in for low-cost rabies vaccines since Tuesday, and volunteers and veterinarians will be on hand from 8 a.m. until 1 p.m.