Archive - Jun 2012 - News

June 26th

Bradford Brinton Memorial and Museum turns 51

The Bradford Brinton Memorial and Museum is celebrating its 51st birthday, and that means free public admission all day today. In addition to cake and ice cream to mark the occasion, there will also be a special event in the afternoon.

Sheridan County Needs New Planning/Zoning Commissioner

County Commissioners Chairman, Mike Nickel, appeared on Public Pulse last week on Newstalk 930, KROE, and announced there's still an opening for a Planning and Zoning Commissioner to advise the county commissioners regarding the physical development of the county.

June 25th

Mead Requests Disaster Declaration for Drought Conditions

Governor Matt Mead

Wyoming Governor Matt Mead has requested that U.S. Secretary of Agriculture, Tom Vilsack, issue an agricultural disaster declaration for all of Wyoming, with the exception of Teton County.

WHP Releases Info On Fatal Crash Near Buffalo

The Wyoming Highway Patrol has released information on a fatal crash that occurred Saturday on Interstate 90 in Johnson County near the Piney Creek interchange.

Wyoming Requests Waiver From U.S. Dept. of Education

Last week, the Wyoming Department of Education petitioned the U.S. Secretary of Education to waive nationally established educational requirements.

Lexie Madden Crowned Miss Wyoming

Lexie Madden, from Goshen County, was crowned as the next Miss Wyoming Saturday in Sheridan. Madden is the first candidate from Goshen County to win the statewide crown, and will travel on to the Miss America pageant.

Decker Coal Looks to Export to Asia

Last week we told you about how Decker Coal is looking to increase production for domestic sales and that they also have their sites set on getting into the export market to Asia.

Long Term Water Supply Meeting is This Week

Project Manager for EnTech Engineering Dave Engels.

This Wednesday in Sheridan there will be a public meeting on long term water supply that will be hosted by the Wyoming Water Development Commission and EnTech Engineering.

Buffalo Council Renews Contract With St. Francis Shelter

At last week's meeting, the Buffalo City Council approved a request from St. Francis Animal Shelter to renew their contract for services relating to animal control, housing and other services performed for the city, with a couple of minor changes they made to the agreement.

Buffalo's Community Garage Sale For Fun, Good Causes

The P.E.O. booth during the Community-Wide Garage Sale in Buffalo last weekend.

The annual Buffalo Community-Wide Garage Sale was this past Saturday, and many came out to find hidden gems, great deals and to help out a few worthy causes in the process.