Archive - Jul 2012 - News

July 26th

Crazy Days/Nights This Weekend In Buffalo

The annual Crazy Days/Crazy Nights celebration will be this Friday and Saturday in Buffalo.

Angela Jarvis, Director of the Buffalo Chamber of Commerce, tells us how Crazy Days began and how it has grown into this weekend's events.

Heat Stresses Fish, Too

These fish were caught earlier this year in the Big Horn Mountains. Today, fish are stressed by warm, low waters. (Photo by Justin Davis)

The dog days of summer are taking their toll on everyone and everything, to include the fish in our streams. Warm weather means less oxygen in the water, which equates to slower moving, more vulnerable fish.

July 25th

Cloud Peak Strikes A Deal For Crow Coal

A Wyoming mining company has reached a tentative deal to mine an estimated 1.4 billion tons of coal on southeastern Montana's Crow Indian Reservation.

Enzi, Barasso Vote Against Middle Class Tax Cuts

Wyoming Senators Mike Enzi and John Barrasso both opposed the bill sponsored by Senate Democrats to extend tax cuts for all but the highest-earning Americans.

On the Foundation Fundraiser is Tonight

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On the Foundation Fundraiser is Tonight

Habitat for Humanity of the Eastern Bighorns is having a fundraiser tonight that is certainly unique in its own right. Habitat Executive Director Matt Davis explains their “On the Foundation” event.

A Look Back, and a Look Forward

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Sheridan Mayor Dave Kinskey at a media conference Tuesday at City Hall.

Sheridan Mayor Dave Kinskey held a media conference Tuesday that began with the Mayor taking a look back at some of the City's achievements during his first two terms and a look forward at some of the City's goals in the future if he were to be re-elected.

SEEDA Moves Closer to Targeted Industries Study

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City of Sheridan Planning Director and SAWS Administrator Robert Briggs

The Sheridan Economic and Educational Development Authority took a step closer to their goal of having a target industries and career technical education and training study done for the Sheridan area. The Joint Powers Board Tuesday approved to move forward with a request for qualifications.

Bids Received on Conventional Treatment Plant Upgrades

Officials with the City of Sheridan and the Sheridan Area Water Supply system received three bids Tuesday on the government mandated treatment plant upgrades to both the Big Goose Water Treatment Plant, and the Sheridan Water Treatment Plant.

Buffalo Council Waives Fee, Makes Proclamation

Buffalo Mayor Randy Dyess

At last week's meeting, the Buffalo City Council waived the building permit fees for Johnson County Fire District One's new storage building on their site off of North Bypass Road.

Health Fair Blood Draw Appointment Lines Open

Sheridan Memorial Hospital's annual health fair is set to kick off August 13-18, and the appointment line is officially open as of today.