Archive - Aug 14, 2012 - News

NMA Holds Open House on Economic Development Initiative

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The Historic Sheridan Inn was the site Monday night of a public open house hosted by the North Main Association and the Leland Consulting Group out of Portland, Oregon regarding NMA's economic development initiative.

Suspect Now in Custody

(Photo by Sarah Richter)
(Photo by Sarah Richter)

UPDATE: 3:40PM

The name of the male individual who barricaded himself in a room at the Apple Tree Inn on Coffeen Avenue in Sheridan has been released. 61-year-old J. Tuck has been transported to the Sheridan V.A. for an evaluation and is presumed to be homeless. Sheridan Police Captain Scott Chandler said that pending charges against Tuck could include Property Destruction and Resisting Arrest.

Council Candidate Series: Part One

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Council Candidate Series: Part One

Today we begin a three part series that will take a look at each of the candidates for Sheridan City Council Ward One, which is the only contested race for the three open seats on the City Council.

Meet the Candidates Tonight in Dayton

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Dayton residents will get a chance to meet the four candidates for Town Council this evening at the Tongue River Valley Community Center in Dayton. TRVCC Executive Director Erin Kilbride.

Sheridan P.D. to Get New Roof

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Sheridan P.D. to Get New Roof

The roof at the Sheridan Police Department has been a source of problems for a number of years now. Some of those problems will be lessened after the City awarded a contract to Loden Construction of Buffalo for the installation of a new membrane for the roof that will keep it from leaking.

CDC, Hub Int. Need Votes To Win Funding

Sheridan's Child Development Center has been awarded $2000, thanks to Hub International Mountain States, and with the community's voting power, that amount could more than triple.

Johnson County Purchases Property Near Fairgrounds

The Johnson County Commissioners, at last week's meeting, voted to purchase a property surrounded by county-owned lands at the fairgrounds.

Sheridan State Senator Recieves Distinguished Fahrenkamp Award

State legislator, John Schiffer, received the Bettye Fahrenkamp Award for Distinguished Legislative Leadership from the Council of State Governments—West.

Rope For Knowledge Sunday At Johnson County Fairgrounds

The Fourth Annual Rope For Knowledge Scholarship Roping to benefit college students from Johnson County will be this Sunday, August 19 beginning at 9am at the Johnson County Fairgrounds in Buffalo.