Archive - Aug 16, 2012 - News

County Attorney, Jo Co Commissioners Spar In Letters

A letter drafted Wednesday by Johnson County Attorney Ken DeCock's office addressed to the county commissioners and sent to media representatives in Northeast Wyoming has sparked a response from the commissioners themselves.

Modest Enrollment Increase at NWCCD

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During the President's report at Wednesday nights Northern Wyoming Community College District meeting, Sheridan College President Dr. Paul Young stated that the district is seeing a modest enrollment increase for the fall semester.

SC Parking Lot and Faculty Wing to Open Soon

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Despite a minor setback, construction on the new Edward A. Whitney Academic Center at Sheridan College continues to move along nicely.

Congresswoman Lummis Talks Farm Bill

When the United States Congress adjourned for their five-week summer recess earlier this month, they did so without passing a new farm bill.

Council Candidate Series: Anthony Fairbanks

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We conclude our series today on the three candidates vying for the Sheridan City Council ward one seat with a look at the third and final candidate; Anthony Fairbanks. Fairbanks works in Sheridan as a probation officer and moved to Sheridan in 2008.

Johnson County Approves Grant App, MOU, Other Requests

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At their meeting last week the Johnson County Commissioners approved a number of requests ranging from grant application approvals to a Memorandum Of Understanding.

Commissioner Candidates Discuss North Main Initiative

The three candidates for Sheridan County Commissioner gave their unique perspectives regarding the North Main development strategy.

Tom Ringley recognized its' a big job with a lot of potential.

Bestselling Author Returns to Sheridan Saturday

New York Times bestselling author, Jay Asher, will be at the Sheridan County Fulmer Public Library Saturday to promote his new book, “The Future of Us,” which he co-wrote with Carolyn Mackler.

Buffalo Council Updated On City Works Projects

At their meeting last week the Buffalo City Council got an update on projects and approved the purchase of a piece of equipment for the Public Works Department.

Public Works Director Les Hook began by asking for approval to accept a bid on a sweeping unit to be used on a skid steer.

JCHC Signs PPO Agreement With United Healthcare

At their last meeting July 25, the Johnson County Healthcare Center Board of Trustees heard an update on PPO agreements from Hospital Administrator Sandy Ward.