Archive - Aug 20, 2012 - News

Lease Agreement for Grinder Approved

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City of Sheridan Utilities Director Dan Roberts

City of Sheridan Utilities Director Dan Roberts presented the Sheridan City Council with a 7-year lease agreement with Peterson Pacific Corp. to lease a lateral grinder for use at the City Landfill.

Sheridan Mayor Candidates on Parks and Recreation

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The two candidates for mayor of Sheridan appeared together with Public Pulse host, Kim Love, on Newstalk 930, KROE, to talk about community issues for the second time since the start of the election season.

Congresswoman on Why Ryan Was The Best Choice

It's been a little over a week now since Republican Presidential Candidate Mitt Romney announced that Wisconsin Representative Paul Ryan would be his Vice Presidential running mate.

Johnson County Commissioners To Meet Wednesday

Due to Tuesday's Primary Election in Wyoming, the Johnson County Commissioners will have their second meeting of August on Wednesday instead of Tuesday.

Buffalo Council To Have Third Reading On Alley Vacation

Buffalo's City Council will have their final meeting for August on Tuesday and will work through a light Agenda.

The city will have the third and final reading on Ordinance No. 1358, which will partially vacate an alley in the Hamilton Addition to the city.

Plant Accident Fatality Identified

*UPDATE* Aug 21, 10:50 a.m.
The Sheridan Police Department has confirmed Brett Collins, age 20, was killed yesterday at the Big Goose Water Treatment Plant. Collins was a member of the COP Construction crew building the new Clearwell site. A media release from the police department indicates Collins was struck in the head with the bucket of a track hoe.

Johnson County Voters Go To Polls In Tuesday's Primary

During Tuesday's Primary Election, Johnson County voters will be casting votes not only for state and Federal candidates but for city and county positions as well.

Chamber of Commerce Plans Mob On Downtown Businesses

If you spend any time trolling videos on the Internet, you might have come across a social phenomenon called “flash mobs.” Basically, a flash mob is when a group of people agree to meet in a public place and simultaneously do something interesting, like dance, hold completely still, or keep asking

Police Arrest 3 For Suspected Drive-By BB Shooting, Drugs

The Sheridan Police Department arrested three young males last night for allegedly shooting a BB gun from a moving vehicle as it drove through the streets of town. No people were reported injured, but multiple reports of damaged vehicles are property are still being collected.

Good Neighbor Rescues Dog From House Fire

(photo courtesy of Sheridan Fire Rescue)
(photo courtesy of Sheridan Fire Rescue)

Sheridan Media first reported a residential fire on North Broadway Street Saturday night. New details have come to light that expose the heroic actions of an unnamed neighbor.