Archive - Sep 2012 - News

September 11th

It's In With The New At SCSD#2

Sheridan County School District #2's board of trustees met for the first times since the beginning of the school year, and thanks to their advance preparation, the school year has kicked off with textbook precision.

JCSD1 Board Gets Latest Student Enrollment Numbers

At their meeting Monday night, the Johnson County School District One board of Trustees heard the latest enrollment numbers from the district's schools.

Johnson County Planner Gives Updates On Subdivisions

Johnson County Planner Rob Yingling

At last week's County Commissioner's meeting, County Planner Rob Yingling gave a report to the commission on the status of various subdivisions and a brief view of upcoming public meetings on zoning regulations.

Buffalo City Attorney Report: Easements, Class Request

At last week's Buffalo City Council meeting, City Attorney Ben Kirven gave his report, touching on a number of subjects including easement changes and classes he would like to attend.

September 10th

City Hosts Air Service Roundtable Discussion

Forward Sheridan Executive Director Jay Stender

The City of Sheridan hosted a roundtable discussion Monday where Forward Sheridan gave an update on the possible formation of an air service task force. Forward Sheridan Executive Director Jay Stender.

Sneak Peek of Ucross Exhibit is Next Week

(Photo by Adam Jahiel, courtesy of the Ucross Foundation)
(Photo by Adam Jahiel, courtesy of the Ucross Foundation)

The newest exhibit at the Ucross Foundation Art Gallery won't open until the first week of October, however, people will be able to get a sneak peek of the exhibit Tuesday, September 18th at the Sagebrush Community Art Center in Sheridan.

Fire at Kalif Shrine in Sheridan Under Investigation

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Shortly before 4:30 am Monday morning, Sheridan Fire-Rescue responded to a report of smoke coming from the Kalif Shrine at 145 West Loucks in Sheridan.

Power Outage In Buffalo Caused By Equipment Failure

*Updated*
A power outage in Buffalo yesterday left 317 customers of Rocky Mountain Power without electricity, and crews completed repairs by late afternoon.

The outage occurred at 12:31 Monday and crews worked on the problem throughout the afternoon before getting power restored.

Wyoming National Guard Unit to Help Fight Casper Mountain Fire

Two Wyoming Army National Guard UH-60 Blackhawk helicopters, equipped with 600-gallon water buckets, were activated to fight the fires on Casper Mountain.

Wildlife Flee Gilead Fire

The wildlife of the Big Horn National Forest are among the most affected by the Gilead wildfire, which has been growing since it was started by lightning last month.