Archive - 2012 - News

January 17th

Lummis to Sponsor Bill Fighting Sections of NDAA

Rep. Cynthia Lummis (R-Wyo)

President Barack Obama signed the 2012 National Defense Authorization Act on New Year's Eve, and sections of this year's defense funding bill has some up in arms.

Buffalo Chamber's Winter Gathering January 29

Angela Jarvis

The Buffalo Chamber of Commerce's annual Winter Gathering fundraiser is next weekend, and those attending will get the red carpet treatment. Literally.

New Sign Ordinance Now In Effect For Buffalo

Zach Montgomery

A new signage Ordinance, adopted last fall by the Buffalo City Council, has now taken effect, and the city's Planner and Building Inspector wanted to get the word out to the public.

Jo Co's First 2012 Baby Born at Home to Surprised Mom

Johnson County's first baby of 2012, Ricky Emil Nelson, Jr. Photo courtesy of Carol Jennings.

A Buffalo woman gave birth to a son, the first baby born in Johnson County in 2012, on Sunday, January 8th. That could be the story itself, but in an interesting twist, the mother had no idea she was expecting.

January 16th

House Party Bust: 21 MIPs, 3 Arrests

Police issued 21 MIPs and arrested three after they broke up a party on the 300 block of Broadway Avenue early Saturday morning.

New Year: Reducing Your Workload

It may be a couple weeks past the New Year, but it's not too late to talk about resolutions, says Jason Womack, a workplace performance expert. He has some tips for reducing your workload in 2012.

Sheridan City Council to Receive Financial Update

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City of Sheridan Treasurer Jennifer Reed will update the City Council on the financial picture tonight.

The Sheridan City Council may receive some bad news at their regularly scheduled meeting this evening as they will receive an update from the treasurer on how the City is doing half way through the fiscal year. Sheridan Mayor Dave Kinskey.

Riparian Workshops Set for Wednesday

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Riparian Workshops Set for Wednesday

Sheridan County will be hosting two interactive workshops this Wednesday regarding their riparian area management plan. The workshops are a follow up to the initial interactive workshop held this past September.

Buffalo Police Chief Carder: Compliance Checks 'Went Well'

Buffalo Police Chief Jason Carder

Buffalo's alcohol retailers did a very good job not selling to minors in the last round of compliance checks, according to Buffalo Police Chief Jason Carder, who gave the results to the Buffalo City Council at their last meeting.

Mayor's Appointments Approved By Buffalo Council

Buffalo Mayor Randy Dyess

During the last city council meeting January 3rd, Justin Gerard and Jason Carder were sworn into their new offices as city councilman and police chief, respectively.
There were a number of other appointments approved by the city council as well during the meeting.