Archive - 2012 - News

January 11th

Mountain Lion Euthanized In Gillette

Irah Leonetti, Gillette Game Warden

Authorities shot and killed a 2-year-old 100-pound female mountain lion in a residential area in north Gillette on Tuesday, according to a media release from the Wyoming Game and Fish.

G&F: Ice Fishing Reminders

G&F Information Specialist, Warren Mischke

With the unusually warm temperatures in northeast Wyoming during the past few weeks there are some things that anglers should remember when it comes to ice fishing, says the Game and Fish.

Error in Governor's Budget Could Affect Sheridan

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Sheridan Mayor Dave Kinskey

An error in Governor Matt Mead's proposed budget for the biennium could have a negative impact on the City of Sheridan.

Scoping Meeting Held on Sheridan Railroad Historic District Master Plan

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EnTech Engineer Dave Engels

A scoping meeting regarding the development of a master plan for the Sheridan Railroad Historic District was held Tuesday night at the Historic Sheridan Inn. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter was there and has more.

Meeting on Clear Creek School's Fate Draws Good Ideas

The first public meeting to discuss the fate of the Clear Creek School building was held Tuesday evening in Buffalo.

A special meeting to discuss the fate of the old Clear Creek School building drew about 40 citizens to hear options, give ideas and ask questions about the decommissioning of the building.

JCSD1: Cash Flow Problems Possible From Funding Model

JCSD1 Board of Trustees

Johnson County School District No. 1 has managed to keep their budget in good shape so far this year, but due to a change in the funding model from the state, the district could see budgetary problems this year and/or in the very near future.

January 10th

Transient in Custody For Destruction at Buffalo Church

St. Luke's Episcopal Church in Buffalo

St. Luke's Episcopal Church, along with the attached Bread of Life Food Pantry, were extensively damaged Sunday night by a transient that is now in custody.
Buffalo Police Chief Jason Carder said a call came in Monday morning about an open door at the food pantry and officers responded to the church.

“Chamber Address” to Take Place at New Location

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Sheridan County Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Dixie Johnson

It has become customary after the first of the year for the Sheridan County Chamber of Commerce to change the location of their monthly Chamber Luncheons.

26-Year-Old Wright Woman Dies In One-Vehicle Rollover

A one-vehicle rollover accident resulted in the death of a 26-year-old Wright woman when she was ejected from the 1997 Chrysler van she was driving early Monday morning just north of Wright.

Wyoming Snow Levels Lagging

CASPER, Wyo. (AP) - A week after Wyoming's snowpack showed signs of improving, snow levels have declined.