Archive - Mar 19, 2013 - News

Buffalo Council Does Not Renew Contract For Engineer

At their meeting Tuesday night the Buffalo City Council opted to not renew the contract for City/County Engineer Wayne Hill.

Johnson County Approves Issuing Industrial Bonds

Johnson County's Commissioners, at their Tuesday meeting, approved issuing Industrial Bonds for Uranerz Energy Corporation to help them complete and get their uranium mine in southern Johnson County operational.

Buffalo's State Of The Chamber Address Wednesday

The Buffalo Chamber of Commerce will host a luncheon Wednesday to deliver their State Of The Chamber address.

City Adopts East 5th Corridor Plan

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After two years of garnering community input and a number of revisions to the document, the Sheridan City Council adopted the East 5th Street Corridor Plan Monday night. City Planning Director Robert Briggs defines what the plan is about.

Part of Dow Street to Close Temporarily

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Beginning Saturday, March 23rd, Dow Street in Sheridan will be closed between Alger and Val Vista. The closure is due to the City's West Downtown Phase III project. City Project Manager Joe Schoen.

Sen. Enzi Sponsors Legislation Giving Workers More Time to Pay Back 401(k) Debts

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A bill sponsored in part by U.S. Senator Mike Enzi aims to give workers who leave their jobs more time to repay money they’ve taken out of their company’s 401(k) retirement plan. The bipartisan proposal was reintroduced in the U.S. Senate on Tuesday.

Juvenile justice without a juvenile jail

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By Ron Feemster
Originally published March 19, 2013 on WyoFile

Dreamers seek driver’s licenses in Wyoming

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By Gregory Nickerson
Originally published March 19, 2013 on WyoFile

Garden Club Meeting/Presentation Takes Place Monday, Mar. 25

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With spring just around the corner, not only is better weather on the way - but so are weeds and pests. Next Monday, Extension Educator for the University of Wyoming, Scott Hininger, will be giving a presentation to garden club members preparing them for spring gardening.

Cindy Hill Comments on Ed. Dept's Lack of Usable Data

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On Tuesday morning's edition of Public Pulse, State Superintendent of Public Instruction, Cindy Hill, shared her thoughts regarding the Wyoming Department of Education's inability to provide usable data to the legislature. Sheridan Media's Chris Foy has the story.