Archive - 2013 - News

November 18th

Judicial/Justice Center Has Security Problems

Representatives of both the Johnson County Sheriff's Office and Buffalo Police Department discussed with the county commissioners a number of security issues that have cropped up at the new judicial center and justice center buildings, and how they might get the problems resolved.

Lake DeSmet Lease Decision Put Off Until January

The Wyoming Game And Fish decision to lease water rights in Lake DeSmet has been postponed once again, this tim re-scheduled until their January meetings in Cheyenne.

Local College Students Place High In Rangeland Cup

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Sheridan College students Julia Collins and Karyn Rieger with their prize-winning entry in this year's Rangeland Cup. (Photo courtesy of Sheridan College)

Four Sheridan College agriculture students placed first and second in the Wyoming Society for Range Management's Rangeland Cup on Nov. 12 at the college.

Week in Review

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(Photo by Ron Richter)

It's time to take a look at some of this past week's top stories with our Sheridan Media Week in Review. There were a number of Veterans Day ceremonies held throughout the area Monday. Sheridan College President Dr. Paul Young had this to say during a ceremony at the college.

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November 16th

U.S. 14A Closes For Season

(Photo courtesy of WYDOT)

Crews from the Wyoming Department of Transportation are preparing to close US 14A west of Burgess Junction for the winter at noon Monday, November 18.

November 15th

Buffalo Reviewing, Changing Animal Ordinances

Buffalo City Attorney Ben Kirven spoke to the city council, reminding them he had distributed to them copies of the latest changes to the Ordinances pertaining to animals within the city limits.

Students Make Donation to Hospital Foundation

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SHS marketing class students along with teacher Kathleen Pilch presented a check to officials with the Sheridan Memorial Hospital Foundation Friday morning at the Welch Cancer Center. (Photo by Ron Richter)

Students from the marketing class at Sheridan High School made a special donation Friday morning. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter was there and has the
story.

Transportation Study Results Unveiled

Results from a study of public transportation needs in Sheridan County will be reviewed during two public meetings next week.

Expert Details Obamacare Costs, Coverage

Wyoming Insurance Commissioner Tom Hirsig -- Photo by Pat Blair

Depending on income and what plan is chosen, a Wyoming family of four could pay a little less than $7,900 a year for insurance under the Affordable Health Care Act.

Board OKs Fairgrounds Lot Improvements

The Sheridan County Fair Association Trustees approved $85,000 in improvements to the Exhibit Hall parking lot last night, including rotomilling, curb and gutter and drainage.