Archive - 2013 - News

November 14th

District 1 Trustees Meet

Sheridan County School District 1 trustees will meet in Big Horn on Monday night, Nov. 18.

Dayton Council Considers Weapons Ordinance

Dayton's town council will consider an ordinance prohibiting the discharge of weapons inside city limits next week.

November 14th

O'Reilly Building Nears Completion

Buffalo Building Inspector Toby Rhoades

City Building Inspector Toby Rhoades gave his report to the council at their last meeting, saying the O'Reilly Auto Parts building currently under construction on East Hart Street is nearing completion.

Cattlewomen Plan South Dakota Rancher Benefit

A Rancher Relief Fund Benefit dinner and auction to help South Dakota ranchers who lost livestock in the early snowstorms this fall will be held this Saturday, November 16th at the Cowboy Carousel Center at 59 N. Lobban Street in Buffalo.

City, County MOU Discussed On NW Pipeline

A Memorandum of Understanding, (MOU), between the City of Buffalo and Johnson County concerning the shared additional costs of design and easement acquisition on the NW Water Pipeline Project was tabled until the county commission's next meeting November 19th.

Senator Burns Discusses State Revenues

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Wyoming State Sentor Bruce Burns (Photo courtesy of the LSO Office)

A favorable report from the Consensus Revenue Estimating Group, or CREG, which is a panel of financial experts from the legislative and executive branches of state government, means that Wyoming lawmakers will have more money to spend during the upcoming session than what had been anticipated. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter has the story.

Water Board Makes Account Adjustments

(Photo by Ron Richter)

Adjusting two accounts of customers of the Sheridan Area Water Supply System was approved Wednesday by the SAWS Joint Powers Board. SAWS Project Manager Dan Coughlin says that the adjustments were made in accordance with their leak policy.

UW Graduate Student Takes Part in Chief Scientist Training Program

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UW Graduate Student Will Fortin (Photo courtesy of UW)

A University of Wyoming Geology and Geophysics graduate student was one of 14 scientists nationwide selected for the National Scientist Training Workshop. Will Fortin studied for 10 days in the Atlantic Ocean aboard the University of Rhode Island’s research vessel, the Endeavor.

Recreation District Plans Hoop Tourneys

The Sheridan Recreation District is planning a Holiday Inn Winter Shootout. The tournament will be held Dec. 21-22, but there's a $15 cut in the price if teams register by the end of the month. That brings the team cost down to $150. To reserve a spot, call 672-8931.

Home Tour Supports Homeless Animals

Cel Hope talked about the tour on Public Pulse. (Photo by Leslie Stratmoen)

A tour of homes to raise money to take care of animals until they find a home has been planned by the managers of the Dog and Cat Shelter in Sheridan.