Archive - 2013 - News

November 7th

Police Officer Honored For Work With Kids

SPD Officer John King, far left, is given an award for his involvement in the VOA Camp POSTCARD program. (Photo by Ron Richter)

Volunteers of America Northern Rockies Camp P.O.S.T.C.A.R.D. is a free week-long camp designed to benefit the most deserving fifth and sixth graders through direct involvement and mentoring with a variety of law enforcement and criminal justice professionals.

Christmas Tree Permits Now Available

(Photo by Ron Richter)

Cutting your own Christmas tree has become a family tradition for many throughout the years. Permits are now available from the Bighorn National Forest at their offices in Lovell, Buffalo and Sheridan.

Yellowstone Power Needs Upgrade

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Officials with the National Park Service say an upgrade to the power service is greatly needed for Yellowstone National Park, but before changes are made, public comment is needed.

Council Says No Kids In Bars After 10

Underage children will not be allowed to eat in bars in Ranchester unless they are accompanied by a parent, and no minor will be allowed to eat in a bar after 10 o'clock even if a parent is with the child.

Voting Judges Enjoy Job

Manning the registration station at the Holy Name polling station was Sheri Thompson, left, and Marion Couch. (Photo by Leslie Stratmoen)

Tuesday's election was our news director's first time voting in Sheridan County.
Here's Leslie Stratmoen's report.

Commission Kills Flood Plan, For Now

Commission Chairman Steve Maier -- Photo by Leslie Stratmoen

As reported Wednesday, the Sheridan County Commission voted down the proposed flood plain management plan, after months of open discussions and public meetings.

November 7th

College Offers Quickbooks Class

Sheridan College in Johnson County will be offering Quickbooks Premier 2012 class November 15-17 at the campus on Nirth Main Street in Buffalo.

YMCA/Rec Center Eyes Grace Field Land

Mike Quast, Director of the Johnson County Family YMCA, spoke with both the city council and the county commission Tuesday to gain support from them to pursue a land ownership issue that needs to be resolved at the state level.

Buffalo Supports Governor's Unified Network

Buffalo Mayor Randy Dyess was in Cheyenne earlier this week, discussing Governor Matt Mead's Unified Network, Phases One and Two, and what implementing the program will do for Northeast Wyoming and the rest of the state.

Sheridan College Hosts Veterans Day Ceremony

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(Photo by Ron Richter)

The Sheridan College Veterans Club will be hosting a Veterans Day Ceremony Monday (Nov.11) morning beginning at 10:45. Director of Veteran Services for the college, Brett Burtis talks about what they've got planned for the ceremony.