Archive - 2013 - News

October 17th

Coal Rep Says Industry's Thriving

Rick Curtsinger (Leslie Stratmoen Photo)

A spokesman for one of the world's largest coal producers, with mines in Wyoming, said this is an “interesting” time for the industry.

Commission Secures Airport For $100K

Commission Chair Steve Maier (Leslie Stratmoen Photo)

As they do with most of their department's that have the potential to wind up in legal trouble, the county secured the airport this week with a bond of $100,000.

Partnership Supports Juvenile Program

Commissioner Bob Rolston

The Volunteers of America Northern Rockies are, once again, partnering with Sheridan County for the juvenile justice and delinquency prevention program.

University Publishes Mitigation Booklet

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The University of Wyoming has released a new primer to help energy companies and others meet their mitigation requirements on projects that could affect wildlife habitat.

Catholic School Makes Historic Register

Sheridan's Holy Name Catholic School will be honored as a National Historic Place in ceremonies Friday morning (Oct. 18) in the school gym.

Councilmen Join Natural Gas Board

Ranchester Councilmen Peter Clark and Randy Sundquist will represent the town on a joint powers board that will explore the possibility of bringing natural gas service to the Tongue River Valley.

October 16th

Senior Center Boiler Expected To Last Through Winter

Buffalo Senior Center

Monte Roma, Mechanical Engineer with Associated Construction Engineering of Sheridan, gave a report to the Buffalo City Council Tuesday night, saying he believes the boiler at the Buffalo Senior Center can last through the winter.

College Reschedules Artist Reception

Sheridan College in Johnson County will host an Artist Reception for two area photographers Friday evening at the campus on South Main Street.

The reception has been rescheduled from an earlier one canceled during the first big snowstorm of the year two weeks ago.

Health Official Discusses Flu, Risks

Johnson County Public Health

The Johnson County Board of Health had their quarterly meeting with the county commissioners Tuesday, and Doctor Mark Schueler discussed the need for residents to get the flu vaccine.

Rec. District Looking to Upgrade Softball Complex

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(Photo by Ron Richter)

The Sheridan Recreation District is looking at implementing several aesthetic upgrades to the Sheridan Community Softball Complex that's located on the campus of Sheridan College. Rec.