Archive - 2013 - News

September 12th

Mayor Discusses Using Reserve Funds for Property Acquisition

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The Sheridan City Council at their last meeting approved the purchase of a little over four acres of property just west of the City Service Center on KROE Lane.

City/County to Host Public Meeting on New FIRM Maps

(Photo by Ron Richter)

Sheridan County and the City of Sheridan will be hosting a public informational meeting in a couple of weeks regarding the soon to be adopted new Flood Insurance Rate Maps. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter has the details.

High School Security Project Delivers More Than Just Doors

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A student approaches the entrance of Sheridan High School, where construction of a new office area and security entrance should be completed by the end of October. (Photo by Pat Blair)

Renovations at Sheridan High School will do more than just provide a secure entrance to the building, says SHS Principal Dirlene Wheeler.

Hospital CEO Says Successful Leaders Stay True to Self

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Mike McCaffert

Sheridan hospital's CEO Mike McCafferty used his own personal story to define leadership during this month's Chamber luncheon. News Director Leslie Stratmoen was there to bring you the report.

September 11th

JCSD1 Board Discussing Land Conveyance To Hospital

Dr. Rod Kessler

The Johnson County School District One Board of Trustees, at their meeting this week, discussed a request from the Johnson County Healthcare Center to convey a portion of land owned by the district to the hospital.

Buffalo Building Inspector: ISO Report Good, Can Improve

Buffalo Building Inspector Toby Rhoades

Toby Rhoades, Buffalo City Building Inspector, reported to the Buffalo City Council at their last meeting that he received the ISO (Insurance Service Office) Report for his office and the city, and that the city scored well, but there was still room for improvement.

Revenue Committee Meets This Week In Buffalo

Mike Madden, Representative for State House District 40

The Wyoming Legislature's Joint Revenue Interim Committee will be meeting Thursday and Friday in Buffalo and will be discussing a number of topics and deciding which, if any, they may bring to the full Legislature early in 2014.

Representative Patton Discusses Select Investigative Committee Process

Wyoming State Representative John Patton. (Courtesy Photo)

Earlier this summer a 16-member committee was formed by the Wyoming Legislature to investigate claims against Superintendent of Public Instruction Cindy Hill that were outlined in a Governor's Inquiry report.

Senator Enzi: Haze Clouding Vision of EPA on States' Rights

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U.S. Senator for Wyoming Mike Enzi filed an amendment Wednesday to the Senate energy efficiency bill that would prevent the EPA from impinging on a state’s right to address the issue of regional haze locally.

Getting the Word Out

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Claire Hobbs at her desk in the Sheridan Community Land Trust offices on South Main Street. (Photo by Pat Blair)

As a sign that she's here in Sheridan to stay for a while, Claire Hobbs recently acquired a German shepherd puppy.