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April 10th, 2014

Barnes Pleads Not Guilty to Embezzlement

A man from Sheridan who faces a maximum of 70 years in prison if convicted on all seven charges of embezzling over $1 million in royalties from a local oil company, pleaded not guilty this morning in district court, on all counts.

Dependable Air Service Remains Hot Topic

One of the main issues talked about was air service, during presentations delivered Wednesday as part of the Sheridan County Chamber of Commerce lunch program.

City Attorney Gives Report to Buffalo Council

Buffalo City Attorney Ben Kirven gave his report to the city council at their last meeting, opening with a request from the Trap and Skeet Club at the city-owned shooting range to put on a handgun class later this summer. The club wanted permission to put the two-day class on and also notify the city that they would be put on the insurance policy provided by the National Rifle Association.

Commissioners Approve Changes To T-Hangar Lease

Johnson County's Commissioners, at this week's meeting, approved changes to a T-hangar lease at the county airport, as requested by the Airport Board.

Donate Blood Monday In Buffalo

United Blood Services will have their latest Buffalo blood drive this coming Monday, April 14th at the Johnson County Fairgrounds' Community Building from 1 to 6 in the afternoon.

Local Leaders Deliver Entertaining Updates

Local leaders came together this week to give entertaining updates to a couple hundred people gathered for a luncheon in Sheridan. Leslie Stratmoen was there and brings us this report.

State Bird Takes Flight Through U.S. Mail

Songbirds took flight this week through the Unites States Postal Service by being depicted on their latest forever stamps, and included in the 10 chosen is Wyoming's state bird, the Western Meadowlark.

Counselor: Changing Thoughts Creates Change

Each person at Lynn Gordon's Brown Bag Seminar talk Wednesday was given a pearl and a small jar of Play-Doh – and told to wrap the pearl in the clay.

District Needs Construction Manager

Sheridan County School District 2 will seek the services of a construction manager at risk to oversee renovations of Sheridan High School's locker room area.

District Needs Roof Repair Funds

Sheridan County School District 2 is asking for emergency funds from the state to repair the roof of the Early Building.