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March 22nd, 2011

Buffalo Treasurer: Vehicle Registrations Down in February

The number of registrations for automobiles, trailers, four-wheelers, boats and other vehicles were down in February, according to Johnson County Treasurer Carla Faircloth, who gave the information to the County Commissioners at their meeting last Tuesday.

JoCo Looks Into Employee Drug Testing

Drug testing for Johnson County employees looks to be one step closer to being implemented after a testing company presented information on their testing experience and policies at the Commission meeting last week.

March 21st

Sheridan Man Arrested for Attempted Murder

A shooting in Sheridan Saturday night put one man in jail for Attempted Murder and another in a hospital in Billings. Lieutenant Chris Dahmke with the Sheridan Police explains what took place.

Buffalo All-Years Reunion Needs Volunteers

A number of Buffalo High School Alumni are planning an all-years reunion this summer, and are looking for people to help organize events, come up with ideas for events, or to just get the word out on the reunion.

North Main Project to Affect Traffic on 5th Street

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WYDOT Public Involvement Specialist Ronda Holwell

Motorists traveling eastbound on 5th Street will be a bit inconvenienced beginning today due to work on the WYDOT North Main Reconstruction project. WYDOT Public Involvement Specialist Ronda Holwell explains what's happening.

Poll Question: Federal Funding of National Public Radio

Will NPR continue to receive federal funding? It's now up to the U.S. Senate to determine.

Lawmakers in the U.S. House of Representatives made a St. Patrick's Day vote Thursday to end federal funding of National Public Radio, or NPR.

Sheridan City Council to Address Grant Applications and Rezone Request

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Sheridan Mayor Dave Kinskey

The Sheridan City Council will meet for their final meeting of March this evening, and a couple of grant applications will be addressed first and foremost says Sheridan Mayor Dave Kinskey.

Buffalo Council Approves Variance for City Water

The Buffalo City Council, at their meeting last week, approved a variance agreement to provide city water to a county resident on Fairgrounds Road.

March 20th

Open Mic/Concert A Tad Bit Worrisome

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Paul French of "Into Eclipse."

It was the third Open Mic slash Concert hosted by the Social Factory.  Held at the Sheridan Inn Saturday night, the venue is meant as a way for local bands and other folks to showcase their talent.  Speakers and microphones are set up and audience members are given the opportunity to perform.

The Black and Blue Brawl

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Roller Derby Exhibition at Scotty's.

It was a push come to shove match on wheels as an exhibition match of Women’s Roller Derby came to Sheridan Saturday night.  “Scary Keri” from the Billings Roller Derby Dames gives us a basics.