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February 9th, 2012

Representative Berger: State Retirement System Likely Won't Change

State Representative Rosie Berger

There has been a lot of discussion leading up next week's legislative session about changes to the state's retirement system. Representative Rosie Berger says that probably isn't going to be happening anytime soon.

Mild Flu Season So Far for Sheridan County

Mild Flu Season So Far for Sheridan County

Flu season in Sheridan County has been very mild so far, as Sheridan County Public Health reports that they've had no confirmed cases of the flu this season.

Buffalo Police To Begin New Missing Persons Program

Buffalo Police Chief Jason Carder

Buffalo Police Chief Jason Carder reported to the city council Tuesday night that his department will begin a new program within the next month similar to the Amber Alert System, but with some significant differences that will help the small department in activating it.

Buffalo's Justice Center JPB Looks At Options For Old Building

The Buffalo/Johnson County Justice Center Joint Powers Board convened Tuesday afternnon in the County Commission Chambers to discuss options for renovating the old justice center.

Buffalo Group Pursuing Grant For Butch/Sundance Bronze

Jennifer Romanoski

Jennifer Romanoski, representing the Buffalo Chamber of Commerce's Wild Bunch, approached the city council at their meeting Tuesday, asking for a letter of support for them to pursue a grant to help fund a proposed bronze statue of Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid they hope to erect in Buffalo.

Pools, Runs, and Riffles

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LaVonne Sase admiring McDougall's artwork.

For David McDougall, he has the best of two worlds...fly fishing and painting. Thursday, at Sheridan County Fulmer Public Library, an artist's reception was held for his art show called "Pools, Runs, and Riffles."

High Court Upholds Life Sentence for Bear Cloud

High Court Upholds Life Sentence for Bear Cloud

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - The Wyoming Supreme Court has upheld a life prison sentence for a Sheridan teenager convicted of murder in a home invasion killing.

$34M Clark Group Contract Should Create Sheridan Jobs

The Clark Group, a Washington D.C.-based environmental consulting firm with an office in Sheridan, has announced a $34 million dollar contract that will allow them to operate the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's EnergyStar program.

February 8th

Ptolemy: Data Centers For Wyoming

The Sheridan County Chamber of Commerce monthly luncheon featured Ptolemy Data Systems Wednesday and their presentation on how and why start-up tech firms can work in Wyoming.

Representative Berger Talks Budget Session

Representative Berger Talks Budget Session. ( Image Courtesy of the Legislative Service Office)

With the 61st Wyoming Legislative Session set to begin in just a matter of days, we begin a series with Representative Rosie Berger, where we'll take a look at some of key issues that legislators face in the upcoming budget session.