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March 7th, 2011

Representative Botten Reflects on His First Session

House District 30 Representative Jon Botten

Today we begin a series with State Representative for District 30 Jon Botten. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter recently sat down with the Representative to get his thoughts on his first legislative session.

City Council To Hear Subdivision Request and Financial Update

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Sheridan City Council President John Bigelow

The Sheridan City Council will address a request to re-subdivide 7.2 acres of the Sugarland South addition. The request is from the owners of the Albertsons shopping center development and it would create four lots out of two existing lots for possible future commercial development.

Buffalo Chamber Attends RMI Roundup

Buffalo Chamber of Commerce Director Angela Jarvis

Buffalo Chamber of Commerce Director Angela Jarvis recently attended the Rocky Mountain International, or RMI Roundup in Rapid City, S.D. to promote Buffalo and the entire Powder River Country to prospective vacationers from around the world.

Buffalo Council Approves Street Name Change

Buffalo City Planner Zach Montgomery

The Johnson County Fire District approached the City of Buffalo with a request for a name change on the city street where the fire district is located.

March 7th

Report to the Community

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Eliza Evans from Habitat for Humanity.

It was the 3rd Annual Salvation Army Awards Dinner held Saturday night at the Sheridan Holiday Inn, but it was also an evening set aside to give a report back to our community on the work the Salvation Army has done in the past year.

One Way to Cure Cabin Fever

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Marianne Bales takes a look at some jewelry at the Spring Fling.

There’s more than one way to cure cabin fever and that’s by going to a craft bazaar.  The 13th annual “Spring Fling” craft show was held Saturday at the Sheridan County Fairgrounds and shoppers came out by the droves.

Grizzlies are Waking Up

Grizzlies in Yellowstone National Park are waking up from their naps...and they are HUNGRY!

Despite the presence of a lot of snow in Yellowstone National Park, some big furry animals with long teeth and claws are deciding it is spring.

Wyoming Workforce Award Nominations Open

The Wyoming Workforce Development Council will be hosting the Governor's Summit on Workforce Solutions this June.

The 2011 Governor's Summit on Workforce Solutions will be held in Riverton June 9th and 10th, and five outstanding Wyoming employers, individuals and / or projects will be recognized. This will only happen, however, if people send in nominations, which are now open.

March 6th

Springtime Vaccination for Your Pets

Spring is a good time to vaccinate your pets.

With springtime hopefully not too far away, now is the time to vaccinate your pets before the warm weather settles in for good. Veterinarian Dr. Mark Schreiber explains why it's so important to have your animals vaccinated soon.

Eleven New American Citizens in Sheridan

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In-depth study of and testing on the U.S. Constitution is part of becoming a U.S. Citizen.

A Naturalization Ceremony was held late Friday afternoon in 4th Judicial District Court.