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August 15th, 2011

Buffalo, JoCo May Upgrade SW Part of City

In a joint project between the city and county, engineering cost estimates will be done for a proposed infrastructure upgrade in the Southwest Quadrant of the city.

Poll Question: Hand-in-Hand Answers

Last week we reported that members of the Sheridan Early Education Development Association and Sheridan Quality Childcare Initiative boards met to hammer out what happened financially to cause the closure of Hand in Hand only eighteen months after it opened. SEEDA Board President Dr.

Buffalo Council Approves Re-Survey for Water Line

Buffalo's City Council, at their last meeting, approved a change order for the water transmission line project from the water treatment plant into town along Highway 16 West.

August 14th

Preserving a Western Heritage

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The great American West wouldn't be the same without the symbol of the horse and The American Wild Horse Preservation Campaign is challenging the way our wild herds are managed.

2011 Johnson County Fair Rodeo Results

Ladies Barrels: 1, Tymber Taylor; 2, Breanna Reimler; 3, Bryna Long; 4, Cheyenne Greub.
Junior Barrels: 1, Taylor Rives; 2, Morgan Allison; 3, Laree Foley; 4, Erika Little.
Bareback: 1, Cheyenne Seymour.
Saddle Bronc: 1, JW Moore; 2, Jayson Foley; 3, Mason Rockafellow.

Hospital to Install New Linear Accelerator

Hospital CEO Mike McCafferty (Sheridan Media file photo)

The new Welch Cancer Center will have a new Linear Accelerator – the machine used with cancer patients for external beam linear radiation treatments – which will be installed in the facility on September 8.

August 13th

“Singspiration” Coming to the Sheridan Senior Center Soon

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Sheridan Senior Center Activities Director Jane Perkins

The Sheridan Senior Center will host a special event that takes place about every six months at the Center. Activities Director Jake Perkins explains what “Singspiration” with Ryan Koltiska is all about.

Recycling Center Move Scheduled For August 19

The new Buffalo/Johnson County Recycling Center under construction.

The move for the Buffalo/Johnson County Recycling Center has been scheduled for Friday, August 19, according to Recycling Board member Skip Hancock.

Bow Hunting in Sheridan: SPD Offers Registration for Deer Management Plan

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The Sheridan Police Department is offering registration for the Deer Management Plan again this year, which allows bow hunting of the animals within some areas of city limits.

North Main Neighborhood Association Sees Project Near Completion

Aside from the simple relief provided to the citizens of Sheridan as a result of the reopening of a newly decorated North Main all the way to Main Street in a few short weeks, a larger sense of accomplishment might be felt by the North Main Neighborhood Association.