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November 9th, 2010

Chamber Christmas Buttons Available November 15th

Buffalo Chamber of Commerce Director Angela Jarvis

The Buffalo Chamber Buttons will be ready for sale on Monday, November 15th, just in time to kick off the Holiday shopping season. Sheridan Media's Aaron Palmer has more.

District 2 November Report

All Wyoming students were required by the State to submit varicella vaccination records.

The November School District 2 Board of Trustees meeting began with two presentations. First, Dana Wyatt and several of her KidWitness News kids discussed their award-winning, totally kid-produced competition piece on Texting that was recently selected to go to a global competition.

Sheridan Juvenile Arrested in Casper

Sheridan and Casper police are investigating the apparent kidnapping of a 38-year-old man by his 17-year-old stepson.

Tuesday morning at about 8:30, Casper police apprehended a juvenile male for a possible abduction / kidnapping of his stepfather earlier in the morning from Sheridan. Sheridan Police Detective Lt. Chris Dahmke explains.

District 2 Elementary Schools PBIS Success

At Monday night's Sheridan County School District 2 Board of Trustees meeting, the principals from all of the District's elementary schools gave their yearly update on their Improvement Plans.

Capitol Christmas Tree Begins Long Journey

Cut from the Bridger-Teton National Forest in Wyoming, the 2010 Capitol Christmas Tree is heading to D.C.

JACKSON, Wyo. (AP) - The U.S. Capitol Christmas Tree is a secret no more. The 67-foot Engelmann spruce has been cut down and carefully loaded onto a flatbed trailer in western Wyoming. Next up: A tour of Wyoming that begins Wednesday, followed by a cross-country trip to Washington, D.C.

November 8th

Going “Gangbusters” in Yellowstone

It has been a record-breaking year at Yellowstone National Park. Sheridan Media's Betsy Love has the story:

City Planning Commissioner Resigns

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City of Sheridan Planning Commissioner Alex Lee has resigned his position due to his recent win in the General Election.
City of Sheridan Planning Commissioner Alex Lee has resigned his position due to his recent win in the General Election.

At Monday night's City of Sheridan Planning Commission meeting, Commission Chair Alex Lee announced his resignation. Lee resigned in light of the recent General Election, where Lee was elected to represent Ward Two on the Sheridan City Council.

Mule Deer Foundation Raises Funds for Projects

Mule deer

The Powder River Chapter of the Mule Deer Foundation held their fundraiser dinner Saturday at the Johnson County Fairgrounds. Sheridan Media's Aaron Palmer has the story.

Council Work Session Focuses on Fluoridation of Public Water

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The City of Sheridan continues to ponder the idea of putting flouride in the City's public water system.
The City of Sheridan continues to ponder the idea of putting flouride in the City's public water system.

The Sheridan City Council held a work session Monday where they heard a presentation from Kip Duchon with the CDC on the benefits of fluoridation of public water systems.

Weather Has Been Good to North Main Construction.....For Now

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WYDOT Public Involvement Specialist Ronda Holwell

Mother Nature has been kind to crews working on the North Main Reconstruction project that began earlier this year in Sheridan. WYDOT Public Involvement Specialist Ronda Holwell says that it has enabled them to progress on the project nicely.