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February 2nd, 2011

1st Snowpack Report Looks Promising

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A map showing the various snotel sites around Wyoming.

The first regular snowpack summary of the water year was released Tuesday, and things are looking good for the Tongue and Clear Creek drainages. Natural Resources Conservation Service District Conservationist Brad Holliday.

DCI Makes Drug Arrest

Special Agent Louie Williams, team leader with the Northeast Enforcement Team of the Wyoming Division of Criminal Investigation, issued a media release indicating that Tuesday, February 1st, members of his team arrested 43-year-old Tina Lynn Smith on a warrant issued out of Sheridan Circuit Court.

Sheridan County Commission Financial Retrospective

Sheridan County Business Manager Renee' Obermueller

At the Sheridan County Commission meeting Tuesday morning, County Business Manager Renee Obermueller spent several minutes giving a Power Point presentation on the County's financial health, with a retrospective of revenue growth and capital improvements dating back to 2003.

Buffalo Council Approves Final Completion on Wastewater Plant

February 1st was set as the final completion date for Buffalo's new wastewater treatment plant, after numerous problems and delays set the date back for final approval.

At Tuesday's City Council meeting, the Council approved the final completion, but not before a heated discussion lasting over an hour.

JoCo Commission Question Assessor's Vouchers

Vouchers submitted by new Johnson County Assessor Cindy Rogers to be reimbursed for travel and related expenses to take part in assessor's training in Florida came under scrutiny at the Johnson County Commissioner's meeting on Tuesday.

February 1st

Emergency Snow Route Alert is in Effect

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City of Sheridan Street Operations Manager Pete Husman

The City of Sheridan emergency snow route alert is now in effect. The City announced Tuesday that as of 1 am Wednesday, the City would be under an alert to clean the streets from the latest storm.

Town of Ranchester Website to Get an Overhaul

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Ranchester Town Councilwoman Samantha Nixon

The Town of Ranchester will be getting an overhaul for their website thanks to the Council's approval Tuesday night.

County Commissioners Time in Cheyenne

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The Sheridan County Commissioners recently spent some time in Cheyenne to sit in on some of the legislative procedures and to meet with legislators.

Sheridan Man Witness to Cairo Uprising

William Matteson on one of his Egyptian excursions.

Among the thousands of American tourists in Egypt over the last several days, one visitor is from Sheridan. Sheridan Media's Mary Jo Johnson has the story.

SHS Interns in Cheyenne

(l - r ) SHS Senior McKenzie Butcher, Representative Rosie Berger, and SHS Junior Karsyn Lamb. The girls are students of SHS Government teacher Tyson Emborg.

Four Sheridan High School students are interning this Legislative Session in Cheyenne. The first two are there now; Karsyn Lamb and McKenzie Butcher hit the capitol running January 26th.