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April 18th, 2012

Cloud Peak School Breaks Ground Tuesday

Buffalo's newest school, Cloud Peak Elementary, had its official groundbreaking ceremony Tuesday afternoon at the school site at what will become 100 Conrad Street.

SC Welders To Restore Historic Trolley

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The Historic Sheridan Trolley will get a new base soon, thanks to the Sheridan College welding program. (Photo by Tracee Davis)

Sheridan County Museum boasts the last remaining historic trolley in the state, and that car will soon get needed renovations, thanks to Sheridan College.

RMI Falls Short Of Goal, Johnson County Gives More Funds

Angela Jarvis

The effort to bring the Rocky Mountain International (RMI) Roundup to Buffalo has raised the majority of the money needed to put on the event, but was still in need of $4,300 to cover expenses as of Tuesday morning.

Wild & Scenic Film Festival Tonight

The Powder River Basin Resource Council is hosting the Wild and Scenic Film Festival today at Centennial Theatre at 4:30 and 7: 15 tonight. There will be a selection of foreign and domestic independent films focused on environmental issues.

Buffalo, Johnson County Drop USDA Grant/Loan For SW Quad

Buffalo City Planner Zach Montgomery

Buffalo City Planner Zach Montgomery told the city council at their meeting Tuesday that the application for the USDA Grant/Loan for the SW Quadrant Infrastructure Project has been withdrawn.

He explains the decision.

April 17th

Commissioners Approve CUP Request

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Sheridan County Commissioner Mike Nickel

The Sheridan County Commissioners spent most of their meeting Tuesday listening to public comment and discussing a conditional use permit request from Sheridan County resident Jill Small to host several outdoor antique and art shows on her property.

Pete Williams, First Lady To Speak To UW Grads

Carol Mead (Photo Courtesy Office of Governor Matt Mead)

Laramie, Wyo. (AP) - Wyoming first lady Carol Mead and NBC news correspondent Pete Williams will be among the speakers during University of Wyoming commencement ceremonies next month.

SCHS Monthly Dinner: Water In Wyoming

(MCC photo)

A Story rancher will talk about water in Wyoming during this month's Sheridan County Historical Society dinner presentation this Thursday evening.

RMEF Raises 60K For Habitat

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Four committee members purchased life memberships at the banquet. From front left, Linda Depaoli, Steve Ketcham, Larry Samson and Bob Smith. (photo courtesy of RMEF)
(photo courtesy of RMEF)

More than 300 people attended the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation's annual fundraising banquet Saturday in Sheridan.

City Council Approves Franchise Agreement on First Reading

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City Council Approves Franchise Agreement on First Reading

The Sheridan City Council wasted no time in working through a light agenda Monday night as they approved an ordinance to allow Sheridan County School District Two to enter into a franchise agreement with United Private Networks to provide a dedicated fiber optic network for all the schools in District Two.