The Jim Gatchell Museum Association's annual Fall Gathering fundraiser will be this Saturday at the Johnson County Fairgrounds. The funds raised at the event, from the dinner, auctions and gifts, will all go to the endowment fund for the museum.
The Buffalo City Council had a heated discussion at their meeting Tuesday concerning a Resolution brought before the council by Mayor Randy Dyess on a water line project in the North and Northwest sections of the city.
Rick Durfee, caretaker at the Mikesell/Potts Recreation Area at Lake DeSmet, gave a season-end report to the county commissioners at their Tuesday meeting, saying it was a “great year” for the county-owned facility.
The Sheridan Memorial Hospital Board of Trustees approved $2.9 million to go toward the construction of a cardiac catheterization lab at the hospital. The cath lab will be located on the first floor of the hospital's east side near the Emergency Room.
Hot, dry weather caused smoke from the Reservoir Fire to kick up over the Bighorns that could be seen from north Sheridan Saturday evening. photo by Brad Estes
Predicted cooler wet weather in the area of the Reservoir Fire, coupled with a two-week pattern of minimal fire behavior has allowed Big Horn National Forest officials to re-open the Shell and Adelaide Reservoir Areas for day use.