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June 11th, 2012

Johnson County Takes Care of Some Housekeeping

Johnson County Commissioners

At their regular meeting last week, the Johnson County Commissioners approved a number of “housekeeping” Resolutions and contracts.

JCSD1 Approves Purchase Of Property

JCSD1 Board of Trustees

At their first meeting of June, the Johnson County School District One Board of Trustees approved the recommended purchase of a property adjacent to Clear Creek Middle School.

Animal Officer Emphasizes Importance of Leashes in Town

One of the most common incidents on Sheridan's daily police report is “Dog At Large.” Senior community service officer, Raymond Buhr, explains what that means. means.

Buffalo Council: No Open Containers At Ball Fields

The Buffalo City Council, at the request of Police Sgt. Garth Nicholas, upheld a ban on open containers at the softball/baseball fields at Centennial Park.

UW Launches Wildfire Prevention Website

The University of Wyoming has established a website that provides ways for landowners to reduce wildfire risks to houses, cabins and outbuildings.

Sheridan Search and Rescue Responds to Back-To-Back Calls

Sheridan Search and Rescue volunteers worked with county emergency responders in back-to-back incidents over the weekend.

Inmate Escapes From State Honor Camp

James Friesan escaped from the Wyoming Honor Conservation Camp at approximately 11:30 this morning. If sighted, please contact local authorities. (Photo Courtesy of the Wyoming Department of Corrections)

An inmate from the Wyoming Honor Conservation Camp is on escape status after being seen leaving the the facility without permission this morning.

June 10th

FEMA to Host Open House on Flood Insurance Rate Maps

Sheridan County Public Works Director Rod Liesinger

Several years ago the City of Sheridan and Sheridan County contracted with the Army Corps of Engineers to develop a flood study on the various waterways within Sheridan County. Public Works Director for Sheridan County Rod Liesinger.

NMA Kicks-Off Economic Initiative

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The North Main Association in Sheridan will be kicking off their economic growth initiative today and tomorrow. NMA President Shelleen Smith explains that consultants will be in Sheridan the next couple of days to gather information.

Buffalo Council OKs $13.9 Million Budget On Second Reading

At their meeting June 5th, the Buffalo City Council approved on second reading Ordinance No. 1357, the Annual Appropriation Bill in the amount of $13,883,607.

The appropriation is for FY 2013 from July 1, 2012 through June 30, 2013.