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October 7th, 2013

Parts of County Remain Without Power

Parts of County Remain Without Power

Many isolated areas throughout the county are still without power, even though it's now four days after an early winter storm's snow-laden trees downed lines.

October 7th

Flare-Ups Kept Crews On Scene

(Courtesy Photo)

The Friday night fire we reported on earlier kept fire fighters on scene for hours and has left the house unlivable, for now.

Grey Performs Western Songs

Well-traveled musician, singer, recording artist and folklorist Sara Grey will be in concert tonight (October 8th) at 7 o'clock at the Buffalo High School Auditorium, presented by the Johnson County Arts and Humanities Council.

Buffalo Police Receive Grant

The end of the month report for the Buffalo Police Department was given to the city council at their last meeting by Mayor Randy Dyess, due to Police Chief Jason Carder having a previous commitment.

Trails Board Gives Annual Report

At their last meeting, the Johnson County Commissioners heard their annual report from the county's representative to the Buffalo Trails Board, Mary Folks.

Virginia Uden Mystery Solved – Maybe Someday We Will Learn About Amy Bechtel

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Bill Sniffin

After 33 years of one cold case and 16 years for the other, it has always been easy to believe that some unsolved disappearances will just never be explained.

Cleaning Up the Mess

(Photo by Sarah Richter)

The cleanup from last week's snowstorm continues, as crews with the City of Sheridan as well as many residents have been busy cleaning up the mess from the many downed trees in the area.

Council to Receive Cap Tax Presentation Tonight

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(Photo by Ron Richter)

The Sheridan City Council will be receiving a presentation tonight at their regularly scheduled meeting that will focus on the Capital Facilities Tax. The renewal of the tax will be determined by Sheridan County voters on November 5th.

October 6th

Bombs Away!

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Sunday, the Sheridan College Veterans Club sponsored its COMBAT Color Fun Run. Participants dressed in white t-shirts, could either run three miles or walk a mile and a quarter, but either way, enemy combatants met them and attacked with colored powder.

Matter's What Matters

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Ada Newbrough, Megan Flint, and Karyn Bloom

A slew of elementary wanna-be scientists participated in this month's Science Saturday, held in Sheridan College's science center. This month's topic was all about matter. Rob Milne helped coordinate the event.