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September 6th, 2012

UW President to Retire Next Year

UW President Tom Buchanan announces retirement. (Photo Courtesy of the University of Wyoming)

University of Wyoming President Tom Buchanan announced Thursday that he will retire at the end of summer 2013. Buchanan made the announcement during his “State of the University Speech”.

Shutting Down the Inn

The Sheridan Heritage Center Board of Trustees has announced that the Sheridan Inn and 1893 Grille and Spirits will cease operations effective October 1st.

Gilead Fire Management Team to Host Two Public Meetings This Weekend

The Gilead Fire Incident Management Team will host two meetings this weekend to update the public on the Gilead Fire which is located approximately 8 miles southwest of Story. Interested individuals are welcome to attend either meeting.

Local Mural Artists Recognized For Hard Work

Mural artists Jenny Wuerker, Aaron Wuerker and Marchel Kelly address those gathered for the presentation Wednesday afternoon.
The second mural that will be completed in the summer of 2013.

At Wednesday evening's Main Street Market in Buffalo, local artists Aaron and Jenny Wuerker and Marchel Kelly were recognized for their hard work on the mural on the Trading Post building facing Crazy Woman Square in Buffalo.

Black Bear Hunt Areas 1 And 2 in Bighorns Closed

Black bear. Photo courtesy Wyoming Game and Fish.

The fall black bear seasons for hunt areas 1 and 2 in the Bighorn black bear management unit are closed. The closed areas are located in the northern Bighorn Mountains.

Out of the Darkness Walk is Saturday

This weekend is the third annual Out of the Darkness Walk to Prevent Suicide. The trek kicks off at 11 o'clock Saturday morning at Grinnell Plaza.

Downtown Art Display Meshes Contrasting Styles

(photo by Tracee Davis)
(photo by Tracee Davis)
(photo by Tracee Davis)

This month's display at the Sheridan College Main Street Gallery downtown features two artists with seemingly contrasting styles, but a common emphasis on light makes for a complimentary display. Pat Trout and Sonja Caywood are both accomplished local artists.

Sheridan Businesses Eligible for SBA Drought Loans

Small businesses and ranches in Sheridan and Johnson Counties are eligible for special consideration from the Small Business Administration to receive federal disaster loans.

September 5th

Johnson County Commission Discusses Fuel Depot

The proposed county fuel depot was a major topic of discussion at the Johnson County Commissioner's meeting Tuesday.

JCHC Board Discusses Recruiting, PPO Agreements

Johnson County Healthcare Center's Board of Trustees were updated at their meeting last week on the status of physician recruitment and PPO agreements by Administrator Sandy Ward.