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October 25th, 2011

Some Concerned With Arena at Jo Co Fairgrounds

Smokey Wildeman

Some citizens voiced their concerns about a possible indoor roping arena at the Johnson County Fairgrounds during last week's county commission meeting.

Buffalo, Jo Co to Get Update On Nerd Energy Project

Zach Montgomery

The Nerd Energy Group will be making a presentation to the Buffalo City Council and Johnson County Commissioners this week on the proposed Natural Gas to Gasoline project that could be developed at Lake DeSmet in Johnson County.

JCSD1 Superintendent: Infrastructure Funding Ok'd

Dr. Rod Kessler

The Johnson County School District 1 Board of Trustees had their meeting Monday night, and were informed by Superintendent Dr. Rod Kessler that funding has been approved by the state for infrastructure in and around the new intermediate school that is currently in the design phase.

October 24th

Crow Triple-Killing Suspect Enters Not Guilty Plea

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) - The defendant in a triple killing on southeast Montana's Crow Reservation has entered a not guilty plea to a grand jury indictment charging him with three counts of first-degree murder.

Former Design and Review Board Recognized

Members of the now dissolved Design and Review board were recognized Monday night at City Hall, some who had served since the board's inception eight years ago. City Planning Director Robert Briggs.

Planning Commission Work Session: Clarifying Design and Review Standards

City Planning Director Robert Briggs

Work to streamline development standards and design guidelines for the City of Sheridan entered a second phase during a Planning Commission Work Session Monday night at City Hall.

Eastern Wyoming Redistricting Still Undecided

CHEYENNE (AP) - Redistricting boundaries of Wyoming's eastern third remain undecided in the latest tentative plan approved by a legislative panel.

YMCA After-School Program Hosting Scholarship Fundraiser Art Show

A new program at the Sheridan County YMCA, "Art For a Cause" will host its first art show to raise money for Y Kid's Scholarships this Thursday evening.

Mountain Lion Euthanized Near Sheltered Acres Park

Sheridan Game Warden Bruce Scigliano

A 115-pound 3-year-old male mountain lion was shot and killed by Sheridan Police Sunday night near Sheltered Acres Park, after Game and Fish personnel determined the animal to be a threat to public safety.

SPD Prescription Drug Takeback Day is Saturday

The Sheridan Police Department will hold another Prescription Drug Takeback Day Saturday, October 29th at Walgreens.