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May 18th, 2012

Construction Cam Lets People Watch Progress of Academic Center

The Sheridan College construction cam at work. (Photo Courtesy of Sheridan College Construction Cam)

Last week the official groundbreaking ceremony for the new 53,000 square foot Edward A. Whitney Academic Center took place on the campus of Sheridan College. Now people can actually watch the progression of the project via the Internet.

Two Presidents Discuss Partnership

UW President Tom Buchanan, left, and Sheridan College President Dr. Paul Young talk about the collaboration between the two schools.

Officials with the University of Wyoming were at Sheridan College Friday morning to officially announce the collaboration between the two colleges that includes the $3.2 million sale of the Watt Agricultural Center to the UW.

May 17th

NWCCD Trustees Approve Sale of Ag Building to UW

Sheridan College President Dr. Paul Young

Following last month's meeting of the Northern Wyoming Community College District Board of Trustees, it was announced that the board would consider the sale of the Watt Agricultural Center to the University of Wyoming.

US Bank to Host Trees for Trash Drop Site

The parking lot adjacent to US Bank in Sheridan will be the second location for Saturday's annual Trees for Trash event.

The annual Trees for Trash event is Saturday in Sheridan, and while most of the trash gets taken up to the City Landfill, there has always been a second, or alternative location for some of the smaller items. This year US Bank of Sheridan will be the host of that second location.

BRBRC Encourages Investments In Renewable Energy

The Powder River Basin Resource Council has started an initiative to bring companies promoting renewable energy, such as wind or solar power, to Wyoming.

Free HAZMAT Collection Day Saturday In Buffalo

The 10th annual Free Hazardous Material Collection Day will be Saturday from 9am to 3pm at the Johnson County Fairgrounds in Buffalo.

LDCC Gives Changes To Proposed Lease To Game & Fish

The Lake DeSmet Counties Coalition Joint Powers Board held their May meeting in Buffalo Thursday night and one topic discussed was the proposed water lease agreement with Wyoming Game and Fish.

SCSD#2 Endorses Healthy Classroom Rewards

The days of cake and ice cream parties at school may be a thing of the past in Sheridan.

“Outdoor Extraveganza” Saturday at Pamida in Buffalo

Audrey Semm

This weekend, Pamida in Buffalo will host the first “Outdoor Extraveganza,” to help the community gear up for the outdoor fun during the summer months.

History Radio AM 1700 Targets Visitors To Local Area

From left: Marie Verger with BDA, Gene Sturlin with Oldies 105.9, and Rachel McCaughey with the JCTA.

The Buffalo Downtown Association, the Johnson County Tourism Association, and Oldies 105.9 have partnered to bring a new tool to Buffalo to help get information on local history and events to travelers and visitors to the area.