Sheridan County

A benefit auction and dinner will be held at the Buffalo Moose Lodge for Peggy Goss on Saturday, June 30th.

U.S. Senator Mike Enzi supported a failed attempt to block the Environmental Protection Agency from setting the first federal standards to reduce toxic air pollution from power plants.

CASPER, Wyo. (AP) - Three conservation groups are suing the U.S. Interior Department over a plan to open the Fortification Creek area in northeast Wyoming to coal-bed methane development. The Bureau of Land Management has approved phased development starting this year.

Taxiway A at the Sheridan County Airport will be re-striped soon thanks to the Sheridan County Commissioners approving a grant request that will be submitted to the state.

Construction of the new Meadowlark Elementary School is almost complete, and contractors plan to turn the new building over to Sheridan County School District #2 in July.

Sheridan County School District #2 awarded the a bid to build the Highland Park maintainence building to O'Dell Construction. Five bids were made, and and O'Dell's bid was the lowest at $113,070.

At their meeting Tuesday, the Johnson County Commissioners heard concerns from landowners in the area of a proposed gravel pit on Shell Creek Road northwest of Buffalo.

In a surprise move at Tuesday's meeting, the Buffalo City Council appointed candidate Scott Madsen to fill the empty council seat left vacant when councilman Bruce Hepp passed away suddenly last year and most recently when Justin Gerard stepped down amid controversy over an arrest for alleged drug possession.

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