Wyoming

The first Sheridan City Council Meeting of 2017 was held Monday night, and the big item on the agenda was the swearing in of the new Mayor and council.

In December, several local organizations sent representatives to the Sheridan County Chamber of Commerce Legislative Forum. State Representatives Bo Biteman, Mike Madden, Mark Kinner, and Mark Jennings, along with Senators Bruce Burns, and Dave Kinskey, were all on hand during the event.

Here is the latest Wyoming news from The Associated Press

Buffalo's City Council got a report from the city's insurance agent, Trevor Moon with Northern Wyoming Insurance, discussed the policy and then approved the renewal for the coming year, with a slight increase in the rate.

Buffalo Mayor Mike Johnson, during the last city council meeting, updated the public on the last update of the year from the project engineer on the Lobban Avenue Reconstruction Project after it shut down earlier this month for the winter months.

The 2017 Polar Bear Plunge happened New Years Day at Lake DeSmet, and somewhere between 50 and 75 people “made the jump,” so to speak.

Here is the latest Wyoming news from The Associated Press at 3:40 a.m. MST

Now here's Sheridan Media's look back in time, to 100 years ago, by reporter Pat Blair as published in the Sheridan Enterprise newspaper on Jan. 1, 1017.

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