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Jo Co Addresses Erosion at Lake DeSmet

Erosion at Lake DeSmet will be fixed in the coming weeks. Photo courtesy of Connie Modzelewski. Used by Permission.

A concerned citizen brought a safety issue at Lake DeSmet to the attention of the Johnson County Commission recently.

Buffalo Votes to Fund Recycling Center Requests

Buffalo City Council

The Buffalo City Council, at their meeting Tuesday, voted to pay the bills from the Recycling Board for engineering and for a new heating system, but not before some heated exchanges between the council and the board.

SCSD2 Approves Budget for Fiscal Year 2011-12

SCSD2 Business Manager Roxie Taft

Sheridan County School District No. 2 approved their budget for the fiscal year 2011-2012 during Wednesday night's board meeting, 83 percent of which goes to teacher salaries and benefits.

NWCCD Approves Budget

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Sheridan College Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Cheryl Heath

An operating budget of $25.9 million for fiscal year 2012 was approved Wednesday by the Northern Wyoming Community College District Board of Trustees. That is about $1 million more than last year's budget.

Wyoming Congressional Award Council Retreat this Weekend in Sheridan

The Wyoming Congressional Award Council will hold its annual retreat this Thursday through Sunday in Sheridan.

Busy Time for Habitat for Humanity

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Habitat for Humanity is always looking for volunteers, either at their ReStore facility or repairing and constructing homes.

Habitat for Humanity of the Eastern Bighorns has been busy lately with several recently completed projects and several more planned for the near future. Habitat Construction Manager Eliza Evans explains what they've been up to.

3rd Street Thursday Festival Set For This Week

Three weeks into July means its time for the 3rd Thursday Street Festival. Downtown Sheridan Association Director, Stacie Coe, gave a rundown of this month's edition of the event.

Mead Tells Yellowstone to Allow More Winter Use

Governor Matt Mead

Governor Matt Mead has asked Yellowstone National Park to allow more public access to the park during winter months, according to a release from the Governor's office Tuesday. Mead explains his appeal.

Buffalo to Host NABO Festival This Weekend

The North American Basque Organization, or NABO, will hold their annual convention and festival in Buffalo this Thursday through Sunday.

Jo Co, Buffalo Agree to Joint Powers for Juvenile Services

The Johnson County Commissioners have approved a Juvenile Services Joint Powers Agreement that will now allow the entities involved to go after grants for juvenile services.