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Bud Love Wildlife Area Closed Due to Fire

(Photo Courtesy of the G&F)
(Photo Courtesy of the G&F)
(Photo Courtesy of the G&F)

The Wyoming Game and Fish Department has temporarily closed the Bud Love Wildlife Habitat management Area in order to allow firefighters to stage for fighting the Gilead Fire.

County Officials Encourage Code Red Enrollment

Sheridan County and City officials are sending out a formal reminder to its residents to participate in the area's voluntary emergency notification system.

Gilead Fire Grows to 4,000 Acres

The Gilead Fire Incident Management Team released the latest information on the fire this morning, saying the fire had grown to 3,936 acres as of 9 am.
The Gilead Fire began August 14 with a lightning strike on the Bighorn National Forest.

Dayton Council Looks to Clarify Water Rights

The Dayton town council passed an amendment on first reading Tuesday night to clarify the definition, and ultimately the intended use, of raw water.

College Group Needs Backpacks for Suicide Awareness

Sheridan College has an activist organization with the goal of removing the stigma surrounding seeking help for mental health issues. The group, called Active Minds, is a counterpart to a national initiative, and this fall's area of focus is suicide prevention.

Sports Fields Complex Ahead Of Schedule Despite Setback

Buffalo City Planner Zach Montgomery

At their meeting Tuesday evening, the Buffalo City Council heard an update on city projects from City Planner Zach Montgomery.

Council Tables Bid Award for Treatment Plant Upgrades

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Council Tables Bid Award for Treatment Plant Upgrades

The Sheridan City Council elected to take a wait and see approach to awarding the bid for upgrades to the Big Goose and Sheridan Water Treatment Plants.

Investor Awareness Presentation

Secretary of State Max Maxfield, left, and Securities Compliance Officer Kelly Vierk listen to Compliance Division Director Karen Wheeler during a presentation on investment fraud Tuesday night at the Sheridan Holiday Inn.

The Wyoming Secretary of State's Office hosted a presentation Tuesday night at the Sheridan Holiday Inn that focused on educating the public about investment fraud.

Double Fatality West of Buffalo In Mosier Gulch

A semi-tractor and trailer crashed through a guardrail and into Mosier Gulch west of Buffalo Tuesday evening, resulting in the deaths of two occupants, a male and female, according to Wyoming Highway Patrol Trooper Rich Burridge.

City Water Line Break Causes BHS Closure Tuesday

Buffalo High School

**UPDATE**

Buffalo City Works Director Les Hook reported to the City Council this evening that the water line has been repaired and flushed and water has been restored to the high school. Classes are expected to go on as scheduled on Wednesday.

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