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SAWS to Hold Special Meeting Due to Lack of Quorum

SAWS Chairman and Sheridan County Commissioner Tom Ringley

The Sheridan Area Water Supply Joint Powers Board were short a few hands for their monthly meeting Wednesday. Board members Bob Rolston, Steve Brantz and John Bigelow were not able to attend, which meant that the meeting could not be held due to the lack of a quorum.

Mead Eager to Present Wyoming’s Case on Sage-Grouse

Governor Mead Eager to Present Wyoming’s Case on Sage-Grouse. ( Photo Courtesy of the Wyoming Outdoor Council)

Wyoming has received notice that a judge in Idaho has granted Wyoming’s motion to intervene in sage-grouse litigation.

Buffalo Chamber Luncheon Features Empowerment

Empower Wyoming trainers Francene Russell and Rob Latimer explain how the classes prepare women and children to keep themselves safe.

This month's Buffalo Chamber Luncheon had everything a good action flick should have...fighting, yelling, hitting, kicking and plenty of, well...action.

PAWS Data Not Analyzed By JCSD Just Yet

Dr. Rod Kessler

Employee vacations, a new school to plan and other factors have prevented the Johnson County School District from analyzing, comparing and compiling data from the Proficiency Assessments for Wyoming Students, or PAWS, released by the Wyoming Department of Education last week.

Relay For Life Events This Weekend in Buffalo

Relay For Life Events are this weekend in Buffalo

The American Cancer Society's Relay For Life of Johnson County will be happening this Friday and Saturday at the Buffalo High School track.

Chamber Visitor's Center to Host BAH Thursday

The finished Buffalo Chamber of Commerce visitor's center on Highway 16 East

The Buffalo Chamber of Commerce will host a Business After Hours event at their newly-refurbished Visitor's Center on Highway 16 East near the I-90 interchange.

People of the Buffalo Artists' Reception

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An example of Ben Pease's work.

More than 100 hundred people showed up Wednesday evening for the artists' reception for the “People of the Buffalo” Art Show and Sale held at the Sagebrush Art Center in Sheridan. Edre Maier explains the idea behind the show.

Mud...Mud...and More Mud

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Muddy carnival goers.

It was mud, mud, and we're talking ankle deep mud, at the opening of the rodeo carnival Wednesday evening, but that didn't dampen the spirits of those attending, especially the kids.

I-90 Now Open to West Bound Traffic

I-90 Now Open to West Bound Traffic

I-90 is now open to west-bound traffic at the Meade Creek Exit, or Exit 33, to Sheridan. Public Information Specialist for WYDOT, Ronda Holwell, explains.

Fire On Higby Road Destroys Single Family Dwelling

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Members of Sheridan Fire-Rescue and Goose Valley Fire Department battle a blaze during the early morning hours Wednesday at 72 Higby Road. (Photo Courtesy of Sheridan Fire-Rescue)

Goose Valley Fire Department received a call of a structure fire at 72 Higby Road in Sheridan County at approximately 1 am Wednesday. Goose Valley Fire Chief Bob Williams says that Sheridan Fire-Rescue were called in to assist with the fire.