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Johnson County Recognized As 'Storm-Ready Community'

Johnson County's Commissioners.

Chris Jones, with the National Weather Service Office in Riverton, came before the Johnson County Commissioners at their last meeting to present them with the designation as a “Storm-Ready Community.”

Council Passes 'Compliance Plat' Ordinances On Second Read

Buffalo City Council

Buffalo's City Council passed two Ordinances on second reading designed to define a “compliance plat” and then explain how it changes city code.

School Board Accepts Resignations at Meeting

Johnson County School District One Board of Trustees had their second of three meetings Monday night and accepted the recommended resignations brought before them by the district's administration.

Planning Commission Recommends Annexation Approval

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(Photo by Ron Richter)

The City of Sheridan Planning Commission recommended approval to the City Council the annexation of 2.3 acres of land located at the northwest corner of KROE Lane and East Ridge Road.

Fulmer Library Welcomes Special Visitor This Week

(Photo by Leslie Stratmoen)

The fictional Dr. Seuss character “The Cat in the Hat” will be making a special appearance Wednesday morning in the Inner Circle of the Sheridan County Fulmer Library from 10 to 10:45.

SHS MUN Team Attends Conference in Denver

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The Sheridan High School Model United Nations team received four First Place and two Second Place awards at the University of Denver spring conference for high school teams this past weekend. (Courtesy photo)

The Sheridan High School Model United Nations team received four first place and two second place awards at the University of Denver spring conference for high school teams this past weekend.

Investigations Stall on Poacher Cases

Game official Bud Stewart gave the update on Public Pulse. (Photo by Leslie Stratmoen)

Local game officials are still searching for the poachers who illegally killed animals in recent months.

A Taco-of-a-Time

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Helping alleviate childhood hunger in Sheridan County, the Food Group held its primary fundraiser, the TacoFest and Family Concert at Sheridan College on Saturday night.

City, County Officials Meet Next Week

Sheridan County Commission Chair Terry Cram, left, and Commissioner Bob Rolston at a recent Commission meeting. (Photo by Pat Blair)

In late February, the Sheridan County Commissioners issued a letter to each member of the Sheridan City Council along with Mayor Dave Kinskey about a possibly meeting to discuss areas of mutual interest.

This Week's Poll Question

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State Superintendent of Public Instruction Cindy Hill should be back on the job soon. There have been several issues raised concerning Hill's leadership and last year, a law replaced Hill with an appointed director. Earlier this year, the Wyoming Supreme Court overturned that law.

First-Ever Spring Escape to the Tropics

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RENEW held its first-ever “Spring Escape to the Tropics” and the timing couldn't have been any better as Sheridan was hit with a another snowstorm Saturday.

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A Look Back in Time: April 14, 1914

The fire department was called out three times last evening to extinguish fires. Two of those were quite serious.

Planner Gives Reports To Buffalo City Council

City Planning Director Lynn Barrett gave her report to the Buffalo Council during their last meeting, saying her office has so far this month received no new planning and zoning applications, but a citizen did bring a property utility question to her that will likely come before the council before long.

Johnson County Youth Camp Board Now Non-Profit

Members of the Johnson County Youth Camp Board came before the county commissioners last week to update them on the progress they have made in getting themselves designated as a non-profit group, and getting into a better position to run the Johnson County Youth Camp for the county.