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Sheridan County Historical Society Receives State Award

Sheridan County Museum Director and Curator of Museum Education Nathan Doerr

The Sheridan County Historical Society recently received a 1st place Chapter Award from the Wyoming State Historical Society for two summer programs at the Sheridan County Museum.

Mistake Could Cost City Over Half a Million

Sheridan Mayor Dave Kinskey

A recent audit by the Wyoming State Department of Revenue of Pennaco Energy found that Sheridan County had received a sales and use tax payment of $1.27 million that was actually owed to another county.

Blown Tires Cause of Ruckus In Buffalo Wednesday Night

The Buffalo Fire Department responded to a report of a vehicle fire Wednesday night.

Most of Buffalo heard what sounded like gunshots going off around town Wednesday night, but according to Buffalo Fire Chief Gomer Gammon, hot brakes and blown tires were the culprit.

Thanksgiving Food Drive Friday and Saturday, Volunteers Needed

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The People's Assistance Food Bank will hold their annual Thanksgiving Food Drive this Friday and Saturday, collecting items at stores in Sheridan.

Enzi: Bill Would Collect Sales Tax From Online Retailers

U.S. Senator Mike Enzi

U.S. Sen. Mike Enzi is one of ten senators introducing a bipartisan bill that would allow states to collect already-owed taxes from out-of-state retailers. The bill would target online and catalog retailers.

Application For Sports Complex Goes to State For Approval

Buffalo City Planner Zach Montgomery

Buffalo City Planner Zach Montgomery has filed the necessary paperwork with the State for funding of the proposed Sports Field Complex.

Buffalo Chamber's Christmas Buttons Go On Sale Monday

Buffalo Chamber of Commerce Christmas Button for 2011

An annual Holiday tradition in Buffalo is set to kick off on Monday, as the Buffalo Chamber of Commerce and area businesses begin selling Christmas Buttons.

Salvation Army Needs Volunteer Bell Ringers Over Holidays

The Family Crisis Center in Buffalo, the local extension of the Salvation Army, is looking for volunteers to ring bells and man the kettles for their annual Holiday fundraiser.

SAWS Denies Exemption Request

Sheridan County Commissioner and SAWS Board Member Steve Maier

An exemption request from Mike Giorgis was denied by the Sheridan Area Water Supply Joint Powers Board at their monthly meeting Wednesday night.

Shooting Prompts Lockdown in Lodge Grass

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Suspects involved in a shooting near Worland, Wyoming may be the same individuals arrested in Lodge Grass, MT.

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) - The FBI says two people are in custody following reports of a shooting at a Lodge Grass post office that prompted a lockdown on public buildings. FBI spokeswoman Debbie Dujanovic Bertram said Wednesday there is no threat to public safety. She declined to release additional details.