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Council to Rezone Downtown Buffalo Business District

The third and final reading of the Ordinance changing the zoning of the downtown business district will be at tonight's Buffalo City Council meeting.

Commissioner's Meeting Features Grants, Retirement

Johnson County's Commissioners will have a full agenda to work through today at their first meeting of September.

St. Francis Animal Shelter's 4K Paws Fundraiser Wednesday

Buffalo's St. Francis Animal Shelter will be having their annual 4K Paws Walk/Run fundraiser this Wednesday evening at Washington Park in Buffalo.

A Look Back in Time: Sept. 1, 1915

Now here's Sheridan Media's look back in time, to 100 years ago, by reporter Pat Blair as published in the Sheridan Enterprise newspaper on Sept. 1, 1915.

Walking Path Closed After Bear Sightings

A portion of the city walking path at the southern end of Sheridan has been closed after a young bear was seen in the area.

Smoky Times Remind of State’s Worst Fires

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As I write this, the beautiful view of the Wind River Mountains out of my window is obscured.  It is so smoky we are leaving our windows shut because it smells like a brush fire a short distance away.

Caller Wants Former City Officials’ Opinion on Administrator Position

In response to our recent poll question: Should Sheridan have a city administrator?; during Friday’s live Public Pulse show, a caller made a suggestion.

Lessons Learned From Katrina Devastation

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UW economist Edward Barbier says the response to Hurricane Katrina offers lessons for the world’s other coastal regions. (UW Photo)

A professor at the University of Wyoming is gaining attention because of his research that’s based on lessons learned from the devastation of Hurricane Katrina.

Air Connection Jet Draws 'Steady Stream' of Visitors

Air show attendees emerge from Denver Air Connection jet. (Photo by Pat Blair)

Among exhibitors at this year's air show was the new company that will soon be providing commercial air service for Sheridan County. Sheridan Media reporter Pat Blair stopped by the company's tent Saturday, and filed this story.