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Outdoor Riparian Workshop

A good number of people turned out for a workshop on riparian management Wednesday at South Park in Sheridan.

Sheridan County hosted an outdoor workshop Tuesday at South Park that focused on management of riparian areas in the County. The workshop was also an opportunity to take public input on the development of a Riparian Management Code that is currently in the strategic assessment phase of implementation.

Daniels Fund Scholarships Available to Wyo. High School Seniors

High school seniors in Wyoming demonstrating financial need can apply now for Daniels Fund scholarships. Students must be nominated for scholarships by local agencies such as the Boys and Girls Club, 4-H programs the YMCA, or even their high school counselors.

Nomination Deadline for BLN Awards is Friday

The Business Leadership Network wants to recognize businesses who have excelled in working with disabled individuals in the past year, and they are accepting nominations for Sheridan-Buffalo area community members until Friday, September 30th.

SEEDA, First Light Continue to Work on Lease Agreement

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SEEDA, First Light Continue to Work on Lease Agreement

The Sheridan Economic and Education Development Authority continues to work out the details of a lease agreement with First Light Inc. on their proposal to run a childcare facility out of the former Hand in Hand building in Sheridan.

Glenrock Man Involved in Fatal Accident on I-90 Near Sheridan

Glenrock Man Involved in Fatal Accident on I-90 Near Sheridan

A one vehicle accident 3 miles east of Sheridan on Interstate 90 Monday claimed the life of 52-year-old Richard Iames of Glenrock. Wyoming Highway Patrol Sergeant Stephen Townsend explains the events that led to the fatal crash.

VOA Graduates 49 from Recovery Programs

Kelly Carrol, director of the Gathering Place in Sheridan, speaks to graduates Saturday. (photo by Ethan Boone, VOA)

Volunteers of America Northern Rockies recognized 49 in Sheridan on Saturday who have graduated substance abuse recovery programs in the past few years.

Jo Co School Board Adopts Goals For District

Johnson County School Board

The Johnson County School District 1 Board of Trustees held their meeting Monday night at the Kaycee School, and adopted goals for themselves and the District.

Oktoberfest Draws 1,300 to Buffalo

Scott Madsen of Buffalo gets into the spirit of Oktoberfest last weekend in Buffalo.

The 2nd Annual Buffalo Oktoberfest was Saturday in Crazy Woman Square, and nearly 1,300 people came through the gate at the event, according to Buffalo Chamber of Commerce Director Angela Jarvis.

Some Damage in Weekend Fires in Buffalo, Johnson County

Two fires, one in Buffalo and the other in Johnson County, caused damage to property over the weekend.

Wet Spring and Large Snowpack Hindered State and Local Tourism

Sheridan Travel and Tourism Executive Director Penny Becker

Heavy springtime precipitation and a record breaking snowpack that led to flooding and landslides along various highways were factors that resulted in tourism statewide and locally being down for the early part of the season.