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Poll Question: With the Ongoing Issue of the Lockout, Do You Think There Will be an NFL Season?

As the four-month NFL lockout crept closer to the first scheduled preseason game on August 7, the ordeal had many wondering the fate of the upcoming NFL season.

SEEDA and SQCCI Boards to Possibly Meet

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SEEDA and SQCCI Boards to Possibly Meet

The Sheridan Economic and Education Development Authority is still in the process of soliciting proposals for a future tenant of the vacant Hand in Hand Childcare facility in Sheridan. Sheridan College President and SEEDA Chairman Dr.

“On the Foundation” Habitat Fundraiser is Friday

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“On the Foundation” Habitat Fundraiser is Friday

Habitat for Humanity of the Eastern Bighorns will be holding a unique fundraiser this Friday, July 29th. Habitat Executive Director Jessica Lindsley explains that the event will be held on South Thurmond Avenue in Sheridan.

South Gateway Building Project Bid Approved

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South Gateway Building Project Bid Approved

The City of Sheridan recently awarded the bid for the South Gateway Building project to KWN Construction in the amount of $177,000. The building, probably better knows as the old Maverick store on the corner of Main and Coffeen will be the future home of the Downtown Sheridan Association.

Buffalo Council Approves Purchase of New Police Vehicle

Buffalo Police Chief Mike Chapman

The Buffalo Police Department will be receiving a new vehicle after the City Council approved a bid for a 2011 Ford Expedition and a bid for installing the necessary equipment, for a total of $41,577.68.

Buffalo Council Approves Asbestos Removal at YMCA

Johnson County Family YMCA

The Buffalo City Council, at their meeting Tuesday, approved a request for funding to remove asbestos from the city-owned YMCA building.

NABO Events Bring Thousands to Buffalo

Basque dancers perform during the parade Saturday in Buffalo.

Everything Basque was celebrated this past weekend as NABO, the North American Basque Organizations, held their annual convention and festival in Buffalo.

Buffalo Hosts Second Sports Complex Workshop

Buffalo City Planner Zach Montgomery

The City of Buffalo held the final public workshop on the proposed sports complex last Thursday at Buffalo High School.

Sheridan Rec. District Considering Background Check Policy

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Sheridan Recreation District Director Richard Wright

The Sheridan Recreation District is in the process of developing a background check policy to preserve the safety and well being of the youth that participant in their programs. Sheridan Recreation District Executive Director Richard Wright.

Wyoming First Lady Donates Books Through Scholastic Reading Ambassadors

Pictured from left-right: Lucie Osborn from the Laramie County Library,daughter Mary Mead and and First Lady Carol Mead. . (Photo courtesy of the Governor's Office)

Wyoming First Lady Carol Mead and Publisher Scholastic recently donated 500 books to a summer reading program in Laramie County. Mead joined up with the Scholastic Reading Ambassadors program to encourage children to work on their literacy skills over the summer. Mrs.