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Buffalo City Attorney Updates Council on Projects

At their meeting June 5th, the Buffalo City Council received reports from City Attorney Ben Kirven on a number of projects he is working on.

Habitat Hires New Executive Director

Habitat for Humanity Executive Director Matt Davis

Habitat for Humanity of the Eastern Bighorns has announced that they've hired Matt Davis as their executive director.

Golf Tournament Friday to Benefit Dog and Cat Shelter of Sheridan

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Golf Tournament Friday to Benefit Dog and Cat Shelter of Sheridan

The Dog and Cat Shelter of Sheridan will be holding their 9th annual golf tournament this Friday, June 22nd at the Powder Horn Golf Course beginning at noon. The event is a four person scramble with over $1,000 in cash and prizes.

State Legislator Discusses Clean Coal Initiatives

State Legislator John Patton said he stands behind the legislature's support of clean coal technology, citing it's necessary to stay competitive in an international market.

Thinner Forests Mean Slower-Moving Fires

As firefighters continue to battle massive blazes in New Mexico and Colorado, U.S. Forest Service Chief Tom Tidwell is renewing his call to restore forests to a more natural state.

Soldier Ridge Trail Construction Underway

A glimpse of the Soldier Ridge Trail West of Sheridan. (Photo Courtesy of the Sheridan Community Land Trust)
A crew from the Montana Conservation Corps break for a picture while working on the Soldier Ridge Trail West of Sheridan. (Photo Courtesy of the Sheridan Community Land Trust)

Construction has begun on the Soldier Ridge Trail, a single track, publicly accessible non-motorized trail just west of Sheridan City limits. A crew with the Montana Conservation Corps has completed 1.2 miles of the 4.5 mile trail.

Mead: Wyoming Should Explore China Coal Exports

Wyoming Governor Matt Mead

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - Gov. Matt Mead returned from China this week confident that Wyoming should continue exploring how to export coal to meet that nation's growing demand.

Doll Resigns After Comments About Greed And Groundwater

Wyoming's top regulator of oil and gas development is quitting after he remarked that greed motivates people who assert that hydraulic fracturing contaminated their groundwater.

Mayor Kinskey Defends Utility Bill Outsourcing

Sheridan mayor, Dave Kinskey, appeared on Public Pulse with Kim Love on Newstalk 930 Thursday and sang praises to the city utilities staff who have recently outsourced the utility billing process.

Fast Facts From JCSD1 Board Meeting

At last Monday's Johnson County School Board meeting, each administrator present gave updates and reports to the board.

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