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New School May Be in Buffalo's Near Future

Dr. Rod Kessler

The Board of Directors for Johnson County School District No. 1 held their regular meeting Monday night, and the board was given good news from a number of sources.

City Council Changes Meeting Times After Spat

Buffalo's City Council

The Buffalo City Council passed Ordinance No. 1344 on third reading to change the time of the council meetings but only after a mild spat between council members.

The Power of Renewable Energy

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Milt Geiger from the University of Wyoming

Geared towards folks interested in small renewable energy systems, over 60 people attended an informational forum called “Renewable Energy for the Farm, Ranch, and Home,” Tuesday night at Sheridan College.

Wind Tower Manufacturing Facility Coming to Wyoming

Wyoming Governor Matt Mead

At a media conference Tuesday, Wyoming Governor Matt Mead announced that Gestamp Renewables and the Worthington Energy Group, a subsidiary of Worthington Industries, Inc., will be building a wind tower manufacturing facility Wyoming.

Commissioners Approve Special Invitation

Rachel Kristiansen (left) and Elaine Kristiansen with the Second Chance Sheridan Cat Rescue.

Second Chance Sheridan Cat Rescue went before the Sheridan County Commissioners Tuesday to seek their approval to hold a spay/neuter event this spring.

Hospital Receives Radiology Equipment Donation

Sheridan Memorial Hospital Foundation Executive Director Ada Kirven

The Sheridan Memorial Hospital Foundation announced Tuesday that the hospital has received and equipment donation from Dr. Robert Stears from Billings. Hospital Foundation Executive Director Ada Kirven says that this is a very much appreciated donation.

Commissioners Award Several Project Bids

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Sheridan County Commission Chair Tom RIngley

The Sheridan County Commissioners awarded a couple of bids for upcoming projects at their meeting Tuesday. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter was there and has the story.

Sheridan Honored by National Trust for Historic Preservation

Sheridan Mayor Dave Kinskey and Sheridan Travel & Tourism Board President Judy Taylor receive the National Trust for Historic Preservation plaque from Jennifer Buddenborg.

Last week we teased you with a hint that Sheridan Travel & Tourism would be announcing another significant honor, and this morning at a media conference at the Sheridan City Hall Council Chambers, the secret was made public. Sheridan Media's Mary Jo Johnson has more.

SHS to Host Parent Luncheon Meeting

Sheridan High School, Sheridan, WY

Principal Dirlene Wheeler invites all Sheridan High School parents to attend a luncheon meeting next Monday, February 21st.

Developmental Disabilities Legislation

Wyoming State Seal

Among the 400+ bills going through the 2011 Wyoming Legislative Session is one dealing with an amendment to the Budget bill to add 4% back into the Developmental Disabilities coffers.