Archive - Jan 2016

January 26th

Buffalo Chamber's Winter Gathering Fundraiser Saturday

A party atmosphere from the 1920s will be featured this weekend at this year's Buffalo Chamber of Commerce Winter Gathering.
It is a major fundraiser for the chamber, according to Director Angela Fox.

Planner Asks For Public's Help Securing Grant Funds

City Planning Director Lynn Barrett has asked for the public's help in securing grant funding for a study to look into the possibility of a flood mitigation project west of Buffalo that will collect flash storm runoff and protect the northen end of town from flooding like that which happened in the spring of 2015, which caused extensive damage to many homes and businesses in the city.

Listening Attentively

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Day one of the Legislative Forum sponsored by the Sheridan County Chamber of Commerce Government Affairs Committee was held Tuesday at Sheridan City Hall. All of our local legislators were on hand to listen to presentations from 13 different groups and organizations. Day two of the forum will run from 8:30 to 5 today.

(All photos Ron Richter ©)

Today's Legislative Forum Featured 13 Presentations

All of Sheridan and Johnson county's state legislators attended today's Legislative Forum held at the Sheridan City Hall. Seated in the picture, inset, from the left, are Senator Dave Kinskey, Rep. Mark Jennings, Rep. Rosie Berger, Rep. Mike Madden, Rep. Mark Kinner and Senator Bruce Burns.

News Reporting in Big Horn Basin is as Good as Anywhere in the State

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It is easy to feel good about Wyoming’s future when visiting the Big Horn Basin.

Tuesday 01-26-16

Library / State Treasurer, Mark Gordon

Local VOA’s Conducting Homeless Count

A count of homeless people residing in Sheridan County is currently being tallied.

Auditions Continue for ‘Yankee Tavern’

Auditions for the Civic Theatre Guild’s spring play, “Yankee Tavern,” continue tonight and tomorrow night.

Rotary’s ‘Dueling Pianos’ Show Raises $26K

Sasha Johnston of the local Rotary club in Sheridan said Friday night’s Dueling Pianos show was a success.

January 25th

Chamber’s Government Affairs Committee Chair Previews Legislative Forum

The legislative forums being held today and tomorrow in Sheridan are hosted by the Sheridan County Chamber of Commerce’s Governmental Affairs Committee.