Archive - Jul 2011 - News

July 15th

Record 420 Participants in Sneakers and Spurs 5K Run

A record 420 participants competed in the annual Sneakers and Spurs 5K run and 1.5 mile walk. Just as the sun started to hit main street, the first finishers came across the finish line in front of The Sports Stop.

Kiwanis Pancake Breakfast Serves About 2,500

Hundreds got up early Friday for the annual pancake breakfast as great weather greeted the soon-to-be-well-fed people for the beginning of Sheridan WYO Rodeo Parade day Friday morning. Mark Kinner, with Kiwanis, says that the event is always a great success.

Local Law Enforcement Prepared for Rodeo Weekend

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Keeping things safe for the thousands of people that come together for the street dances both Friday and Saturday night is the main objective of the Sheridan Police Department.

Senator Enzi: Congress is Wasting Time on Non-Binding Resolutions

U.S. Senator Mike Enzi this week addressed colleagues on the floor of the Senate by saying that Congress continues to wast time on non-binding resolutions and to call up votes on substantial debt reducing measures.

Jo Co Clerk of Court: New District Judge Likely

At the Johnson County Commissioner's meeting last week, Clerk of District Court Thelma Axberg told the commissioners that an additional circuit court judge for the county has been tentatively deemed as needed, and approval and funding will be sought next.

Jo Co Planner: Airport Regs Need Looked At

Johnson County Planner Rob Yingling brought an issue with the airport to the attention of the county commissioners last week.
Yingling told them that Airport Zoning Regulations need to be looked at and either adopted or changed, based on what he found.

Buffalo Swim Club Triathlon Saturday

The Buffalo Swim Club will be presenting the first of what is hoped to be an annual triathlon for kids 15 and under this Saturday at the Johnson County Family YMCA in Buffalo.

July 14th

Get Ready for the Parade Morning Broadcast from Sheridan Media

The process that goes into bringing you live coverage of the Sheridan WYO Rodeo Parade along with the rest of Friday morning's activities from downtown Sheridan is a daunting one.

Public Comment Invited at P&Z Meeting Tonight in Buffalo

Tonight at 6pm at Buffalo's City Hall, the public can review and comment on proposed changes to the city's Planning and Zoning Ordinances.
City Planner Zach Montgomery explains.

Relationship Marketing Theme of Monthly Chamber Luncheon

About 100 Business owners and community members from around Sheridan County listened to a detailed talk Wednesday at the monthly Sheridan County Chamber luncheon on how relationship marketing is key to any company maintaining a customer base.