Archive - Sep 2011

September 26th

Daniel Blaney Jr.

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Danial Blaney Jr.

Daniel McClarn Blaney Jr., 70, of Sheridan, WY passed away at his home on Saturday, September 24, 2011 with his wife and friends at his side. He was born in the old hospital on Saberton to Daniel and Isable Kusel Blaney on Nov. 21, 1940.

Warm Weather Causes Some Growth in Wyo. Wildfires

Three wildfires that are still burning in Wyoming have grown in the recent warm weather.

UW Business Building Gets Honor for Energy, Enviromental Design

The new business building at the University of Wyoming has received gold certification from Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design, becoming just the fourth business school nationally to achieve gold status.

Changes to Medicare Part D

Open enrollment for Medicare Part D, or prescription insurance with Medicare, will start earlier this year.

Sheridan County Hosting Riparian Areas Educational Workshop, Free Barbecue

Sheridan County will sponsor an outdoor workshop and barbecue Tuesday, September 27th in the South Park area to educate the public on the value of riparian areas.

Buffalo Closer to Agreements for Water Line Easements

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Buffalo City Attorney Ben Kirven reported to the City Council last week that he is closer to completing easement agreements with landowners between the city's water treatment plant and the city limits west of town for a new water distribution line.

Bison Sports Weekend Wrap for Sept. 26

The Bison football team suffered another setback last Friday, falling to the Douglas Bearcats 27-21 on their home field.
Douglas opened scoring in the first quarter to take a 7-0 lead, but the Bison answered in the second quarter on a run by quarterback Collin Rodriguez to tie the game at 7-7. Aaron Fenner scored later in the quarter to give Buffalo a 14-7 lead at the half.

Still No Decision On Engineer From Buffalo Council

Buffalo's City Council again discussed the possibility of a joint city/county engineer position at their last meeting, but made no decision either way on the matter.

September 25th

Putting Your Garden to Bed

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Karen Nicolarsen giving a demonstration on how to divide perennials.

Serving cookies and milk on a balmy Saturday afternoon could be an enticement to take a nap, but not so, when perennial expert, Karen Nicolarsen took the floor at Landon's Greenhouse.

Hailee

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Penny Zeller visits with ten year-old fan Isabella Dickinson.

Saturday, Sheridan Stationery hosted a book signing for Sheridan author Penny Zeller. She was there promoting her novel, “Hailee” the last in the Montana Skies Trilogy, a Christian historical romance series.