Archive - Sep 29, 2015

CAST to Meet

As Sheridan Media has reported, a contract has been signed assuring the return of commercial air service to Sheridan and Johnson counties starting in November.

John Niffenegger

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John Niffenegger, 75 year old Buffalo man, passed away early Tuesday morning, September 29, 2015 at his home in Buffalo, surrounded by loved ones. Private family services will be held at a later date. Donations in Mr. Niffenegger’s memory may be made to the John Niffenegger Memorial Fund to help defray funeral expenses in care of the Harness Funeral Home at 351 N. Adams in Buffalo.

JCHC Board Approves Audit Contract, Will Meet Tonight

The Johnson County Healthcare Center's Board of Trustees, at their last regular meeting, approved the contract agreement for Tracey Jelly's Cloud Peak Accounting Firm to provide auditing services for the facility through 2018.

Tuesday 09-29-15

Public Health: Influenza Vaccine, Bobbie Spahn and Trish Thompson / Sheridan Arts Council, Ron Krickak

Exhibit Features Father, Daughter Paintings

Painting by Theodore Waddell -- Submitted Photo

An upcoming gallery show will feature the paintings of father and daughter artists. Sheridan Media’s Leslie Stratmoen has the story.

Governor to Tell Congress Endangered Species Act’s Broken

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Wyoming’s governor is appearing at the nation’s capitol this week to testify before U.S. congressional committees regarding the Endangered Species Act.

Local Airport Reopens to Commercial Flyers

Leslie Stratmoen Photo

UPDATE: Commercial air service from Sheridan to Denver has been restored. A contract with a carrier has been signed and the first ticket booked.

History Programs Include Cemetery Tours, Conversations

The history tours through the cemetery in Sheridan continue the next two Saturdays, presented by the Sheridan County Museum.

Gateway Park Public Workshop

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From left to right: Nancy Drummond, Nancy Silla, and Scott Hininger look at schematic designs of the Sheridan Gateway Park at a public workshop Monday night. (Photo by Ron Richter)

The City of Sheridan hosted the first of two public workshops Monday regarding the Sheridan Gateway Park. Sheridan Media’s Ron Richter has the story.

G&F Seeks Information on Poaching Cases

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The Wyoming Game and Fish is seeking information from the public about the wanton destruction of two deer in Sheridan County. According to a Game and Fish news release, there were two poaching incidents that occurred this past Friday evening.