Archive - Apr 19, 2016

College Board Presented with Preliminary Budget

The Northern Wyoming Community College District faces “a challenging operating environment for the next biennium.”

Board Of Health Gets Zika Virus Update

Trish Thompson

The Johnson County Board of Health met Tuesday afternoon for their regular quarterly meeting, and were updated on the latest information on the Zika Virus by Public Health Nurse Trish Thompson.

Johnson County Backs TANF Grant Applications

Representatives of the Boys and Girls Club of the Bighorns, the Buffalo Children's Center, and CASA, and Child Advocacy Services of the Bighorns, asked the Johnson County Commissioners to approve and sign their annual applications for funding through the state's TANF or Temporary Assistance For Needy Families Grant program.

Council Backs Liquor License Transfer From Golf Club

Buffalo's City Council approved a liquor license transfer from the Buffalo Golf Club back to the city at Tuesday's regular meeting.

VA Partners in Job Fair

The Sheridan VA Healthcare System is partnering with the Wyoming Department of Workforce Services and Sheridan Workforce Center to host a job fair next week.

Antelope Butte Focus of Ag Committee Program

Antelope Butte Executive Director Andrew Gast. (Photo by Pat Blair)

The executive director of the Antelope Butte Foundation talked about the ski area and future plans at Tuesday's meeting of the Ag and Natural Resources Committee.

Commissioners Approve Change in Polling Location

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Sheridan County voters in precincts 2-2 and 2-4 will have a new location to cast their ballots in this year’s Primary and General Elections.

Treasurer Gordon Remains Optimistic About State’s Financial Future

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Wyoming State Treasurer Mark Gordon (Courtesy photo)

Wyoming State Treasurer Mark Gordon says he remains optimistic about the State’s financial future despite a revenue stream from the extraction industry that is all but dried up.

Commissioners Approve TANF Grant Applications

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The Sheridan County Commissioners heard presentations at their meeting Tuesday from representatives with CASA, Big Brothers, Big Sisters, and Eagle Ridge Rehabilitation Services, regarding their applications for the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families grant.

Wanda James

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Private family services for Wanda James, 73 year old Buffalo resident who passed away Saturday, April 16th at the Amie Holt Care Center in Buffalo, will be held by her family in Willow Grove Cemetery. Donations in Wanda’s memory may be made to the Wyoming Cancer Resources Services or the Suzie Lawrence Hospice in care of the Harness Funeral Home at 351 N. Adams in Buffalo.