Archive - May 12, 2011 - News

District 1 Approves Preliminary Budget

As one school year ends, budgets discussed for the new year.

At Tuesday's Sheridan School District 1 Board meeting, Trustees accepted the preliminary budget for the next fiscal year. Anticipated revenues for 2011-2012 amount to $14,511,217, and anticipated expenditures for 2011-2012 total $14,495,677.

Council Budget Work Session: A Portion of Public Works

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City of Sheridan Public Works Director Nic Bateson

Wednesday's Sheridan City Council budget work session dealt with a portion of the City's Public Works Department.

SAWS Board Receives Preliminary Budget Numbers

SAWS Administrator and Sheridan County Public Works Director Rod Liesinger

The Sheridan Area Water Supply Joint Powers Board received the preliminary budget numbers for fiscal year 2011-2012 at their monthly meeting Wednesday night.

Governor Urges Flood Preparation

Map showing areas of potential heavy flooding this spring.

At a news conference held Wednesday, Wyoming Governor Matt Mead stressed that all citizens of the state need to be prepared for the potential of flooding this year.

Antelope Coal Submits Successful Bid at Coal Lease Sale

Antelope Coal Submits Successful Bid at Coal Lease Sale

The Bureau of Land Management Wyoming State Office announced Wednesday that Antelope Coal LLC from Gillette, submitted the qualifying high bid of $297,723,228 for the West Antelope II North Coal Tract.

Buffalo Luncheon Focuses on Mental, Holistic Health

Haley Drake

At this month's Buffalo Chamber Luncheon Wednesday, the topics were mental health and substance addiction and the stigmas attached to them; and holistic health and the hidden toxins in food and other consumer products.

Jo Co HazMat Collection Day Saturday

Clean out your homes and ranches of unwanted pesticides, paint and other such waste at the annual Hazardous Material Collection Day this Saturday at the Johnson County Fairgrounds.

Local Businesses, People Recognized By Chamber

Angela Jarvis

The Buffalo Chamber of Commerce presented local businesses and business people with framed certificates of recognition for their outstanding efforts in customer service and hospitality.