Archive - Jun 21, 2016 - News

Fluoride In Buffalo's Water? Council Says No

Buffalo Mayor Mike Johnson

Buffalo's City Council announced at their Tuesday meeting that there will be no fluoride added to Buffalo's municipal water at least for the foreseeable future.

Board Of Equalization OK's Extension, Dismissal Of Appeals

Johnson County's Commissioners.

Johnson County's Commissioners, acting as the County's Board of Equalization (BOE), voted to dismiss one tax appeal and give an extension for another, during the commissioner's meeting Tuesday.

Kick 'Em Up Cans This Weekend At Fairgrounds

File photo by Pat Blair

The annual Kick 'Em Up Cans, a barrel-racing event, will be this Friday, Saturday and Sunday at the Johnson County Fairgrounds Arena in Buffalo.

Fair Association Adopts Budget

Sheridan County Fair Association trustees approved a budget of just under $470,000 in a meeting Tuesday night.

Ag Committee to Have Beer Garden at Fair

Clarke McClung, chairman of the Sheridan County Chamber of Commerce Ag & Natural Resources Committee, said the committee will have a beer garden at this year's Sheridan County Fair.

Grass Fire Burns Welch Recreational Area

Goose Valley firefighters responded to a grass fire Monday afternoon in the Welch Recreational Area off Decker Road.

Commissioners Approve Contract Renewal With RMAS

Sheridan County Administrative Director Renee Obermueller (Photo Ron Richter ©)

A contract between Sheridan County and Rocky Mountain Ambulance Service was approved by the Sheridan County Commissioners at their regularly scheduled meeting Tuesday.

County Awards Bid for Holloway Avenue Project

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The Sheridan County Commissioners Tuesday awarded the bid for the Holloway Avenue project to Northern Underground LLC in the amount of $1.17 million. County Engineer Ken Muller says the project is expected to begin mid July.

Arvada Man Dies in Crash Southeast of Sheridan

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A fatal crash southeast of Sheridan late Friday afternoon has resulted in the death of 60-year-old Arvada resident Donald Malli. The crash occurred at 5:00 pm on US Highway 14/16 approximately 55 miles southeast of Sheridan.

Black Bear Activity Increases in Sheridan County

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The Wyoming Game and Fish Department has recently received numerous reports of black bear activity in several locations throughout Sheridan County.