Archive - Jul 2018 - News

July 30th

Sheridan PD Reminds Residents Cats Must be Contained

The Sheridan Dog and Cat Shelter and Second Chance Sheridan Cat Rescue have been working on a joint Trap, Neuter, and Release program this summer in the wake of several locations in Sheridan County that have been adversely affected by cat overpopulation. Sheridan Police Lt.

Applications for HMAs Now Being Accepted

Hunters who wish to hunt in designated Hunter Management Areas must first obtain a printed permission slip specific to the area they wish to hunt in.

Candidate Forum Set for Wednesday in Dayton

Candidates that are vying for seats in this year’s Primary Election will gather at the Tongue River Valley Community Center in Dayton on Wednesday for a forum that is cosponsored by the Sheridan County Chamber of Commerce Government Affairs Committee.

July 29th

Tornado watch issued for portions of 4 states

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CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Forecasters have issued a tornado watch for portions of four states.

Wyoming biologists search for bats amid worries over disease

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POWELL, Wyo. (AP) — Wyoming wildlife biologists have mounted an emergency effort to locate and identify bat species across the state, following the discovery of a fungus that causes fatal white-nose syndrome in the animals.

Wyoming News Update

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MISSING BOY — A search is underway in the mountains of western Wyoming for a 13-year-old boy from Utah who became separated from his Boy Scout group during a backcountry hiking trip.

County OKs Estimates For Landscaping At Library

Johnson County's Commissioners approved the county library to get estimates on a landscaping issue that needs to be resolved at the facility, after Library Director Cynthia Twing explained the problem to them at their last meeting.

Paradise Guest Ranch Minor Subdivision Approved

A minor subdivision application for a portion of the Paradise Guest Ranch west of Buffalo was approved by the Johnson County Commissioners at the request of County Planner Jim Waller, who explained more about the request.

Johnson County Fair and Rodeo Events Underway

The 2018 Johnson County Fair and Rodeo began this past Saturday and will run through Sunday, August 5th at the fairgrounds and other locations around Buffalo.

A Look Back in Time: July 30, 1918

Now here's Sheridan Media's look back in time, to 100 years ago, by reporter Pat Blair as published in the Sheridan Enterprise newspaper on July 30, 1918.