Archive - Dec 2010

December 30th

Application Deadline for STT Sporting Event Grants is Coming Up

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Sheridan Recreation District Director Richard Wright

There has been a slight change to the application deadline for next year's sporting events grants through Sheridan Travel and Tourism. Sheridan Recreation District Director Richard Wright says those interested have a little over a month to apply.

Bill to End Early Foreign Language Classes Stalls

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - A proposal to end state-mandated early foreign language instruction has stalled. The Legislature's Joint Education Interim Committee failed to sponsor the measure in a 7-7 tie vote recently.

Wildlife Tours Coming To A Basin Near You

The Buffalo Bill Historical Center's Museum of Natural History is bringing in the new year with 3 wildlife field trips. Sheridan Media's Betsy Love has the details:

Public Pulse - Thursday 12/30/10

Tim Barnes, Travis Zedstra w/Black Tooth Brewing Company / Craig Johnson, A & E "Longmire" Pilot

Miss Wyoming Heads to Miss America

Miss Wyoming 2010, Alicia Grove of Rock Springs. (Photo Courtesy Miss America Pageant)

Miss Wyoming 2010, Alicia Grove of Rock Springs, was crowned in June at the WYO Theatre in Sheridan. Next Tuesday, she'll be heading to Las Vegas to compete for the Miss America crown. She tells us what she's been doing to prepare.

QPR Training Coming in January

Four hundred by June 2012. That is the goal of the Suicide Prevention Coalition of Johnson County for those to be trained in the QPR Program. Aaron Palmer has more.

Buffalo City Projects on Hold

City projects are on hold, some because of weather, according to Buffalo City Works Director Les Hook, who reported to the Buffalo City Council earlier this month. Hook said one project on hold was paving at an intersection on West Fort Street.

December 30th

UW Cowgirls play their final tune-up tonight and begin MWC play next week

COWGIRLS BASKETBALL - The Wyoming Cowgirls will play an exhibition game tonight in coaches Joe Legerski and Gerald Mattinson's home town Rock Springs.

Legerski says since the demise of the old Cowboy and Cowgirl Shoot-out in Casper they've been talking about taking the Cowgirls out on the road to sites around the state.

Tonight's game with Western Montana is the first of many they hope to plan in the year's to come.

Year End Re-Cap — Part 2

We continue our year-end wrap-up with the year's top stories. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter takes a look at the months of May through August.

Representative Berger Talks About Working With the New Administration

Wyoming State Representative Rosie Berger

With the 2011 General Session set to begin soon in the Wyoming Legislature, things have been unusually quiet in regard to any news coming out of the Appropriations Committee.