Archive - 2010

December 21st

School District 1 December Report

School District 1 Business Manager Jeremy Smith

The Sheridan County School District 1 Board of Trustees held their December meeting last night in Ranchester. Trustees received an audit report from accountants with Porter, Muirhead, Cornia, an accounting firm out of Casper.

Buffalo City Council Preview

The Buffalo City Council will have their last scheduled meeting of 2010 on Tuesday at City Hall in Buffalo. Aaron Palmer has a preview.

Music Students to Give Recital

Music students from Carrington Music House will present a Christmas Recital this Thursday, December 23rd in Buffalo. Aaron Palmer has more.

"Longmire" Pilot on A & E - Part 2

Craig Johnson

Monday we reported that Sheridan / Johnson County author Craig Johnson's Walt Longmire mysteries have been picked up by the cable television network A & E. Producers are set to begin shooting a pilot series called "Longmire." Mary Jo Johnson continues her discussion with Craig about the project.

Toy Safety Checks Complicated

Lois Gibbs with the Center for Health, Environment and Justice.

WYOMING NEWS SERVICE, Cheyenne, WY – Santa's toy safety checklist has become more complicated. Choking hazards and projectile injury risks can often be identified even with a closer look, and the more common dangers in toys these days can't be seen without chemical testing and a microscope.

December 21st

2010 LOCAL SPORTS RE-CAP HEADING INTO THE HOLIDAY BREAK

BRONC / LADY BRONC BASKETBALL - The Broncs went 5-2 and the Lady Broncs 7-0 both teams will be back in action January 6th when they travel to play in a three day tournament in Riverton. they'll play Evanston, Star Valley and Riverton.

The Lady Broncs enter the break as the state's number one girls basketball team.

They were the preseason number one pick in 4-A they've held that for the last four weeks. Only one other 4-A team in unbeaten heading into the break that's Cheyenne Central.

Deer Attack is a Not So Subtle Reminder of Why Wildlife Needs to Remain in the Wild

A white tail deer similar to the one pictured here is believed to be responsible for injuring a dog in Sheridan over the weekend. (Courtesy Photo)

The Sheridan City Council approved on 3rd and final reading Monday night an ordinance making it illegal to feed certain wildlife within city limits.

Sheridan City Council to Move Forward With Fluoridation of Public Water

Wyoming Department of Health Director Dr. Brent Sherard (Courtesy Photo)

The Sheridan City Council Monday night listened to a room full of people give their opinion on fluoridating the public water system. The debate started with local dentists and physicians offering their support for the idea with an array of statistics showing the benefit of fluoridation.

Bison wrestlers looking for more wins

The Buffalo High School wrestling team is fighting hard, according to coach Jay Camino, but still struggling and looking to improve enough to post more wins.
The Bison were at Cheyenne South over the weekend to compete in the conference duals, and had mixed results.

A Very Merry Tuba Christmas

Eighty year-old Mo Campbell was the oldest member of the Tuba Christmas concert held Saturday at the Sheridan Holiday Inn.

Over thirty tuba-toting band members took center stage at the Holiday Inn atrium Saturday afternoon for Sheridan’s 11th Annual Tuba Christmas Concert.