Archive - Jan 9, 2011

Bison sports weekend review

The Bison sports teams faired well in competition this weekend.
The No. 1-ranked Bison boys' basketball team won both of their contests, defeating third-ranked Wheatland 69-58 on the road Friday night.
Aaron Tyser had 29 points for the Bison, and Casey Esponda added 20.
Saturday the Bison hosted Thermopolis, beating the Bobcats 79-49.
Buffalo is now 8-1 overall and 4-0 in conference play.
The Lady Bison split their games, dropping a heartbreaker Friday at home 47-44 to the Lady Bulldogs from Wheatland.

Register Now for Spring Classes at SCJC

College students are heading back to school after extended holiday breaks. Aaron Palmer has this news from SCJC.

Women's AG Summit

The Johnson County Chapter of the Wyoming Cattlewomen Association is sponsoring an Ag Summit at the end of January.

The Johnson County Cattlewomen will host the Women's Agriculture Summit at the Hampton Inn in Buffalo Saturday, January 29th. Aaron Palmer has the story.

Buffalo sinks Sheridan

Buffalo's Wilbur Holt, shown here winning the 100 Meter Breaststroke, helped his team beat Sheridan 102 to 73 at a dual meet on Thursday in the Junior High Pool. The next, and last, home meet of the year for the Sheridan boys will be on February 4th. For more photos and info see: http://deerrungraphics.com/Swim/...

Rawlins Man Pleads Not Guilty in Street Stabbing

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RAWLINS, Wyo. (AP) - A 31-year-old Rawlins man accused of stabbing another man in a street fight over has pleaded not guilty of attempted murder and assault and battery. Authorities say Babby Schaper stabbed a 23-year-old man on the street on Sept.

Audio Shows Plane Struggled Before Fatal Wyoming Crash

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CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - A voice recording shows a single-engine airplane was struggling to get over Wyoming's highest mountain range in bad weather before it crashed and killed the pilot and three of his young sons. The Oct.

Exploding Pipe at Western Wyoming Rig Kills Worker

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PINEDALE, Wyo. (AP) - An exploding pipe has killed a worker at a drilling rig outside Pinedale. The Sublette County Sheriff's Office says the accident Wednesday afternoon killed 42-year-old Kyle Rooke, of Driggs, Idaho. Sheriff's officials say Rooke was severely burned.

Billings Death Investigation Nearing Completion

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BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) - The investigation into the death of a Billings man who was repeatedly shocked with a stun gun while being arrested is nearing completion. Yellowstone County Attorney Scott Twito said Friday that toxicology tests related to the Oct.