Archive - Dec 2011

December 27th

Jo Co Commission Approves Addition to Mine Permit

Smokey Wildeman
John Gibbs

Black Hills Bentonite, LLC submitted a request to the Johnson County Commissioners to add additional acreage to their existing mine permit for their Johnson County Mine site west of Kaycee.

December 27th

Coal Production and the Local Rail Yard in Sheridan

Forward Sheridan Executive Director Jay Stender

When Wyoming Governor Matt Mead was elected into office, one of his main initiatives was to maintain and expand coal production from Wyoming.

Year in Review: January, February and March

Each day this week we'll take a look back at some of the top stories that made the news for the Sheridan area in 2011. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter has more.

Governor Mead Looks Back on First Year in Office

Wyoming Governor Matt Mead

Wyoming Governor Matt Mead has been in office for almost a year and will be entering the New Year with many of the same goals he had when he took office almost a year ago.

Public Pulse - Monday 12/26/11

Motley Fool - Chris Hill

Wolf Creek, WY. Christmas Day

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Snowman near Dayton

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WDE: PAWS Rigorous, Fair

On Friday, we took a look at Wyoming's schools as they compare to other states in terms of adequate yearly progress used to track school proficiency, with help from Sheryl Lain, who's an instructional leader with the Wyoming Department of Education.

Wyoming 4-H Program Offering Trip to Mongolia

The Wyoming State 4-H Office will select 28 youth and five adults for a trip to Mongolia as a part of a 13-state Enhancing Global Perspectives in Youth exchange.

BPD: K-9 Search at BHS Turns Up No Drugs

BPD Acting Police Chief Jason Carder

Jason Carder, acting Buffalo Police Chief, reported to the Buffalo City Council at their meeting last week that a recent search of Buffalo High School had found no drugs on the premises.