Archive - Nov 16, 2012

Suspect in Cody Abduction Waives Preliminary Hearing

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CODY, Wyo. (AP) - A Montana man charged with kidnapping and sexually assaulting an 11-year-old girl from Cody, Wyo., has waived a preliminary hearing. Jesse P. Speer is being held on a $2 million bond on charges of kidnapping, aggravated assault and using a gun in the commission of a felony.

Mead Blasts Feds for Ducking Health Questions

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Wyoming Governor Matt Mead (Courtesy Photo)

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - Gov. Matt Mead says he's concerned that the U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services has declined to answer his repeated letters asking for information about how the state is supposed to implement the federal health care reform law.

Decker Coal Announces Mass Layoff

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The Decker Coal Company has announced that they'll conduct a mass layoff at the Decker Coal Mine beginning early next year. Between January 16th and March 15th of 2013, 75 employees will be laid off permanently.

International Survivors of Suicide Day is Saturday

The Sheridan County Suicide Prevention Coalition is hosting a broadcast in observance of International Survivors of Suicide Day Saturday at the Sheridan Fulmer Public Library.

Was it the right decision for General Petraeus to resign as Director of the CIA?

The Bank of Sheridan
Yes
60% (301 votes)
No
35% (175 votes)
Undecided
5% (24 votes)
Total votes: 500

Committee Votes To Raise Hunting License Fees

A legislative committee has voted to sponsor legislation that would raise fees for dozens of hunting and fishing licenses for both residents and non-residents.

JCSD1 'Financially Sound, Very Clean' Says Auditor

At their regular meeting this week, the Johnson County School District One Board of Trustees got the audit report from Roxy Skogen with Lovelett, Skogen and Associates CPAs from Casper.

POKES WIN BACK IN ACTION TONIGHT WITH THE COWGIRLS / LADY BRONC HOOPS AND MORE TOURNAMENT PLAY FOR SC

COWBOY BASKETBALL - The Wyoming basketball Cowboys are 3-0 after beating South Dakota 71-51 Thursday night.

They continue play tonight in their tournament against Southern university you can hear the game live on KWYO and 87.7 FM pregame will start at 7:30 with tip at 8:00 as the second game of our college basketball double header tonight

COWGIRL BASKETBALL - The Cowgirls play Denver University at 5:00 the Pokes game will follow the Cowgirls pregame show will start at 5:30 on KWYO and 87.7 FM.

Current Events Discussion at the Senior Center

The Sheridan Senior Center will host a current events discussion this afternoon where anyone from the public can discuss global and national issues. State Representative John Patton will moderate the discussion.