Archive - Apr 2012

April 25th

Fighting the Culture of Alcohol in Sheridan

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Fighting the Culture of Alcohol in Sheridan

The Alliance for Substance Abuse Prevention hosted a town hall meeting Tuesday night in the C-Tel room at Sheridan College. It was all about engaging community members to think in new ways about the culture of alcohol in our community.

Arrest Made in Connection with Incident at Sheridan Eagles Club

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Arrest Made in Connection with Incident at Sheridan Eagles Club

There have been new developments regarding the incident that took place last Saturday morning at the Eagles Club at 5th and Main in Sheridan. Sheridan Police Lt. Chris Dahmke gives us the latest.

North Sheridan Interchange EA Complete

WYDOT Public Involvement Specialist Ronda Holwell

The Wyoming Department of Transportation in conjunction with the Federal Highway Administration have announced that they have completed an Environmental Assessment on the proposed improvements to Interstate 90, North Main Street, and the relocation of the North Sheridan Interchange.

Doing What Painted Turtles Do Best

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Doing what painted turtles do best - basking on logs in shallow, slow-moving water - is exactly what this turtle was doing when observed on a pond just east of Big Horn. For more on Chrysemys picta ssp.

Gerard's Preliminary Hearing Postponed

Buffalo City Councilman Justin Gerard did not appear in court as scheduled Wednesday because a continuance in his case has been filed.

April 24th

UW HOOPS AND THE NEW MWC / SHS SOCCER NUMBER #1 THIS WEEK

Cowboy Basketball Coach Larry Shyatt

COWBOY JOE CLUB - We have more today from Monday's Wyoming Cowboy Joe club visit to Sheridan as we hear from Cowboy basketball coach Larry Shyatt and more from Athletics Director Tom Burman.

The Cowboy basketball team more than doubled their win total this past season as Larry Shyatt returned to the university to take over the Men's basketball program.

In 2009 ans 2010 the Pokes won a total of 20 games combined Shyatt led them to 21 victories this past season and got them into the college basketball invitation tournament.

The Rise of Prescription Drug Abuse

Prescription drug abuse continues to be an ever growing problem nationally and locally.

Tuesday we told you about National Prescription Drug Take Back Day, which Sheridan will be taking part in this Saturday in the Walgreen's parking lot from 10 am to 2 pm. Today we'll talk a little bit about how big of a problem prescription drug abuse has become.

Sheridan's Gender Wage Gap Among Worst

For every dollar made by a man in Sheridan County, women make 61 cents.

Women in Sheridan County make 61 cents to every dollar earned by men, which is slightly below the Wyoming statewide average of 64 cents.

Johnson County Library's Art In Bloom Now Through May 9

One of the decorated plates for this year's auction to benefit the children's summer reading program at the Johnson County Library.

The fourth annual Art In Bloom Fundraiser for the Johnson County Library is in full swing and bids on the silent auction items will be taken through May 9th.

Bids Opened On Crazy Woman Square Revitalization Project

Buffalo City Planner Zach Montgomery

Buffalo City Planner Zach Montgomery hosted the bid opening for the Crazy Woman Square Revitalization Project Tuesday afternoon at Buffalo's City Hall, reviewing the three seperate bids received.