Archive - Feb 14, 2013

Sheridan College Students Participate in Ag Competition

(From left to right) Keith Klement, Shelby Baumgartner, Richard Ramsey, Tayler Wittman, Paul Ratigan, and Russell Merrill at the 2013 Society for Range Management Meeting in Oklahoma City, Okla. (Courtesy photo)

Five Sheridan College students competed in collegiate-level competitions at the 2013 Society for Range Management meeting this month and had a good showing.

Ed. Dept. Interim Director Updates District Superintendents

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Ed. Dept. Interim Director Updates District Superintendents

Wyoming Department of Education Interim Director, Jim Rose, spoke over video chat to district superintendents of Wyoming's schools on Friday. He gave an update as to what he intends to do between now and early December, when Governor Matt Mead will appoint a permanent director.

Drones in Wyoming?

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Drones in Wyoming? (Photo courtesy of Flickr user Illetirres)

A newly uncovered document from the Federal Aviation Administration shows that 81 governmental entities have requested permission to operate drones above American soil. But could they be coming to Wyoming? Sheridan Media's Chris Foy has the story.

Compelling Testimony During Day Two of Larceny Trial

The jury trial for Sheridan resident Miranda Mraz, who's charged with Felony Larceny for allegedly stealing money from the Eagles Club at 5th and Main in Sheridan on April 21 of last year continued Thursday. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter was there and has the story.

Special Meeting With Fire Districts Held in Kaycee Wednesday

A special meeting between the Johnson County Fire District No. 1 from Buffalo, Powder River Fire District from Kaycee, and the Johnson County Commissioners was held Wednesday night at the Kaycee Fire Hall.

Justice Center JPB Approves Work, Requests Funding

At their last meeting the Buffalo Johnson County Justice Center Joint Powers Board approved a bid of $5,970 for installation of power outlets in the dispatch center.
The lack of needed outlets was an oversight from construction of the facility.

Buffalo Senior Center's Annual Pie Auction Friday

This hand-made quilt will be auctioned at the Buffalo Senior Center's Pie Auction Friday.

The Buffalo Senior Center will have their annual Pie Auction this Friday at the center, but this year they will add a slight twist.

The Pie Auction will begin at 6:30pm and will feature not just pies but all kinds of baked goods, available for bidding during the auction.

SMH Welcomes Valentine's Day Baby

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The local Safe Kids Chapter is celebrating the arrival of their Valentine's Day Baby with a free car seat. Gabrielle Skye Maynard was the first baby born at Sheridan Memorial Hospital today.

Madden: Tip-Sharing is Employee Driven Initiative

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House Bill 112 has been sent back to committee for reworking due to vague language in an amendment. This essentially means the measure is off the table until next year.

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