January 12th, 2012

FDA Antibiotic Ban to Affect Wyoming Farmers and Ranchers

FDA Antibiotic Ban to Affect Wyoming Farmers and Ranchers

Farmers and ranchers in Wyoming and around the country are going to have to make some changes when it comes to treating animals with antibiotics.


The Sheridan college basketball teams played home games last night with Central Wyoming and swept two tight games.

The Lady Generals had a one point halftime lead against the Rustlers and other than an early tie score in the second half they led the rest of the way for a 72-65 win.

Sophomores Fallon Lewis and Laura Pelse led the scoring with 26 and 22 points as they go to 3-0 on conference play.

Sheridan Dominates Wrestling Meet With Buffalo

The Buffalo Bison Wrestlers hosted a dual with the Sheridan Broncs on Tuesday, and the Broncs dominated, winning the dual 59-12.
Individually, the Bison had two wins: at 106, Kyle Burton beat Braxton Cooper by pin, and at 126, Jon Land beat Derek Berretinni by pin.
The Bison will be at the Miles City, Montana Invite Friday and Saturday.
Also this week, The Bison boys and girls basketball teams will have games Friday and Saturday.
The Boys will host Rawlins on Friday, while the girls travel to Rawlins for their game.

Buffalo Council Adopts New Substance Abuse Policy

Buffalo's City Council, at their last meeting, adopted new drug and alcohol testing policy which will bring them in-line with Worker's Compensation rules. City Attorney Ben Kirven explains further.

Jo Co Sheriff Gives Report On New Justice Center Building

Buffalo/Johnson County Justice Center

Johnson County Sheriff Steve Kozisek updated the Johnson County Commissione on some issues at the new justice center building at their first meeting of the year last Tuesday.

Resolution to Quit Tobacco? Wyoming Program Offers Help

Rosie Davidson

If your New Year's Resolution was to quit smoking or to quit chewing tobacco, and you have either given up or are struggling to continue being tobacco-free, there is help through the State of Wyoming's Quit Tobacco Program.

January 11th

Public Pulse - Wednesday 01/11/12

Diane Pomerance author or "Our Rescue Dog Family Album" / Paul Ogren Peace Activist and Jewelry maker

Snowy heifers.

Photo by Stacey Ellenwood Photography

Darien Gostas blowing in support of the Lady Rams

Big Horn Pep Band trombone player, Darien Gostas, blew his way into the New Year supporting the Lady Rams basketball team who blew away the competition last week and will meet their cross-district rivals, the Tongue River Lady Eagles in Dayton on Friday at 4:30 pm.

Chamber Address: Strategic Planning

Sheridan County Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Dixie Johnson delivers the "Chamber Address" at Wednesday's Luncheon.

The first Sheridan County Chamber of Commerce monthly luncheon Wednesday focused on the accomplishments of 2011 as well as the goals for 2012.