April 3rd, 2013

Future of full-scale energy development in Wyoming may rely on ‘ecological currency’

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By Dustin Bleizeffer |

The private Sweetwater River Conservancy northeast of Rawlins has been spending about $1 million annually for the past several years gathering an inventory of existing natural resources for what might one day become “ecological currency”

Local Vet: Lookout for Laminitis

(photo courtesy of Wikipedia)

Sprigs of green grass are shooting up in pastures in Sheridan County, and that fact isn't lost on the horses.

MIT Estimates Sheridan's Living Wage

The Massachusetts Institute of Technology, or MIT, has released statistics for the cost of living around the nation with customized statistics for the City of Sheridan.

Wednesday 04-03-13

No Frills Theater Co. of Sheridan College / Author Dana Wyatt "Winter of the Wolf Cave"

UW Makes Wildfire Survival Guide

After last year's harrowing wildfire season in Wyoming, it's no surprise that some landowners are dreading the arrival of a dry, hot summer.

Environmentalists Threaten Suit Over Spilled Coal (Updated)

The Sierra Club announced it plans to sue railroads and coal companies in northeastern Wyoming over coal spilled in transit.

Locals say DKRW’s coal-to-gasoline plant needs more scrutiny

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By Allen Best

DKRW Advanced Fuels’ first proposed its Medicine Bow Fuel & Power coal-to-liquids complex in Carbon County about eight years ago. It’s supposed to be the first of its kind in the United States and, according to some, one of the cleanest energy plants in the world.

April 2nd


TROOPER BASEBALL - The Sheridan Troopers are going on their second week of preseason workouts at Thorne-Rider stadium and we stopped in to check how things were going.

Head coach Ben Phillips says they easing the players into their practice routine, next week they'll start preparation for the home opener on the 27th.

Student Art Display Open at Sheridan College

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Student Art Display Open at Sheridan College (Photo courtesy of Flickr user Chris Willis)

Artwork produced by Sheridan College students is currently on display through May 9 at the Martinsen Gallery in the Whitney Building of Sheridan College. A reception will be held on Wednesday, April 3 from 4 to 5:30 p.m. in gallery, where refreshments will be served.

Superintendent Kobza Responds to Civil Lawsuit Questions

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Superintendent Kobza Responds to Civil Lawsuit Questions (Photo by Chris Foy)

Sheridan Media's Chris Foy brings us this report as Sheridan County School District 1 Superintendent, Marty Kobza, responds to questions regarding a civil lawsuit in which he is named.