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April 25th, 2012

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.

Riparian Management Open House

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AECOM Consultant Cameron Gloss (left), talks with several residents of Sheridan County at Tuesday's riparian management open house.

Sheridan County hosted the last of three public events Tuesday regarding code alternatives for riparian management within the County. The open house began with a discussion on the two options that have come to the forefront following public input from the last two workshops and from online input.

Classes On How To Protect Family Heirlooms Today

The Jim Gatchell Memorial Museum in Buffalo and the Trail End State Historic Site in Sheridan are offering classes today to teach people how to protect their family keepsakes and heirlooms.

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.

Preliminary Hearing For Buffalo Councilman Gerard Today

Buffalo City Councilman Justin Gerard's preliminary hearing is scheduled for today in Gillette, stemming from his arrest last week on charges of possession of a controlled substance with intent to distribute.

It's Humans V. Zombies at SC

(Photo courtesy of David Schulte)

In an effort to let go of stress accumulated throughout the semester, more than fifty Sheridan college students are playing a week-long, tag-like assassin game.

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.