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April 18th, 2012

EPA Wants Full Review Of Ore. Coal-Export Project

Seattle (AP) - The Environmental Protection Agency wants the Army Corps of Engineers to do a thorough review of the impacts of exporting U.S. coal through Northwest ports.

SFR to Implement Extensive Fire Preplan Program

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From left to right, Veteran’s Administration Medical Center Fire Safety Specialist Robert Mahoney, Sheridan Fire-Rescue/EMT Jerry Johnston and Sheridan Fire-Rescue Captain Greg Luhman inspect the “Fire Department Connection” that is used to supply water to an automatic fire sprinkler system. The Sheridan Fire-Rescue Department is gathering critical fire systems data on commercial buildings as part of their Fire Preplan program. (Photo Courtesy of Sheridan Fire-Rescue)

In an effort to better their response to fires, Sheridan Fire-Rescue will be expanding their Fire Preplan program to include all of the commercial buildings within the City of Sheridan. Fire Marshal Brian Songer explains.

TRACK AND FIELD / COWBOY JOE / TROOPER BASEBALL COLLEGE SIGNEE

TRACK AND FIELD - The Sheridan high school track teams hosted the "Gary Benson" Memorial Border War track meet yesterday. The Broncs Micheal Rotellini won two events with winning times in the 800 and 1600 meters.

Saturday Sheridan high school hosts the annual "Dan Hansen" track invitational events will get underway at 10:00.

SOCCER - The Bronc and Lady Bronc soccer teams have more conference action this week. The Broncs play in Laramie and Cheyenne South while the Lady Broncs host the Plainsmen and Bison.

Revenues Continue to Lag for City of Sheridan

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City of Sheridan Treasurer Jennifer Reed

It appears that it's going to be another tough budget season for the City of Sheridan as City Treasurer Jennifer Reed explains that ten months into the fiscal year, the numbers continue to be lower than last year at this time.

Cloud Peak School Breaks Ground Tuesday

Buffalo's newest school, Cloud Peak Elementary, had its official groundbreaking ceremony Tuesday afternoon at the school site at what will become 100 Conrad Street.

SC Welders To Restore Historic Trolley

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The Historic Sheridan Trolley will get a new base soon, thanks to the Sheridan College welding program. (Photo by Tracee Davis)

Sheridan County Museum boasts the last remaining historic trolley in the state, and that car will soon get needed renovations, thanks to Sheridan College.

RMI Falls Short Of Goal, Johnson County Gives More Funds

Angela Jarvis

The effort to bring the Rocky Mountain International (RMI) Roundup to Buffalo has raised the majority of the money needed to put on the event, but was still in need of $4,300 to cover expenses as of Tuesday morning.

Wild & Scenic Film Festival Tonight

The Powder River Basin Resource Council is hosting the Wild and Scenic Film Festival today at Centennial Theatre at 4:30 and 7: 15 tonight. There will be a selection of foreign and domestic independent films focused on environmental issues.

Buffalo, Johnson County Drop USDA Grant/Loan For SW Quad

Buffalo City Planner Zach Montgomery

Buffalo City Planner Zach Montgomery told the city council at their meeting Tuesday that the application for the USDA Grant/Loan for the SW Quadrant Infrastructure Project has been withdrawn.

He explains the decision.

April 17th

2012 WYOMING ALL-STAR BASKETBALL TEAM SELECTION

BOYS:
JASON MCMANAMEN – TORRINGTON (PLAYING FOR UNIV. OF WYOMING)
RILEY RYAN – SHERIDAN (PLAYING FOR BLACK HILLS STATE)
JOHN SOUNDINGSIDES – WYOMING INDIAN (UNDECIDED)
HUNTER REESE – SHERIDAN (PLAYING FOR SD SCHOOL OF MINES)
CHASE RILEY – ROCK SPRINGS (PLAYING FOR CASPER COLLEGE)
RYAN MADSEN – WHEATLAND (PLAYING FOR CASPER COLLEGE)
TAYLOR MILLAY – GLENROCK (UNDECIDED)
CODY ANDERSON – GILLETTE (UNDECIDED)
CORY PECK – NATRONA (UNDECIDED)
TIMMY BENEDICT – WRIGHT (UNDECIDED)
 
GIRLS:
CHRISTIE SCHEIL – CHEYENNE CENTRAL (RUNNING TRACK AT MONTANA STATE)