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October 3rd, 2011

UW Looks at Raising Admissions Standards

CASPER (AP) - University of Wyoming trustees will consider raising the standards for guaranteed admission to the state's only public university. However, UW officials say the proposal wouldn't keep out students who want to attend the university.

Grizzly Killed After DNA Links it to 2nd Mauling

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) - Yellowstone National Park officials say they have killed a grizzly bear that fatally mauled a hiker after DNA evidence linked the bear to the scene of a second hiker's death.

TRMS, Elementary Participating in International Walk to School Day

Tongue River Elementary and middle school students will participate in International walk to school Day Wednesday, October 5th.

SHERIDAN COLLEGE BASKETBALL BEGINS 2011-12 SEASON

Generals head coach Steve Smiley

SHERIDAN COLLEGE HOOPS - The Sheridan college basketball teams are about four weeks out from officially starting the basketball regular season.

Practice officially got underway Saturday and Lady Generals head coach Frank McCarthy says he likes what he's seen from this year's group of players.

And it looks like depth will not be a factor this year as it has been in the last few season as it looks several players will contribute on the court this season.

Weekend Bison Sports Results

The Bison cross country team had a good showing overall at the Worland Invite September 29th.
The girls' JV team took 2nd, with strong finishes from Courtney Dyess, 5th, Kathryn Eklund, 7th, and Audryanna Carder at 10th.
The JV boys finished fifth, the varsity boys sixth and the varsity girls eighth, with the top finishers for the girls Mikki Horton at 8th and for the boys, Isaac Kiefer at 15th.
Next up for the cross country team is the Buffalo Invite at 4pm Thursday.

State Rep. Madden to Address Buffalo City Council Tuesday

State Representative Mike Madden

State Representative Mike Madden (R-Buffalo) will speak to the Buffalo City Council at their regular meeting Tuesday night.

Buffalo, Jo Co Will Review Possible Joint Engineer Tuesday

Buffalo City Planner Zach Montgomery

The Johnson County Commissioners and Buffalo City Council will review information on the proposed joint city/county engineer position at each of their meetings Tuesday.

Superintendent Hill Discusses “At-Will” Employees

Superintendent Hill Discusses “At-Will” Employees

Wyoming State Superintendent of Public Instruction Cindy Hill has certainly ruffled a few feathers with her request to make all new hires at the Wyoming Department of Education “At-Will” employees.

Sheridan City Council Awards Bid for Clearwell Project

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Sheridan City Council President John Bigelow

The Sheridan City Council barely got settled into their seats before the meeting came to an end Monday night as the meeting lasted just under 5 minutes. The Council did award the bid for the Big Goose Clearwell Project in the amount of of $2.6 million to COP Wyoming, LLC of Sheridan.

Clearmont Library Will Close for Several Days Next Week

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Clearmont Library Will Close for Several Days Next Week

The Clearmont Branch Library will be closed next Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday, October 10th through 12th, due to ongoing renovation work.