January 23rd, 2013

Wyoming lags behind Western GOP states on Medicaid expansion

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Wyoming lags behind Western GOP states on Medicaid expansion

By Ron Feemster - originally published January 22, 2013

Four Republican Western-state governors who originally opposed the Affordable Care Act (ACA) changed their minds in the past month and came out in favor of expanding Medicaid coverage for their neediest residents.

New Uranium Mine Proposed in NE Wyoming

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GILLETTE, Wyo. (AP) - A Colorado-based company is proposing to start a new uranium mine in Campbell County in 2015. Located about 12 miles west of Wright, the 6,000-acre Reno Creek project will be operating for 20 years with annual production of about 1.5 million pounds a year.

SHS Wrestlers Take Trophy

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Photo By: Cindy Woolston

WHP Drug Detection K-9 Scores a Hit

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(Photo Courtesy of the Wyoming Highway Patrol)

The Wyoming Highway Patrol issued a media release stating that a trooper and his drug detection K-9 seized just under 3 pounds of high grade marijuana earlier this week that was headed for Sheridan. The trooper pulled over a vehicle just outside of Casper on northbound

January 22nd

Trooper baseball player moving on in college career

Isaac Carrel

Former Sheridan Trooper baseball play Isaac Carel who is playing Junior college baseball at McCook,Nebraska gave a verbal commitment last week to play next year for Division 1 University of Tennessee Martin of the Ohio Valley Conference.


GENERALS / LADY GENERALS BASKETBALL - The Sheridan college Generals and Lady Generals play at home tonight against Casper college.

Generals Head coach Steve Smiley says tonight's match-up with the T-birds has the makings of a great basketball game.

And he says the women's game should be a great game as well so fans will really get a treat tonight at the Dome.

We will broadcast both games live for you on 87.7 FM ESPN radio the Lady Generals tip at 5:30 and the men go at 7:30.

MWC Announces New Football and Basketball Scheduling Structures

DENVER, Colo. - The Mountain West Conference today made several announcements prompted by the new 12-team football alignment and 11-institution configuration in all other sports beginning with the 2013-14 academic year.

The league’s directors of athletics formed two football divisions based upon common geographic regions and traditional rivalries, while also creating the first Mountain West football championship game.

Buffalo's Sports Complex Progressing Toward Completion

At their last meeting the Buffalo City Council was updated on various ongoing projects including the new Sports Fields Complex which is scheduled for completion this Spring.

BHNF Seeking Shared Costs On Gilead Fire Suppression

Bighorn National Forest Supervisor Bill Bass and Powder River District Ranger Mark Booth spoke with the Johnson County Commissioners at their last meeting to urge them to access the Fire Suppression Fund through the State of Wyoming for help in paying for the suppression of last summer's Gilead Fire

Savoys Coming to Buffalo

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Introducing us to a variety of music from around the world, Worlds of Music will be presenting The Savoy Family Cajun Band this Thursday-Saturday in Buffalo. Director of Worlds of Music explains.