March 27th, 2013

Wednesday 03-27-13

VOA Empty Bowl Fundraiser / Author C.J. Box

Riparian Setback Comment Period Open

(photo courtsey of Wikipedia)

Landowners have a little over a week left to submit their comments to the Sheridan County Commissioners regarding riparian buffer zone development.

Sandhill Crane

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Taken on Monday, March 25th

Photo by: Dave Barkan

Colorado Judge Calls on Wyoming to Decriminalize

A Former Municipal Judge in Colorado has publicly challenged Wyoming to change its laws regarding marijuana.

March 26th


SPRING BREAK ACTIVITIES - It's spring break at Sheridan high school but the school has not been abandoned this week as soccer, track, tennis and golf have been holding practices and tomorrow their will be some soccer and track and field, Sheridan high school Activities Director Don Julian.

And it won't be too long before Julian gets back into football mode with the broncs as the football program has released their off season schedule for the players and their families.

Buffalo Soccer Teams Split Against Gillette

Buffalo's boys' and girls' soccer teams took on 4A Gillette Tuesday, with the boys on the road and the girls hosting the Lady Camels.

Full Worm Moon

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By the time you rise on Wednesday the March Full Moon will have passed - the full moon is 3:27 am MDT. Native Americans kept track of the seasons by giving the month in which the full moon occurs a distinctive name. March has the distinction of being called the Full Worm Moon. As the ground starts to thaw with warming temperatures earthworms began to appear signaling the return of the robins.

Special Interest Groups and Their Impact on State Legislators

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Wyoming Senator Bruce Burns (Courtesy Photo)

When the 62nd Wyoming Legislature ended their session last month, several legislative leaders voiced their concern and displeasure on the effect that special interest groups were having on lawmakers.

WYO Theater Renovation is Underway

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(Photo by Chris Foy)

The Board of Directors for the WYO Theater in Sheridan, along with Trustees from Sheridan College have announced that deconstruction of the Perkins Building at 32 North Main Street has begun.

Sheridan College Welding Students Excel at State Competition

(Image Courtesy of Sheridan College)

Three Sheridan College welding students recently won first place during the written portion of the Skills USA Welding Fabrication State Championship Contest held at the Gillette College Technical Education Center.