March 21st, 2011

Poll Question: Federal Funding of National Public Radio

Will NPR continue to receive federal funding? It's now up to the U.S. Senate to determine.

Lawmakers in the U.S. House of Representatives made a St. Patrick's Day vote Thursday to end federal funding of National Public Radio, or NPR.

Sheridan City Council to Address Grant Applications and Rezone Request

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Sheridan Mayor Dave Kinskey

The Sheridan City Council will meet for their final meeting of March this evening, and a couple of grant applications will be addressed first and foremost says Sheridan Mayor Dave Kinskey.

Buffalo Council Approves Variance for City Water

The Buffalo City Council, at their meeting last week, approved a variance agreement to provide city water to a county resident on Fairgrounds Road.

Bison Soccer: Boys Lose, Girls Win

The Bison boys' soccer team Kicked off their 2011 season at the North Casper Soccer Complex on Friday, taking on Jackson.
The defending State Champion Bison suffered their first setback, losing 1-0 to the Broncs.
The next game for the Bison will be Tuesday when they travel to Gillette to take on the Camels.
The Bison girls began their season at home on Saturday, hosting the Kelly Walsh Lady Trojans. The game went to overtime before Buffalo finally beat Kelly Walsh 2-1.
The Lady Bison will host Gillette on Tuesday at Buffalo High School.

March 20th


LADY BRONC SOCCER - The Lady Bronc soccer team opened their season Friday with a 1-0 road win at Riverton. The Lady Broncs travel to play Rock Springs tomorrow the match will be played in Casper.

BRONC SOCCER - The Broncs opened the season with a 3-0 win against Worland Saturday at a jamboree that was a regulation game they also played two games of 20 minute halves and lost 1-0 against Riverton and ended the event with a 1-0 victory over Evanston.

Open Mic/Concert A Tad Bit Worrisome

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Paul French of "Into Eclipse."

It was the third Open Mic slash Concert hosted by the Social Factory.  Held at the Sheridan Inn Saturday night, the venue is meant as a way for local bands and other folks to showcase their talent.  Speakers and microphones are set up and audience members are given the opportunity to perform.

SHS track and field at the NC earlybird meet

Earlybird Invitational
Casper, Wyoming – Natrona County High School
Saturday March 19, 2011
No Team Scores Kept

SHS Girls Individual Results: (Top 8 Only)

800 Meter Run

5th Katie Rotellini 2:40.10

300 Meter Hurdles

2nd Claire Korpela 53.30

Shot Put

3rd McKenzie Butcher 32’ 6.50”


6th Sara Burrell 97’ 10”

4 X 400 Meter Relay

7th Kelley Hall 5:06.30
Katie Rotellini
Michelle Brown
Erin Jensik

SHS Boys Individual Results: (Top 8 Only)

800 Meter Run

4th Kyle Dietsche 2:13.50

1600 Meter Run

6th Kyle Dietsche 5:03.33

The Black and Blue Brawl

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Roller Derby Exhibition at Scotty's.

It was a push come to shove match on wheels as an exhibition match of Women’s Roller Derby came to Sheridan Saturday night.  “Scary Keri” from the Billings Roller Derby Dames gives us a basics.

The Battle for the Right PH

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Karen Nicolarsen speaking on "How to Make Wyoming's Soil Better."

The warmer weather is teasing many gardeners who are itching to get their hands in the dirt.  A few more weeks and the rush will be on to get the gardens planted and the flowers potted, but the right soil determines just how successful those plans will be.

5th Grade Rampage win tournament

The Sheridan Rampage won the 5th grade boys division of the Casper Youth Basketball Tournament on Sunday, March 20th.

Their division had 16 teams, and they defeated the Rapid City Nuggets in the championship game, 29-27.

Pictured are:

Back Row: Coach Paul Mavrakis, Drew Mavrakis, Parker Christensen, Blayne Baker, Elijah White, and Coach Mark Kirkham

Front Row: Brayden Lee, Jacob Boint, Kirby Coe-Kirkham, and Noah Erickson