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February 16th, 2011

Wyoming Water Supply Outlook

February, 2011 water levels in Wyoming's rivers.

The Wyoming Water Supply Outlook for February has been issued, and James Fahey is a Hydrologist with the Wyoming office of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Association, or NOAA, discusses how all the state's rivers are at 80% or well above average.

Sheridan figure skaters get back into competition this week

The Sheridan Ice Figure Skaters are gearing up to skate in The Black Hills Gold Rush Competition in Rapid City, South Dakota this weekend.

Skaters are Kairstyn Holden, Katelyn Kayser, Jessie Pattison, Catherine Winnop and Elizabeth Winnop. They are coached by Emily Emond.

The following weekend (Feb. 26) the skaters will be going to Billings, MT to compete in the 18th Annual Figure Skating Club of Billings Competition.

City Council Changes Meeting Times After Spat

Buffalo's City Council

The Buffalo City Council passed Ordinance No. 1344 on third reading to change the time of the council meetings but only after a mild spat between council members.

Bison Win Conference Championship

The Buffalo Bison Swim Team headed to the Conference Meet in Rawlins last weekend full of confidence, and apparently had good reason, coming home with the Conference Championship.
Buffalo as a team finished with 355 points, ahead of second place Douglas, Rawlins, Cheyenne South, Worland and Newcastle.

New School May Be in Buffalo's Near Future

Dr. Rod Kessler

The Board of Directors for Johnson County School District No. 1 held their regular meeting Monday night, and the board was given good news from a number of sources.

February 16th

1-A / 2-A BASKETBALL REGULAR SEASON ENDS THIS WEEK

EAGLES / LADY EAGLES BASKETBALL - The Tongue River Eagles and Lady Eagles finish up the regular season this week with Greybull and Sundance both teams sit in second place in the conference.

The youthful Lady Eagles are 13-6 overall and just picked up their biggest win of the season beating Big Horn last Friday Head coach Diane Moser.

And she says the toughness of their schedule has paid off with great late season improvement and confidence.

The Power of Renewable Energy

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Milt Geiger from the University of Wyoming

Geared towards folks interested in small renewable energy systems, over 60 people attended an informational forum called “Renewable Energy for the Farm, Ranch, and Home,” Tuesday night at Sheridan College.

Wind Tower Manufacturing Facility Coming to Wyoming

Wyoming Governor Matt Mead

At a media conference Tuesday, Wyoming Governor Matt Mead announced that Gestamp Renewables and the Worthington Energy Group, a subsidiary of Worthington Industries, Inc., will be building a wind tower manufacturing facility Wyoming.

Commissioners Approve Special Invitation

Rachel Kristiansen (left) and Elaine Kristiansen with the Second Chance Sheridan Cat Rescue.

Second Chance Sheridan Cat Rescue went before the Sheridan County Commissioners Tuesday to seek their approval to hold a spay/neuter event this spring.

Hospital Receives Radiology Equipment Donation

Sheridan Memorial Hospital Foundation Executive Director Ada Kirven

The Sheridan Memorial Hospital Foundation announced Tuesday that the hospital has received and equipment donation from Dr. Robert Stears from Billings. Hospital Foundation Executive Director Ada Kirven says that this is a very much appreciated donation.