Archive - 2011 - News

January 10th

Wyo Legislators Condemn Attack on Giffords

Both Wyoming's U.S. Representative Cynthia Lummis and Wyoming's U.S. Senator John Barrasso released public statements condemning the attack on Arizona Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords.

Poll Question: Teacher Employment Law

Education issues will be at the forefront of the 2011 Wyoming Legislative Session, and one of the pieces of legislation deals with legislation on the “Continuing Contract” status for teachers.

Carbon Monoxide Poison Prevention

Startling news from the Nebraska Regional Poison Center was released late last week, indicating that since the holidays, five different states have reported ten deaths from carbon monoxide poisoning.

Knitting Scarves For Monkeys (with Colds)

You may have seen some recent Robitussin commercials featuring a furry orange orangutan or a fluffy chimpanzee. What you may not have realized is these ads have a local connection. Sheridan Media's Betsy Love has the story:

January 10th

D-3 Deficiencies Popping Up Locally

Clinical labs all over the country are seeing a dramatic increase in Vitamin D testing. Not only are many people turning out to be D-deficient, but recent research is showing there may be many other health benefits from upping your Vitamin D levels.

Improvements are Being Made at the Sheridan County Fairgrounds

Several projects at the Sheridan County Fairgrounds have recently been completed. Those entering the fairgrounds from 5th Street will notice quite a change when navigating the road through the fairgrounds.

Register Now for Spring Classes at SCJC

College students are heading back to school after extended holiday breaks. Aaron Palmer has this news from SCJC.

Women's AG Summit

The Johnson County Cattlewomen will host the Women's Agriculture Summit at the Hampton Inn in Buffalo Saturday, January 29th. Aaron Palmer has the story.

Billings Death Investigation Nearing Completion

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BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) - The investigation into the death of a Billings man who was repeatedly shocked with a stun gun while being arrested is nearing completion. Yellowstone County Attorney Scott Twito said Friday that toxicology tests related to the Oct.

Rawlins Man Pleads Not Guilty in Street Stabbing

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RAWLINS, Wyo. (AP) - A 31-year-old Rawlins man accused of stabbing another man in a street fight over has pleaded not guilty of attempted murder and assault and battery. Authorities say Babby Schaper stabbed a 23-year-old man on the street on Sept.