Archive - Nov 2012 - News

November 29th

Johnson County Commission Tables Agreement With Sasol

Johnson County's Commissioners, at their last meeting, voted to table an agreement between the county and Sasol North America, Inc. for rights the company will receive as part of their purchase of M&M Ranch at Lake DeSmet.

Campbell County Memorial Hospital Seeks New CEO

Campbell County Memorial Hospital Seeks New CEO

Campbell County Memorial Hospital is seeking a new CEO. The Gillette News Record reports Bob Morasko will become a consultant to the hospital Dec. 31 and will help with the transition to a new CEO.

Gov. Mead Calls Energy Initiatives Proposed by Public "Innovative"

Gov. Mead Calls Energy Initiatives Proposed by Public "Innovative"

We previously reported that Wyoming Governor Matt Mead was asking for public input on the state's energy strategy moving forward.

UW Researchers to Explore Pacific Ocean Floor to Understand History of Earth’s Crust

The JOIDES Resolution, referred to as JR, is the research vessel that will be used to collect samples along the seafloor in the Pacific Ocean. (Photo courtesy of the University of Wyoming)

Two professors in the Geology and Geophysics Department at the University of Wyoming will soon set sail this December, but it won’t be a leisurely vacation as husband and wife.

Counterfeit $20 Bills Have Been Found in Johnson County

Counterfeit $20 bills have been found in Johnson County. (Coutesy Photo)

The Johnson County Sheriff's Office has alerted the Buffalo Chamber of Commerce that several counterfeit $20 bills have been found in the area. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter has more.

WYDOT Project Near Ranchester Wrapping Up For the Season

Earlier this month we reported on a Wyoming Department of Transportation slide repair project near Ranchester on WYO 345 at mile post 13.7.

Sheridan Rec. District to Offer Tumbling Program Early Next Year

The Board of Trustees for the Sheridan Recreation District approved a new tumbling program Wednesday that will be available in early 2013. Executive Director for the Recreation District Richard Wright.

HIV and STD Connection

According to a Wyoming Department of Heath representative, the connection between HIV infection and the presence of other sexually transmitted diseases is likely an overlooked area of HIV prevention.

NFR Hosts 2nd Annual Party Saturday

Join the Sheridan County High School Rodeo Team on Saturday, December 1st for a night of fun, prizes and friendly competition as they celebrate their second annual NFR Fantasy Party and raise money for their fall rodeo.

Buffalo City Council Updated On Various Projects

Buffalo Public Works Director Les Hook and City/County Engineer Wayne Hill updated the city council on various projects at the last council meeting.