Archive - Feb 2012 - News

February 17th

State Representative Mike Madden Gives Update On Legislative Session

State Representative Mike Madden

State Representative Mike Madden of Buffalo said this year's Legislative Session has been surprisingly light in the number of bills that have been introduced and there have been few significant changes in the ones that have been amended.

Gatchell Museum Needs Computers, County To Investigate

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John Gavin, Director of the Jim Gatchell Museum in Buffalo, approached the county commissioners last week to seek new computers, a new server and IT support for the museum.

February 16th

Dayton Animal Ordinance Tabled on Second Reading

Dayton Bob Wood

After passing on first reading, reworking of an old ordinance that would not allow property owners to have animals on just one or two acres of land stalled at the Dayton Town Council Meeting Wednesday night. Dayton Mayor Bob Wood.

Day at the Legislature

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - Developments on the third day of the Budget Session of the 2012 Wyoming Legislature, Wed., Feb. 15, 2012 including the budget, redistricting, and education.

242lbs Marijuana Siezed in I-80 Traffic Stop

A traffic stop Tuesday on Interstate 80 resulted in an arrest and the seizure of more than 242 pounds of high grade marijuana.

Dog and Cat Shelter of Sheridan Fundraiser is Saturday

Dog and Cat Shelter of Sheridan Fundraiser is Saturday

This Saturday night at the Sheridan County Fairgrounds Exhibit Hall there'll be plenty of fun for all ages as the Dog and Cat Shelter of Sheridan will be holding one of their annual fundraisers.

Governor's Art Awards Set For Next Week

The Governor's Art Awards Ceremony will be held next week, and four groups from around the state including Dr. Seymour Thickman of Sheridan will be recognized at the 30th annual awards in Cheyenne. Governor Matt Mead.

Parents of Valentine's Baby Receive Special Gift

Danielle Bowers (right) presented David and Meggan Garwood, parents of Cillian McBride, who was born on Valentine’s Day at Sheridan Memorial Hospital, with a new infant child seat and other safety devices as part of Safe Kids of Wyoming’s Gift of a Mother’s Love Program. (Photo Courtesy of SMH)

David and Meggan Garwood of Sheridan are the new proud parents of Cillian McBride Garwood, who was born a little after midnight on Valentine's Day at Sheridan Memorial Hospital.

Senator Barrasso: Obama Budget Increases Price of Obamacare by Almost $1 Billion

U.S. Senator John Barrasso

U.S. Senator John Barrasso addressed his colleagues on the Senate floor Wednesday by offering some harsh criticism to the President's budget and the effects it will have on the health care law.

Johnson County May Need To Relocate Emergency Siren

Johnson County Commissioners

Johnson County will need to look into the possibility of relocating their emergency siren at the justice center, now that the new courtroomk facility is being added onto the existing building.