Archive - Jul 2012 - News

July 24th

SAWS Puts Up Walls

Members of the Sheridan Area Water Supply board, along with notable city government officials and project coordinators, paid a visit to the Big Goose Water Treatment Plant to witness the walls of the county's new Clearwell go up.

Buffalo Council Waives Fee, Makes Proclamation

Buffalo Mayor Randy Dyess

At last week's meeting, the Buffalo City Council waived the building permit fees for Johnson County Fire District One's new storage building on their site off of North Bypass Road.

Health Fair Blood Draw Appointment Lines Open

Sheridan Memorial Hospital's annual health fair is set to kick off August 13-18, and the appointment line is officially open as of today.

Liz Cheney Slams Obama on Public Pulse

Liz Cheney joined Public Pulse Host, Kim Love, on Newstalk 930 Monday to talk politics, and expressed strong sentiments against President Barack Obama.

G&F Reports Fast Discount License Sales

The state Game and Fish Department says its leftover Wyoming big game hunting licenses went fast.

July 23rd

NWCCD Offers Second of Three Mountain Lectures

The NWCCD Spear-O-Wigwam Mountain Campus. (Photo Courtesy of Dennis Jacobs at Sheridan College)

The Northern Wyoming Community College District will be offering the second of three lecture series in the Mountain Lecture Series that are held at the Spear-O-Wigwam Mountain Campus.

No End in Sight for Hot Dry Weather

No End in Sight for Hot Dry Weather

According to the NOAA National Climatic Data Center, a much warmer month of June in the United States than what we typically experience contributed to a record-warm first half of the year and the warmest 12-month period the nation has experienced since record keeping of such statistics began in 18

Legacy Pregnancy Resource Center to Expand

Officials with the Legacy Pregnancy Resource Centerin Sheridan break ground on the site of their future expansion.

The Legacy Pregnancy Resource Center opened their doors in the fall of 2010 to offer help to those who are at risk of, or are facing an unplanned pregnancy. Monday, a groundbreaking was held at their current location of 847 Coffeen Avenue in Sheridan, as they look to expand their facility.

Statewide PAWS Results Highlight Wyoming Student Progress

The results for the statewide Proficiency Assessments for Wyoming Students (PAWS) exams were released yesterday.Every grade, except fourth, also recorded improved reading scores. And in science, every grade, except fourth, had higher scores.