Archive - Jan 30, 2013 - News

JCHC Board OKs Moving Forward With 2018 Project Planning

The Johnson County Healthcare Center's Board of Trustees voted to approve moving forward with the planning of their next capital construction project, referred to as the 2018 Project.

BHS Students Taking Advantage of College Courses At SCJC

Many students at Buffalo High School are opting to get a number of college-level courses out of the way before they actually set foot on a college campus, thanks to courses offered through Sheridan College in Johnson County.

Gatchell Museum Hosts Focus Group On New Exhibit

On Wednesday the Jim Gatchell Memorial Museum in Buffalo hosted a number of people from the community acting as a focus group to view and give feedback on a new exhibit the museum is hoping to present this spring.

Wyo. House Defeats Domestic Partnership Bill

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CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - The Wyoming House has shot down a bill that would have allowed same-sex couples to create domestic partnerships carrying most of the legal rights of conventional marriage.

Twenty Local Students Make President's Honor Roll at Sheridan College

Twenty Local Students Make President's Honor Roll at Sheridan College

Twenty local students earned a spot on the President's Honor Roll at Sheridan College. For this achievement, these students must have maintained full-time enrollment by completing 12 or more college-level credit hours with letter grades of A or S and a semester GPA of 4.0 for every single class.

Medication Take Back Program Has Two Local Drop-Off Spots

Medication Take Back Program Has Two Local Drop-Off Spots

The Wyoming Department of Health is holding a medication take back program. Here in town, Sheridan Memorial Hospital and Sheridan County Public Health are two of the drop-off sites, but there are some important things to keep in mind before depositing your pills.

Winter Driving Tips from WYDOT

Winter weather has arrived in Northeast Wyoming, as evidenced by the handful of semi-truck accidents just on Interstate 90 between Sheridan and Buffalo Tuesday night. This weather can cause highway surfaces to be slick and unpredictable, and when you factor in poor visibility and blowing snow, driving can be dangerous. Sheridan Media's Chris Foy has more.

Power Outage Affected Some Sheridan Neighborhoods Wednesday

A representative with Montana Dakota Utilities says at approximately 3:20 p.m. Wednesday, the power went out on the 1900 block of Big Horn Avenue and in some other areas in Sheridan. Technicians with MDU were dispatched and eventually restored power a few hours later.