Archive - Mar 29, 2013 - News

Meteor Lights up Wyoming Sky

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CASPER, Wyo. (AP) - A fireball of space debris brightened the sky above Wyoming on Thursday morning for a few seconds. The fireball was spotted traveling southwest to northeast at about 5:45 a.m. Witnesses described the color of the fireball as either green, blue and teal, or blue and white.

BHNF Officials Announce Prescribed Burns

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Officials with the Bighorn National Forest have announced that firefighters will begin prescribed burning over the next several weeks. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter has the details.

Ranchers, Conservationists Praise Federal Decision to Study Coal-to-China Railroad

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Ranchers, Conservationists Praise Federal Decision to Study Coal-to-China Railroad (Photo courtesy of Wikipedia)

Last week the Surface Transportation Board, an economic regulatory agency that Congress directed to resolve railroad rate and service disputes and review proposed railroad mergers, released its decision to study the impacts of the proposed Tongue River Railroad from the mine to the ports on the West

Buffalo Police Asking For Help In Storage Unit Thefts

Buffalo Police Chief Jason Carder is urging residents in and around Buffalo that have had items stolen from their storage units to contact the Police with detailed lists of items they believe have been stolen.

Sheridan County Ranks 11th for State Health

Sheridan County was recently ranked 11th out of 23 when it comes to health of its residents.

Two More Chances to See Charlie and the Gang

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The WYO Theater and Sheridan Civic Theater Guild annual joint production will wrap up this weekend with the final two performances. Stage Manager Erin Butler says that “You're a Good Man Charlie Brown: The Musical” is just what you'd expect.