Archive - Mar 2013 - News

March 24th

This Week's Poll Question

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Ten years ago the United States launched the Iraq War. Saddam Hussein and his regime are long gone, but it wasn't without a price.

Buffalo's Tabb Wins Stars Of Tomorrow

Buffalo's Jeremiah Tabb performs at the Stars Of Tomorrow contest this past weekend in Buffalo.

Buffalo Kiwanis hosted the 2013 Division I and X Stars Of Tomorrow Talent Contest at Buffalo High School this past weekend.

Johnson County Library Awards LEGO Builders For Creativity

Last Friday the Johnson County Library held their awards ceremony for their annual LEGO contest and nearly 30 kids participated in and were awarded for their efforts.

Game and Fish Works to Educate Wyo. Youth on Poaching

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Game and Fish Works to Educate Wyo. Youth on Poaching

LARAMIE, Wyo. (AP) - Wyoming Game and Fish Warden Bill Haley believes that educating young people can help in limiting poaching incidents.

Haley recently distributed posters in Laramie with graphic images from two poaching incidents accompanied by information about the penalties in each case.

Wyo. Military Dept. Plans to Furlough More Than 430 Employees

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Wyo. Military Dept. Plans to Furlough More Than 430 Employees

The Wyoming Military Department announced it's planning to furlough more than 430 due to furloughs planned by the Department of Defense. The majority of affected employees work either in Cheyenne at the Joint Forces Readiness Center or with the Wyoming Air National Guard.

Homelessness in Sheridan County: Part One

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Homelessness in Sheridan County: Part One (Photo courtesy of Wikipedia)

A study recently conducted by the Volunteers of America of the Northern Rockies and the Homelessness Resource Alliance of Northeastern Wyoming found that 80 individuals within the county lacked a safe place to sleep. Sheridan Media's Chris Foy brings us part one of his series.

March 23rd

Sheridan Media Week In Review

Here's a look at the past weeks top stories from Sheridan Media News:

Monday's City Council Meeting ushered in the long-awaited 5th Street Corridor Plan. City Planning Director, Robert Briggs.

Renovated UW Clinic Offers Unique Counselor Education Experience

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(Photo Courtesy of the University of Wyoming)

The University of Wyoming has completed a major renovation to the Counselor Education Clinic in the College of Education. Clinic Director Michael Morgan says the facility provides a safe, professional environment for training future school counselors.

BHS Forensics Boasts State Champion

The Buffalo High School Forensics team traveled to Rock Springs March 14-16 for the Wyoming High School Forensics Association State (WHSFA) Tournament at Western Wyoming Community College.

March 22nd

Natrona County Woman Pleads No Contest to Poisoning Stepmom

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CASPER, Wyo. (AP) - A 19-year-old Wyoming woman accused of poisoning her stepmother with eye drops has pleaded no contest to an aggravated assault charge.

Alexis Jennings of Natrona County entered the plea Thursday in state district court.