Archive - May 2013 - News

May 28th

Budget Main Focus Of Jo Co Commission Work Session

The Johnson County Commissioners held a work session Tuesday, focusing mainly on budgets submitted by department heads.

Tuesday morning the commissioners discussed the budgets of Treasurer Carla Faircloth, Sheriff Steve Kozisek and Planner Rob Yingling.

Results From The 2013 Lake DeSmet Fishing Derby

The three-day Memorial Day Weekend Buffalo Lion's Club Lake DeSmet Fishing Derby wrapped up on Monday, and was a big success again in this, it's 30th year, according to Lion's Club Chairman Keith Neustel.

WDH Issues Caution About Public Pool Germs

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The Wyoming Department of Health officials say the state's rates of Recreational Water Illnesses (RWI) are three times higher than the national average.

Donald Rumsfeld Opens Up on Public Pulse

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Former Secretary of Defense for the Bush Administration, Donald Rumsfeld, joined Public Pulse host, Kim Love, on Newstalk 930, KROE Tuesday morning.

Decreased DUI Limit Gets Mixed Reaction

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The National Transportation Safety Board's recommendation for states to lower their blood-alcohol limit for drunken drivers is getting mixed reviews in Wyoming.

Pervasive Child Exploitation Brings Workshop to Sheridan

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The Families and Friends Fighting Against Child Sexual Assault (FACSA) Foundation is coming to Sheridan next weekend to provide a free, educational seminar at the Sheridan County Fulmer Public Library to empower the community to take a stand against the expl

A Springtime Road Tour of Wyoming

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Bill Sniffin
Perhaps it was the dust blowing off where water used to be in Boysen Reservoir during a downpour that typified what spring means in Wyoming.
 

May 27th

A Sea of Blue Caps and Gowns

A Sea of Blue Caps and Gowns (Photos by Chris Foy)

Schools across Sheridan County held commencement ceremonies on Sunday afternoon. Sheridan Media's Chris Foy was at Sheridan High School and has the story.

Memorial Day Ceremonies at Sheridan College

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Monday, at Sheridan College's Veterans Plaza, a Memorial Day ceremony was held and Sheridan Media's Judy Hagerott was there and brings us this story.

Buffalo Council Forgives Lien Against Occidental

The Buffalo City Council voted to forgive liens against the Occidental Hotel property stemming from CDBG grants that were awarded to them a number of years ago for economic development at the property.