Archive - 2013 - News

December 12th

AP News Update

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Latest Wyoming news, sports, business and entertainment:

Meteorologist Says Red Bull Project Was Thrilling

Don Day -- Ron Richter Photo

A meteorologist who provides daily weather forecasts for 70 stations throughout the state, including Sheridan Media's, gave a presentation to a local audience this week on his job as chief meteorologist for a now historic stratospheric free-fall jump.

News Director Leslie Stratmoen was there and files this report.

Hospital Celebrates Employee Partners

Tina Mediate staffed the registration table. (Photo by Pat Blair)

Three hundred employees and guests of Sheridan Memorial Hospital were treated to breakfast Wednesday morning during the hospital foundation's annual Employee Partner Celebration.

School District 1 Trustees Meet Tuesday

The school trustees for Sheridan County School District 1 are anticipating a request from the Tongue River Valley Joint Powers Board at their meeting next week.

December 11th

Recreation District Hears Promotions Proposal

Members of Sheridan County Recreation District 1 received a proposal Wednesday from a Sheridan public relations firm interested in helping the district promote plans for a proposed Big Horn
Recreation Center.

Lodge Grass School Still Closed

The Lodge Grass school that was closed earlier in the week due to a water pipe break will stay closed through the end of the week.

Johnson County School District Audit 'Clean'

The Johnson County School District One Board of Trustees got the report on their 2013 preliminary draft audit at this week's meeting, and the findings were it was a “clean report.”

Mikesell-Potts Contract Discussed, Tabled

Mikesell-Potts Recreation Area. Photo credit: johnsoncountywyoming.org

The annual contract between Johnson County and the Wyoming Game and Fish for them to perform maintenance on docks and the restrooms at the Mikesell-Potts Recreation Area at Lake DeSmet was brought up to be discussed and renewed at the commissioner's meeting this week.

St. Luke's Christmas Kids' Shoppe Saturday

St. Luke's Lutheran Church in Buffalo. photo by Aaron Palmer.

Johnson County Kids ages 4 through fourth grade will have the opportunity to shop for their families for Christmas thanks to the St. Luke's Lutheran Church's Christmas Kids Shoppe.

Winter Recreation Tips for The National Forest

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(Image courtesy of the Bighorn National Forest)

Officials with the Bighorn National Forest would like to pass on some important tips for safe winter recreation in the forest. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter has the story.