Archive - 2013 - News

April 30th

Key Findings from a Voter Survey Regarding Tech Center Bond Issue

Key Findings from a Voter Survey Regarding Tech Center Bond Issue (Photo by Chris Foy)

As we reported Monday, the NWCCD Board of Trustees voted to put a tax measure on the ballot in Sheridan County to support renovation and expansion of the tech center at Sheridan College. Sheridan Media's Chris Foy has more on the key findings from a recently completed public opinion survey regarding the bond issue.

Police Identify Pilot in Fatal Helicopter Crash

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BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) - Yellowstone County authorities have tentatively identified the pilot killed in a helicopter crash as an 81-year-old Billings man.

Adventures in Publishing - Looking Back on the Past Year of Selling Books

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 It has been awhile since we updated readers about our most amazing adventure of 2012 – the publishing of the book Wyoming’s 7 Greatest Natural Wonders.

Advocates say they want more 'stick' in workplace safety

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By Dustin Bleizeffer, WyoFile.com

Canal Road Bridge Project Delayed Due To Weather

Scott Pehringer, Johnson County Road and Bridge Supervisor, is advising the public that the Canal Road Bridge Replacement Project has been delayed due to weather this spring.
It will be necessary to extend the closure of the Canal Road Bridge until Friday, May 17th.

Legislators Explain Hill Votes

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Two local state legislators joined Public Pulse host, Kim Love, on Newstalk 930, KROE Monday to talk about their votes that essentially ousted Superintendent of Public Instruction, Cindy Hill, who was elected by Wyoming voters.

County Contracts $11K to Clean Up Private Property

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The Sheridan County Commissioners have agreed to spend $11,300 to help Shirley Weidt clean up her property.

ASAP Advocates TIPS Training

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The Alliance for Substance Abuse Prevention (ASAP) is hoping to enlist local businesses to emphasize training for employees who serve alcohol to the public.

April 29th

One Percent Committee Gives Suggestions To Buffalo Council

At their last meeting the Buffalo City Council heard a short presentation from Bob Snowden with the One Percent committee, giving their recommendations for funding to the various groups that applied for funding over the next two fiscal years.

JCHC Board Gets Good News On Recruiting Front

Physician recruiting has been an ongoing issue for the Johnson County Healthcare Center for many months, but the latest information from Hospital Administrator Sandy Ward to the Board of Trustees is finally optimistic if still guarded.