Archive - 2013 - News

September 27th

Murphy Concert Tickets Still Available

Organizers say tickets are still available for the Michael Martin Murphy concert set for Sunday at The Occidental hotel in Buffalo.

Former Teacher Freed On Rape Charge, Judge Criticized

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A former high school teacher has been released from a prison in Montana after completing a 30-day sentence for rape, handed down by a judge under fire for both the sentence and his remarks about the teen-aged victim.

Mountain Road Re-opens

BREAKING NEWS: U.S. Highway 14 is now open. News Director Leslie Stratmoen received the update from Ronda Holwell of the Wyoming Department of Transportation.

September 26th

Board Approves Employment Requests

The Johnson County School District One Board of Trustees, at this week's meeting in Kaycee, approved employment requests from the administration.

Health Care Center Receives $400K Endowment

JCHC's Sandy Ward, left, receives a $400,000 donation from the Estate of Victoria McLean. Image courtesy JCHC.

During their monthly meeting Wednesday night, the Johnson County Healthcare Center's Board of Trustees received a report from Hospital Administrator Sandy Ward, about a gift the facility received last week from the estate one of its former nursing home residents.

Buffalo Council Discusses Animal Codes, Other Legal Issues

At their last meeting the Buffalo City Council discussed with City Attorney Ben Kirven projects he is currently working on.

Organizers Gear-up For Cancer Fundraiser

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October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter has the details on an event in Sheridan that has gained plenty of momentum over the last several years.

Hill Investigation Continues

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Earlier this month we reported that the investigation of Superintendent of Public Instruction Cindy Hill was moving along slower than anticipated according to State Representat

Congresswoman Says Wyoming Wins With Helium Bill Passage

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U.S. Representative Cynthia Lummis

Congresswoman Cynthia Lummis says the passage of a helium bill is a “real win” for Wyoming because it restores part of the Abandoned Mine Lands money owed to the state and lowers royalties for soda ash.

Sheridan Elementary Receives National Honors

Congresswoman Cynthia Lummis visits with Meadowlark students about their Blue Ribbon status. (Leslie Stratmoen Photo)

Coffeen Elementary School in Sheridan is receiving national honors this week, as one of three Wyoming schools to receive a Blue Ribbon award for excellence.