Archive - 2013 - News

September 6th

First Ever BBQ Fest Competition Held in Sheridan

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You couldn't mistake the smell. BBQ's fired up on a grand scale that set your mouth watering as you approached Whitney Plaza.

Governor Pushes for Growth in Tech Sector

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Wyoming Governor Matt Mead (Photo by Ron Richter)

One of Wyoming Governor Matt Mead's ongoing initiatives since taking office has been to expand the State's technology sector.

Fremont Co. Authorities Arrest 2 Teens in Homicide

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RIVERTON, Wyo. (AP) - Fremont County authorities have arrested two boys from Riverton in connection with the death of a man and the apparent beating of a woman this week. The boys, ages 15 and 16, were arrested on Thursday evening.

NEWY To Discuss Tours, Air Service Saturday In Gillette

Buffalo Mayor Randy Dyess

The Northeast Wyoming Municipal Leaders Group, or NEWY, will have their first meeting of the fall/winter season Saturday in Gillette.

Congresswoman Visits With Local Students

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Congresswoman Visits With Camden Schroth

Wyoming's Congresswoman Cynthia Lummis stopped in Sheridan Thursday afternoon to congratulate the students at Meadowlark Elementary for achieving Blue Ribbon status for excellence.

September 5th

Buffalo Council Hears Report From BPD For August

Buffalo Police Sergeant Garth Nicholas, standing in for Chief Jason Carder, gave the monthly report for August to the Buffalo City Council at their meeting Tuesday.

Johnson County Commissioners Discuss Code Red Upgrade

At their meeting Tuesday, the Johnson County Commissioners heard a report from County Emergency Management Coordinator Marilyn Connolly on a proposed update to the Code Red Notification System in the county.

Epizootic Hemorrhagic Disease Confirmed in Sheridan Region

(Photo Courtesy of the Wyoming Game and Fish)

The Wyoming Game and Fish Department has confirmed that epizootic hemorrhagic disease (EHD) is responsible for the deaths of a number of white-tailed deer and antelope in the Sheridan region this fall.

Filling the Sky With Airplanes

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(Photo by Judy Hagerott)

Airplanes of all shapes and sizes will be filling the sky over Sheridan County this weekend.

Report Shows Climate Change is Affecting Fish in Wyoming

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The climate is changing faster than fish can swim. That's the bottom line in a new report from the National Wildlife Federation about how fish are impacted when their habitat changes. N-W-F climate scientist Dr.