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January 17th, 2013

New Report Shows More Wyoming Students Eating Breakfast in School

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A report released Tuesday by the Food Research and Action Center shows that Wyoming has made improvement in making sure low-income students are getting a nutritious breakfast. Crystal FitzSimons with FRAC says the program has many benefits.

A Building for the Community

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(Photo by Ron Richter)

Sheridan Media first reported in December that Sheridan County School District Two was negotiating the sale of the old Woodland Park school in Sheridan.

January 17th

Johnson County Releases Retainage On Judicial Center

Johnson County's new Judicial Center

Johnson County's Commissioners, at their meeting Tuesday, released $400,000 in a retainage account at the request of Groathouse Construction, who built the recently-completed Judicial Center for the county.

CASA Asks Buffalo Council's Help In Finding New Home

At this week's Buffalo City Council meeting, Bobbi Walseth, Director of CASA, and Patsy Jenkins, Coordinator for Johnson County, requested helpfrom the council in finding a new facility to house the Johnson County CASA program.

Johnson County Teachers Recognized For Certification

Twelve teachers in the Johnson County School District were recently announced as Nationally-Certified Teachers and nine were recognized by the District at the Board of Trustees meeting this week.

New PRBRC Report Recommends Protecting Groundwater Resources

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New PRBRC Report Recommends Protecting Groundwater Resources

The Powder River Basin Resource Council released a report this week recommending that Wyoming legislators and industry leaders implement a series of specific actions to protect what they say are scarce and dwindling groundwater resources.

Sen. Enzi on Gun Control, Violence: "Concerned About Executive Gun Control Actions"

Sen. Enzi on Gun Control, Violence: "Every Problem Doesn't Have a Federal Solution" (Photo by Chris Foy)

Wyoming Senator Mike Enzi issued a statement Wednesday in response to President Obama's proposals to make sweeping gun control legislation. Sheridan Media's Chris Foy reports.

Chief Market Strategist, VP of D.A. Davidson Will Give Free Presentation Today

Chief Market Strategist, VP of D.A. Davidson Will Give Free Presentation Thursday

Chief Market Strategist and Vice President for investment advisement company D. A. Davidson, Fred Dickson, will be making his annual market outlook presentation in Sheridan later today. His presentation will take place at the Wyo Theater with a reception at 4:30 p.m.

SAWS Board Provides Updates on Current Projects

(Photo by Ron Richter)

At their meeting Wednesday, the Sheridan Area Water Supply Board heard an update on current projects - including upgrades to the Big Goose and Sheridan Water Treatment Plants.

Dan Coughlin, project manager for the SAWS Board, explains.

Superintendent Hill: LSO Liaison Testifies the DOE Did Not Miss Deadlines

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Wyoming State Superintendent of Public Instruction Cindy Hill (Courtesy Photo)

State Superintendent of Public Instruction Cindy Hill issued a message Wednesday that included video/audio of Legislative Service Office Liaison Ruth Sommers testifying before a joint education sub-committee in December.