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February 15th, 2013

Speer Pleads Not Guilty to Sexual Assault

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CODY, Wyo. (AP) - A Montana man accused of kidnapping a Cody girl has pleaded not guilty to sexually assaulting her.

So where is that Wyoming health care solution?

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Guest column by Kerry Drake
Originally published at WyoFile on February 12, 2013

Enzi Advocates Constitutional Amendment

Sen. Mike Enzi is supporting the idea of a constitutional amendment requiring a balanced U.S. budget.

Cloud Peak Lands Coal Deal With Asia

Cloud Peak Energy, Inc., has contracted to ship 16 million metric tons of coal per year to Asia via a port in Washington.

February 14th

Sheridan College Students Participate in Ag Competition

(From left to right) Keith Klement, Shelby Baumgartner, Richard Ramsey, Tayler Wittman, Paul Ratigan, and Russell Merrill at the 2013 Society for Range Management Meeting in Oklahoma City, Okla. (Courtesy photo)

Five Sheridan College students competed in collegiate-level competitions at the 2013 Society for Range Management meeting this month and had a good showing.

Ed. Dept. Interim Director Updates District Superintendents

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Ed. Dept. Interim Director Updates District Superintendents

Wyoming Department of Education Interim Director, Jim Rose, spoke over video chat to district superintendents of Wyoming's schools on Friday. He gave an update as to what he intends to do between now and early December, when Governor Matt Mead will appoint a permanent director.

Drones in Wyoming?

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Drones in Wyoming? (Photo courtesy of Flickr user Illetirres)

A newly uncovered document from the Federal Aviation Administration shows that 81 governmental entities have requested permission to operate drones above American soil. But could they be coming to Wyoming? Sheridan Media's Chris Foy has the story.

Compelling Testimony During Day Two of Larceny Trial

The jury trial for Sheridan resident Miranda Mraz, who's charged with Felony Larceny for allegedly stealing money from the Eagles Club at 5th and Main in Sheridan on April 21 of last year continued Thursday. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter was there and has the story.

Special Meeting With Fire Districts Held in Kaycee Wednesday

A special meeting between the Johnson County Fire District No. 1 from Buffalo, Powder River Fire District from Kaycee, and the Johnson County Commissioners was held Wednesday night at the Kaycee Fire Hall.