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December 30th

Bill to End Early Foreign Language Classes Stalls

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - A proposal to end state-mandated early foreign language instruction has stalled. The Legislature's Joint Education Interim Committee failed to sponsor the measure in a 7-7 tie vote recently.

Wildlife Tours Coming To A Basin Near You

The Buffalo Bill Historical Center's Museum of Natural History is bringing in the new year with 3 wildlife field trips. Sheridan Media's Betsy Love has the details:

Miss Wyoming Heads to Miss America

Miss Wyoming 2010, Alicia Grove of Rock Springs. (Photo Courtesy Miss America Pageant)

Miss Wyoming 2010, Alicia Grove of Rock Springs, was crowned in June at the WYO Theatre in Sheridan. Next Tuesday, she'll be heading to Las Vegas to compete for the Miss America crown. She tells us what she's been doing to prepare.

Buffalo City Projects on Hold

City projects are on hold, some because of weather, according to Buffalo City Works Director Les Hook, who reported to the Buffalo City Council earlier this month. Hook said one project on hold was paving at an intersection on West Fort Street.

QPR Training Coming in January

Four hundred by June 2012. That is the goal of the Suicide Prevention Coalition of Johnson County for those to be trained in the QPR Program. Aaron Palmer has more.

December 29th

Year End Re-Cap — Part 2

We continue our year-end wrap-up with the year's top stories. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter takes a look at the months of May through August.

Representative Berger Talks About Working With the New Administration

Wyoming State Representative Rosie Berger

With the 2011 General Session set to begin soon in the Wyoming Legislature, things have been unusually quiet in regard to any news coming out of the Appropriations Committee.

Stroll Winner Claims Her Prize

Teresa Detimore, Chris Lamb, Stacie Coe, Beth Smith

Christine or “Chris” Lamb is this year's winner of the $1,000 grand prize from the Sheridan Chamber of Commerce Christmas Stroll Button contest. She collected her prize at the Chamber on Wednesday:

Wintry Weather To Make Its Way To the Sheridan Area

A mix of wintry weather will converge on our region soon. (Coutesy Image)

A winter storm warning for parts of northeast Wyoming, including the City of Sheridan, is in effect through Friday at 6 am.

2010 Year in Review – Part 1

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This Year-End re-cap looks at January through April, 2010.

It's become our custom to take a look back at the year that was. In this segment, Sheridan Media's Mary Jo Johnson re-caps the highlights of January through April, 2010.