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November 15th, 2013

Transportation Study Results Unveiled

Results from a study of public transportation needs in Sheridan County will be reviewed during two public meetings next week.

Expert Details Obamacare Costs, Coverage

Wyoming Insurance Commissioner Tom Hirsig -- Photo by Pat Blair

Depending on income and what plan is chosen, a Wyoming family of four could pay a little less than $7,900 a year for insurance under the Affordable Health Care Act.

Board OKs Fairgrounds Lot Improvements

The Sheridan County Fair Association Trustees approved $85,000 in improvements to the Exhibit Hall parking lot last night, including rotomilling, curb and gutter and drainage.

November 14th

First Buffalo Button Strut Saturday

Angela Jarvis

Saturday the Buffalo Chamber of Commerce and participating businesses will have the first Buffalo Button Strut, the first event to kick off the Holiday shopping season.

Commission Backs Clear Creek Grant

The Kaycee/Buffalo/Johnson County Economic Development Joint Powers Board is in the process of writing an application for a grant to begin the renovations at the old Clear Creek School Building.

Recycling Board Wants More Participation

The Buffalo/Johnson County Recycling Board wants to see more participation not only from citizens of Buffalo and Johnson County, but is pushing both city and county government to back recycling efforts.

Water Treatment Plant Upgrades Continue

In 1993, the public drinking water in Milwaukee, Wisconsin was infiltrated with cryptosporidium, a waterborne germ that causes diarrhea in humans and can be fatal in certain situations. 104 people died as a result of the contamination, and over 400,000 residents became ill.

Library Hosts Suicide Survivors Broadcast

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Thousands of people who've survived the loss of family members or friends to suicide will be connected on Saturday, November 23 during the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention's 15th annual International Survivors of Suicide Day broadcast.

UW President Resigns

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After holding an executive session that lasted most of the afternoon Thursday, the University of Wyoming Board of Trustees announced during a media conference that President Bob Sternberg has tendered his resignation. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter has the story.

UW Trustees Discuss Sternberg

The University of Wyoming Board of Trustees remain in executive session in Laramie amid dissatisfaction with new President Bob Sternberg.

The trustees were in their fifth hour of meeting behind closed doors Thursday afternoon.