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January 24th, 2012

SCSD2 + SC = College Readiness, Stronger Workforce?

Talk of state issues in education, local trends, and new courses were followed by discussions of addressing developmental studies enrollments and possible pilot projects Monday night during a Sheridan College/Sheridan County School District 2 Joint Board Meeting.

JCSD1 Board Discusses Cloud Peak School Project

JCSD1 Board of Trustees

The Johnson County School District 1 Board of Trustees held their second meeting of January in Kaycee Monday night and received an update on where the process for building their new Cloud Peak Elementary School currently sits.

JCHC Phone Problem Fixed, Cause In Question

Johnson County Healthcare Center in Buffalo

Johnson County Healthcare Center's phone system was down most of Sunday, prompting notification from the county's Emergency Notification, or Code Red System.

NWCCD Board Approves Changes To Policy On Resources

NWCCD Board of Trustees

At their meeting in Buffalo last Thursday, the Northern Wyoming Community College District's Board of Trustees voted to approve changes in policy affecting the use of college resources.

January 24th

UPDATE: Oscar Noms Released - "Buck" Not on Final List

The Academy Awards Ceremony will be held in about a month, Sunday, February 26th, and the official nominations for the 84th annual presentation were announced this morning at 6:30, live from Los Angeles, CA.

Applications Being Accepted for Sheridan Citizen's Police Academy

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The Sheridan P.D. is taking applications for the Citizen's Police Academy.

The Sheridan Police Department has begun taking applications for the 2012 Citizen's Police Academy. The academy will be held one night a week from February 15th to May 1st.

Antelope Butte Public Meeting Tuesday in Gillette

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Members of the group working to reopen the Antelope Butte Ski Area will hold a public informational meeting Tuesday, January 24th, as they look to continue spreading the word about their efforts.

VOA Needs Help Tallying Sheridan County Homeless

Volunteers of America Northern Rockies is asking for help with a Point-In-Time Count this Wednesday that they hope will give them a snapshot of the homeless population during one day in Sheridan County.

Wildlife in Northeast Wyoming Are Faring Well This Winter

Photo Courtesy of the Wyoming G&F.

During last year's harsh winter, there was a large number of deer that died north of Gillette. Wyoming Game and Fish Information Specialist Warren Mischke explains that there were a number of elements that came together that caused the deer to die.

Yellowstone Featured in National Publication

One of the more common photo opportunities in Yellowstone, Old Faithful. (NPS photo)

Yellowstone National Park has no doubt been featured in many publications and on many television shows for its profound beauty and all of its natural wonders. The latest to feature Yellowstone is Popular Photography magazine. Park Spokesman Al Nash.