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November 15th, 2012

Former LDCC Highlights DeSmet Lease Issues

Members of the former Lake DeSmet Counties Coalition have protested the sale of Sheridan County's sale of water rights since the proposal was first introduced for public review.

G&F Requests Amendments to DeSmet Proposal

Sheridan County Commissioner, Terry Cram, has elaborated on yesterday's meeting with the Wyoming Game and Fish Commission in Rock Springs.

PBS Offers Wyoming Perspectives of Medicare, Social Security

Tonight, PBS will broadcast a discussion with Wyoming residents regarding the future of Medicare and Social Security. Viewers are invited to call in with their questions about healthcare reform and express their opinions regarding the management of the federal programs.

November 15th

JCSD1 Updated On Feasibility Study For Clear Creek School

Johnson County School District One's Board of Trustees heard an update on the feasibility study to determine the possible uses of the Clear Creek School building once the district vacates the building later this year and moves into the new Cloud Peak School which is currently under construction.

Celebrating 50 Years

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The Best Western Sheridan Center will be celebrating half a century in the Sheridan community with an anniversary party and customer appreciation night this evening. Best Western Sale Director Nicole Pearce explains what they've all got planned.

Non-Profit Calls for Obama to Cut Out Religion From Oath of Office

Non-Profit Calls for Obama to Cut Out Religion From Oath of Office (Photo courtesy of http://www2.fbi.gov)

The Freedom from Religion Foundation, a non-profit educational organization, has sent a letter to President Obama asking him to remove any religious references from his upcoming oath of office.

Talking Turkey: Food Safety Tips for Thanksgiving

Talking Turkey: Food Safety Tips for Thanksgiving

The U.S. Center for Disease Control and Prevention reports that one-in-six Americans will come in contact with some form of food borne bacteria this year. And this is particularly relevant as Thanksgiving approaches.

General Election Results are Certified Official

General Election Results are Certified Official

The State Canvassing Board announced Wednesday that the state's election results are official.

Sheridan College President Talks Improving Student Success at Chamber Luncheon

When the Northern Wyoming Community College District Board of Trustees approved a new strategic plan for the district, one of the goals was to improve upon the percentage of students who graduate. Sheridan College President Dr.

UW Blog Receives Special Recognition

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Brett Williams and his UW blog. (Photo Courtesy of the University of Wyoming)

A blog created last year by University of Wyoming Information Technology Help Desk Manager Brett Williams has been recognized by EdTech Magazine as one of the top 50 blogs in higher education. Williams says that it's great to be recognized nationally.