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December 16th

NWCCD Board Approves Audit Report

Chair of the NWCCD Board of Trustees, Kati Sherwood, listens to the audit report as presented by Certified Public Accountant Joni Kumor. (Photo by Chris Foy)

The Northern Wyoming Community College District's Board of Trustees unanimously approved an unqualified audit report at their most recent meeting. Joni Kumor, a Certified Public Accountant, says from her research it all looks good.

Sheridan County Fair Board Trustees Talk Indoor Arena

At their latest meeting, the Sheridan County Fair Association's Board of Trustees gave some updates about their ideas for an indoor arena. Steve Eliason, chairman of the board, says rumors have been floating around.

Sheridan Media Week In Review

Here's a look at the past week's top stories from Sheridan Media News:

An employee of the Fish and Wildlife service came under fire for pictures posted on Facebook. Chris Foy has the details.

Seattle Protests Target Coal Shipments

Hundreds of supporters and opponents of a plan to ship coal to a northwest Washington terminal gathered in Seattle for the final public hearing on the proposal.

December 16th

Winter Season in Yellowstone is Now Underway

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Yellowstone National Park is now open for the winter season as visitors are now able to travel to the park's interior roads on commercially guided snowmobiles or snowcoaches from the North, West and South entrances.

87.7 ESPN Bronco Weekend Giveaway

Sports Talk 87.7 FM would like to congratulate the winner of our Bronco Weekend Giveaway, Gini Horner!!! She and a friend will be flying down to Denver with two tickets in hand for the Denver Broncos vs. Kansas City Chiefs as well as reservations for two nights stay and spending cash.

Buffalo Children's Center Recipient Of Daniels Fund Donation

The Buffalo Children's Center is one of many recipients of over $470,000 in grants to Wyoming non-profit organizations that was recently announced by The Daniels Fund.

December 14th

Friday's Emergency Drill at Sheridan College: "Practicing is Important"

Friday's Emergency Drill at Sheridan College: "Practicing is Important" (Stock photo)

Local city and county law enforcement held an emergency management drill Friday morning at Sheridan College. Northern Wyoming Community College District Police Chief, Jason Vela, says the drill focused on a scenario involving a barricaded suspect - all to test procedures and response times to this type of crisis.

Superintendent Cindy Hill Responds to Connecticut Massacre

Superintendent Cindy Hill Responds to Connecticut Massacre (Stock photo)

Wyoming Superintendent of Public Instruction, Cindy Hill, spoke in Cheyenne Friday about the shooting tragedy in Connecticut that has claimed 26 victims, 20 of them schoolchildren.

Conservation Easement Secured for HF Bar Ranch

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The Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation and the Nature Conservancy in Wyoming have partnered to protect the HF Bar Ranch with two conservation easements totaling 2,166 acres. Leah Burgess Lands Program Manager for the Wyoming Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation.