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UW Enrollment for Fall Nearly 13,000

LARAMIE (AP) - For the second year in a row, fall
enrollment at the University of Wyoming campus is at nearly 13,000 students.

Sheridan County Schools on Meeting No Child Left Behind Requirements

President George W. Bush signs into law the No Child Left Behind Act at a school in 2002 at a school in Ohio. (US. Dept. Education photo)

President Barack Obama announced last week that he plans to offer waivers providing relief to the large number of schools that anticipate having trouble meeting high standards of the No Child Left Behind Act.

3+8 Teacher to Teacher

Wyoming Superintendent of Public Instruction CIndy Hill

Wyoming State Superintendent of Public Instruction Cindy Hill is spending a couple of days in Sheridan as part of the Wyoming Department of Education's 3+8 Teacher to Teacher initiative that focuses on improving literacy.

Drug Bust Nets Almost $200k Worth of Meth in Sheridan

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Drug Bust Nets Almost $200k Worth of Meth in Sheridan

Earlier this week members of the Sheridan County Sheriff's Office, United Stated Drug Enforcement Agency and the Wyoming Division of Criminal Investigation's Central Enforcement Team and Northeast Enforcement Team arrested four individuals in Sheridan for Conspiracy to Deliver and Delivery of Methamphetamine.

Fall Black Bear Areas 3-4 Closed

(Wyoming Game and Fish Department photo)

Fall black bear hunt areas 3-4 in the Big Horns closed for the season Thursday, September 29th after the fall quota of three sows was reached, according to the Wyoming Game and Fish Department.

Steamroller + SUV = DWUI

Photo sent in by Timothy Soule of Sheridan

A 32-year-old Sheridan woman was arrested for DWUI and then transported to Sheridan Memorial Hospital after crashing her Trail Blazer into a parked steamroller Thursday night in Sheridan on Val Vista street.

Martha Hansen Dies at 97

CHEYENNE (AP) - Martha Hansen, the widow of former Wyoming Senator Clifford Hansen and grandmother of Governor Matt Mead, has died. She was 97. Mead announced Hansen's death, saying she died Thursday at the family ranch in Jackson.

Jo Co Hosts Public Meetings on Zoning

The P&Z public meeting Thursday night at BHS

The Johnson County Planning and Zoning Commission hosted two public meetings Wednesday in Kaycee and Thursday in Buffalo to gather comments, opinions and input on the proposed zoning regulations they have worked more than two years compiling.

Flu Vaccines Available in Jo Co, Clinics Scheduled

Ann Jarvis, Jo Co Public Health Nurse

It is flu season again, and the Johnson County Public Health Office wants to let everyone know the vaccines are available and clinics have been scheduled for the next few weeks.

Crazy Woman Square Design Proposal Opening Today

Buffalo City Planner Zach Montgomery

Requests for Proposals for the design of Crazy Woman Square in Buffalo are due and will be opened today at Buffalo's City Hall.