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Wyoming Bike Safety Campaign

Example showing the proper way to wear a bike helmet.

Now that the weather is getting warmer and the streets are staying clear, more and more people are getting out to enjoy bike rides. Thanks to the Wyoming Trial Lawyers Association, any child in the state who needs a bicycle helmet can get one for free.

Ayers Explains Substance Of His Speech This Week

A Federal Judge will decide if Bill Ayers can speak on the UW campus later this week.
A Federal Judge will decide if Bill Ayers can speak on the UW campus later this week.

On March 30th, officials with the University of Wyoming announced that they had canceled the William Ayers presentation scheduled for April 5th. Ayers was supposed to give a speech based on his article "Trudge Toward Freedom: Educational Research in the Public Interest."

Caucus encourages more Wyo women to run for office

The Wyoming Women's Legislative Caucus is
encouraging more women to run for elected office.
The caucus held a conference at Casper College on Friday with
seminars outlining the steps for getting into politics.

Wyo group plans horse rescue operation

A Wyoming state lawmaker says she's part
of a group planning a program to care for unwanted horses, but that some could be humanely killed as a last resort.
Republican state Rep. Sue Wallis of Recluse said Saturday the
nonprofit United Horsemen's Front would accept horses from
individuals or law-enforcement agencies.

Workforce Services Launches Wyoming’s Career Toolkit

Workforce Services launches Wyoming’s Career Toolkit
Workforce Services launches Wyoming’s Career Toolkit

The Department of Workforce Services has teamed up with Kuder Journey to offer job seekers an additional tool to assess their career path outlook…Wyoming’s Career Toolkit. The online program can assist a job seeker in finding a more defined pathway to success by evaluating their career interests.

S.C.O.P.E. Graduation Ceremony at Sheridan College

S.C.O.P.E. Graduates

There are thirteen new graduates of the Sheridan/Johnson County Opportunity Project for Education program, S.C.O.P.E for short. S.C.O.P.E. is a federally funded employment training program that works with 16 to 21-year-olds who dropped out of high school.

John Brown Escorted from Court

Outburst ends an otherwise civil arraignment in 4th Judicial District Court Thursday.

What began as a calm, respectful, rational arraignment Thursday in 4th Judicial District Court ended with the defendant shouting obscenities at the Court and threatening Judge John Fenn.

CASA Honors Tom Racette

CASA honored Tom Racette as a Champion for Children.
CASA honored Tom Racette as a Champion for Children.

Child Advocacy Services of the Big Horns held their 2nd annual Light of Hope Breakfast Friday morning at the Historic Sheridan Inn. CASA honored Tom Racette as their 2010 Champion For Children. Racette comments on being this year's recipient.

Recreation District Eyes Move To Woodland Park

Sheridan Recreation District will be moving out of the old Highland Park school soon.
Sheridan Recreation District will be moving out of the old Highland Park school soon.

The Sheridan Recreation District has been utilizing and occupying the old Highland Park School for a little over three years now. That will soon change however, as plans are to build the new Meadowlark Elementary School on the current site, meaning students at Meadowlark will relocate this fall to the old Highland Park facility.

Classical Guitar, Soprano Voice and Flute

Classical guitarist Kevin Garry will give a free recital this evening in the Sheridan College C-Tel at 7.

Fans of classical guitar will enjoy a free presentation tonight at the Sheridan College C-Tel. Classical guitarist Kevin Garry will present a recital of lyrical 20th Century works, and joining him on four Spanish- and Portuguese-influenced songs will be Soprano Karen Clift. Clift tells us how this came to be.