Governor Mead: Don't Examine Global Effects of Coal

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CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - Wyoming Gov. Matt Mead is asking the White House to not evaluate the effects of greenhouse gases that would be emitted by exporting U.S. coal and burning it overseas.

State Graduation Rate Drops Slightly

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According to data released by the Wyoming Department of Education, graduation rates in Wyoming dropped slightly in 2011-2012, as the graduation rate of 78.89 percent is down from the 2010-11 rate of 79.74 percent.

City Council Member Arrested for DUI

The Sheridan Police Department arrested Ward 1 City Councilwoman, Shelleen Smith, shortly after midnight Friday morning under suspicion of drunk driving.

Online Sales Tax Looks Probable

Internet shoppers are moving closer to paying sales taxes for their online purchases. But the fight is far from over.

City Council Approves Requests From Buffalo Youth Baseball

At their meeting this week, the Buffalo City Council approved a number of requests from the Buffalo Youth Baseball League.

Gov. Mead Recognizes Casper Hospital for Streamlining Records

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Gov. Mead Recognizes Wyoming Medical Center for Streamlining Records

Wyoming Governor Matt Mead recognized Casper's Wyoming Medical Center on Thursday for making the move to streamline patient health records. He says it's the first hospital in the state to take advantage of a growing partnership with MyWy Health to improve patient care.

A Preview of Free Summer Outings with the WWA

A Preview of Free Summer Outings with the WWA (Photo by Chris Foy)

The Wyoming Wilderness Association has announced there will be 18 free summer outings this year taking place all over the state.

Three Honored at Annual Keystone Awards

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(Photo by Ron Richter)

The Sheridan Senior Center presented the 3rd annual Keystone Awards Thursday evening in downtown Sheridan. Honorees Ky Dixon, Homer Scott, Jr. and Neltje were applauded for their contribution to the community during a reception at Twisted Hearts and an awards show at the WYO Theater.

Alliance for Substance Abuse Prevention to Meet April 29

Alliance for Substance Abuse Prevention to Meet April 29

The Alliance for Substance Abuse Prevention will be holding its next meeting next Monday to discuss the introduction of campaigns against underage drinking and drug abuse, as well as recent statistics related to these issues released by the state of Wyoming. Sheridan Media's Chris Foy has the story.

Sheridan Woman Receives Suspended Sentence for Felony Larceny Charge

In February of this year, a jury came back with the verdict of guilty for Sheridan resident Miranda Mraz on the charge of Felony Larceny. A sentencing hearing was held Thursday in Fourth Judicial District Court in Sheridan County. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter has the details.