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Author Canterbury Signs Books

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Sheridan College instructor Dr. Jacqueline Canterbury will discuss and sign her newly released book, “Birds and Birding in Wyoming's Bighorn Mountains Region,” on Wednesday, (Nov. 6), from 11:30 to 1:30 in the academic center atrium.

Superintendent Wants Graduation Mandate

Superintendent Craig Dougherty of District 2 in Sheridan said a recent meeting with state legislators was important because he had a chance to discuss upcoming bills that could effect education.

Johnson County Attorney's Report For September

Johnson County and Prosecuting Attorney Kenneth DeCock's office, during the month of September, received 40 new misdemeanor cases, eight of which were DUI's.
There are 75 cases pending in misdemeanor or Circuit Court, 35 of which are DUI's and 7 are drug-related.

Sage Grouse Group Wants Public Comment

Sage grouse. Image courtesy Wyoming Game & Fish.

The Northeast Wyoming Sage-Grouse Working Group will hold an open house to gather public comment for their Sage-Grouse Conservation Plan Addendum.

The meeting will be from 11am to 1pm Tuesday, November 5 at the Campbell County Library, located at 2101 4-J Rd in Gillette.

Quota Met, Second Wolf Hunt Area Closes

The quota in a second wolf hunt area has been met and will be closed for the remainder of the season.
“Wolf hunt area 5 has reached its quota of 3 wolves,” said Alan Dubberley, Public Information Officer for the Wyoming Game and Fish Department.

SC Students Perform Well at Discussion Contest

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Photo: (from left to Right) Chuck Holloway, Sheridan College Horticulture instructor; Jake Bare, first place, and Julia Collins, third place. Not pictured, Torrey Belus and Amelia Manual. (Picture courtesy of Sheridan College)

Sheridan College Agricultural students Jake Bare, Torrey Belus, Julia Collins and Amelia Manual traveled with their coach, Chuck Holloway to the University of Wyoming in Laramie, where they recently competed in the Wyoming Farm Bureau Collegiate Discussion Contest.

Interstates Reopen

WYDOT is re-opening many roads.

Game and Fish Announces Wolf Hunting Seasons

Wolf hunting seasons have begun in the northwest part of the state.

Hunting seasons in each wolf hunt area began October 1 and will end December 31, except for Hunt Area 12 south of Jackson, which opens October 15 and closes December 31.

Game & Fish Has New Game Warden In Kaycee

Grant Gerharter, Kaycee's newest game warden.

Grant Gerharter is the new game warden for the Wyoming Game and Fish Department in Kaycee, replacing former Kaycee game warden Kyle Lash.

UW Awarded $1.5 Million for Maternal Obesity Research

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(Photo Courtesy of the UW)

The National Institutes of Health has awarded a 1.5 million dollar grant to the University of Wyoming to study ways to reduce maternal obesity. UW Animal Science Professor Stephen Ford directs the university’s Center for the Study of Fetal Programming.

Recognizing the Signs of Depression

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Wyoming had the top suicide rate in the nation last year, and numbers earlier this year from the Wyoming Department of Health indicated that could be the story this year, too. As National Suicide Prevention Week wraps up, awareness and education will continue to be promoted throughout the year.

Hunter Education Field Day Coming October 2nd in Buffalo

The Wyoming Game and Fish Department (WGFD) will offer a Hunter Education Internet Field Day on Wednesday, October 2nd from 5:30 to 9:30 pm at the Buffalo Outdoor Shooting Site (Buffalo Trap Club) east of Buffalo on Stockyard Road.

Latest Court Proceedings Released By Jo Co Attorney

Johnson County Prosecuting Attorney Ken DeCock's office has released the latest information on recent court proceedings handled by his office.

Buffalo BLM, Honor Camp Partner For Rehab Of Mallo Trail

The Bureau of Land Management announced that the Buffalo Field Office and the Wyoming Honor Conservation Camp will be partnering for a rehabilitation project on the Mallo Trail this month.

A trail crew will begin deferred maintenance the week of September 16th-20th.

Bicyclist Killed in Crash North of Sheridan

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The Wyoming Highway Patrol has confirmed that an unknown male bicyclist was killed Sunday morning 4 miles north of Sheridan.

Fluoride The Short Version

Some folks think fluoride should not be added to the drinking water because it is a poison and I respect their choice to not drink the water. However, the plain truth is that, everything is a poison! It is the concentration that matters.

LeAnn Rimes Cancels Tonight's Sheridan Show Due to Flu

LeAnn Rimes Cancels Tonight's Sheridan Show Due to Flu

Country music star LeAnn Rimes announced Thursday night she's cancelling her show in Sheridan due to the flu. The Trails End Concert Park is having a free concert tonight that's open to everyone featuring the bands Jagertown and Asphalt Cowby.

WYDOT to Host Public Meeting Next Monday

WYDOT to Host Public Meeting Next Monday

Wyoming Department of Transportation officials will be hosting a public meeting on Monday, August 26 to discuss possible changes to WYDOT’s specific signing program.

Caesar Arrives at Sheridan College

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(from left to right): Caesar replica builder, Michael Holland, SC Geology Museum supervising volunteer, Bill Matteson and former student, who named Caesar, Jessica McClelland hold the replicated skull before carrying it into the new Edward A. Whitney Academic Center at Sheridan College. (Photo Courtesy of Sheridan College)

The installation of the replicated skeleton of Caesar the Allosaurus began at Sheridan College Monday. Caesar will greet visitors and students from the second floor of the new Edward A. Whitney Academic Center.

Two Brothers Busted in Sheridan for Methamphetamine Manufacture

Two Brothers Busted in Sheridan for Methamphetamine Manufacture (Photo courtesy of Wikimedia Commons)

On Monday, the Northeast Enforcement Team, with the assistance of the Sheridan County Sheriff’s Office, arrested two brothers, Joseph M. Reeson and Jonathan M. Reeson, for Unlawful Manufacture of a Controlled Substance/Methamphetamine and Delivery of a Controlled Substance/Methamphetamine.