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November 14th, 2014

UW Trustees Approve Tuition Increase

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The University of Wyoming Board of Trustees voted Friday to raise student tuition by 5 percent in the 2015-16 academic year, with 80 percent of the revenues generated by the increase going to faculty and staff compensation.

Climber Details Cho Oyu Ascent

Mountain climber Darren Rogers of Sheridan who we followed to the top of Cho Oyu mountain in Tibet through his emails of the excursion will be presenting a program on his trek next week at Sheridan College.

Commission Discusses Kerns Area Usage, Considers Airport Permit Fee Waiver

The Sheridan County Commission will consider a special use permit with the Wyoming Game and Fish Department for the Kerns Wildlife Habitat Management Area and a waiver of building permit fees for the Sheridan County Airport Archive Storage addition during the upcoming meeting Tuesday morning.

Should the minimum wage be increased?

First Northern Bank of Wyoming
Yes
51% (353 votes)
No
45% (313 votes)
Undecided
4% (26 votes)
Total votes: 692

Dining for Cause Comes Up Next Week

The next Dining for a Cause event is Monday at Frackelton's restaurant in downtown Sheridan.

November 13th

Wyoming News

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Latest Wyoming news, sports, business and entertainment

Big Horn / Mountain View play for the 2-A state football title Saturday / Generals at home this weekend / Pokes open their hoop season Sunday

2-A STATE FOOTBALL CHAMPIONSHIP - The Big Horn Rams will play Mountain View for the 2-A state football championship tomorrow at War Memorial stadium at 10:00.

There is no doubt the two top teams in 2-A football will go at tomorrow, Rams Head coach Michael McGuire talks about what makes the Buffaloes so tough.

The Rams offense has been high powered all season and McGuire talks about matching up with mountain view's defense.

Program Features 'Ranching on Rock Creek'

A Johnson County native will be giving a presentation at a local library on ranching in Northeast Wyoming during the early 1900s. Hannah Stepenoff has the details.

JCSD1 To Adopt Policy For Volunteer's Background Checks

Johnson County School District One's Board of Trustees adopted on first reading, a policy change that would, if passed on three readings, require background checks for some volunteers at schools.

Buffalo's Button Strut Offers Discounts For Shoppers

The second annual Buffalo Button Strut will be happening all day this Saturday at participating businesses all over town.