Archive - Nov 2018 - News

November 30th

Remember the Grinch! And Chocolate!

“Santa, don't forget the Grinch,” says Cindy Lou Who. “I know he's mean and hairy and smelly, and his hands are cold and clammy, but I think he's kinda... sweet.”

Santa Will be at Ace Christmas Party Saturday

Santa will be posing for photos, and there will be more special fun for kids at the Ace Christmas Party from 11 am to 2 pm Saturday. Cheryl Hahne, Assistant Store Manager, tells about the plans:

Laumann to Talk About Pioneer Park Zoo

Pioneer Park and what was once the largest zoo in Wyoming will be the focus of Helen Laumann's Conversations in History this month.

Ground Broken on New UW Science Facility

The University of Wyoming recently broke ground on one of their biggest undertakings in history, the long awaited Science Initiative facility which will contain a 200 seat active learning classroom, along with state of the art research and laboratory space.

Community Game Nights at the Fulmer Well Received

In September, the Sheridan County Library System launched a new program to get the community off of their screens and interacting with others.

Chamber Legislative Forum Tuesday

With the Wyoming Legislature set to reconvene shortly after the New Year begins, it is time again for the local legislators to hear from the community through the Sheridan County Chamber of Commerce Legislative Forum.

November 29th

UW Receives National Campus Suicide Prevention Grant

The University of Wyoming is among 19 colleges and universities in the country that have been awarded the Garrett Lee Smith Campus Suicide Prevention grant.

Grant to Help Children Affected by Opioid Epidemic Awarded to UW Program

The Wyoming Institute for Disabilities (WIND) at the University of Wyoming recently received an Administration on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (AIDD) grant to address the opioid crisis.

Wyoming teacher denies assaulting ex-wife

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CASPER, Wyo. (AP) — A Wyoming second-grade teacher who was arrested at school has pleaded not guilty to misdemeanor charges that allege he backed into his ex-wife with a pickup truck and previously kicked her, breaking her ribs.

Kellan Holbrook of Casper entered his pleas Tuesday.

Police report: Wyoming football player trapped hotel worker

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LARAMIE, Wyo. (AP) — A police report alleges that suspended University of Wyoming defensive tackle Youhanna Ghaifan tried to kiss a hotel employee after trapping her against a wall inside a Colorado hotel room.