Archive - Mar 11, 2013

Punxsutawney Phil Was Wrong, At Least This Month

Punxsutawney Phil Was Wrong, At Least This Month (Photo courtesy of Wikipedia)

Punxsutawney Phil did not see his shadow in early February, allegedly spelling the end of winter. The groundhog's been wrong before, so we talked with an expert.

USFWS to Decide Fate of the Gunnison Sage Grouse in April

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USFWS to Decide Fate of the Gunnison Sage Grouse in April (Photo courtesy of Wikipedia)

The Rocky Mountain Regional Office of the National Audubon Society, Audubon Rockies, is advocating that the United States Fish and Wildlife Service list the Gunnison Sage Grouse as an endangered species. The USFWS has an opportunity to list the bird as endangered next month.

Johnson County Approves Budget Amendment For Grant

The Johnson County Commissioners, at their last meeting, approved Chairman Delbert Eitel to sign Resolution No. 472, approving the submission of the funds to the county budget for the Multi-Hazard Mitigation Plan for Johnson County.

Buffalo Council Approves Change For Cable Service

At their last meeting the Buffalo City Council Discussed a pending new provider's agreement with Optimum Cable after a number of years extending an existing agreement.

JCHC Transition To EHR, New Attendance Mostly Positive

The Johnson County healthcare Center's Board of Trustees heard a report from staff and administration on the recent conversion to electronic health records (EHR) and a new computerized time/attendance system.

So far, they said, it has been a positive for the facility.

SCCD Continues to Work With City on Water Quality Improvements

During a Sheridan City Council work session Monday, Sheridan County Conservation District Manager Carrie Rogaczewski updated the Council on some of their projects, past, present and future.

City Updates Standard Specifications

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The City of Sheridan has updated their standard specifications, something that hasn't been done in a decade.

In Wake of Dual Disasters, Gulf Coast Recovering from Katrina and Oil Spill

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Bill Sniffin

It was a cold, brisk evening on Bourbon Street when we visited New Orleans March 2.  In fact, it was their chilliest night of the year.  We were bundled up like Wyoming people know how to do, while the locals were shivering and barely covered.


Hailey Ligocki SHE
Mali Wright SHE
Robbie Ryan SHE
Sierra Toms CAM
Dani Williams CAM
McCorra Ford CAM
Sierra Kuno CEN
Rachel Erickson EAS
Elissia Johnson EAS
Kayla Cheney EAS
Katie Kuhn LAR
Madison Legerski LAR

Sean Yeager, Sheridan

Reed Ritterbusch SHE
Dylan Daniels SHE
Cody Kelley CAM
Logan Wasson CAM
Dylan Haddix CAM
Greg Ashley CEN
Josh Fearing CEN
Ryan Cook EAS
Tyler Loose LAR
Sam Hainline LAR
Sam Feldman LAR
Isaiah Sims SOU
Kyhler Cummings SOU


Sheridan Wins Soccer Cup Bid

Sheridan Travel and Tourism executive director, Shawn Buckley, traveled to Laramie over the weekend to pitch Sheridan as the ideal location for the State Soccer Cup next year.