Archive - Jan 2014

January 29th

Local Superintendent Takes State Sponsored Trip

Marty Kobza as he appeared on Public Pulse. (Photo by Leslie Stratmoen)

School superintendents from around the state are taking a fact-finding trip this week to investigate a new style of learning. News Director Leslie Stratmoen talked with one of the local school leaders to learn about the new style and what the school officials hoped to learn.

Leibach Named High School Principal

Brent Leibach - Photo Provided

A local elementary school teacher will take over the leadership at Sheridan High School.

January 28th

AP News Update

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AIR SERVICE

Another Iowa airport losing airline's service

Big weekend of Bronc Wrestling coming up / Live Generals and Cowboy hoops tonight

BRONC WRESTLING - The Bronc wrestlers will be back in action this week hosting duals with Cheyenne East and Central Friday and Laramie and Cheyenne South Saturday.

There are only three weeks left in the regular season Head coach Tyson Shatto says the Broncs are in a good place right now.

And he says the Broncs are happy to be hosting these conference duals and wrestling fans should enjoy all the action.

Tyson talks about the the team's preparation for four duals in two days.

State Of Johnson County Address Today

Johnson County Commissioners Hicks, Gibbs and Eitel

The annual State of the County Address will be given today during this month's Buffalo Chamber of Commerce luncheon at the Bozeman Trail Steakhouse.

Legislators Discuss Upcoming Session

State Senator John Schiffer

State Senator John Schiffer and State Representative Mike Madden attended this week's county commissioner's meeting to give them an update on the Legislative session set to begin next month.

New Construction Picks Up In Buffalo

Buffalo Building Inspector Toby Rhoades

Buffalo City Building Inspector Toby Rhoades reported to the city council at their last meeting that his office has received a number of plans for new construction in the last few weeks.

Superintendent Hill Ready to Get Back to Work

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Wyoming Superintendent of Public Instruction Cindy Hill (Courtesy photo)

Wyoming Superintendent of Public Instruction Cindy Hill held a news conference Tuesday in response to the Wyoming Supreme Court ruling that that the Legislature acted unconstitutionally in January of 2013 when it stripped her office of essentially all responsibility for public education.

Conservative Budget Invests in the Future

Wyoming State Representative Rosie Berger (Photo by Ron Richter)

In a little less than two weeks, Wyoming lawmakers will convene in Cheyenne for this year's budget session.

Federal Budget Removes Funding for Local Counties

The $1.1 trillion budget approved earlier this month by Congress does not include funding the payment in-lieu-of-taxes program, which is a federal program that sends payments to Western states in which much of the land is owned by the federal government and therefore can’t be taxed by local governme