Archive - Feb 2014

February 28th

Supreme Court Denies Superintendent Case Rehearing

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CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - The Wyoming Supreme Court has decided not to reconsider its decision in the state superintendent of public instruction case. The court announced Friday that it denied state Attorney General Peter Michael's petition for a rehearing on a split 3-2 vote.

State Representative Gives Legislative Wrap

(Photo by Ron Richter)

We caught up this morning with Representative Rosie Berger of Big Horn as she was in the middle of a meeting with Gov. Matt Mead at the Capitol in Cheyenne.

Should school buses have cameras to catch motorists who illegally pass buses stopped to pick up or drop off students?

First Northern Bank of Wyoming
67% (469 votes)
29% (204 votes)
4% (30 votes)
Total votes: 703

Frances Gould

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Frances Gould, Sussex,Wi., formerly of Sheridan, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 26. She is survived by her husband
of 24 years, Tim, son Chris and his wife Candi, one granddaughter Jayne, her sister, Judy, brothers Dick, Dan, and

Judith F. Blakeman

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Judith F. Blakeman, 74, of Sheridan, passed away on Thursday, February 27, 2014 at the Westview Health Care Center.

Services are pending at this time.

On condolences may be written at
Kane Funeral Home has been entrusted with arrangements.

James Robert Porter

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James Robert Porter, 76, of Sheridan, passed away on Tuesday, February 25, 2014 at the Sheridan Memorial Hospital with family at his side.

Residents Check Out Lewis Bridge Rebuild

Bob Sellman, left, and Abe Martini talk about the Lewis Street Bridge rebuild plan at Thursday's meeting. (Photo by Leslie Stratmoen)

Several people stopped by the library in Sheridan Thursday night to see the plans for the reconstruction of the Lewis Street Bridge, which will change the entrance to the library, and reconfigure surrounding streets like Alger and Marion.

Local Professor Looks Forward to Artist Visit

Bird Cloud by Steve Johnson -- Photo Provided

One of Sheridan College's professors is looking forward to a special workshop and exhibition coming up next week.

College Eyes Facility Update

Sheridan College President Dr. Paul Young -- Pat Blair Photo

Northern Wyoming Community College District trustees will receive an updated master plan for Sheridan College in April, outlining needs to upgrade aging facilities.