Archive - 2017

December 29th

UW Initiates Program to Get Promising Minds into Teaching

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One could think that smart teachers would give students the best chance of success. It seems like UW agrees with that sentiment as they are aiming to create a new pipeline of future educators by connecting with promising high schoolers across the state.

Do you think President Trump had a successful first year in Office?

First Northern Bank of Wyoming
62% (498 votes)
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4% (33 votes)
Total votes: 804

Staff Changes at Sheridan County Museum

The Curator of Education position at the Sheridan County Museum oversees the educational programming efforts for the organization.

New Year’s Parties: Plan Beforehand

Over the extended Christmas weekend, the Sheridan County Sheriff’s Office was very peaceful arresting only 4 individuals. Sheriff Allen Thompson said that 4 arrests is below even an average weekend and he would like to see low numbers this weekend as well.

Investing in the Community

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Sheridan Mayor Roger Miller (Photo Ron Richter ©)

Wyoming Governor Matt Mead’s proposed budget that he unveiled to the Legislature earlier this month calls for $105 million in funding for local governments throughout the State.

The ‘Doubling Effect’ of Budget Cuts

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Wyoming Governor Matt Mead (Photo Ron Richter ©)

Many agencies in Wyoming have had to endure cuts to their budget due to a decline in State revenue from the mineral extraction industry. Sheridan Media’s Ron Richter has the details on what the Governor recently described as “the doubling effect.”

WDE Seeks Comment on Proposed Virtual Education Rules

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The Wyoming Department of Education is seeking public comment on proposed virtual education rules that establish the minimum requirements that districts must meet to provide part-time or full-time virtual education to Wyoming students.

December 29th

Wyoming News Update

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Latest Wyoming news, sports, business and entertainment.


CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — President Donald Trump's administration is rescinding proposed rules for hydraulic fracturing and other oil- and gas-drilling practices on government lands.

Cowgirls Drop MWC Opener at SDSU / Broncos Close out the Season Sunday vs KC / Bronc Hoops Looking Ahead to 2018

BRONC / LADY BRONC BASKETBALL - The Sheridan high school basketball teams will resume the season next Thursday at a tournament in Cheyenne.

The Broncs are 4-2 overall both losses were by three points against Evanston and Billings Senior.

After they closed out 2017 with a win over Casper Natrona we talked with Head coach Jeff Martini he likes how the Broncs are coming together and they needed the holiday break to get ready for the grind in January and February.