Archive - Jul 26, 2019 - News

Bidding Process Set for Bankrupt US Coal Operator Blackjewel

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CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — A federal judge on Friday approved a bidding process for mines owned by bankrupt coal operator Blackjewel LLC. U.S. Bankruptcy Judge Frank Volk in Charleston agreed with a motion by Blackjewel on a proposal made by Bristol, Tennessee-based Contura Energy.

UW Listed Among Top Educator Preparation Programs by National Teacher Quality Book

Future teachers will be able to learn more about the University of Wyoming College of Education in a new book published by the National Council on Teacher Quality (NCTQ).

Whitney Center Jazz Orchestra Summer Tour

From Big Band Swing to the Beatles to Boomer Favorites the 2019 Summer Tour of the Whitney Center Jazz Orchestra with be roaring through the region next week. Dr.

Sheriff Recaps Busy July

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With the Fourth of July and Sheridan WYO Rodeo Week happening at the beginning of July, the Sheridan County Sheriff’s Department was busy making sure that they had a presence throughout the area.

Full Lineup of Events Saturday for Dayton Days

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The 43rd annual Dayton Days will begin later today with the Cow Pie Classic golf tournament, followed by a pet parade and movie in the park. Sheridan Media’s Ron Richter has details on the weekend lineup for the annual event.

Augmented Reality System

Researchers with the University of Wyoming teamed up with a Casper medical company to bring to market an augmented reality system that’s intended to make ultrasound-guided surgical injection procedures easier, faster and more comfortable.

Food left out causing Yellowstone black bear problems

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YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK, Wyo. (AP) — Yellowstone National Park officials urge visitors to properly store food amid a series of problems with black bears.

'Welcome to Wyoming' state line signs up for auction

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CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — The Wyoming Department of Transportation is auctioning two "Welcome to Wyoming" signs that were recently found in storage.

Wyoming News Update

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska Gov. Pete Ricketts has issued a state emergency declaration following the collapse of a major tunnel that transports water from Whalen Dam in Wyoming to Scotts Bluff County in Nebraska.

A Look Back in Time: July 26, 1919

Now here's Sheridan Media's look back in time, to 100 years ago, by reporter Pat Blair as published in the Sheridan Enterprise newspaper on July 26, 1919.