Sworn into office were, from left, Dr. John Mercer, Steven Peck, Nicole Schoening and Mickey Douglas. (CWC Photo)

New CWC Board members sworn in; Lander’s Crane re-elected Board Chair

(Riverton, Wyo.) – At their monthly meeting December 10, the Central Wyoming College Board of Trustees had three new members take the public oath of office, Trustee Mickey Douglas, Trustee Steve Peck, and Trustee Dr. John Mercer. Trustee Nicole Schoening also took the oath as she is returning to the Board for another term.

Image by NOAA Climate.gov, NCDC

Probability for a white Christmas is greater than 61 percent, historic data shows

(Riverton, Wyo.) – What are the chances of having a White Christmas for the Wind River Basin this year, you ask? According to the U. S. Climate Data Center at the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) it’s between 61 and 75 percent. Northwestern Wyoming, however, has a better than 91 percent chance for at least one inch of snow on the ground for December 25th.