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October 23rd, 2011

The Link-Partners in Pink Gathers Estimated $35,000

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Her day to shine, Karen Steir is one year cancer free.

Update: Hospital Foundation Director Ada Kirven said that while they are still totaling donations from Saturday's Link event, an estimated $35,000 was raised for the Welch Cancer Center.

Pet-o-Ween 2011

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Adrian, the English bulldog, masquarading as a bumblebee.

The band shell at Kendrick Park had quite a collection Saturday. There were dogs, guinea pigs, a pony and even a goat all decked out in their Halloween finery.

Raising Readers in Wyoming

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7-year-old Mallik Young enjoys some time with Winnie the Pooh.

Hundreds of parents and kids filled Sheridan Junior High Saturday, all part of the Raising Readers in Wyoming program. It was the 5th Annual Book Fest and Feast, to encourage parents to read to their kids.

Emergency Dispatch Center Phones in Johnson County Repaired

The Emergency Dispatch Center at the Johnson County Criminal Justice Center had been having problems with their phone lines since Saturday afternoon, but they are currently back up and functional.

Wright too much for Big Horn in the Title Match

The Big Horn Lady Rams kept the first game against the Lady Panthers from Wright close until Brittany Belt, belted this one over the net and past the block of Lady Rams Jadyn Mirich and Mali Wright to make the score 23 to 19. The Lady Rams then took a time out but could not bounce back as the Lady Panthers took the first game 25-21.

UW Study: Sagebrush Songbirds Decrease with More Drilling

(WY News Service) -- Songbirds populations are thinned out by increases in oil and gas drilling, that's according to a recent study at the University of Wyoming.

Coos Bay, Oregon Port Talking to Coal Shipper

COOS BAY, Ore. (AP) - The Oregon International Port of Coos Bay is talking to a company interested in shipping coal through port facilities.

Moxey-Schreiber Vet. Hospital: Tips to Keep Hunting, Working Dogs Safe

Moxy-Schreiber Veterinary Hospital recommends a few things for hunters and ranchers concerning dogs and the changing fall weather.

For the days when the weather is still warm, veterinarian Dr. Sara Schreiber says that there are some things to keep in mind.

October 22nd

Pet-O-Ween's Scariest (updated)

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To the surprise of all - and I do mean ALL - was what came out of a large black plastic container that was carried on to the stage by Kevin and Dalton Taylor with help from others. A "poodle as a python" - an 18-foot Reticulated Python named Dora is what appeared when the lid was opened.

Buffalo's Fourth Annual Pumpkin Festival Draws Hundreds

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Hundreds packed themselves into Crazy Woman Square in Buffalo Friday afternoon to celebrate Halloween a bit early by decorating their pumpkins, enjoying refreshments and participating in games.