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September 17th, 2011

Accident Closes Portion of I-90 Near Buffalo

An accident early Saturday evening closed a section of Interstate 90 just north of Buffalo. The incident occurred about 7 pm just south of the Rock Creek Exit in the eastbound lanes.

Concert Features Former Scholarship Recipients

A concert presented by former scholarship recipients of the Johnson County Arts and Humanities Council was Saturday afternoon at the Occidental Hotel in Buffalo.
Laura Kelly, piano, and Jolene Mills, violin, performed classical compositions accompanied by Jena Mills.

21-year-old Gillette Man Dies in One-Vehicle Rollover

According to a news release from the Wyoming Highway Patrol, a 21-year-old Gillette man was killed in a one-vehicle crash after being ejected from his 2002 Chevy truck when it rolled Monday, September 12th about three miles east of Gillette in Campbell County on Interstate 90.

Coach Brandon Returns to Bowling Green, This Time on Opposite Side of Field

LARAMIE (AP) - Wyoming Offensive Coordinator and
Quarterbacks Coach, Gregg Brandon, knows Bowling Green well. Bowling Green, Ohio, is where he got his first chance to be a college head football coach, and where he spent nearly one-third of his 30-year coaching career.

Sagebrush Elementary Encouraging Parent Involvement

Sagebrush Elementary principal Mike Wood stressed the importance of the new in-depth way teachers are working with students at his school, during his annual elementary update to the School District No. 2 Board of Trustees.

Wyo Residents Participate in Jury Duty Practice for Law Students

WY NEWS SERVICE --- University of Wyoming Law Students will be practicing the process of selecting jurors for a criminal trial, and Wyoming residents will participate in the staged jury selection process.

September 16th

Great Plains Gallery Opening at Ucross

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Balancing Act: Burrowing Owl, Buffalo Gap (image courtesy of Michael Forsberg)

The opening of “Great Plains - America's Lingering Wild” will take place this afternoon at the Ucross Foundation Art Gallery. The show is based on images from Photographer Michael Forsberg.

Stuck 'At the KOA', Stranded Tourists Say They Have New, More Positive Opinions of Wyoming

Lee and Broderick wearing the hats they wore for their 'At the KOA' YouTube video. (Brentwood photography)

Two stranded tourists have found an interesting way to deal with a tough situation. Stuck at the KOA campground in Sheridan, some 2,000 miles from home, the two have called on a 21st century method of raising money - viral YouTube videos.

Broncs/ Rams Win; More from Friday's Local Sports Scene

Bronc Senior Jordan Roberts ran wild in Evanston (354 yards / 4 Td's)

FOOTBALL - The Sheridan Broncs beat Evanston 42 to 35. Jordan Roberts rushed for 354 yards and four touchdowns. The Broncs are back at home next Friday when they host Rock Springs.

The Big Horn Rams go to 2-1 after shutting out Wright 31-0 Friday afternoon. The Rams play at Glenrock next week.

Both the games will be broadcast live next Friday.

The Wyoming Cowboys play at Bowling Green today; kickoff is at 10:00 on AM 1410 KWYO.

Lady Rams Rise to the Occasion and Beat Wright

After the Rams beat Wright on the football field Saturday afternoon Lady Rams Jadyn Mirich, Mail Wright and Hanneah Puckett go up on defense on the Volleyball Court and block the ball for a score while Lady Panthers Brittany Belt, Kaylin Edwards, Chambrie Lawrence and Hayden Yeradi can only watch on Saturday evening. The Lady Rams took all three sets 25-18, 25 - 21, 25 - 22.