October 19th, 2011

Study: Wolves Not Necessarily Equipped to Hunt Elk

Yellowstone National Park Service photo

(WY News Service) -- A new study finds that wolves may not be as threatening to elk as some may think. The study, conducted in Yellowstone National Park, finds that the animals are not necessarily built to hunt the large animals.

October 19th

Busy Weekend for Jo Co Athletes

Buffalo and Kaycee athletes will have another busy weekend starting on Friday as the volleyball, football and swim teams all competing.
In volleyball, the 1A East Tournament will get underway in Torrington with matches at the high school and middle school.
The winner of the 9am play-in match between Glendo and Midwest will then turn around and face number one seed in the east Kaycee at noon at the high school.
Number three seed Arvada-Clearmont will play Rock River beginning at noon at the middle school.

Buffalo Council Awards Crazy Woman Square Design

Buffalo's City Council, at their Tuesday meeting, awarded the contract for the design of the Crazy Woman Square project to Hein/Bond Architects of Casper, at the request of City Planner Zach Montgomery.

Buffalo Chamber Recognizes Community Members

Angela Jarvis

Buffalo's Chamber of Commerce hosted their monthly Chamber Luncheon on Wednesday to announce the recipients of this year's awards.

Food Pantry to Host Fundraising Fiesta Friday in Buffalo

The 2nd Annual Fundraising Fiesta will be Friday in Buffalo to benefit the Bread of Life Food Pantry.



RAMS FOOTBALL - The Big Horn Rams will close out their regular season at Newcastle Friday night. You can hear the Rams regular season finale live on 95.9 FM kickoff is scheduled for 7:00.

The Rams took last week off after receiving a forfeit for the Tongue River game and Head coach Bert Dow says the timing was perfect for the rams to get some missing players back on the field.

The game at Newcastle tomorrow is for second place in the conference and a home game next week in the first round of the playoffs.

Picked your winter apples yet?

It's that time of year to pick the winter apples - that is if the deer and birds haven't beaten you to the task.

G&F Hunter Check Station Goes Well Near Buffalo

A hunter check station was conducted on Highway 16 near Buffalo earlier this week. ( Photo Courtesy of the Wyoming G&F)

A Wyoming Game and Fish hunter check station went off without a hitch earlier this week near Buffalo, as more than 300 hunters were stopped by Game and Fish personnel on Highway 16 Tuesday about a mile west of Buffalo.

Dana Avenue From 13th Street to County Road 80 to Temporarily Close

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Sheridan County Commissioner Bob Rolston

The Sheridan County Commissioners have announced that they will be closing Dana Avenue from 13th Street to County Road 80 beginning 9 am Tuesday, November 1st. The stretch of road will be closed temporarily so the County can monitor how the closure will affect the movement of traffic through this area of the community.

Governor Mead Believes States Must Lead on Energy Policy

Wyoming Governor Matt Mead

Governor Matt Mead and 16 other Republican governors sent a letter to President Obama Wednesday expressing concern about excessive regulation from his administration.