Last week we reported that the City of Buffalo Police Department and Wyoming Game & Fish will be harvesting deer in the Buffalo City limits and then offering the meat to residents at no charge, as a means to diminish the growing number of nuisance deer.
WYOMING NEWS SERVICE: Casper, WY - Much of the debate about wolf recovery has focused on the number of wolves in each state. But another indicator of recovery success considered under the endangered species law is whether or not packs are interbreeding to ensure genetic diversity.
Buffalo's annual Turkey Trot fundraiser took place on Saturday, and was again a big success, if the number of participants is any indication.
Close to 100 people all donated time and money to help in raising funds for the Susie Bowling Lawrence Hospice in Buffalo.
Wyoming Superintendent of Public Instruction Jim McBride says an uptick in students' scores on this year's statewide assessment tests, which were plagued by technical problems, reveals a resilient student body.
The U.S. Forest Service is still dealing with the pine beetle epidemic in Wyoming. Laramie District ranger Larry Sandoval says he's expecting to be busy for at least another three years clearing dead and dying trees from campgrounds, roadsides, power lines and around structures in southern Wyoming.