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October 24th

Eastern Wyoming Redistricting Still Undecided

CHEYENNE (AP) - Redistricting boundaries of Wyoming's eastern third remain undecided in the latest tentative plan approved by a legislative panel.

YMCA After-School Program Hosting Scholarship Fundraiser Art Show

A new program at the Sheridan County YMCA, "Art For a Cause" will host its first art show to raise money for Y Kid's Scholarships this Thursday evening.

Mountain Lion Euthanized Near Sheltered Acres Park

Sheridan Game Warden Bruce Scigliano

A 115-pound 3-year-old male mountain lion was shot and killed by Sheridan Police Sunday night near Sheltered Acres Park, after Game and Fish personnel determined the animal to be a threat to public safety.

SPD Prescription Drug Takeback Day is Saturday

The Sheridan Police Department will hold another Prescription Drug Takeback Day Saturday, October 29th at Walgreens.

'Shooting from the Lip: The Life of Al Simpson' Book Signing Wednesday

Former U.S. Sen. Alan K. Simpson

Donald Loren Hardy, who was chief of staff for former Senator Alan K. Simpson, was given a 19-volume diary that the senator kept during his time in office, a resource that Hardy says he drew from heavily in writing Simpson's biography.

Food Pantry Fundraiser Raises over $1,500

Food Pantry Fundraiser Crowd

The 2nd Annual Fundraising Fiesta for the Bread of Life Food Pantry was Friday evening at the American Legion in Buffalo.

Part 4 of Gatchell/BLM Program Today at Library

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Frightfully Fun Fall Outreach, Part 4, will be this evening at the Johnson County Library in Buffalo.

Schiffer Reports to Buffalo's City Council

State Senator John Schiffer

At the request of Buffalo's City Council, State Senator John Schiffer (R-Kaycee) was at last week's council meeting to report on happenings at the state level.

October 23rd

Bill Would Allow More Rec Activities at Ski Areas on US Forest Land

U.S. Senator John Barrasso

CHEYENNE (AP) - Senator John Barrasso says the Senate has passed a bill that would allow more recreational activities at ski areas on U.S. Forest Service land.

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.