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December 18th

More Than 200 Cats Seized in Casper

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More Than 200 Cats Seized in Casper

CASPER, Wyo. (AP) - More than 200 cats are in the custody of Casper authorities after being seized over the weekend.

SCSD #1 Approves Firm to Design on Bus Barn Property

CSD #1 Approves Firm to Design on Bus Barn Property (Photo by Chris Foy)

The Sheridan County School District #1 board members on Tuesday unanimously approved Odell Construction to handle design work on the former bus barn building that, in August, went up in flames.

Feds, Shoshone Tribe Oppose Northern Arapaho on Eagles

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Feds, Shoshone Tribe Oppose Northern Arapaho on Eagles (Photo courtesy of Peter Trimming)

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and the Eastern Shoshone Tribe are urging a federal judge not to reconsider his recent ruling banning the Northern Arapaho Tribe from killing bald eagles on a central Wyoming reservation.

WGFD: 'Lots of Ice Fishing Opportunities But Be Safe'

WGFD: 'Lots of Ice Fishing Opportunities But Be Safe'

There are abundant ice fishing opportunities in northeastern Wyoming for trout and other popular game fish. Most of the waters are not yet safe to fish through, but good ice is expected to form soon.

50 Years of Aging Doesn't Come Cheap

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(Photo by Ron Richter)
(Photo by Ron Richter)
(Photo by Ron Richter)
(Photo by Ron Richter)

Star Liquor in Sheridan received a bottle of Glenfiddich single malt scotch Tuesday that isn't your ordinary bottle of scotch. It's aged 50 years, and doesn't come cheap explains Danyelle Heide, General Manager of Star and T and C Liquor.

Mental Health Care Available in Every Wyoming County

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The school shootings in Connecticut have sparked a national debate about the availability of mental health care. Even though Wyoming is a frontier state, there is a mental health clinic in every county. Peak Wellness Center executive director Dr.

Sheridan County Receives Clean Audit

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Sheridan County Commissioners accepted the financial audit for 2012 during their regularly scheduled meeting Tuesday. The 98 page report showed no exceptions and was considered a “clean audit”. Commissioner Tom Ringley.

One Killed in Pickup Crash Near Hardin

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HARDIN, Mont. (AP) - A pickup went off an Interstate 90 off ramp in Hardin and down a 60 foot embankment, killing one person and injuring three others. The Montana Highway Patrol says a pickup truck with four occupants exited Interstate 90 at 9:30 a.m.

December 18th

Cowboy Carousel Kickstarter Program Underway

With their first event now under their belt, Arts Along The Bighorns will now turn their attention to their Kickstarter program to raise the necessary funds to purchase, preserve ans eventually move the historic Cowboy Carousel to the Cowboy Carousel Center in the old Beutler Building downtown.

Buffalo City Council Schedules Light Agenda For Meeting

Buffalo's City Council is scheduled to meet Tuesday afternoon and work through a very light Agenda.

The council is scheduled to discuss sewer rates and a possible increase but will take no action on the matter itself.