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November 16th, 2011

Business Forum: Gov. Mead Wants New Ideas To Help Wyoming Lead

Gov. Matt Mead and James Wolfensohn, former World Bank president, shake hands at yesterday's Business Forum in Cheyenne. (Office of Gov. Matt Mead photo)

Governor Matt Mead's Business Forum started Tuesday and is continuing Wednesday in Cheyenne. Mead says he's committed to creating a better, more diversified business environment in the state.

Wyo. Rep. Lummis Calls for AG's Resignation

U.S. Rep. Cynthia Lummis

CHEYENNE (AP) - U.S. Rep. Cynthia Lummis has become the latest member of Congress to call on Attorney General Eric Holder to resign.

JCSD1 Hosts Final Meeting on New Intermediate School

The Johnson County School District hosted the final public meeting on the design of Buffalo's new intermediate school Tuesday night and a handful of curious citizens showed to see the design and ask a few questions.

Committee Narrows Names For New Buffalo School

The name for Buffalo's new intermediate school was narrowed from over 100 suggestions down to three by the naming committee, and the three names were announced at Monday night's school board meeting.

Indoor Arena Included in Jo Co/Buffalo Economic Study

Johnson County Commissioners

In recent weeks, the Johnson County Commissioners have discussed and looked into the possibility of an indoor arena at the Johnson County Fairgrounds.

Buffalo Council Awards Bid For Cemetery Road Project

The bid openings for the Cemetery Road Pathway Project were November 4th at City Hall, and five bids were presented for consideration.

November 15th

Memorial Hospital Recognized at Hospital Association Conference

Sheridan Memorial Hospital Quality Services Manager Lajune Bacon. (Photo Courtesy of Memorial Hospital)

Sheridan Memorial Hospital was recently presented with a 2011 Hospital commitment to Quality Award from Mountain Pacific Quality Health at the Wyoming Hospital Association's annual conference in Casper.

ReStore, Recycle, Reuse Christmas Tree Contest

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The Habitat ReStore Facility in Sheridan is having a Christmas Tree Contest.

The Habitat for Humanity of the Eastern Bighorns ReStore facility in Sheridan is having a Christmas tree contest. Habitat Executive Director Jessica Lindsley explains how the contest works.

Pritchard Speaks to SJHS

Michael Pritchard speaks to elementary students Monday morning at Sheridan Junior High School Auditorium.

Comedian and anti-bullying speaker Michael Pritchard spoke to Sheridan students Monday about putting and end to bullying at school.

Game and Fish: Wild Turkey Holiday Dinner

Gaston Osterland, age 10, with a turkey he harvested in northeast Wyoming in 2008. (G&F photo)

There are plenty of wild turkeys for hunting in the northeast Wyoming area this year, and the Sheridan Game and Fish Department reminds Sheridan County residents that turkey season is open until December 31.