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April 28th, 2014

Kaycee Boasts Top FFA Chapter, Buffalo In Top 12

Kaycee High School has been named as the #1 FFA Chapter in the State of Wyoming for 2014, and Buffalo High School made it into the Top 12.

Old Kaycee Fire Hall To Get Heating Upgrades

Kaycee's old Fire Hall will be getting an upgrade in its heating system after the Johnson County Commissioners decided to replace all four heating units in the building later this year.

Longmire Days Planning Coming Together

Angela Jarvis and Brittiny Morrison with the Buffalo Chamber of Commerce spoke to the city council at their last meeting, giving them an update on this year's Longmire Days and submitting some requests pertaining to events at the annual celebration, scheduled for July 18th, 19th and 20th.

Mountain Snowpack Continues to Be Above Average

Monday, The National Weather Service in Riverton released the latest spring snowmelt flood potential outlook for Wyoming. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter has the story.

Police Department Collects Twenty-Three Pounds of Prescription Medications

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The Sheridan Police Department once again took part in the National Drug Take Back Day over the weekend, as officers were on hand in the Walgreens parking lot to collect any unused or expired prescription medications. Sheridan Police Sgt.

Arbor Day Tree Planting at Sheridan College

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To celebrate Arbor Day this Friday, employees and students from Sheridan College will be planting between 20 and 30 trees on the front lawn of the campus between 8 and 2. The celebration is free and the public is encouraged to attend and help plant the trees.

101 Places About Wyoming for Which We Are Thankful

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Wyoming folks are not shy about talking about their favorite places in our home state.

And I am going to take that habit to an extreme in my next book, which will include photos and stories of 101 of Wyoming’s favorite places.

Program Highlights Century-Old Ranches

The administrators of the Jim Gatchell Memorial Museum in Buffalo hosted the “100-year-old Ranches of Johnson County” fundraiser and history conference at the Cowboy Carousel Center in Buffalo on Saturday. Hannah Stepenoff was there and files this report

Global Studies Program Presented in Sheridan

Three students from the University of Wyoming's Department of Global and Area Studies Program will present results of their fieldwork next month in Sheridan.

Open House Set for New Senior Housing Facility

Penrose Place, which is a new 15-unit HUD subsidized apartment complex for senior citizens, will host an open house on Friday afternoon and into the evening from 3-7, and Saturday, from 10-4.