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January 19th, 2011

House Votes to Dismiss Challenge

Wyoming House District 40 Representative Jon Botten

The Wyoming House Monday rejected former Democratic state Representative Seth Carson's challenge on a vote of 42-16 he'd filed against Representative Matt Greene. After the vote, the House gave Greene a rousing standing ovation.

Photography Show Opens at Martinsen Gallery

Finding beauty in the most ordinary things, Dave Marquith stands in front of images he took of doors at the Sheridan Iron Works building. (Photo by Dennis Jacobs)

The Martinsen Gallery at Sheridan College will be the venue for an intriguing photography show, with a reception for the artist scheduled for this afternoon.

School District 1 Superintendent Search Update

District 1 Superintendent Sue Belish

At Tuesday night's School District 1 board meeting, Superintendent Sue Belish gave a brief update on the search for her replacement.

Recent Drug Bust Topic at City Council

Johnson County News Director for Sheridan Media, Aaron Palmer, has this report from Tuesday's Buffalo City Council meeting.

JC Commission Signs Agreement on Sand Creek

Years of negotiation, disagreements and possible litigation officially came to and end on Tuesday as the Johnson County Commissioners signed the agreement between the County and Sand Creek Ranch. Aaron Palmer has the story.

January 18th

Political Funding Laws Under Consideration

Revising Wyoming's campaign finance laws is on the agenda for Wyoming legislators this session. Right now, Wyoming law prohibits corporations and unions from spending directly on campaigns—and this goes against last year's U.S.

Car Hijacking Strangely Leads To Pot Bust

Three individuals were recently arrested in southern Wyoming in a peculiar case involving 170 pounds of high grade marijuana and a carjacking. Sheridan Media's Betsy Love has the details:

January 17th Dayton Council Report

Dayton Mayor Bob Wood

The Dayton Town Council met for their second regular meeting of the month Monday evening. One particular action item of which Mayor Bob Wood is proud, he tells us.

Winter Gathering to Benefit Buffalo Chamber

Buffalo Chamber of Commerce Director Angela Jarvis

The Buffalo Chamber of Commerce's Winter Gathering Fundraiser will be Sunday, January 30 at Winchester's Steakhouse in Buffalo. Chamber of Commerce Director Angela Jarvis explains what the fundraiser is for.

Buffalo City Council Preview

Buffalo Mayor Randy Dyess

Johnson County News Director for Sheridan Media, Aaron Palmer, brings us this preview for the next Buffalo City Council meeting.