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December 9th

Veterans Exhibit at Buffalo Senior Center

Korean War Veteran Leo Sanchez next to the traveling exhibit on WWII Veterans' stories.

A traveling exhibit featuring Wyoming veterans of World War II and their stories stopped in Buffalo this week, the third stop in its trip around the state. Aaron Palmer brings us the story.

December 8th

Keeping Pets Safe During the Holidays

While holiday decorations and the plethora of food that is synonymous with this time of year may add to the festive nature for many, it can, however, pose quite a threat to our pets.

Two-Vehicle Accident Claims Life of Gillette Man

A head on crash claimed the life of a Gillette man Tuesday on WYO 50. ( Photo Courtesy of the Wyoming Highway Patrol)

An accident three miles south of Gillette on WYO 50 Tuesday afternoon claimed the life of 38-year-old John Herrera of Gillette.

Sheridan Police Conduct Alcohol Compliance Checks

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Sheridan Police Sergeant Tom Henry

The Sheridan Police Department this week conducted their second of two annual alcohol compliance checks on local bars and liquor stores in the Sheridan area.

Cowboy Poetry Friday at SCJC

Sheridan College in Johnson County will host a Cowboy Poetry night this Friday at 7 pm at the SCJC campus on North Main Street in Buffalo.

Ashlea Redding is with Sheridan College; she explains what cowboy poetry is.

Buffalo City Council Awards Bid for Shop

Sheridan Media News Director for Johnson County, Aaron Palmer, has this report on the Buffalo City Council meeting.

Leveling The "Playing Field" With Fluoride?

The Sheridan Area Water Supply Board system is among the approximately 30% of national water systems that do not add fluoride to their water. This was one of the findings discussed at the SAWS Board meeting Wednesday night.

Senator Barrasso: Gift to America

Our state's beautiful Christmas Gift to America was lit Monday evening in Washington DC. (Courtesy Photo)

From an Op-Ed piece sent to media outlets Wednesday morning from Senator John Barrasso's office:

"People around the Cowboy State say we need more Wyoming in Washington. In Washington, folks can always use a reminder of Wyoming values -- honesty, integrity, independence, and a strong work ethic.

Dayton-Ranchester Rotarians Celebrate Seniors

Senior Citizens enjoy the annual Dayton-Ranchester Rotary Christmas Dinner Monday night.

Every December, the Dayton – Ranchester Rotary hosts a Christmas dinner for the senior citizens in those two communities. Monday night, says Rotarian Warren Mischke, they had a wonderful time.

December 7th

Lake DeSmet Board Not “Mixing it Up”

The Lake DeSmet Counties Coalition Joint Powers Board currently consists of both private citizens and elected county commissioners from both Sheridan and Johnson Counties.