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August 22nd, 2014

Franklin Wins Steak Cook-Off

Frackelton's General Manager Dave Youngren, left, presented the check to top prize winner Chad Franklin for the steak cook-off. (Photo by Gene Sturlin)

Chad Franklin of the PO News Team was the winner of the Sixth Annual Blue Ribbon Steak Cook-off held Thursday.

UPDATE: Peanut Butter Recall

UPDATE: A food manufacturing company called nSpired Natural Foods is voluntarily recalling certain retail lots of almond and peanut butters released under the brand names of Arrowhead Mills and MaraNatha, because of the threat of salmonella contamination.

WYO Theater Hires Executive Director

Gerard Gibbs

The WYO Theater in Sheridan has a new executive director. According to a release, his name is Gerard Gibbs.

Air Service Topic of Discussion

The county-owned airport in Sheridan may still receive federal funding without making the passenger quota, if the Wyoming congressional delegation comes through.

August 21st

UW Program Expands Health Care

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A new doctoral degree program in nursing at the University of Wyoming is aimed at providing students with the skills to profoundly change health care delivery in Wyoming.

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Deadline for For Board Nominations Coming Up

The Primary election may be over, but officials with the Johnson County Clerk's Office want to let the public know that those who wish to fill out nomination applications for various boards and districts within the county must do so before Monday, August 25th.

City Grants Utility Easement For New Care Center

Buffalo's City Council approved an easement with Rocky Mountain Power to supply power to the new nursing home facility currently under construction.

Fundraiser For Middle School Trip Saturday

Eighth graders from Buffalo's Clear Creek Middle School will be having their 5K Color Run fundraiser this Saturday, August 23rd in Buffalo to raise funds for their upcoming trip to Costa Rica.

VOA Gives Report To Commissioners

Scott Duncan and Susan Arnold, with Volunteers Of America, gave their quarterly report to the Johnson County Commissioners this week, and discussed their new facility they moved into over the summer.