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January 12th, 2013

Investigators Wrap Up Large Wyo. Poaching Case

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CASPER, Wyo. (AP) - One of the largest poaching cases in Wyoming history is drawing to a close after more than three years of research, interviews, pleas and trials.

January 12th

Governor Mead: Suicide Needs to be Addressed in Wyoming

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Wyoming has had the dubious distinction of having one of the highest suicide rates in the nation annually. Governor Matt Mead says that the state will continue to work on solutions to the issue that doesn't seem to be going away anytime soon.

Buffalo's American Legion Hosting Fundraiser Breakfast

The Buffalo American Legion is wanting to host either a breakfast or evening meal once a month at the Legion Hall as a fundraising event.

Superintendent Hill: 'This Appears to Be A Power Grab'

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Superintendent Cindy Hill (Courtesy Photo)

State Superintendent of Public Instruction Cindy Hill didn't mince words Friday in her response to proposed legislation that would essentially strip her of her duties as superintendent. Hill offered testimony Friday to the Senate Education Committee.

January 11th

Cowboy Carousel Kickstarter Still Needs Funds

Arts Along The Bighorns began their Kickstarter program in December to raise the necessary funds to purchase and eventually move the historic Cowboy Carousel to the proposed Cowboy Carousel Center in the old Beutler Building on North Lobban Street.

Buffalo Building Inspector Issuing Permits, Licenses For 2013

Toby Rhoades

Buffalo's Building Inspector, Toby Rhoades, gave his report to the city council at their last meeting, saying he has been busy offering classes on the new building codes, getting contractors certified, and issuing building permits.

Library Board Updates Jo Co Commission On Expansion

Members of the Johnson County Library Board met with the county commissioners at their meeting this week to update them on their proposed expansion project and where in the planning process the project currently sits.

Fair Board on Meeting with Commissioners: "Well-Received"

Fair Board on Meeting with Commissioners: "Well-Received" (Photo courtesy of the SCFA)

At Thursday's meeting of the Sheridan County Fair Association's Board of Trustees, the board reviewed their discussion earlier this week with the County Commissioners.

Mayor Kinskey Weighs in on Winter Storm

Mayor Kinskey on Coming Winter Storm (Photo by Chris Foy)

Sheridan Mayor Dave Kinskey stopped by on Public Pulse to visit with host Kim Love on Thursday.

Melissa Albrecht Steps Down as Facilities Director of Fairgrounds

Melissa Albrecht Steps Down as Facilities Director of Fairgrounds (Photo by Chris Foy)

Facilities Director of the Sheridan County Fairgrounds, Melissa Albrecht, announced her resignation from the position on Thursday.

Chairman of the Sheridan County Fair Association Board of Trustees, Steve Eliason.