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July 21st, 2013

Buffalo City Council Discusses Possible Dog Park

The Buffalo City Council, at their last meeting, heard a suggestion from Priscilla Welles with the Vision Buffalo Commission to establish a dog park in the city.

The VBC says there are a number of people in the city that are supportive of one somewhere.

JCSD1 Board Gets School Construction Updates

The Johnson County School District One Board of Trustees, at their last meeting, heard an update on the various construction projects at the various schools in Buffalo from District Business Manager Matt Ramey.

McCain Supports Mike Enzi in Race Over Liz Cheney

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WASHINGTON (AP) - Arizona Sen. John McCain threw his support behind Wyoming Sen. Mike Enzi in his primary race against fellow Republican Liz Cheney.

Animal Deaths at Frontier Days Draw Ire

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CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - Cheyenne Frontier Days has drawn the ire of an animal rights group after a steer died and a calf sustained a back injury during roping contests last week. Another steer suffered a broken leg and was euthanized.

Sheridan Media Week in Review

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We begin our look back at some of the top stories of this past week with the announcement that MobileHealthWare of Sheridan received a 1st place award by a panel of health care information technology experts for their innovative mobile software application.

The Snow Leopard's Tale

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Sheridan author Tom McIntyre recently published a book called “The Snow Leopard’s Tale.” Wyoming Public Radio’s Willow Belden reports.

July 19th

Arts, Crafts, Food Saturday In Buffalo's Crazy Woman Square

This weekend is “the calm before the storm” so to speak, the week between the Big Horn Mountain Festival and the Johnson County Fair and Rodeo, and there wasn't much scheduled to do.

Lubnau Appoints House Panel to Investigate Hill

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GILLETTE, Wyo. (AP) - House Speaker Tom Lubnau has appointed the House Rules and Procedures Committee to investigate Superintendent Cindy Hill's management of the state Education Department over the last two years.

Supreme Court Sets Date for Superintendent Lawsuit

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CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - The Wyoming Supreme Court will hear oral arguments Aug. 20 in state schools Superintendent Cindy Hill's legal challenge to a new state law that stripped her office of many of its powers. Hill filed her legal challenge immediately after Gov.

Sheridan Resident to Appear on Jeopardy

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This upcoming Monday, 25-year-old Sheridan resident Patrick Geary will be appearing on the long running popular game show Jeopardy. Although Geary was in Los Angeles in April to tape the episode, he's got to keep a zipped lip on how he did on the show.