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December 24th

Buffalo's Food Pantry Helps, Especially Around the Holidays

Linda Greet and John Whitney volunteer at the Bread of Life Food pantry in Buffalo last Friday.

Last week, students from Buffalo High School volunteered in numerous ways to raise money and food donationas for the Bread of Life Food Pantry in Buffalo.
This past Friday, their hard work paid off for over 112 people that showed up for help to carry them through the Christmas Holiday.

Gov. Mead Calls Delay In Post Office Closures 'Prudent'

Governor Matt Mead

Wyoming Governor Matt Mead released a statement on the decision by the United States Postal Service to delay its closure of rural post offices across the country, calling the inaction “prudent”.

Senator Burns Weighs in on Sage Grouse Issue

Sage Grouse

Governor Matt Mead is asking Wyoming lawmakers to budget $10 million over the next two years to free up federal and private matching funds to purchase conservation easements on private ranches in Wyoming in sage grouse areas.

December 24th

Groups Call for Flaming Gorge Pipeline Intervention

Groups Call for Flaming Gorge Pipeline Intervention

A plan to get water to Colorado’s Front Range is back on the table, although a coalition of ten conservation groups is hoping the plan is short lived.

Santa!

As it has done for the past few years, OnStar is offering a chance to track Santa's progress this year.

Kaycee Mayor Updates Commission on Recycling

Kaycee Mayor Tom Knapp gave an update to the Johnson County Commissioners on the city's recycling program, its new waste transfer station, and the situation with the Solid Waste District.

Fremont Co. Bus Stop Death Highlights Close Calls

CASPER, Wyo. (AP) - A fatal bus stop accident in Fremont County is bringing some attention to close calls involving school buses.

WDE: Work Together, 'Lift All Students to Proficiency'

On America's educational landscape, states are ultimately judged at the national level by what percentage of its schools are proficient their respective state assessment. While some states are struggling, Wyoming is performing well.

Jo Co, Buffalo Discussing Modeling for Lake DeSmet

Johnson County Commissioners

At the Johnson County Commissioner's meeting Tuesday, Commission Chair Smokey Wildeman brought to the other commissioners the possibility of the county and City of Buffalo having their own modeling study of Lake DeSmet done, to be ready in case industry should show interest in the lake in the future

Water Agreement With M&M Ranch Signed by Jo Co

A water agreement and license with M&M Ranch Acquisition LLC, the Lake DeSmet Counties Coalition Joint Powers Board, Sheridan County and Johnson County was signed by Johnson County Commission Chair Smokey Wildeman at their meeting Tuesday.