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September 8th, 2013

State Tourism Department Hires Brand Strategist

CHEYENNE, Wyo. – The state tourism department has hired a woman from Colorado with family ties to Wyoming to fill a newly created position charged with marketing the state to a larger national and international audience.

Sheridan Police Kill Mountain Lion

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SHERIDAN, Wyo. – The Sheridan police were forced to kill a mountain lion Friday evening after the animal wandered into town.

September 7th

Representative Lummis Opposed to Military Action Against Syria

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During her recent visit to Sheridan, U.S. Representative for Wyoming, Cynthia Lummis appeared on News Talk 930 KROE'S Public Pulse program, where host Kim Love asked her if she would vote in favor of President Obama's plan to use military force against Syria.

Wyo. Healthier School Lunch Sales Pick Back Up

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CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - School officials in Wyoming say school lunch sales are picking up after a slight drop that coincided with a healthier menu that took effect last year. Some schools in other states are opting out of the healthier school lunches. But Kevin Concannon with the U.S.

September 6th

First Ever BBQ Fest Competition Held in Sheridan

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You couldn't mistake the smell. BBQ's fired up on a grand scale that set your mouth watering as you approached Whitney Plaza.

Governor Pushes for Growth in Tech Sector

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Wyoming Governor Matt Mead (Photo by Ron Richter)

One of Wyoming Governor Matt Mead's ongoing initiatives since taking office has been to expand the State's technology sector.

Fremont Co. Authorities Arrest 2 Teens in Homicide

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RIVERTON, Wyo. (AP) - Fremont County authorities have arrested two boys from Riverton in connection with the death of a man and the apparent beating of a woman this week. The boys, ages 15 and 16, were arrested on Thursday evening.

NEWY To Discuss Tours, Air Service Saturday In Gillette

Buffalo Mayor Randy Dyess

The Northeast Wyoming Municipal Leaders Group, or NEWY, will have their first meeting of the fall/winter season Saturday in Gillette.

Congresswoman Visits With Local Students

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Congresswoman Visits With Camden Schroth

Wyoming's Congresswoman Cynthia Lummis stopped in Sheridan Thursday afternoon to congratulate the students at Meadowlark Elementary for achieving Blue Ribbon status for excellence.

September 5th

Buffalo Council Hears Report From BPD For August

Buffalo Police Sergeant Garth Nicholas, standing in for Chief Jason Carder, gave the monthly report for August to the Buffalo City Council at their meeting Tuesday.