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December 16th

VOA Gets $60,000 For Milestones Children’s Home

Volunteers of America Northern Rockies announced in a media release Friday that they have received a $60,000 donation from the S.K. Johnston Family Fund of the Wyoming Community Foundation. They will use the grant to defray the construction costs of their recently completed Milestones Children's Home.

Hunter Education Class Offered In Buffalo

Jim Dawson instructing safe shotgun technique.

The Wyoming Game and Fish Department will be offering a hunter education class in Buffalo beginning Jan. 5th, 2012.

Jo Co Entities Receive Gifts From Uranium One

From left: Donna Wichers, Cynthia Twing, Steve Reimann, Donnie Whipple, Larry Albright, Bobbi Walseth, Mike Qwast, Mike Scarlett, Jeff Shelley, Dave Loden, Smokey Wildeman and Scott Gibbs.

Uranium One held a brief ceremony Thursday afternoon to present monetary donations to various Buffalo and Johnson County entities.

December 16th

Big Horn Middle School Christmas Concert

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Barak Broad playing the udu.

It's the annual tradition at area schools that brings out all sorts of folks, but especially the parents and grandparents. It's the Christmas concerts and Thursday night, Big Horn Middle School held theirs.

NWCCD Trustees Approve New Certificate Program

Dean of Agricultural and Technical Services Ami Erickson

Trustees for the Northern Wyoming Community College District Board approved a new certificate program at their monthly meeting Thursday night. NWCCD Dean of Agricultural and Technical Services Ami Erickson explains what the Farrior Certificate Program is.

18-Year-Old Sheridan Man Changes Plea on Sexual Assault Charge

18-year-old Dylan Todd of Sheridan changed his plea Thursday in 4th Judicial District Court. Todd was originally charged with Sexual Assault in the 2nd Degree for incident involving a 13-year-old girl at a party in December of 2010. At the time of the alleged crime, Todd was 17 years of age.

Court Reviews Sheridan Teen's Life Sentence

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - A lawyer for a Sheridan teenager convicted of murder in a home invasion killing urged the Wyoming Supreme Court on Thursday to determine that the teen's life sentence was unconstitutional.

JAC Chair Berger Talks Budget

Representative Rosie Berger

Two weeks ago Governor Matt Mead rolled out his proposed $3.4 billion biennial budget, which is a $17 million decrease from the current two-year budget.

Delk Sentenced in District Court

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Delk Sentenced in District Court

A sentencing hearing was held Thursday in 4th Judicial District Court for 47-year-old Sheridan resident Eddie Delk, who recently plead “No Contest” to the charge of felony aggravated assault and battery.

Arch Coal Secures $300M Wyo. Coal Lease

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - A subsidiary of St. Louis-based Arch Coal has submitted a successful bid of just over $300 million for the right to mine more than 200 million tons of coal in northeast Wyoming.