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December 6th

Former Actor Offers Missing Dog Reward

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CASPER, Wyo. (AP) - Former actor and animal rights activist Chris DeRose is offering a $2,500 reward in response to claims of a spike in missing dogs in Casper.

UW Trustees Appoint Interim President

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LARAMIE, Wyo. (AP) - The University of Wyoming Board of Trustees has appointed Dick McGinity interim president. McGinity is UW's vice president for academic affairs and has been informally performing the duties of president since President Bob Sternberg's resignation about three weeks ago.

December 5th

Building Inspector looking at new digs

At this week's Buffalo City Council meeting, councilman Russ Humphrey asked Building Inspector Toby Rhoades about a rumor of a possible move of his office from City Hall to the old Clear Creek School building, and asked why he had not sought the council's approval to do so.

Preview 3 of a busy Buffalo weekend

Today: A parade, chili, open houses, kids' shopping and more

Over the last few days we have looking at this weekend's happenings in Buffalo.
Today we will wrap up the preview of all this weekend's fun, which will culminate with the annual Chili Feed and Lighted Christmas Parade.

Residents decidedly against zoning regulations

Johnson County residents are strongly opposed to zoning regulations being enacted in the county, if the residents who spoke out at a public meeting Wednesday night are any indication.

City Crews Continue Cleanup Process

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Snow removal crews with the City of Sheridan have been busy this week cleaning up the aftermath from the latest storm. City Engineer Lane Thompson says that they've been doing most of the work during the overnights.

Pet Safety in the Cold

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The extreme cold spell that has hit the area this week is expected to last until the early part of next week. The below zero temps not only pose a danger to humans, but animals, in particular, our pets, are at risk as well.

Community Holiday Dinner Still Needs Volunteers

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The 23rd annual Community Holiday Dinner will take place this Sunday from 4 to 7 pm at the Sheridan Holiday Inn. Last year over 1,200 people were served during the event.

Project to Use Gaming and Robotics to Boost Math Learning

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Researchers with the University of Wyoming have received a $1.2 million grant to study if gaming and robotics can be used to teach culturally sensitive computational thinking skills to middle school students. Jaqueline Leonard directs the university’s Science and Mathematics Teaching Center.

Sheridan College Presents 'Charlie Brown Christmas'

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The Sheridan College Jazz Combo and Sheridan County Children's Chorale will unite in a live performance of music from “A Charlie Brown Christmas” during a screening of the feature film next week. Performances will be at 7 Friday evening, Dec. 13, and at 2 and 7 on Saturday, Dec.