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November 26th, 2013

Poison Expert Calls Carbon Monoxide Silent Killer

A spokesperson for Wyoming's regional poison center, which is based in Nebraska, says carbon monoxide is a silent killer, so beware.

News Director Leslie Stratmoen has the report.

November 25th

Food and Food-ways of America

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Monday night, in the Inner Circle of the library, close to a dozen people attended the presentation, “Food and Food-ways of America,” given by David Romtvedt.

Buffalo Window Decorating Contest Begins Today

Businesses in Buffalo will begin displaying their Holiday windows this afternoon, decorated in the spirit of the Christmas season, competing to see who has the public's favorite window.

County Approves Land Sale

Johnson County's Commissioners have approved a request to sell a parcel of land without a subdivision permit.

Turkey Trot to Benefit Homeless Shelter

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The 35th annual Turkey Trot will take place Thanksgiving morning at Kendrick Park in Sheridan. Sports Stop and Foot of the Bighorns General Manager Michelle Maneval says the event will be chip-timed.

Troopers Locate Stranded Motorist

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The Wyoming Highway Patrol issued a media release reminding those traveling for the holiday season that even though most motorists have a GPS, you should also map out your route in advance. The media release used a recent incident in the Bighorn Mountains as an example of why it's a good idea to cover all your tracks before taking to the road. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter has the story.

Game and Fish Information Gathering Meeting Will Be Held in Sheridan

The Wyoming Game and Fish Department is holding a series of public information gathering meetings to discuss proposed regulations, including black bear seasons, falconry, raptor propagation and wildlife propagation.

Incident at Bar Leads to Arrests

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Two individuals from Sheridan were arrested Friday night after an incident at Rendezvous Liquor and Lounge. According to a Sheridan Police Department report, officers arrived on scene shortly after 6:30, and upon investigation, arrested 35-year-old Erica Stearns for Unlawful Touching.

November 24th

UW Professor Publishes Book About the First Coloradans

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A University of Wyoming anthropologist has published a new book about the earliest inhabitants of Colorado. Marcel Kornfeld says the book describes how people in Middle Park, Colorado lived between 13,000 and 8,000 years ago.

It was the Holiday Home Tour at the Powder Horn Saturday

It's a Christmas tradition for some, driving around and looking at all the pretty Christmas lights and decorations people have put up in their yards.