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Nationwide Salvation Army red kettle donations during the Christmas season hit record numbers this year, totaling $147 million. That trend reached Sheridan this holiday season, according to Salvation Army Captain David Leonard.

Lawmakers haven't made it illegal to drop out before age 18 yet, but they're trying to make the choice more undesirable.

The Sheridan County Fairgrounds will soon be equipped with a brand new video surveillance system to help with security issues at the Fairgrounds Facilities Director Melissa Stirling says that thanks in part to a recently received grant, they will move forward with the

Over 300 athletes, coaches and partners are getting set to take over Jackson Hole for the next few days as Special Olympics Wyoming Winter Games begins tomorrow.

Johnson County School District No. 1, in addition to looking at and hopefully convincing the Wyoming Legislature to change how funding recapture and entilement districts is done, is also trying to mold the state's Regional Cost Adjustment (RCA) into a better-working plan for the district.

Buffalo will host this year's Rocky Mountain International (RMI) Roundup coming up in March, and preparations are underway to make the event a success for not just Buffalo, but the surrounding area as well.

Recruiting was discussed and still identified as a priority at the last board meeting for the Johnson County Healthcare Center.

A study by the EPA has linked groundwater contamination in the Pavillion area to hydraulic fracturing, or “fracking” as it is best known. Last week a hearing was held by a Congressional Subcommittee on the matter; however, nobody from the tight knit community in Wyoming was invited to testify.

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