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Buffalo Main Street Market Kicks Off Its Summer

people mingle during Buffalo's Main Street Market Wednesday evening.

The first of the Buffalo Main Street Markets a
nd the Alive After Five and Classic Car Cruise was Wednesday evening at Crazy Woman Square.

Classic Cars lined Main Street and vendors and patrons alike fell on Crazy Woman Square downtown to celebrate summer.

Yellowstone Visitor Killed by Grizzly Bear

A grizzly grazing in Yellowstone National Park. ( Photo Courtesy of Yellowstone)

A visitor to Yellowstone National Park is dead after an encounter with a grizzly bear Wednesday morning. The incident occurred on the Wapiti Lake trail, which is located east of the Grand Loop Road south of Canyon Village.

Superintendent Hill Holds Media Conference to Release PAWS Results

State Superintendent of Public Instruction Cindy Hill

Wyoming Superintendent of Public Instruction Cindy Hill held a media conference Wednesday in Casper to announce the statewide results of the 2011 Proficiency Assessments for Wyoming Students, or PAWS.

VOA Receives Two More $500,000 Donations, Announces Life House Groundbreaking

Volunteers of America Northern Rockies has received two more $500,000 donations, one from Forrest Mars and one from The Daniels Fund, toward the $3.5 million fundraising campaign going to build a new men's substance abuse center, or Life House, in Sheridan.

Ranchester Approves Budget for Fiscal Year

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Ranchester Town Councilwoman Samantha Nixon

The Ranchester Town Council has approved their budget for the fiscal year in the amount of $2.7 million. That number includes projects and one-cent optional monies, as the general fund budget that was adopted is $1.2 million.

Dayton Council Approves Consensus Fund Resolution

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Dayton Mayor Bob Wood

The Dayton Town Council approved a resolution that lists a prioritized list of projects that must be submitted to the SLIB Board as part of the $1.8 million in consensus funding that was approved by the legislature.

Name of the Man Shot Monday Night Has Been Released

Jesse Salveson, 23, of Sheridan died from the results of his injuries from a gunshot wound he received during an officer involved shooting that occurred Monday, July 4th on west Nebraska Street in Sheridan, according to Deputy Coroner Kerrie Kimmel.

Whitney Benefits Releases Two Books; Biography of Whitney, History of Foundation

Whitney Benefits, the foundation that has loaned $25 million interest-free to students from Sheridan and Johnson counties has released two books that detail the history behind how the foundation is able to provide charitable support to the community.

Poll Question: Investigating Hand In Hand Finances?

Poll question addresses the now closed Hand in Hand Childcare Center in Sheridan.

On June 3rd, after only one week's notice, the Hand in Hand Early Childhood Center closed its doors after citing financial struggles.

Music Festival Kids' Camp Starts Wednesday in Buffalo

The Big Horn Mountain Festival will begin Friday and run through Sunday, but the actual kickoff to the event is the Bluegrass Camp For Kids, which starts Wednesday and goes through Friday.