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Yellowstone Begins Effort to Update Fire Management Plan

Yellowstone Begins Effort to Update Fire Management Plan

Yellowstone National Park is seeking to update their Fire Management Plan to reflect recent changes in federal fire policy. The Fire Management Plan is the guide that is used by park officials on how to manage wildland fires in Yellowstone.

Wyoming Officials Disappointed With Grizzly Ruling

Wyoming Officials Disappointed With Grizzly Ruling

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - Governor Matt Mead and other officials in Wyoming say they're disappointed with this week's ruling by a federal appeals court that stopped the federal government from ending Endangered Species Act protections for grizzly bears in the Yellowstone region.

16th Annual Christmas Stroll

Santa and "Jessica" or Mrs. Claus at last year's Christmas Stroll. (Sheridan Media file photo)

The 16th Annual Christmas Stroll will kick off the holiday shopping season tonight in downtown Sheridan. Judy Taylor, Chairman of the Christmas Stroll Committee, tells us how it all began.

VOA Hosting This Year's Turkey Trot

Those in Sheridan looking for some morning exercise before a day of eating can attend the 31st annual Turkey Trot in Kendrick Park on Thanksgiving Day.

Bradford Brinton Holiday Show Opens This Weekend

Bradford Brinton

Bradford Brinton Memorial and Museum's 21st Holiday Show will open tomorrow with a member and patron's preview from 5 to 7 pm.

First Annual Light Up Buffalo Saturday Downtown

This year will be the first annual Light Up Buffalo celebration to help kick off the Christmas Holiday season.

Shores at Lake DeSmet Seeking Paving Variance at Subdivision

Johnson County Commission

The owners of the Shores at Lake DeSmet Subdivision are seeking a variance in their agreement with the county for paving certain roads in the subdivision, and are looking for the county commissioners and the Planning and Zoning Commission to grant the variance.

BPD Report: Deer Harvest, Resignation, New ACO

Acting Buffalo Police Chief Jason Carder

Acting Buffalo Police Chief Jason Carder reported to the Buffalo City Council last week on a number of topics, including deer harvesting, an officer stepping down, and the need for a new animal control officer.

Governor Mead Opposes Closure of Rural Post Offices

Wyoming Governor Matt Mead

Wyoming Governor Matt Mead said in a media release issued Tuesday that he'll continue to push to prevent the closing of rural post offices in Wyoming.

First Light Children's Center Announces Executive Director

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Ann Perkins has been named the Executive Director of the First Light Children's Center in Sheridan.

First Light Inc. has named Ann Perkins of Sheridan as its first executive director. Perkins began her duties this past Monday.