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Hospital to Pursue Designs for Two Possible Projects

Sheridan Memorial Hospital CEO Mike McCafferty

The Sheridan Memorial Hospital Board of Trustees held their monthly meeting Wednesday. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter was there and has the story.

Story Hatchery Reopens with Celebration Wednesday

Scott Talbot, Director of the Wyoming Game and Fish, and State Senator John Schiffer address the crowd at the reopening of the Story Fish Hatchery on Wednesday.

Citizens, current and former employees and state and local dignitaries were on hand Wednesday afternoon to help celebrate the Story Fish Hatchery's reopening.

Jo Co School District Will Use Grant for Reader

Dr. Rod Kessler

A Federal grant awarded to the Johnson County School District has been earmarked for a reader program at Clear Creek Middle School.

True West Magazine Rep Visits Buffalo

Buffalo Chamber of Commerce Director Angela Jarvis

Sue Lambert, of True West Magazine, recently visited Buffalo while on a tour of museums throughout the region, gathering information on an upcoming feature on rustic western museums.

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.