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Buffalo/Jo Co Justice Center To get New Radio System

Buffalo/Johnson County Criminal Justice Center

Johnson County Sheriff Steve Kozisek and Buffalo Police Chief Jason Carder went before the Johnson County Commissioners on Tuesday to officially request funding and approval to purchase a new internal radio system for the criminal justice center.

Buffalo Food Pantry Still Needs Donations, Big Push for Thanksgiving Dinners

Buffalo's Bread of Life Food Pantry is constantly in need of donations, but this time of year there seems to be more of a need, and also a need for their Thanksgiving Dinner Drive.

Significant Snow Event Expected Through Saturday

A winter storm warning has been issued for the Sheridan foothills.

The National Weather Service in Billings has issued a winter storm warning through noon on Saturday for the Sheridan foothills. Meteorologist Joe Lester says that this is shaping up to be the first big snow event of the year for our area.

NWCCD Receives Unqualified Opinion on Audit

Vice President of Administration and Chief Financial Officer for the College District Cheryl Heath. ( Photo Courtesy of SC)

The Northern Wyoming Community College District Board of Trustees held their monthly meeting Thursday night. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter was there and has this report.

2012 Community Calenders Now Available for Purchase

This year's winners of the 2012 Community Calendar Photo Contest. (Photo Courtesy of Photo Imaging Center)

The 2012 Sheridan Media, Photo Imaging Center and Sheridan County Historical Society Community Calender Contest was once again well received this year as there were nearly 400 entries. Photo Imaging Center Marketing Manger Ashley Koltiska.

Several Holiday Bazaars This Weekend

There will be multiple holiday bazaars this weekend as organizations across town sell holiday crafts.

Osborne Sentenced to Life Without Parole

Shawn Osborne was sentenced to life withouth parole in District Court Thursday.

Convicted murderer Shawn Osborne was sentenced to life without parole Thursday in 4th Judicial District Court.

Motivational Speaker Says Coach Should Realize Times Have Changed

Michael Pritchard (courtesy of michaelpritchard.com)

Motivational speaker and anti-bullying advocate Michael Pritchard spoke in Sheridan Monday and later commented on the recent resignation of Pat Lynch as head coach of the Buffalo High School football program.

Yellowstone Considering Old Faithful Lodging Improvement Plan

Old Faithful (National Park Service photo)

Yellowstone National Park is considering a proposal to improve both visitor and employee lodging near Old Faithful and is asking for public input before moving forward.

Can PAWS Test Measure Teacher Performance?

Wyoming Superintendent of Public Instruction Cindy Hill

CHEYENNE (AP) - Wyoming Superintendent Cindy Hill and a consultant are offering differing views on whether the state's annual public school assessment exam can be used to hold educators more accountable.