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NABO Events Bring Thousands to Buffalo

Basque dancers perform during the parade Saturday in Buffalo.

Everything Basque was celebrated this past weekend as NABO, the North American Basque Organizations, held their annual convention and festival in Buffalo.

Buffalo Hosts Second Sports Complex Workshop

Buffalo City Planner Zach Montgomery

The City of Buffalo held the final public workshop on the proposed sports complex last Thursday at Buffalo High School.

Sheridan Rec. District Considering Background Check Policy

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Sheridan Recreation District Director Richard Wright

The Sheridan Recreation District is in the process of developing a background check policy to preserve the safety and well being of the youth that participant in their programs. Sheridan Recreation District Executive Director Richard Wright.

Wyoming First Lady Donates Books Through Scholastic Reading Ambassadors

Pictured from left-right: Lucie Osborn from the Laramie County Library,daughter Mary Mead and and First Lady Carol Mead. . (Photo courtesy of the Governor's Office)

Wyoming First Lady Carol Mead and Publisher Scholastic recently donated 500 books to a summer reading program in Laramie County. Mead joined up with the Scholastic Reading Ambassadors program to encourage children to work on their literacy skills over the summer. Mrs.

Cheyenne Named Top Ten for Most Livable Cities in America

Cheyenne Named Top Ten for Most Livable Cities in America

(Wyoming News Service)- The City of Cheyenne is certainly celebrating more than Frontier Days right now, as they were recently named one of the top ten “Most Livable Cities in America” by AARP The Magazine, and were also featured in the USA Today.

SCSD2 Renews Contract with VOA for Detention, Suspension Program

Sheridan County School District 2 renewed its contract with Volunteers of America Northern Rockies during their board meeting this week to continue their A.C.E. (Accountability Change Education) program at the Old Woodland Park school.

President Obama Declares Wyoming Major Disaster

President Obama Declares Wyoming Major Disaster

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - President Barack Obama has declared a major disaster in Wyoming because of spring and summer flooding. The action means the federal government will help the state pay for costs incurred from damaged roads, highways and other infrastructure.

Fair Board Continues to Look at Capital Projects

Sheridan County Fairgrounds Facilities Director Melissa Albrecht

The Sheridan County Fair Association Board of Trustees continue to discuss capital outlay projects that are outlined in the Fairgrounds Modernization Plan.

United Blood Services to Hold One-Day Blood Drive Monday

United Blood Services of Billings will hold a one-day blood drive in Sheridan from 12:30 to 6 pm at the old Woodland Park School in an attempt to make up for higher demand that comes with higher incidents during summer months.

Fire Thursday Leaves Home on Highland with Minor Smoke Damage

1399 Highland Avenue. (Photo Courtesy of Sheridan Fire-Rescue)

A single family home at 1399 Highland Avenue has light smoke damage as a result of a fire on Thursday that was contained to one bedroom of the home by Sheridan Fire-Rescue. According to Fire Marshal Brian Songer there were no injuries.