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Christmas Stroll Marks Sheridan Holiday Season

Today marks “Black Friday,” and for Sheridan, that means the 17th annual Christmas Stroll downtown. Judy Taylor is serving on the committee again this year, as she has since the local tradition began.

Buffalo May Finally Get A/C Units Removed From Property

Buffalo City Attorney Ben Kirven reported to the city council that he has managed to tentatively set up a day to finally get the air conditioning units removed from the city property behind the Econolodge on East Hart Street.

USFS Discusses Gilead Fire Area's Future, Part 3

Over the last few days we have looked at the Gilead Fire and some of the contributing factors that made suppression of the fire difficult. Suppression was the top priority from the beginning, but conditions and and human safety were major factors in all decisions relating to the fire.

Saturday's Light Up Buffalo Celebrates Small Business Day

This Saturday, the Buffalo Downtown Association will present their “Light Up Buffalo” events to kick off the Christmas Holiday season in conjunction with National Small Business Saturday.

Thanksgiving at the Sheridan Palace

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The red carpet was rolled out at the Sheridan Palace Restaurant Thanksgiving Day. It was a feast fit for a king as the owners, Jane and Steve Cain fed close to 300 people, all at no charge. It began fourteen years ago.

It's become one big family.

It's Another Successful Turkey Trot

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It was a crisp Thanksgiving morn as hundreds showed up to participate in the annual Turkey Trot held at Kendrick Park and sponsored by Volunteers of America.

Ethan Boone, Director of Communications for VOA says it was all for a great cause.

Wyoming All-State Marching Band Performs in Macy's Thanksgiving Parade

Wyoming All-State Marching Band Performs in Macy's Thanksgiving Parade

The Wyoming All-State Marching Band will march in the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York City on Thursday.

The band consists of 245 high schoolers from 36 schools around Wyoming.

The band will wear white pants, red and blue shirts and white cowboy hats.

Jackson Hole Rodeo Changes Prayer to "Father" Instead of "Jesus"

Jackson Hole Rodeo Changes Prayer to "Father" Instead of "Jesus"

The Jackson Town Council wants the Jackson Hole Rodeo to start with a non-sectarian prayer addressed to "Father" instead of Jesus.

The Jackson Hole News and Guide reported Wednesday the council plans to add a provision to the rodeo operator's town contract spelling out the words of the prayer.

Jackson Hole Ski Areas Start to Open This Weekend

Jackson Hole Ski Areas Start to Open This Weekend

Despite one of the warmest Novembers on record, two Jackson Hole ski areas will open their new season as planned this weekend.

Grand Targhee Resort will have three of its five lifts open on Friday. The Alta ski area says it has received 73 inches of snow since the middle of October.

Turkey Trot Starts This Morning

There's still time this morning to get down to the Kendrick Park Bandshell and participate in the annual Volunteers of America Turkey Trot. Aside from doing preemptive damage control for the inevitable Thanksgiving binge, the event benefits the community's homeless shelter.

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