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Lodge Grass Staying Strong Following Tough Year

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) - It's been a long six months for Lodge Grass. In May, floodwaters inundated the reservation town of about 500, turning it into a temporary island and swamping businesses, churches and houses.

Mead Finishing Work On Fiscally Conservative Budget

Governor Matt Mead will present his budget for the next two years on December first. In a media release from his office, the governor says he's finishing work on a fiscally conservative budget.

16th Annual Christmas Stroll

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While “Old Man Winter” tried to raise his ugly head with blustery north winds, even he couldn't deter the crowds that filled Main Street during the 16th annual Christmas Stroll in historic downtown Sheridan Friday night.

Sen. Barrasso Spends Thanksgiving With Troops In Kosovo

Sen. Barrasso shares Thanksgiving dinner with Wyoming Army National Guard soldiers at Camp Bondsteel Kosovo. (office of Sen. Barrasso photo)

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - U.S. Sen. John Barrasso spent Thanksgiving with Wyoming National Guard troops serving in Kosovo.

Mead Praises Private Industry For Unemployment Decrease

Wyoming Governor Matt Mead, in a media release from his office this week, praised private industry including energy, tourism and agriculture for creating jobs in Wyoming.

City of Sheridan Working on Modifying Cemetery Code

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City of Sheridan Working on Modifying Cemetery Code

In an effort to clean up some archaic language in code pertaining to the Municipal Cemetery, the Sheridan City Council is in the process of adopting an ordinance modifying the operations at the cemetery.

BDA Gets Backing of City Council, Jo Co Commission

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The Buffalo Downtown Association was seeking backing of both the Buffalo City Council and the Johnson County Commission at their meetings last week.

Buffalo Chamber Calendars On Sale In Time For Christmas

Buffalo Chamber Calendar

The Buffalo Chamber of Commerce has compiled photos from area photographers and put them together in a Chamber Calendar for 2012.

Business Council to Consider Several Items Pertaining to Sheridan

City of Sheridan Planning Director Robert Briggs

The Wyoming Business Council Board will meet in Cheyenne Thursday, December 1st to hear updates from three of its operational divisions as well as review applications for Business Ready Community and Community Development Block Grant funds.

The Blessing in Serving

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Thanksgiving Day dinner servers at the Homeless Shelter

Thanksgiving Day found a group of volunteers giving up their afternoon to serve a Thanksgiving Day feast to those less fortunate at the Homeless Shelter.