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Cody

(kō`dē), city (1990 pop. 7,897), seat of Park co., NW Wyo., on the Shoshone River in a sheep, cattle, and irrigated farm area; founded and inc. 1901 by William F. Cody (Buffalo BillBuffalo Bill,
1846–1917, American plainsman, scout, and showman, b. near Davenport, Iowa. His real name was William Frederick Cody. His family moved (1854) to Kansas, and after the death of his father (1857) he set out to earn the family living, working for supply trains
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). It is a tourist resort at the eastern entrance to Yellowstone National ParkYellowstone National Park,
2,219,791 acres (899,015 hectares), the world's first national park (est. 1872), NW Wyo., extending into Montana and Idaho. It lies mainly on a broad plateau in the Rocky Mts., on the Continental Divide, c.
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, with dude ranches and a frontier town flavor. Manufactures include concrete and gypsum and lumber products. Cody also is headquarters for the Shoshone National Forest. Of interest are the Buffalo Bill Historical Center, with museums on Buffalo Bill, the Plains Indians, firearms, the region's natural history, and Western art; and an annual rodeo. Nearby is Heart Mountain, the site during World War II of a relocation centerrelocation center,
in U.S. history, camp in which Japanese and Japanese-Americans were interned during World War II. Fearing a Japanese invasion, the military leaders, under authority of an executive order, defined (Mar.
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 for Japanese Americans; an interpretative learning center is now there. Shoshone Canyon and the Shoshone projectShoshone project,
NW Wyo., near the Mont. line and in the Shoshone River basin. Developed by the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation, it irrigates a large portion of land and has four divisions.
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 are also in the area.
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Cody, who at one time ran a state-certified adult foster home, admitted running a scheme to collect more than $200,000 in federal benefits issued to John Arnold, who is believed to have died sometime in 1996 while in Cody's care.
So Cody belted himself high in the same oak ridge stand where days earlier I'd videotaped a good buck moving uphill from a secluded pond and passing broadside within easy bow range.
Cody joins ESRT from CBRE, where he served as a Senior Vice President.
He was asking the ref if it was a charge, and it might have been,'' Cody said, "but I get a call every once in a while.
Krebs will be responsible for managing and growing Cody Consulting's Executive Search service line, working with new and existing clients to aid in their talent acquisitions needs.
Last August, Cody Zafrani complained of headaches and was lethargic while on a family vacation in Mammoth.
Last November, Cody was driving to school with his sister when their usual route was blocked because of an accident.
THIS is little Cody Taylor - the baby who could be killed by a single power cut.
I saw the look on troops' faces as they got the add-on armor kits," Cody said.
Cody, who left his position as the G3 on the Army staff to take the Army's number two top uniformed leader slot, replaced GEN George W.