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Sundance State Bank donates to Vore Buffalo Jump

Sundance State Bank has presented the Vore Buffalo Jump Foundation (VBJF) with a corporate donation of $5000 in October, a further contribution to work that began in 2013 to improve the site as a visitor destination.

The VBJF has been actively working to establish a world-class research, education and cultural center at the Vore Site, which was discovered in the early 1970s during construction of interstate 90. Extensive excavations by archaeologists from the University of Wyoming have established that the site is an exceptionally well-preserved bison trap that was used by Native American hunt...