Harry Jackson, who hailed from Cody, is renowned throughout the world as an important artist of the West, but some people may be unaware that Jackson, now deceased, was one of America’s great abstract expressionist painters.
The State Land and Investment Board, or SLIB, that is comprised of the top five elected officials for the state, approved funding Thursday for three projects for the City of Sheridan. Sheridan Media’s Ron Richter has the story.
Yellowstone National Park will begin implementing an overnight backcountry permit fee beginning May 1. According to a news release from the park, the money raised from the new fees will help defray the costs of running the park’s backcountry program.