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Museum Educator Reads the Indian Paintbrush Legend

Sheridan County Museum educator Sarah Ligocki read a children's book during the Tidbit Tuesday program this week about the American Indian legend of the state's flower -- the Indian Paintbrush. She then helped the children finger paint the flower on canvas.

Sheridan County Officials Hope to Absorb $800K Shortfall

Sheridan County officials hope to absorb a projected $800,000 shortfall for next year. Sheridan Media’s Leslie Stratmoen has the report.

Sheridan Brownfields Assessment Public Meeting

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In May of last year, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced that the City of Sheridan had received an EPA Brownfields grant to assess hazardous and contaminated areas in the North Main area. That assessment is set to begin soon. Sheridan Media’s Ron Richter has the story.

Land Trust to Host Trail Work Day

The Sheridan Community Land Trust is inviting the public to join them for a trail work day at the Soldier Ridge Trail Saturday from 9 to 1. Land Trust Communications and Development Director Claire Hobbs said that those interested in volunteering are asked to meet at the trailhead at 9.

“Uncorked”

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Tuesday night, at the Sagebrush Community Art Center, another Uncorked Workshop was held. Following the step-by-step instructions by local artist Sonja Caywood, fledgling artists were creating their own 10 x 16 acrylic masterpiece, on canvas, to take home and Sheridan Media’s Judy Hagerott was there and brings us this story.

Covolo Wins Chamber Trip

Monday was an exciting day for Jennifer Covolo, because she won the local chamber of commerce’s all-expenses paid, three-day trip to The Royal, which is a luxury resort in Mexico.

Non-Profit Makes Stride Towards Reopening Ski Area

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After almost four years of collaboration between the Antelope Butte Foundation Board of Directors and the United States Forest Service, a Purchase and Sale agreement has been signed by the foundation to purchase the existing ski area infrastructure and improvements.

Local Salon Offered Haircuts During Music Festival

Stylists from a local salon were offering haircuts during the Big Horn Country USA music festival. Sheridan Media’s Leslie Stratmoen has the story.

Classic Car Rally Makes Stop in Sheridan

Sunday night the parking lot of the Holiday Inn in Sheridan was host to almost 50 classic cars from around the world. The cars are in Sheridan as part of the “2nd Trans-America Challenge” put on by the Endurance Rally Association.

Good Turnout For Gatchell's Living History Day

A good turnout of attendees greeted those putting on the annual Jim Gatchell Memorial Museum's Living History Day that happened this past Saturday in Buffalo.