Archive - May 28, 2011

Flags and Flowers are in Place for Memorial Day

The flags are flying, flowers are in place and the grass has been groomed at Sheridan Municipal Cemetery in preparation for Memorial Day.

Because of rain, the parade was canceled. The wreath-laying was moved to the VA Medical Center Auditorium.

A free community barbecue with music will be held at the Veterans of Foreign Wars at 758 N. Broadway from 1-6 pm after the parade and ceremonies.

Forest Visitors Face Wet, Hazardous Weekend Conditions

Pactola Visitor Center in the Black Hills National Forest

Custer, SD – With widespread flooding and other weather events dominating the news, it’s easy to miss local, hazardous weather conditions. Officials with the Black Hills Forest Service have issued a general advisory for Memorial Weekend visitors.

Memorial Day Survey: Half Say They Want to “Get Away”

Road Trippin' is a fun way to take an economical get-away.

Wyoming News Service, JACKSON, WY - Memorial Weekend marks the official kick-off to summer, generally, and according to a Deloitte consumer survey, half of the respondents want to get away, at least for an overnight trip.

Renowned Economist to Speak at Governor's Summit

Economist Harry J. Holzer to speak at Governor's Summit June 9th and 10th in Riverton.

CHEYENNE - The Wyoming Workforce Development Council welcomes Harry Holzer as one of the main guest speakers at the 2011 Governor’s Summit on Workforce Solutions.  The Summit will be held in Riverton at Central Wyoming College June 9th and 10th.