Archive - Aug 6, 2011

It's a family affair at the Johnson County Fair & Rodeo.

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The youth rodeo is all about family and fun, and the support of the county's youth. There was something for all ages to compete in, from dummy roping, to barrels, poles, steer riding, and roping.

Texas Longhorn on Highway near Big Horn?

In some parts of the country kids run "Lemonade" stands - in Wyoming enterprising kids run "Horn-Head-Antler" stands like this one operated by Kris Johnson on Friday as you approached Big Horn on Highway 335.

Bradford Brinton Reopens After Windstorm Knocks Down Power Line

Bradford Brinton Memoria & Museum (Sheridan Media File Photo)

Bradford Brinton Memorial & Museum reopened at 1:30 pm today after a windstorm knocked down a power line and started a brush-fire between the main museum complex and a horse barn on Friday afternoon. Power to the museum was lost until MDU made repairs so the museum could open today.

Private Giving to UW Last Year Breaks Record

The University of Wyoming has set a record for private donations received in a year, exceeding the $40 million mark for the first time in its history.

Sheridan County Commissioners Approve Airport Taxiway Project

Sheridan County Airport (Photo by Ron Richter)

The Sheridan County Commissioners approved a bid from Advance Electrical Contracting to upgrade signage and lighting regulators on the taxiway at the Sheridan County Airport.

City Officials Discuss EMS at Media Conference

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CIty department heads and reps from Rocky Mtn Ambulance meet to discuss EMS Friday.

Department heads with the City of Sheridan along with representatives with Rocky Mountain Ambulance held a media conference Friday to discuss EMS in Sheridan. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter was there and has the details.