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August 26th, 2011

Wheels Up

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This pup trailer filled with oil took the corner at East Ridge Road and KROE Lane a little too tight Friday afternoon. The tanker did not rupture and there were no injuries involved in the accident.

Photos by Ron Richter

Steady Progress Made on Fires in the Bighorns

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Steady Progress Made on Fires in the Bighorns

Additional resources arrived, and steady progress was made Friday on the eight lightning caused fires on the Bighorn National Forest. Fire crews with the Bighorn National Forest were reinforced Friday by 3 hot shot crews, additional smoke jumpers and a helicopter.

The Dogs Will Swim

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The annual Dog Swim is Saturday at Kendrick Pool.

The Kendrick Pool will close for the season today by going to the dogs so to speak, as canines will be more than welcome to cool off with a dip this afternoon in the pool. Recreation Specialist with the Sheridan Recreation District Nick Dore.

Fires Continue to Burn in Yellowstone

Several new fires are burning in Yellowstone National Park.

Five new fires have been discovered in Yellowstone National Park, which now brings the total of fires reported in the park this year to 14. Yellowstone Public Information Officer Al Nash says that all of the fires are relatively small in size.

Rainbow Pay Dirt - Sheridan 31 & Cheyenne Central 12

Friday evening just moments before game time a rainbow appeared over Sheridan High School as the Sheridan Broncs were about to take to the field for the first game of the season. The Bronc Cheerleaders held the paper Bronc Head for the the players to run through and into an evening of Bronc dominance as they beat the Cheyenne Central Indians 31 to 12. Scroll down for more of the action.

Broncs vs Cheyenne Central

Riley Ryan shows the ball after catching a nine yard TD pass

Sheridan Broncs beat Cheyenne Central big 31-12.

Airport Gets Construction Grant Following FAA Shutdown

A Federal Aviation Administration shutdown in July forced the Sheridan County Airport to wait on an grant that would allow them to renovate their taxiway, but airport Manager John Stopka said Friday that they received that grant this week, and now they will be able to start the project in September.

Time to Make Tracks for the Final Blood Draws

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Don't forget that 7 to 9:30 am Saturday August 27th ends the Blood Draws at Memorial Hospital - if you haven't already made an appointment it is too late. The Health Fair will be Saturday, September 24th from 9 am - Noon at the Sheridan College Bruce Hoffman Dome - bring your Blood Draw results with you.

Look What Awaits This Year's Elk Youth Rodeo Top Winners

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The 19th Elks Youth Rodeo will be held on Saturday and Sunday, August 27th & 28th at the Sheridan County Fairgrounds where the "All Around Senior" will drive away in this Ford Truck pulling the "All Around Youth Award" Jackson, 3-horse trailer. Fremont Motor Sheridan, Inc.

Who do you favor for the Republican Presidential nomination?

The Bank of Sheridan
Huntsman
5% (29 votes)
Cain
4% (20 votes)
Santorum
1% (7 votes)
Gingrich
2% (11 votes)
Paul
13% (71 votes)
Bachmann
5% (27 votes)
Romney
13% (68 votes)
Perry
28% (152 votes)
Johnson
0% (1 vote)
Palin
28% (152 votes)
Total votes: 538