June 9th, 2011

WAM Comes to Sheridan

11- year-old Elijah Rodgers of the Crow Indian Dancers. The group performed at the WAM Convention Kick-Off Wednesday at the Historic Sheridan Inn.

The City of Sheridan rolled out the red carpet Wednesday night to kick off the start of the four-day Wyoming Association of Municipalities Convention.

Sheridan County Historic Mine Byway

Water tower at Monarch

An informational meeting was held late Wednesday afternoon at the Sheridan County Fulmer Public Library Inner Circle to discuss the new Historic Mine Byway coming to Sheridan County the summer of 2012.


Lady Bronc Kayla Woodward

WYOMING / MONTANA ALL-STAR BASKETBALL - The first two games of the annual Wyoming / Montana high school all star basketball series will be played tomorrow night at Sheridan college.

We sat down with several of the players and got their feelings on being on the team as they get ready to take on Montana this weekend.

The Sheridan Lady Broncs have two players on the team Kayla Woodward who will play at Wyoming this fall and Brianna Smith who will play at Sheridan college.

Habitat for Humanity Taking Applications

Melissa Brackley with Habitat for Humanity of the Eastern Bighorns

The first of two Habitat for Humanity Application Periods of the year will be held later this month, and an informational meeting will be held Tuesday, June 22nd.

Council Approves Grazing at Old Buffalo Landfill

Buffalo Mayor Randy Dyess

The Buffalo City Council approved a request to pasture cows on City-owned property located at the old landfill site, now known as the Northridge Greenbelt Property.

June 8th

STT Board Chair Resigns

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Judy Taylor has announced her resignation from the Sheridan Travel and Tourism Board.

Chairman of the Sheridan Travel and Tourism Board, Judy Taylor, tendered her resignation Wednesday. Taylor made the announcement via a letter that was sent to Sheridan Mayor Dave Kinskey; members of the City Council and members of Sheridan Travel and Tourism.

Red Grade Road to Ranger Station Will Open This Week

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Officials with Sheridan County have announced that Red Grade Road to the Ranger Station will open Friday morning.

The wet spring has forced Sheridan County to keep Red Grade Road closed longer than usual this year, as it's typically open by Memorial Day weekend.

Escapee Captured

56-year-old William S. Coomer escapee has been captured.

Weston County authorities have confirmed that 56-year-old William S. Coomer has been captured and is back in custody after he was found near LAK Reservoir in eastern Weston County Wednesday.

Beauty before Age

The Sheridan Main Street reconstruction project makes this spot of beauty inaccessible for viewing by vehicle this year. But for pedestrians, adjacent to the reconstruction zone is this cluster of beautiful fragrant lilacs in front of Taylor Place, the former John S. Taylor School.

Explosion in Billings Destroys Home

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Firefighters battle a fire after a home at 1411 Granite Avenue in Billings exploded Wednesday, June 8, 2011. (Photo Courtesy of the Billings Gazette)

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) - Billings police say nobody was injured in an explosion that destroyed one home and damaged three others.