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August 18th, 2013

The Tour de Big Horn was Saturday

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It couldn't have been a prettier morning as 50-plus bicyclists took to the road Saturday, all as a fundraiser for the Sheridan Community Land Trust.

Longmire Days A Success For Durant...Well, Buffalo

This weekend's second annual Longmire Days in Buffalo - or Durant for the weekend - was a huge success, if attendance at the various events is any indication.

Senator Enzi Gains Ideas From Buffalo Listening Session

US Senator from Wyoming Michael Enzi held one of his scheduled “listening sessions” in Buffalo on Friday, asking locals to tell him what they felt he and the rest of Washington, DC need to concentrate their efforts on.

Johnson County Has Concerns Over CDBG Grant

Johnson County's Commissioners have been discussing concerns that Deputy County Attorney Barry Crago has with a Community Developmentt Block Grant (CDBG) and its attached paperwork recently received on an application from the Buffalo Senior Center for a $13,000 study grant to be performed on the facility.

Have a Great Rodeo - Take Home a Great Saddle

The 33rd Annual Sheridan County Rodeo wrapped up with an Award's Ceremony and Supper Sunday evening. After numerous buckles and other items were awarded it was time for the five big winners to step up and take home a saddle.

Longmire Days 2013

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(All photos by Aaron Palmer)

Week in Review

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It's time to take a look back at some of the top stories of this past week with our Sheridan Media Week in Review.

The Sheridan Police Department issued a media release regarding an incident that occurred at Le Bella Beauty Supply and Salon in Sheridan. A male individual became upset when the store didn't have the “wax” that he was looking for and the man unsheathed a large knife in front of several employees of the store while he was sitting in his vehicle in the salon parking lot.

The man was not arrested, but the case was forwarded on to the Sheridan County Attorney's office for review.

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August 17th

Wyo. Publishes Pre-Drilling Water Test Draft Rules

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CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - The state agency that oversees oil and gas drilling in Wyoming has published proposed new rules that would require companies to test groundwater for pollution before they drill.

UW Receives Record Setting $56 Million in Private Donations

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The University of Wyoming has announced that during the most recent fiscal year that ended on June 30th, UW received a record $56 million in private gifts. That broke 2011's record of $43 million in private donations.

Cindy Hill Narrows Public Records Request

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CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - State schools Superintendent Cindy Hill has better defined her public records request in an attempt to speed up the release of the documents she is seeking from the governor's office.