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June 22nd, 2013

Thunderhead

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A familiar sight in Sheridan lately have been large thunderheads that have produced quite a few severe thunderstorms.

Photos by Ron and Sarah Richter

Super Moon - just 220,000 miles away

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This high dynamic range photo of the "super moon" was taken about 10:00 pm Saturday evening from 130 S. Brooks Street looking south east over the Sheridan County Courthouse. This super moon is about 14 percent larger and 30 percent brighter than a regular full moon. At its peak moment the moon will be about 221,824 miles from Earth - closer than the typical 252,581 miles.

Veterans Job Fair

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The Sheridan VA Medical Center held a two day job fair Friday and Saturday to give Veterans the opportunity to meet with state agencies, local employers and educational institutions.

Not a good BBQ'ing day

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Saturday is perhaps not the best day to BBQ in the Sheridan area - especially if your BBQ is near a rain downspout.

Relay for Life was Friday

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Cancer affects everyone and Friday night, in an effort to fight back against cancer, Sheridan's Relay for Life was held at Kendrick Park.

Equality Center: $10.10 by 2015

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The Equality State Policy Center is starting a campaign aimed at raising Wyoming's minimum wage to $10.10 by 2015. The current state minimum is a mere $5.15, though most employers pay the federally mandated $7.25.

June 21st

Dianne Wyatt Takes Best of Show

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Friday night at the Sagebrush Community Art Center on 5th Street, an artists' and awards reception was held.

Miss Wyoming Pageant Takes Center Stage Tonight

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In a matter of a few hours, a new Miss Wyoming will be crowned on the stage of the WYO Theater in Sheridan. Miss Wyoming Lexie Madden has this advice for whomever will be crowned her successor.

City of Sheridan Receives Funding for Several Projects

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The Wyoming State Loan and Investment Board, or SLIB recently approved a $1 million Community Readiness Grant for the Sheridan northwest infrastructure project, which will extend Yellowtail Drive further through the High-Tech Business Park in north Sheridan.

Wyoming Wins Academic Challenge

The third annual Wyoming-Montana Academic Challenge was held at Sheridan College Thursday. The competition featured six-player high school all-star teams from both states that were presented with oral questions in a buzzer style format over five rounds of competition.