Archive - Jul 2012 - News

July 9th

Fire Terminology Demystified

People living in the Rocky Mountain Region have had earfuls of news about wildfires in their areas.

Big Horn Mountain Festival 'Almost Perfect' This Year

The Eighth Annual Big Horn Mountain Festival was a great success again this year, according to co-organizer Paul Jarvis.

The weather was great, not too hot and no rainfall to dampen spirits.

July 8th

This Week's Poll Question

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“It's boots and chaps
It's cowboy hats
It's spurs and latigo

It's the ropes and the reins
And the joy and the pain
And they call the thing rodeo”...Garth Brooks

Boot Kick-Off

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Amber Nickel lady-like book kick.

It's the signal that Rodeo Week is here; it's the annual Sheridan WYO Rodeo boot kick-off. It began years ago on Main Street, moved to Kendrick Park, and now, in its second year, the boot kick-off took place Saturday evening on the back lawn of Sheridan College.

Meatheads? No Way!

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You could hear the music blocks away, but being there, you felt the electricity. It was the first of its kind in Wyoming; it was the 1st annual Cowboy State Strongman Classic held in front of PUREENERGY Fitness on Riverside.

Johnson County Amends Fire Restrictions

At their meeting last Tuesday, the Johnson County Commissioners adopted an amendment to the previous Resolution implementing full fire restrictions in the county.

Johnson County Revises Fire Restrictions

At their meeting last week, the Johnson County Commissioners adopted an amendment to the previous Resolution implementing full fire restrictions in the county.

Yellowstone Reports Strong June Visitation

Visitation to Yellowstone National Park for June and for the first six months of the year is up compared to year-ago levels. The park recorded 674,498 recreational visitors in June 2012, up over 6-percent from last year, and is second only to record levels reported in June 2010.

Brown Discusses Newly Written Memoir On Public Pulse

Author and journalist, Paul Brown, spoke to Kim Love Thursday about a newly released memoir he has written regarding his adolescence in Story.

July 7th

Cheyenne To Install Video Surveillance Downtown

The city of Cheyenne is adding cameras to enhance video surveillance downtown as part of a pilot program.