Archive - Jun 16, 2013 - News

Bighorn Mountain Trail Runs Draws Hundreds

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Friday and Saturday hundreds of runners from across the nation and even worldwide competed in the Bighorn Mountain Wild and Scenic Trail Runs. Runners could compete in a 100 and 50-mile race along with a 50K and 30K race.

The Poll Question of the Week

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We all like our privacy. It's one of our rights. Most of us don't like nosy neighbors, but what about our government? Just how much snooping can they do into our personal business which prompts this week's Bank of Sheridan/Sheridan Media Poll Question:

12th Annual Young Riders Rodeo was Saturday

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Saturday was the time to “Cowboy Up,” as those little buckaroos participated in the 12th annual Young Riders Rodeo held at the Sheridan County Fairgrounds.

Big Horn Fire Department Cooks Breakfast

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Saturday morning saw scores greeting the morning and getting their fill of breakfast in Big Horn. The Big Horn Volunteer Fire Department hosted their annual pancake and sausage feed, all as a fundraiser for the fire department and a great way to start the day with family and friends.

Sens. Enzi, Barrasso to Obama: 'Don’t Abuse Monument Power to Pay Political Debts'

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Sens. Enzi, Barrasso to Obama: 'Don’t Abuse Monument Power to Pay Political Debts'

Wyoming's senators are concerned with a 1906 law that empowers the president in designating certain areas of federal land as a monument. They say the power could be abused to ultimately hinder American energy development. Sheridan Media's Chris Foy has more.

Sheridan Media Week in Review

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Mother Nature certainly dominated the news this past week with a bevy of severe thunderstorms that brought high winds and damaging hail to much of northeast Wyoming. Late Tuesday afternoon, torrential rain in Sheridan County resulted in flash flooding. Sheridan County Emergency Management Coordinator Dave Coleman.

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UW Professor Co-Writes Paper on Discovery of Possible Planet Formed Around Distant Star

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A University of Wyoming professor co-wrote a paper that purports a planet may be nestled in a gap in the disk around the star known as TW Hydrae, which is located 176 light years away.