Archive - Jun 5, 2013 - News

King's Saddlery Featured on "Longmire" TV Series

King's Saddlery Featured on "Longmire" TV Series (Photo courtesy kingropes.com)

Sheridan's own King's Saddlery was featured in a recent episode of the hit show "Longmire" - which is based off of books written by Ucross resident Craig Johnson. Sheridan Media's Chris Foy has the story.

G&F Stress Boater Safety

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(Photo courtesy of the G&F)

Game Wardens in northeast Wyoming issued a high number of citations over Memorial Day weekend for various boating and fishing violations.

Parkman Days to Offer Something for Everyone

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(Photo by Judy Hagerott)

It started with a parade six years ago and has evolved into a full fledged day long celebration. We're talking about Parkman Days, which is set to take place Saturday, June 22 in the quiet little town that sits just northwest of Dayton and Ranchester.

Lummis Introduces Collectible Firearms Protection Act

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The M1 Garand was used by American troops during the Second World War and are popular collectibles. (Photo courtesy Flickr user miso beno)

U.S. Representative Cynthia Lummis recently introduced legislation that would reverse a State Department decision to block the importation of historic M1 Garand rifles and M1 carbines from South Korea.

1st and 5th Street RR Crossings to Close

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(Photo by Ron Richter)

Finishing work that was started in April will force the closure of the 1st and 5th Street Railroad Crossings in Sheridan over the next several days. WYDOT Public Involvement Specialist Ronda Holwell says the 1st Street crossing will be closed this Friday.

Buffalo Chamber's Annual Luau Saturday At Fairgrounds

Coming up this Saturday at the Johnson County Fairgrounds is the 11th Annual Wild Bunch Luau, sponsored in part by Sheridan Media's very own Oldies 105-9.

Buffalo Council OKs Transfer, New Use of Unspent Funds

At their Tuesday meeting, the Buffalo City Council approved a request from the Recycling Board to transfer unspent One-Percent funds from last year's budget to this year's budget and to re-allocate what those funds can be used for.

Buffalo Chamber Presents Awards During Luncheon

The Third Annual Buffalo Chamber of Commerce Awards Luncheon was Wednesday, June 5th at the Occidental Saloon.

Gilead Fire Regeneration and Flower Hike

Gilead Fire Regeneration and Flower Hike (Photo by Chris Foy)

On Saturday, June 22, the Wyoming Wilderness Association will be hosting a free educational hike in the Rock Creek Recommended Wilderness Area to see first-hand the effects of last year's Gilead Fire.

Wyoming's energy-based budget still prone to busts

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By Gregory Nickerson WyoFile.com

Here’s what budget doomsday could look like for Wyoming: