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An Evening with Senator Tester

U.S. Senator for Montana Jon Tester (Photo by Ron Richter)

The Wyoming Democratic Party held a fundraiser Tuesday night at the Black Tooth Brewery in Sheridan that featured U.S. Senator from Montana Jon Tester, who talked about the biggest challenge Congress faces in the immediate, and not so immediate future.

Second Phase of CTET Study to Begin Soon

Sheridan County Chamber of Commerce CEO Dixie Johnson, left, and SEEDA Administrator Robert Briggs at Tuesday's monthly SEEDA meeting. (Photo by Ron RIchter)

Trustees for the Sheridan Economic and Educational Development Authority gave authorization Tuesday to have a sub-committee move forward with finalizing a contract for professional services for phase II of a target industry study.

Getting Set for Brewfest

A seen from last year's Brewfest. (Photo by Judy Hagerott)

The Sheridan County Chamber of Commerce is busy tying up the loose ends for this year's Brewfest, which will take place a week from Saturday.

Sheridan Probation Officer Charged with Sexual Assault Out on Bond

As we first reported last Friday, Sheridan probation and parole officer, Chris Yager, was charged this month with a felony count of sexual assault against a former client. Yager appeared before Circuit Court Judge Shelley Cundiff Tuesday, and was released on a $10,000 unsecured bond.

As we first reported last Friday, Sheridan probation and parole officer, Chris Yager, was charged this month with a felony count of sexual assault against a former client. Yager appeared before Circuit Court Judge Shelley Cundiff Tuesday, and was released on a $10,000 unsecured bond.

25 Years Ago Right Now, Yellowstone Burned Up

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Bill Sniffin

Is this hell?

Or is it Yellowstone?

That was my exact thought as I piloted a small, single engine airplane over the vast expanse of Yellowstone National Park in August of 1988, during the horrible fires that year.

Sen. Enzi Joins in Introducing 'ObamaCare Fix' for Feds

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Sen. Enzi Joins in Introducing 'ObamaCare Fix' for Feds (Courtesy photo)

U.S. Senators Mike Enzi and David Vitter, of Louisiana, said Tuesday they will introduce legislation next month that would require all members of Congress, the President, Vice President and his administration to purchase their health insurance on the ObamaCare Exchange.