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July 29th

Sheridan's Bonnie Gregory Named 'Woman of Influence'

Sheridan's Bonnie Gregory Named 'Woman of Influence' (Photo by Chris Foy)

We told you last week that 61 women from across Wyoming were recently nominated for the Wyoming Women of Influence Award, presented by the Wyoming Business Report.

Wyo. Lottery Board Seeks $1 Million Start-Up Loan

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CASPER, Wyo. (AP) - The Wyoming Lottery Board is seeking a $1 million line of credit to start up a state lottery.

It would be the first funding the board will receive and would help the board hire a CEO, hire a gaming vendor and secure office space in Cheyenne.

Searching for a New Director

(Photo by Ron Richter)

The search for a new director of the Sheridan County Museum continues as the Sheridan County Historical Society Board of Directors have been taking applications for the position. Board member Katie Curtiss explains.

July 28th

This Week's Poll Question

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Recently, Liz Cheney, daughter of former Vice President Dick Cheney, announced that she will try to unseat three-term incumbent U.S. Senator Mike Enzi in the upcoming Republican primary. Cheney, a relative newcomer to Wyoming, faces Enzi, a former Gillette mayor and Wyoming legislator.

Kendrick Mansion's 100th Anniversary Party was Saturday

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photo by Judy Hagerott

Kendrick Mansion is still a sight to behold, standing tall on the hill overlooking Sheridan and Saturday, a party was held celebrating the 100 years since the mansion was built and first occupied.

Dayton Days 2013

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photo by Judy Hagerott

It just keeps getting better and better each year. This past weekend was the 37th annual Dayton Days. Beginning with the Cow Pie Classic and ending with the traditional Firefighter Water Fight, it was a family-friendly weekend chock full of events for all ages.

Chamber: Buffalo's Crazy Days A 'Pretty Good Weekend'

Water barrel races at the 2013 Buffalo Crazy Days and Nights Celebration.

This year's Buffalo Crazy Days and Nights celebration looks to have been a success, according to Buffalo Chamber of Commerce Director Angela Jarvis, who said overall it was “a pretty good weekend.”

Johnson County Fair And Rodeo Week Underway

The 2013 Johnson County Fair and Rodeo kicked off on Sunday and will continue all this week, wrapping up with the final rodeo performance next Sunday, August 4th.

Council to Hold Second Work Session on College Bond Issue Monday

The Sheridan City Council will hold the second of three scheduled work sessions regarding the $15.8 million Sheridan College bond issue. The College is looking to renovate and expand its current tech center that's severely outdated says College President Dr.

July 27th

Week in Review

We continue our week in review series with a look back at some of the past week's top stories.