Archive - 2013 - News

July 24th

Buffalo's Crazy Days, Nights Celebration This Weekend

Buffalo's annual Crazy Days and Crazy Nights celebration will be Friday and Saturday in Buffalo, featuring great sales at local merchants, food, vendors, music and fun and games.

Game Show Guru Talks Jeopardy

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Sheridan resident Patrick Geary talking about his recent stint on Jeopardy. (Photo by Ron Richter)

Now that Sheridan resident Patrick Geary's appearances on the hit game show Jeopardy have aired, Sheridan Media's Ron Richter had a chance to sit down and talk with the 25-year-old game show guru.

A Family Tradition

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Jimmy Legerski stands by some of the popular red hot dogs that were recently made. (Photo by Ron Richter)

The art of making quality sausage and meats has been a part of the Legerski family in Sheridan for many years. Owner of Legerski Sausage, Jimmy Legerski, explains how it's remained a family tradition.

Sheridan Iron Festival is Friday at the Fairgrounds

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This Friday, the Sheridan County Fairgrounds will be the site of the 1st ever Sheridan Iron Festival. Organizer Kat Deeds explains that they have a number of things lined up throughout the afternoon and evening.

Workshop Coming For Possible NW Water SID

the NW Water Pipeline project special meeting earlier this month.

At their meeting this week, the Johnson County Commissioners got an update from Planner Rob Yingling on the synopsis compiled by WWC Engineering on the recent public meeting with residents near the NW Water Pipeline Project.

UW Researcher Determines Age of Martian Meteorites

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UW Researcher Determines Age of Martian Meteorites (Photo courtesy Wikimedia Commons)

A researcher at the University of Wyoming and his team recently developed a technique to determine the age of Martian rocks that have fallen to Earth.

Healing Wounds with the Field of Honor

Healing Wounds with the Field of Honor (Photo courtesy Flickr user W.D. Vanlue)

After the September 11th terrorist attacks, the immense loss the country suffered was often depicted in the media through images of twisted steel and broken concrete.

Mosquito Control in Sheridan

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Culex tarsalis is a species of mosquito present in the Sheridan area that also is capable of carrying diseases like West Nile virus and malaria. (Photo courtesy Flickr)

With all the recent hot weather in Sheridan and forecasts that it will stay that way for a while, mosquitoes are out in full force. But so is the Weed and Mosquito Control Department within city limits.

Superintendent Lawsuit Argues Education Powers

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CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - Schools Superintendent Cindy Hill's legal challenge to a new state law contends the framers of the Wyoming Constitution didn't intend for the governor and Legislature to have exclusive control over public education.

Three Wildfires Burning in Wyoming

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LANDER, Wyo. (AP) - Several wildfires are burning in Wyoming.

Two fires are burning in the Shoshone National Forest and another in the Medicine Bow National Forest.