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August 30th, 2015

This Week's Poll Question

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Ticket sales for the Wyoming Lottery began one year ago in August and those sales have totaled $20 million. Close to 600,000 winners have collected over $5 million in winnings. Doesn’t seem like too bad of a year.

WYO Theater Spotlight

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The WYO Theater will celebrate the beginning of its 26th season by hosting a 2015-2016 Season Spotlight event Wednesday from 5 to 7.

August 29th

Aircraft Fire Rescue Vehicle on Display

Air show attendees check out the aircraft fire rescue vehicle. (Photo by Pat Blair)

Not all the exhibits at the Sheridan County Airport's air show on Saturday were aircraft.

Sheridan Hospital Receives Trauma Designation

Sheridan Memorial Hospital has received designation from the state of Wyoming as an Area Trauma Hospital.

Connor Diorama Debuts in Ranchester

Visitors check out the Connor Battle diorama in Ranchester. (Photo by Pat Blair)

Tom Warnke's latest diorama, a depiction of the Connor Battle only blocks from what's now the main street of the town of Ranchester, was presented to the public in an open house Saturday at Ranchester's information center.

Thousands Flock to Sheridan Air Show

Crowds watch as the afternoon air show gets under way. (Photo by Pat Blair)

At least 2,500 people attended Saturday's air show at the Sheridan County Airport in Sheridan.

A Look Back in Time: Aug. 30, 1915

Now here's Sheridan Media's look back in time, to 100 years ago, by reporter Pat Blair as published in the Sheridan Enterprise newspaper on Aug. 30, 1915.

Celebrating Story

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Saturday was the 29th annual Story Days, a time to gather as a community and celebrate, before school starts and winter snow settles in.

Josey Pilcher has lived in Story all her life and said Story Days is the one day you can’t be bored living there.

4th Annual Brewfest Packs in the Crowds

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With temperatures topping the century mark, the hundreds making their way to sample beer from the 20-plus vendors on hand for this year’s Sheridan Suds n’ Spurs Brewfest, found cold beer the answer to the sweltering weather on Saturday.

Walk to End Alzheimer’s

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(Photo by Judy Hagerott)

The 2015 “Walk to End Alzheimer’s” in Sheridan will take place Wednesday at 6 at Whitney Commons Park. Sheridan Senior Center Director of Family Caregiver Services Stella Montano says that the walk will be one-mile and registration will take place at 5.