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May 15th, 2015

First-Ever Juried Photography Show at SAGE

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Best of Show

The Sheridan Artist Guild held it first-ever Juried Photography Show this month and the artists’ reception took place Friday night. The exhibit includes 40 photographs from 30 local and regional artists.

County Attorney Says Officer Body Cams Need More Study

Body cams for police officers, which are being considered by the Sheridan force, could be beneficial, but not until all the bugs regarding data storage, retrieval and editing issues, along with privacy concerns, are worked out.

Schlegel Sentenced in District Court

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A sentencing hearing was held Thursday in Fourth Judicial District Court in Sheridan for 21-year-old Taran Schlegel. Sheridan Media’s Ron Richter has the story.

‘Unplug’ Week Begins Monday

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Land Trust Communications and Outreach Associate Claire Hobbs (Photo by Ron Richter)

The Sheridan Community Land Trust has a week full of events that begin Monday that encourage children to get outside and “unplug” for a week. To kick things off, the Banana Slug String Band will be performing at the WYO Theater from 6 to 8 Monday night.

Four Campgrounds in the Bighorn National Forest Opening This Weekend

Four campgrounds will open this weekend to officially kick off the summer season in the Bighorn Mountains.

May 14th

College to Host Second Ranch Forum

Sheridan's second annual Ranch Sustainability Forum for area livestock producers will start Monday with a day-long presentation on low-stress livestock handling.

Water Project, Soldier Creek on Fair Board Agenda

A project started last year to improve water pressure at the Sheridan County Fairgrounds is finished.

Vietnam Veteran to Give College Address

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Visitors gather around the Vietnam Women's Memorial as part of the Veterans Day Observance at the Vietnam Wall Nov. 11, 2008 in Washington, D.C. (Courtesy of Wikimedia Commons)

Sheridan College’s 66th annual Commencement Ceremony is coming up Saturday, and Diane Carlson Evans, a former captain in the Army Nurse Corps and Vietnam Veteran, will be giving the commencement address.

Golden Rule Offers Farm to Table Groceries

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Co-owner Melissa Smith and crew are putting the finishing touches on the store in anticipation of Monday's opening. Photo by Hannah Stepenoff.

A new store is opening next week in Sheridan that offers “farm to table” food options. Hannah Stepenoff has the story.

Wyoming Justices Side with Newspaper in Public Meetings Case

The Wyoming Supreme Court has sided with the newspaper in Sheridan in its effort to report on a local school district’s planning for a multipurpose center in Sheridan.