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July 1st, 2011

Get Advance Tix Now for Bighorn Mountain Festival

Bighorn Mountain Festival is July 8, 9 and 10 in Buffalo

Time is running out to get advance tickets for the upcoming Seventh Annual Bighorn Mountain Festival and save some cash.

30th Ucross Fireworks Display Sunday at Big Red

The annual Fireworks Extravaganza at the Big Red at Ucross will be Sunday, July 3rd from 5 pm until the fireworks are over.

Jo Co School Board Approves Bid for Electronic Keys

The Johnson County School Board approved a bid for a district-wide electronic entry system for the schools.

Blood Drive July 5th in Buffalo

United Blood Services will be in Buffalo next week for another blood drive. Mike Frigon, Senior Donor Recruitment Representative for UBS, said the Buffalo community has always been a big contributor to the blood drives.

June 30th

Fra Dana...Who Was She?

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Portrait of Fra Dana by William Merritt Chase.

Sometimes, we overlook what's precious in our own back yard. Such was the case of Fra Dana artist and rancher's wife who lived on the Dana Ranch on Pass Creek, near Parkman, during the turn of the century.

Panel Committee Recommends Rocky Mountain

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Panel Committee recommends Rocky Mountain for ambulance service within the City of Sheridan.

The panel committee made its recommendation Thursday regarding ambulance service in Sheridan as they recommended the City enter into a one-year contract with Rocky Mountain Ambulance Services.

Union President Responds to Panel Committee's Decision

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Sheridan Fire-Rescue Firefighter/EMT and Local Union President George Neeson

The decision by the panel committee recommending the City of Sheridan enter into a contract with Rocky Mountain Ambulance to provide Emergency Medical Service to the citizens of Sheridan didn't come as a big surprise to firefighters with Sheridan Fire-Rescue.

Kyle Reuter Sentenced

Kyle Reuter, 24, was sentenced to 3 to 5 years for possession of child pornography.

Kyle Reuter, age 24, was sentenced in 4th Judicial District Court Wednesday morning. Reuter had plead “guilty” in February of this year, per a plea agreement with the State, on a charge of possession of child pornography.

Forest Officials Stress Safety While Recreating on the Mountain

Bighorn National Forest Officials stress safety when recreating on the mountain due to current conditions.

Now that it appears that summer has finally arrived, more and more people are making their way to the Bighorn Mountains to partake in various recreation activities.

5th Street to Open to Two-Way Traffic Soon

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WYDOT Public Involvement Specialist Ronda Holwell

Due to the North Main Street reconstruction project in Sheridan, two way traffic has been closed near Main Street since late March.