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July 28th, 2011

SPD Receives State Grant to Increase Patrols During August, Sturgis

Motorcycle deaths in Wyoming are higher than national averages, and the State of Wyoming has issued a grant to law enforcement agencies around the state in order to increase patrols this August.

County Fire Restrictions Request

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Sheridan County Fire Warden Bill Biastoch along with the 6 fire districts within the county have requested that the County Commissioners enact county wide fire restrictions.

Convicted Ernst Murderers File Several Motions to the Wyoming Supreme Court

Dharminder Sen, (far left with the purple pants) filed a motion with the Wyoming Supreme Court Thursday to withdraw counsel in his appeal case.

17-year-old convicted murderer Dharminder Sen filed a motion in Wyoming Supreme Court Thursday to withdraw counsel citing a conflict of interest, as his co-defendant Wyatt Bear Cloud is also being represented by the same court appointed attorneys in his appeal case.

State Veterans Memorial Asking for Names of Veterans Who Have Died Dating Back to Vietnam

A view of the WWII Memorial at the Wyoming State Veterans Memorial Site in Cody (courtesy of Buck Wilkerson}

The State of Wyoming's Veterans Memorial Park in Cody is looking to add another monument for vets who have died since Vietnam, and they are asking for Wyoming residents to help them complete their list of names by sending information.

Unemployment Numbers for Sheridan County Continue to Drop

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Unemployment Numbers for Sheridan County Continue to Drop

Wednesday we told you about the continued decline in the state's unemployment rate, as it has been dropping since December of 2009 when the jobless rate was 7.7%.

“Burning House” Fundraiser Set for Sunday

Local musician Jana Davis is one of the many artists coming together to help raise money for Jon Quarterman, who's house burned down earlier this month.

Just over two weeks ago, a fire on Higby Road in Sheridan County destroyed the home of Jon Quarterman. Local musicians have banded together to host a fundraiser this Sunday to help Jon with the expense of building a new home.

Lummis Talks Debt Crisis on MSNBC

U.S. Representative Cynthia Lummis

U.S. Representative Cynthia Lummis appeared on MSNBC Wednesday to discuss the debt crisis.

Another Crazy Days Begins Today in Sheridan

Sheridan stores will dip their prices for the annual Crazy Days event that begins today and lasts through Saturday.

Jodi's Heart Finalist for Toyota's “100 Cars for Good” Competition

Jodi's Heart of Sheridan is a finalist in the "100 Cars for Good" program sponsored by Toyota. In the competition, Toyota takes 5,000 non-profits from around the country and narrows them down to 500, then, five of the organizations per day are posted on Toyota's Facebook page where people can vote for the winning organization to win a car.

Buffalo Crazy Days Kicks Off Friday

Buffalo Chamber of Commerce Director Angela Jarvis

Buffalo's Crazy Days celebration will be this weekend downtown and in Crazy Woman Square. The fun will begin Friday as merchants spill out of their stores and onto the sidewalks with special pricing on goods and will stay open late into the evening.