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July 29th, 2013

Goose Creek Cup Raises Over 30K

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(Photo by Ron Richter)

The Goose Creek Cup to benefit the Downtown Sheridan Association's restoration of the Goose Creeks in Sheridan raised over $32,000 Sunday. The event was held at the Flying H Ranch in Big Horn and featured some of the top polo players in the country.

Hourlong Closures on I-90 Begin Tonight

Hourlong Closures on I-90 Begin Tonight

The Wyoming Department of Transportation has announced there will be a series of hourlong road closures beginning tonight on Interstate 90. These road closures are part of a multi-million dollar project to allow Casper Electric to install steel structures for overhead dynamic message signs.

The Duck Whisperer’s Take on Wyoming Political Scene

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Bill Sniffin
What possible connection could a bunch of ducks have to do with Wyoming’s current political situation?
 
Well, let me explain.

Sheridan County Fire Restrictions in Effect Starting Tuesday

Sheridan County Fire Restrictions in Effect Starting Tuesday

On the recommendation of Sheridan County Fire Warden Bill Biastoch and the six county fire districts, the Board of County Commissioners on Monday officially moved to place fire restrictions in effect starting at 12:01 a.m on Tuesday.

Sheridan's Bonnie Gregory Named 'Woman of Influence'

Sheridan's Bonnie Gregory Named 'Woman of Influence' (Photo by Chris Foy)

We told you last week that 61 women from across Wyoming were recently nominated for the Wyoming Women of Influence Award, presented by the Wyoming Business Report.

Wyo. Lottery Board Seeks $1 Million Start-Up Loan

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CASPER, Wyo. (AP) - The Wyoming Lottery Board is seeking a $1 million line of credit to start up a state lottery.

It would be the first funding the board will receive and would help the board hire a CEO, hire a gaming vendor and secure office space in Cheyenne.

Searching for a New Director

(Photo by Ron Richter)

The search for a new director of the Sheridan County Museum continues as the Sheridan County Historical Society Board of Directors have been taking applications for the position. Board member Katie Curtiss explains.

July 28th

This Week's Poll Question

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Recently, Liz Cheney, daughter of former Vice President Dick Cheney, announced that she will try to unseat three-term incumbent U.S. Senator Mike Enzi in the upcoming Republican primary. Cheney, a relative newcomer to Wyoming, faces Enzi, a former Gillette mayor and Wyoming legislator.

Kendrick Mansion's 100th Anniversary Party was Saturday

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photo by Judy Hagerott

Kendrick Mansion is still a sight to behold, standing tall on the hill overlooking Sheridan and Saturday, a party was held celebrating the 100 years since the mansion was built and first occupied.

Dayton Days 2013

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photo by Judy Hagerott

It just keeps getting better and better each year. This past weekend was the 37th annual Dayton Days. Beginning with the Cow Pie Classic and ending with the traditional Firefighter Water Fight, it was a family-friendly weekend chock full of events for all ages.