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April 18th, 2011

Poll Question: Balancing the Federal Budget

Will Congress balance the Federal Budget?

Congress has been hammering away at the Federal Budget for weeks now, hashing out what, if anything, should be cut.

Hay is Needed for Possible “Haymaze” at This Year's Fair

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Hay is Needed for Possible “Haymaze” at This Year's Fair

In an effort to attract more people to this year's Sheridan County Fair, there has been talks of adding a unique event that is sure to add to the entertainment factor of the Fair. Sheridan County Fairgrounds Facilities Director Melissa Albrecht explains.

April 17th

New Look for Dayton Days this Year

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Dayton Mayor Bob Wood

The 35th Annual Dayton Days will have a bit of a new look this year, as there have been some minor changes to the traditional lineup.

Veteran-to-Veteran Legal Advice is Free at UW

Legal research, advice and investigations can cost a pretty penny, but for military veterans and their families connected to the University of Wyoming – the price is “free.”

Yellowstone Winter Visitation Impacted by Heavy Snowfall

A harsh winter has resulted in a decline in winter visitation to Yellowstone.

Yellowstone National Park indicated that heavy early season snowfall that continued through the season is believed to be responsible for the drop in winter visitation in the park.

April 16th

Buffalo Community Choir to Perform Sunday at BHS

The Buffalo Community Choir will have their first-ever concert Sunday at Buffalo High School.

Budget Basics: Public Works

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City of Sheridan Public Works Director Nic Bateson

The City of Sheridan held the final of three budget basics meetings Friday that focused on the City's Public Works Department. Public Works accounts for about 36% of the City's General Fund budget.

Ranchester Church; TRHS Team Up for Fundraiser

Pastor Jeff Browning of Ranchester Community Church

For the third year, Tongue River High School and the Ranchester Community Church are teaming up for their version of an Empty Bowl fundraiser, to be held next Tuesday in Dayton.

Flooding Likely Again At Glendo State Park

According to preliminary reports by the Bureau of Reclamation, higher than normal snowpack levels in the Medicine Bow National Forest and other Wyoming mountain ranges indicate that a second year of flooding at Glendo State Park is likely.

April 15th

Fair Board Approves Budget

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Sheridan County Fairgrounds Facilities Director Melissa Albrecht

The Sheridan County Fair Association Board of Trustees approved their budget for fiscal year 2011-2012 in the amount of $534,000.