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May 6th, 2013

VOA Breaks Ground on Apartments for Low-Income Seniors

(Photo Courtesy of Ethan Boone)

Volunteers of America Northern Rockies held a groundbreaking ceremony for the new Penrose Place, a 15-unit HUD 202 PRAC subsidized, apartment complex for low-income seniors aged 62 or over who meet income requirements. VOA Executive Director Jeff Holsinger.

ST&T Celebrates Rebranding This Week

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Sheridan has been tapped as a National Signature Destination by the state of Wyoming for National Tourism Week. Sheridan Travel and Tourism has events lined up all week to celebrate. Director, Shawn Buckley, explains.

Library: Plan Summer Reading Now

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Students in Sheridan County are starting to see the light at the end of the tunnel, as summer vacation starts at the end of the month. However, those months off don't fare so well for academic progress, especially when it comes to literacy.

Guides Want Wolf Licences Cut

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The Jackson Hole Outfitters and Guides Association has endorsed Wyoming's proposal to cut the number of wolf hunting permits in half this fall.

Prescribed Burn On Schedule

The Wyoming Game and Fish Department has confirmed they plan to go ahead with a prescribed burn today through Wednesday on the Bud Love Wildlife Reserve 8 miles northwest of Buffalo.

SCOPE Celebrates Graduation

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May 5th

Day at the Derby Benefits CHAPS

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Thirteen year-old Shyanna Martin, daughter of Amanda Bach, taking part in a "Day at the Derby."

Saturday, in the Timberline Room of the Black Tooth Brewing Company, CHAPS Equine Assisted Therapy hosted its annual fundraiser, “A Day at the Derby.” CHAPS Director Sue Suddith explains what CHAPS is all about.

Landfill Hosts Trees for Trash

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Making Sheridan a greener and cleaner community, the city landfill held its annual “Trees for Trash” on Saturday. It was an opportunity for residents to gather up any extra trash that accumulated over the winter months and take it to the dump for free.

“Violets Along the Big Horns” Show and Sale was Saturday

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The Parish Hall of St. Peter's was in full bloom Saturday as the Sheridan African Violet Club held their annual violet show and sale. Colors galore, this simple little flower has delighted hundreds especially during the long Wyoming winters.

Dogs Join Fight Against Cancer

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Saturday was the first ever “Bark for Life,” a canine event to fight cancer. Forty dogs showed up at Kendrick Park, with their companions, to walk the full loop around the park which amounts to a mile and a half of exercise for both dog and owner, but much more.