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June 6th, 2010

City Council to Address Development Tonight

Sheridan Mayor Dave Kinskey
Sheridan Mayor Dave Kinskey

The Sheridan City Council will meet for their first regular meeting of June this evening. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter has a preview.

Tidbit Tuesdays Has Expanded

Tidbit Tuesdays begin this week at the Sheridan County Museum.
Tidbit Tuesdays begin this week at the Sheridan County Museum.

Tidbit Tuesdays at the Sheridan County Museum will begin tomorrow on the porch of the museum. This is the third year of the program and it continues to expand because of its popularity. Curator of Museum Education Nathan Doerr.

Showdown over Wyo. 'Code of the West'

It's showdown at high noon over the Code of the West, Wyoming's official code for living a virtuous life like the ideal cowboy.

Casper Marathon draws traveling runners

The Casper Marathon has special meaning for one runner. Vicki Becker of Binghamton, N.Y., is racing in Sunday's marathon to complete her tour of marathon running in all 50 states. And it comes just one day before Becker turns 50.

June 5th

Joey's Fly Fishing Season is ON!

The first of 43 youth fly fishing camps begins June 7th in Sheridan.

Begun as a pilot program in 2007, Joey's Fly Fishing Foundation is just about to begin its second full season as an up-and-running, non-profit youth mentoring organization. Founder Joey Puettman tells us that the first of 43 camps begin Monday, June 7th.

Miss Wyoming 2010 Crowned

Alicia Grove, Miss Wyoming 2010, with the eight other contestants and pageant entertainers.

Miss Wyoming 2010, Alicia Grove, Miss Sweetwater County from Rock Springs, was crowned at the WYO Theatre in Sheridan Saturday night. Sheridan Media's Mary Jo Johnson has more.

Wyoming Looks To Adopt Montana Anti-Meth Program

ROCK SPRINGS, Wyo. (AP) - Wyoming is looking to adopt an anti-meth program that has proven successful in Montana.

Cause of Casper Red Lobster Blaze Still Unknown

Cause of fire at Casper Red Lobster is still under investigation.
Cause of fire at Casper Red Lobster is still under investigation.

CASPER, Wyo. (AP) - Casper fire officials say a blaze that destroyed a Red Lobster started in the building's storage area but investigators are still trying to figure out a cause. Three employees were in the building Tuesday morning when the fire happened but no one was injured.

June 4th

“The Dance” is Here to Stay

The Dance is here to stay.
The Dance is here to stay.

The fundraising campaign to purchase the sculpture “The Dance” that adorns the front lawn of the Historic Sheridan Inn began a little over a year ago. Thanks to a generous donation, the funds have been raised and the sculpture will remain in front of the Inn permanently.

Search Continues for Missing Man in Yellowstone

Seach for missing man in Yellostone continues.
Seach for missing man in Yellostone continues.

YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK, Wyo. (AP) - Yellowstone National Park officials say they continue to search for a 25-year-old Oklahoma man who may be missing. Park officials say Peter Louis Kastner, of Oklahoma City, has not been heard from for some time. Rangers believe it's possible that Kastner has been in the Yellowstone area for two weeks and may be using a fake name.