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May 17th, 2016

Senator Barrasso Commends Western Water Supply Bill

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U.S. Senator John Barrasso (Photo Ron Richter ©)

U.S. Senator John Barrasso of Wyoming weighed in on the Western Water Supply and Planning Enhancement Act of 2016 during a hearing Tuesday of the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on Water and Power.

Commissioners Urged to Reconsider SAWS Vote

Dave Engels asks commissioners to reconsider their action. (Photo by Pat Blair)

Dave Engels, a former administrator of the Sheridan Area Water Supply, known as SAWS, has urged Sheridan County commissioners to reconsider a decision made last month to end consideration of turning over the SAWS rural water system to city ownership.

Senator Enzi Speaks on BLM’s Attack on Coal

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Senator Mike Enzi defended Wyoming’s coal industry during a public meeting in Casper. The meeting was in regards to the Bureau of Land Management’s(BLM) review of the federal coal program.

Black Tooth Brewery Takes Home 2 Awards at Arizona Festival

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Sheridan’s Black Tooth Brewing Company took home two awards at the 6th Annual AmeriCAN Canned Craft Beer Festival in Scottsdale, Arizona. Black Tooth brought all four of the beers that they can; Bomber Mountain Amber, Saddle Bronc Brown, Hot Streak IPA, and Caught Lookin’ Blonde Ale.

Candidates File for Sheridan, Dayton Councils

Candidates filed this week for the Sheridan city and Dayton town councils.

Tourism Dollars and Benefits to Sheridan

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Sheridan Travel and Tourism Executive Director Shawn Parker made an appearance on our Public Pulse program Monday and talked about upcoming events and other issues as the tourist season gets ready to kick in for 2016.

May 16th

Eaton's Horse Drive is Sunday

Eaton's horses traveled through rain in this photo taken at last year's horse drive. (Photo from Sheridan Media files)

Eaton's Ranch wranglers will bring more than 160 horses through Sheridan Sunday morning during the annual horse drive.

The Wyoming Office of Tourism to host a Free Marketing Event

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Sheridan County Chamber of Commerce Marketing and Communications Director Ryan Koltiska announced last week a program from the Wyoming office of tourism will be offered free of charge Thursday afternoon at the Chamber office.

A Look Back in Time: May 17, 1916

Now here's Sheridan Media's look back in time, to 100 years ago, by reporter Pat Blair as published in the Sheridan Enterprise newspaper on May 17, 1916.

Council Approves Additional Funds for CAST

Sheridan's city council authorized payment of another $150,000 to Sheridan's Critical Air Service Group, known as CAST, to extend the minimum revenue guarantee to Denver Air Connection.