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April 23rd, 2011

Report Shows that Wyoming Knows How to Cash in on Oil and Gas

New report shows that Wyoming knows how to cash in on oil and gas. (Courtesy Photo)

Wyoming is singled out in a new report on oil, gas and coal development and how those projects affect state economics.

Avoid Ticks During Outdoor Activities to Help Prevent Disease

Wyoming Department of Health reminds residents that tick season is just about here.

The Wyoming Department of Health says that taking a few simple steps to avoid ticks while outdoors this spring and summer can go a long ways in prevention of becoming ill with a tick-borne disease.

Programs Explain How to Preserve Family Heirlooms

Two programs, sponsored by the Trails End State Historic Site in Sheridan and The Jim Gatchell Memorial Museum in Buffalo, will teach participants how they can preserve family treasures and heirlooms.

Sheridan Fire-Rescue Respond to Saturday Morning House Fire

Sheridan Fire-Rescue Captain Mike Miller (white helmet) directs fire operations, while Firefighter/Paramedic Kyle Johnson (yellow helmet) prepares to enter the home and Firefighter II/EMT Greg Luhman sets up equipment. (Courtesy Photo)

Sheridan Fire-Rescue is in the news again this week, this time with word of responding to a house fire at 959 Burton just after 7:30 Saturday morning.

April 22nd

Westview Easter Egg Hunt

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Twenty-three month old Dawson May, son of Shyda and Aaron May clutches his Easter basket at the Westview Easter Egg Hunt.

Blustery north winds forced Westview Health Care Center's Easter Egg Hunt indoors Friday afternoon.

Moving Earth Day Indoors

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Earth Day in Sheridan.

Mother Nature kicked up her heels Friday afternoon forcing the Earth Day festivities inside.

NWCCD Board Acknowledges Preliminary Budget

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NWCCD Board Acknowledges Preliminary Budget

The Northern Wyoming Community College District Board of Trustees acknowledged receipt of the preliminary budget for fiscal year 2011-2012.

Caring Threads Group Gives to Those in Need

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Pictured from left to right: Donna Stubbs, The Fiber House; Carole Petty, TRVCC Board Chairperson; Emmy Hill, Ameri Corps Member; Toni Orum, Oncology Nurse. (Courtesy Photo)

The Tongue River Valley Community Center and the Fiber House in Sheridan have collaborated to form “Caring Threads”, a fiber arts group that provides knitting and crocheted items for those in need.

CraigsList Rape Victim Speaks Out to Help Others

Ian and Sarah Kelso ( Photo by Dan Cepeda/Casper Star-Tribune)

Ten years of working together around Wyoming to increase awareness of sexual assault and to increase prevention methods was discussed at the Sexual Assault Summit X at the Sheridan Holiday Inn this week.

Grand Finale Gala Event Thursday Night

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Joy Keown's award winning landscape.

There was electricity in the air Thursday night at the Davis Gallery in downtown Sheridan.  Anticipation, expectation, and excitement filled the gallery.