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July 10th, 2014

Chairs Go Out Early For Parade

Foot of the Bighorns allows staff to reserve parade seating. (Photo by Pat Blair)

Chairs standing alone or in groups of two, three or more along the Sheridan-WYO Parade route have become almost as much a rodeo week tradition as any of the events. They start appearing early. Some people set them out starting Wednesday night. More are added on Thursday.

Sheriff's Hopefuls Speak At 'Meet The Candidates' Forum

Candidates for Johnson County Sheriff, from left, Steve Kozisek, Angie Lloyd-McHenry, and Rich Burridge.

This week's “Meet the Candidates” forum, the second in the series, happened Wednesday evening in Crazy Woman Square in Buffalo during the weekly Farmer's Market.

10th Big Horn Mountain Festival Begins Today

The Big Horn Mountain Festival will begin today and run through Sunday at the Johnson County Fairgrounds in Buffalo.

This year is the 10th annual three-day music festival that brings Nationally and regionally-known acts to northeast Wyoming.

Crazy Woman Square Hosts Second Weekend Of Summerfest

Rob Yingling

This weekend will be the second of this year's annual Summerfest Arts and Crafts events in Buffalo's Crazy Woman Square.

Airport's Bustling While Commercial Passenger Numbers Fall

Sheridan County Airport Manager John Stopka provided an update to county commissioners during a meeting this week. (Photo by Leslie Stratmoen)

Commercial business may be falling at the Sheridan County Airport because of unreliable air service, but airport Manager John Stopka said that does not mean the airport is not bustling with activity.

Senator Kinskey: The City's in Good Hands

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Dave Kinskey while he was tendering his resignation Thursday at a special meeting of the Sheridan City Council. (Photo by Ron Richter)

State Senator Dave Kinskey tendered his resignation as Mayor of the City of Sheridan Thursday. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter has the story.

Council Selects Heath as New Mayor

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Council President John Heath was sworn in as Mayor of Sheridan Thursday. (Photo by Ron Richter)

The Sheridan City Council held a special meeting Thursday to formerly acknowledge and accept the resignation of Mayor Dave Kinskey.

Council Chooses Heath as Sheridan Mayor

BREAKING NEWS: Sheridan City Councilman John Heath has been selected as mayor of Sheridan to continue the term of Dave Kinskey who resigned this week to accept a state senate appointment. Stay tuned to Sheridan Media for the report.

Absentee Voting Begins Today

Wyoming's Secretary of State Max Maxfield is reminding voters through a news release that the 40-day period for absentee voting for Wyoming’s Primary Election begins today and ends Monday, August 18, which is the day before the Primary.

Council Selects Mayor Replacement Today

Dave Kinskey was chosen this week as senator during a joint meeting of the Sheridan and Johnson county commissions. (Photo by Leslie Stratmoen)

A replacement for Sheridan Mayor Dave Kinskey, who's accepted a state senate appointment, will be chosen during a meeting today at city hall.