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May 25th, 2016

Fatal Motor Vehicle Accident in Yellowstone

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Around 9am on last Wednesday, 47-year-old Texan Wendy Larrabee was struck by a motor vehicle as she was crossing the West Entrance Road on foot. Witnesses started CPR immediately and rangers arrived within minutes, but Larrabee was pronounced dead at the scene.

Little Goose Bridge on Highway 87 to Close Next Week Temporarily

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A Wyoming Department of Transportation Contractor, S&S Builders of Gillette, will begin work on a bridge rehab project on the Little Goose Bridge on US 87 southeast of the Big Horn “Y” towards Story on Tuesday, May 31.

Forest Officials Remind People to ‘Know Before You Go’

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With the Memorial Day holiday approaching, officials with the Bighorn National Forest are gearing up for the kick-off to the summer outdoor recreation season. Many campgrounds have begun opening up, with more slated for Friday and the coming weeks.

Winning Cowboy Draw Ticket sold in Kaycee

WyoLotto announced Tuesday that there is a new Cowboy Draw Jackpot winner from Monday’s drawing. The winner has not come forward yet but the ticket was sold on May 22 at the Sinclair in Kaycee. This is the ninth jackpot-winning ticket sold for Cowboy Draw.

Wyoming News Update

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Latest Wyoming news, sports, business and entertainment

Congressional Candidate Cheney Weighs In on Trump, Federal Debt

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Wyoming Congressional Candidate Liz Cheney at a "meet and greet" in Sheridan Tuesday. (Photo Ron Richter ©)

Liz Cheney, Republican Candidate for the U.S. House seat for Wyoming spent Tuesday in Sheridan, where she had lunch at the Sheridan Senior Center and held a meet and greet at Black Tooth Brewery.

Cowboy State Elite Rodeo Tickets on Sale Today

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Ashley Schafer, barrel racer from Yoder, will be one of the ERA Wyoming athletes at tonight's ticket launch party. (Courtesy Photo)

Tickets for the Cowboy State Elite Rodeo, which is part of the Elite Rodeo Athletes, League of Rodeo Champions, will go on sale today at 5pm at the WYO Theater in Sheridan and online at

May 24th

District 2 Plans Second Summer PLC Institute

Sheridan County School District 2 will host the second annual summer professional learning communities institute this year.

Sachse Has Enjoyed Time With District 2

Tom Sachse said he's enjoyed working for Sheridan County School District 2 for the past 16 years.

A Look Back in Time: May 25, 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 25, 1916.