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June 20th, 2014

First 3rd Thursday Draws Good Crowd

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(Photo by Judy Hagerott)

All the activity in town this week didn't affect the crowds that showed up for the first 3rd Thursday Street Festival in downtown Sheridan. This begins the sixth year for the event which has become a Sheridan tradition.

Campground Crowd Enjoys Party

Rod and Marcella Mathill (Photo by Judy Hagerott)

For the hundreds of people coming to town for the Big Horn Country USA Country Music Festival, finding a place to stay might be a problem. Wildflower Campground was set up for just the occasion and Sheridan Media's Judy Hagerott stopped by to bring us the report.

Artist Reception Held for Morel

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An artist's reception was held Thursday for painter Mark Morel and friends on the mezzanine at the Sheridan County Fulmer Public Library. Morel is a RENEW client, works at Home Depot and loves painting.

Longmire Days Needs Funding Boost

The fictional Sheriff of Durant, Absaroka County, Wyoming, Walt Longmire (Robert Taylor) meets the real Sheriff of Johnson County Steve Kozisek at Longmire Days last year in Buffalo. (Photo By Aaron Palmer)

Longmire Days, the community celebration held in Buffalo and based on the Longmire books by local author Craig Johnson, is set for July 18-20 and organizers are still looking for sponsors.

June 19th

AP News Update

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Latest Wyoming news, sports, business and entertainment
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State Sen. John Schiffer dies

(Information in the following story is from: KROE-AM, http://www.sheridanmedia.com/)

A Look Back in Time: June 20, 1914

The government has let the star route contract from Sheridan to Buffalo to Bert Woodside.

Trucking Operations Begin Next Week on Red Grade

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(Photo by Ron Richter)

Sheridan County officials have announced that as part of the Stumpy Ridge Fuel Mitigation Project, trucks will begin hauling logs off of County Road 26, better known as Red Grade Road, next Wednesday, June25. Sheridan County Project Manager Mike Mackey.

Continuance Granted at Preliminary Hearing

(Photo by Ron Richter)

A preliminary hearing was scheduled Thursday in Sheridan County Circuit Court for a Sheridan woman charged with six counts of Felony Forgery. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter was there and has the story.

Buffalo Girl Named Teen Miss Wyoming

Mariah Robinson, Teen Miss Wyoming. Photo by Aaron Palmer.

Fourteen year-old Mariah Robinson of Buffalo was crowned Teen Miss Wyoming in a pageant in Douglas June 14th.

The State-wide competition is part of the Little Miss Wyoming Scholarship Pageant that crowns champions in the Tiny Miss, Tot Miss, Petite Miss, Little Miss, Preteen Miss, and Teen Miss Wyoming categories.

EPA Action A Priority For Recent WAM Meetings

Buffalo Mayor Randy Dyess

The Wyoming Association of Municipalities had their summer meetings last week in Casper, and Environmental Protection Agency (or EPA) actions that could hurt Wyoming's mineral industry were one of the main topics for discussion during the four-day conference.