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September 11th, 2011

A Dead Ringer of an Event

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Carrie Stahley hoping for a ringer at the Jaycee Horseshoe Tournament.

It was the first of its kind Saturday as the Sheridan Jaycees hosted their first annual horseshoe tournament at Marshall Park.

Organizer Cathy Rosenthal explains it was fundraiser done with a great cause in mind.

Governor Mead: Invest in Wyoming Cities, Towns and Counties

Governor Mead: Invest in Wyoming Cities, Towns and Counties

Wyoming Governor Matt Mead continues to express his belief that now is the time to invest in Wyoming by sending money to cities, towns and counties. This is a priority that the Governor focused on during the last legislative session.

Ten Years Later Sheridan Media Reflects on 9/11, Share Your Stories With Us

Ground Zero with the American flag hung by FDNY responders to the World Trade Center. (Federal Emergency Management Administration file photo)

Ten years ago today at 7:58 am the first plane hit the first World Trade Center tower in New York City. Whether close to the tragedy on the east coast or right here in Wyoming, most Americans felt close to the event in a way as everyone seems to remember where they were that morning.

September 10th

BOA Looking for a Fifth Member

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BOA Chair Nancy Drummond

The City of Sheridan Board of Adjustments is comprised of five members from the community who serve on a volunteer basis.

Representative Lummis Applauds Jobs Frontier Report

U.S. Representative Cynthia Lummis

U.S. Representative and Vice Chair of the Congressional Western Caucus Cynthia Lummis applauded the recently released Jobs Frontier Report.

Mead tells BLM to Balance Energy Development with Conservation in Bighorn Basin

Gov. Matt Mead, in a release from his office, responded to a Bureau of Land Management's plan to guide future management of federal lands and minerals in the Bighorn Basin with a letter that says energy development can be done in the area while still balancing that approach with conservation.

September 9th

Don't Despise Small Beginnings

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Tom Gipson with 3 year-old little cowpoke Caden Tillard from Glenrock giving the "Chute Help" a try-out at Don King Days.

What began with an idea and some scribbling on a napkin, eighty-one year-old, Tom Gipson, from Granbury, Texas, took his idea to fruition with a one-of-a-kind roping chute.

Emergency Responders 911 Ceremony

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Emergency Responders 911 Ceremony

Sheridan Fire-Rescue, law enforcement, and other emergency response agencies will assemble at the Fire Station in Sheridan for a time of remembrance Sunday.

Smoke From Reservoir Fire Burnout Visible in Sheridan

Smoke from the Reservoir Fire in the Cloud Peak Wilderness can be seen from the Sheridan area.

A planned burnout of an area near structures in the path of the Reservoir Fire in the Cloud Peak Wilderness caused a smoke plume visible in the Sheridan area Friday.

Sheridan Fire-Rescue Makes their Contribution to Spirit of America 9/11 Food Drive

Firefighter Seth Larson places food on a table at Cost Plus Furniture and Appliances that the Firefighters donated Friday morning to the Spirit of America 9/11 Food Drive. (photo by Brad Estes)

As the mountain of non-perishable food items grows in the front window of Cost Plus Furniture and Appliances, on day two of Sheridan Media's Spirit of America 9/11 Food Drive members of Sheridan Fire-Rescue stopped by to make their contribution.