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June 8th, 2014

AP News Update

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Latest Wyoming news, sports, business and entertainment.

Hoop Jam Moved

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Sheridan's Hoop Jam has been moved to the Sheridan High School and Sheridan Junior High School gymnasiums.

Adult teams will be playing at the Jr. High and kids' teams will play at the High School.

Week in Review

(Photo by Ron Richter)

It's time once again to take a look back at a few of the top news stories from this past week with our Sheridan Media Week in Review.

June 7th

Area Writers Take Awards at Writer's Conference

Writers from Sheridan, Big Horn and Gillette were among the winners in this year's writing contest at the Wyoming Writer's Conference.

A Look Back in Time: June 8, 1914.

Specifications and plans for the new city paving district were deferred by Sheridan's city council today due to lack of time. The council did not meet in regular session until the middle of the afternoon.

House on Brooks Street Nearly Century Old

148 S. Brooks Street (Photo by Pat Blair)

According to a book recounting the history of some of Sheridan's historic homes, the house at 148 S. Brooks was built in 1906 for the Mills family.

Bighorn National Forest Offers Mobile Maps

SHERIDAN, Wyo. (AP) - Visitors to the Bighorn National Forest may now download forest maps to their mobile devices.

The maps may be downloaded to mobile devices including cellular telephones that have the capacity to access the global positioning system.

Authorities Offer Arson Fire Reward

As announced over the weekend, a $10,000 reward has been offered for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person or persons responsible for setting fire last week to the Sheridan County Attorney's Office in downtown Sheridan.

Governor Mead Discusses Recent Coal Port Tour

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(Photo by Ron Richter)

Wyoming Governor Matt Mead recently traveled to Longview, Washington and the Millennium Bulk Terminals, a facility that intends to export Wyoming coal.

Foundation Moves Toward Purchase-Sale Agreement

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(Photo courtesy of the Antelope Butte Foundation)

Earlier this year, the Antelope Butte Foundation started the process to proceed toward a purchase-sale agreement for improvements to the ski area that is located in the Bighorn Mountains.