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September 30th, 2013

Dayton Man Killed In Crash

The Wyoming Highway Patrol has confirmed that 49-year-old David Plymell of Dayton was killed Sunday afternoon in a crash on US 14 five miles west of Dayton in Sheridan County.

Loving to Look Down at (and Up at) Wyoming’s Devils Tower

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Bill Sniffin

From land and from the air, the outline of Devils Tower can be seen from a long way off.

In the early 1980s, I owned a newspaper in Spearfish, S. D., and flew a private plane across Wyoming taking care of business there.

Murphey Packs Hotel Saloon

Michael Martin Murphey entertains at The Occidental. (Leslie Stratmoen Photo)

People packed into The Occidental Hotel saloon in Buffalo Sunday night to be up close and personal with a man whose songs they’ve been listening to since the 1960s.

Public Health Offering Several Flu Shot Clinics Next Week

The Wyoming Department of Health has reported that there have already been a handful of confirmed cases of the flu in the state. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter has information on several upcoming flu clinics in Sheridan.

Deadline for Shelter Pet Calender Contest is Today

(Photo by Ron Richter)

Today is the last day for entries to the Sheridan Dog and Cat Shelter pet calender contest, as photos will be accepted until midnight (Sept. 30). Photos of any type of animal are welcome, as long as it is a pet. Pictures should include animals only, no people.

September 29th

Holy Name Carnival and Chili Supper was on Saturday

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Saturday, Holy Name Catholic School held its 78th annual Carnival and Chili Supper on Grinnell Plaza. It was a children's delight with inflatables, games, food, and fun, all a fundraiser for Holy Name.

Yoga and Aging

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Steve Cropley, Teddy Araas, & Baxter Bell

This past weekend, Santosha Yoga sponsored a workshop focusing on how yoga practices contribute to healthy aging.

This Week's Poll Question

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It's the blame game at its finest with Republicans pointing fingers at the Democrats and the Democrats pointing right back at the Republicans, while both sides don't seem any closer with a deal to keep the government operating. At issue is the Affordable Care Act, the so called Obama-care.

JCHC: Decision On 2018 Project Coming In December

A decision on whether or not to move ahead with the 2018 Construction Project to replace the aging Amie Holt Care Center is expected to be made at the December meeting of the Hospital's Board of Trustees.

Public Input Sought For Increased Fees At Hunter Campground

The Bighorn National Forest Powder River Ranger District has been fielding questions concerning a fee increase at Hunter Campground west of Buffalo that was believed to be slated for the summer of 2014, based on a story recently published elsewhere.