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August 7th, 2013

Records Show Sen. Mike Enzi Made Late Tax Payments

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CASPER, Wyo. (AP) - Wyoming Sen. Mike Enzi has made a few late tax payments on his house in Gillette since he started in the Senate in 1996.

Taste of Sheridan Menu Released, Volunteers Needed

The much anticipated menu for the fifth annual Taste of Sheridan, which takes place Sunday between 3 and 7 p.m., was released Wednesday morning during Public Pulse on Newstalk 930 KROE. Nancy Drummond with the North Main Association shares the scoop.

Buckshot Familiarization Clinic on Aug. 17

Buckshot Familiarization Clinic on Aug. 17 (Photo courtesy U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service)

One of the changes in regulations developed by the Wyoming Game and Fish Commission earlier this year is that shotguns using double aught or larger buckshot will now be legal for the taking of big or trophy game animals. Next Saturday, Game and Fish will be hosting a buckshot familiarization clinic to educate hunters and get them comfortable with the changes.

Fire at the Holiday Inn Parking Lot

Fire at the Holiday Inn Parking Lot (Photo by Chris Foy)

UPDATE 12:08 p.m.

Sheridan Fire-Rescue received a call at roughly 7:45 Wednesday morning about a fire in the parking lot of the Sheridan Holiday Inn. Crews were on scene for 45 minutes, extinguishing the flames and cooling the equipment with foam.

August 6th

Jentel Presents

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Tuesday night the Jentel Foundation showcased its current artists in residency there, with each giving their own presentations of their different arts. Sheridan Media's Judy Hagerott went down to the Sagebrush Community Art Center in the old train depot to check it out and brings us this story.

Echoes Of The Past Cemetery Tours Start This Week

The annual Jim Gatchell Memorial Museum's Echoes Of The Past Cemetery Tours will begin this Thursday, continue Friday and Saturday and wrap up next Saturday, August 17th.

JCHC Board Addresses Marketing, Audits, Hospice Donations

At their last meeting the Johnson County Healthcare Center's Board of Trustees looked into marketing by the facility, audits, and donations to Hospice and the general fund.

Johnson County Signs Agreement For CMAQ Funds

The Johnson County Commissioners, at Tuesday's meeting, approved the Chairman to sign the agreement with the State on the Congestion Mitigation and Air Quality, or CMAQ award for funds for FY 2014 and FY 2015.

Dog and Cat Shelter Director Announces Her Retirement

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In April of 2012, we reported that longtime Executive Director of the Sheridan Dog and Cat Shelter Cel Hope would be slowing down a bit and handing off some of her responsibilities at the Shelter. Tuesday, Hope announced that she'll be retiring next spring.

Keeping the Dogs Cool in the Summertime

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The dog days of summer can be dangerous for our four legged friends, as dogs are unable to keep themselves cool when temperatures rise. Dr. Jennifer Gage with Big Goose Veterinary Clinic says that leaving dogs in vehicles is often a recipe for disaster.