Miss Wyoming 2013 Lexie Madden will be in northeast Wyoming this weekend as part of a promotional campaign by Miss America and the 2013 contestants. Madden will be making appearances at the Gillette and Sheridan Walmart stores.
Monsanto is an American multinational agricultural biotech corporation that calls themselves a sustainable agriculture company, but some say the group is killing small farms and local agriculture as well as causing health problems related to consumption of its foods. This Saturday there will be a "March on Monsanto" in Sheridan designed to raise awareness to the problems posed by GMO foods. Sheridan Media's Chris Foy has more.
A team from the University of Wyoming will be presenting the fruit of their interdisciplinary studies in Sheridan on Wednesday evening. Jean Garrison, University of Wyoming director of global and area studies - formerly international studies - explains.
The Sheridan City Council will work with a light agenda this evening, as they convene for their final regular meeting of the month. There are no items under old business, and the lone item under new business is consideration of a master plan for the Sheridan Municipal Cemetery.
Saturday, C & K Equipment hosted an old fashioned tractor pull and sale in the field across from their business on Commercial Lane. It was a family-friendly affair with folks sitting in lawn chairs along the pull lane watching the tractors compete.