BLM Burns Slash Piles in Big Horns

Officials with the Bureau of Land Management plan to burn slash piles on their lands through the winter in several areas in the Big Horn Mountains, including Billy Creek, Mosier Gulch and along Collins Road in north central Campbell County.

Senate Fights Obama's 'No Power Plan'

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Though the Environmental Protection Agency claims that it is trying to pass a “clean power plan”, U.S. Senator Mike Enzi, R-Wyo., said it is more honest to call the new energy regulations a “no power plan”.

All Power Outages Caused By Wind Gusts Restored

Wind gusting to nearly 60 mph caused power outages throughout the Sheridan area Wednesday morning, leaving some people in the dark for several hours.

Phase Two of WYO Performing Arts Center

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The Sheridan City Council this week approved a resolution authorizing submission of a grant application for a Wyoming Business Council Downtown Development Grant in the amount of $2 million for phase two of the WYO Performing Arts and Education Center in downtown Sheridan.

Sheridan College Theater Presents ‘Boeing Boeing’

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Joy Gilbert as "Gabriella" and Spencer Walters as "Bernard" go over a scene from Sheridan College Theater's "Boeing Boeing". (Photo Ron Richter ©)

Thespians from Sheridan College will be under the lights of the Mars Theater in downtown Sheridan tonight for the first performance of “Boeing Boeing”. Sheridan Media’s Ron Richter has the details.

Senator Enzi Praises Bipartisan Education Bill

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U.S. Senator Mike Enzi (Courtesy photo)

U.S. Senator Mike Enzi praised a bipartisan education bill Wednesday that is aimed at strengthening state and local control over education.

UPDATE – Zero Outages Reported in Sheridan County

Traffic light on Main at Fifth Street after Wednesday's winds. (Photo by Pat Blair)

Power outages that plagued Montana-Dakota Utility customers in Sheridan County for most of Wednesday were repaired by Wednesday night, and the National Weather Service discontinued a high wind warning for the area.

Hope Converts Race Track to Bird Haven

A goldfinch enjoys fresh sunflower seeds on Cel Hope's property. (Courtesy photo)

As Sheridan Media reported earlier, three Sheridan County residents have been named as Habitat Heroes by Audubon Rockies for their work in landscapes that create essential habitat for birds, pollinators and other wildlife. Sheridan Media reporter Pat Blair recently interviewed one of the heroes, and filed this story.

First Flight Scheduled for Today Takeoff

The first flight for Sheridan’s restored commercial air service is scheduled for takeoff, today. In celebration of the event, a party has been planned to launch the restart. The event will be held from 11-1 today at the Sheridan County Airport terminal.

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