Sheridan Speedway Season Opener This Friday

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Getting the fencing ready. Photo by Hannah Stepenoff

New owner of the Sheridan Speedway Craig Draper said that the opening of the speedway, which lay dormant since the mid-2000s, has been a community effort from the beginning.

Vision Beyond Borders Seeking Donations For Nepal

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The Dharhara tower in Katmandu collapse after Nepal earthquake by Nirjal stha ( Licensed under CC BY-SA 4.0 via Wikimedia Commons -

The Christian Ministry organization Vision Beyond Borders is accepting donations right now to assist in efforts to rebuild Nepal, after the devastation caused by 7.8 magnitude earthquake in the South Asian country.

Update: Sheridan Climber Reports Progress

Camp that was site of earthquake and avalanches. (Photo courtesy of Darren Rogers)

Darren Rogers, the Sheridan man who was stranded on Mount Everest in an earthquake-launched avalanche a week ago, reports that he's reached the village of Phortse in Nepal in his trek down the mountain.

Sheridan Avenue Closure

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Beginning Monday, Sheridan Avenue will be closed at Works Street and will be reopening Monday, May 11. Sheridan Mayor John Heath says that the closure is part of an ongoing project in the area.

Lummis Applauds Colleagues for Budget Work

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U.S. Representative for Wyoming Cynthia Lummis (Courtesy Photo)

The U.S. House of Representatives earlier this week passed the first joint House and Senate Budget Resolutions in years. U.S. Representative Cynthia Lummis from Wyoming said that U.S.

District Schedules Hearing on Facilities Plan

Sheridan County School District 2 trustees will convene a public hearing Monday night on the district's school facility plan.

A Look Back in Time: May 2, 1915

The annual election in Sheridan County School District 7 will be held at 3 o'clock tomorrow at the Central School in Sheridan.

Program Addresses Willow Dieback in Forest Ecosystem

A program on the condition of the willows in the Bighorn National Forest will be presented next week at the community college in Sheridan.

Superintendent Discusses Accountability Bill

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Wyoming State Superintendent of Public Instruction Jillian Balow (Photo by Ron Richter)

Accountability in Wyoming’s education system has been an issue that state lawmakers continue to address in Cheyenne.

Ken Thorpe Named Sheridan College Distinguished Alum

Sheridan resident Ken Thorpe has been named the 2014-2015 Sheridan College Distinguished Alum (Photo courtesy of Sheridan College)

In a news release issued by Sheridan College Thursday, College President Dr. Paul Young announced his approval of the Sheridan College Alumni Committee’s recommendation of Ken Thorpe as the 2014-2015 Sheridan College Distinguished Alum.