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Don’t Worry; Bead Happy

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"Rookie Beader" Laurel Prusak from Clearmont

It was a beading bonanza beneath the Big Horns Saturday as several ladies gathered at the Historic Train Depot in Sheridan for the first annual “Beading in the Big Horns Retreat.”  Karen St. Clair, coordinator for the event, has beaded for ten years.

Sheridan Jackalope Jump

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Sheridan High School senior, Jessie Jowett, takes the plunge for Special Olympics Wyoming.

Forty-some courageous souls plunged into the frigid waters of Lake DeSmet Saturday and crazy as it seems, it was all for a good cause. It was the fourth annual Jackalope Jump, a fund raiser for the Special Olympics Wyoming.

Jon Botten: Update on Guard ER Bill

A bill has been amended in the Wyoming Legislature regarding National Guard emergency reponse training requirements.

About two weeks into the 2011 Wyoming Legislative Session, Representative Jon Botten had told us about a bill he introduced to amend one of the pieces of National Guard legislation.

EPA Wood Stove Advice

Don't let your energy dollars go up in smoke.

WYOMING NEWS SERVICE, Cheyenne, WY - “Old Man Winter” is hanging on in Wyoming this year, and folks who depend on wood burning for heat may need to purchase a few extra cords. The EPA is offering tips about how to use wood supplies more efficiently and safely.

Yellowstone Annual Winter Photo Festival

Yellowstone Park officials are looking for your photos. (Courtesy Photo)

Yellowstone National Park is inviting photographers to share their favorite winter images taken in the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem at the 3rd annual Winter Photo Festival to be held in early March. Park Spokesman Al Nash describes what they're looking for.

Lakin Adjusting to Buffalo City Council

Buffalo City Councilman Stan Lakin

Buffalo City Councilman Stan Lakin took office in January, aware of what he was stepping into and ready to contribute however he could.

Kindergartners Learn About the Dentist

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Sheridan College Dental Hygiene student Dani Sanchez in her bug outfit, shares a smile with a friendly caterpiller at Kindergarten Day.

Thursday, the dental hygiene students at Sheridan College welcomed about 380 kindergartners to the school. Dental Hygiene student Dani Sanchez of Ft. Collins, Colorado, tells us what they did.

Hospital AR One of the Lowest in The Region

Sheridan Memorial Hospital has decreased their accounts receivable significantly over the last four years.

Accounts receivable is defined as money which is owed to a company by a customer for products and services provided on credit. Several years ago Sheridan Memorial Hospital made it a goal to try and lower their accounts receivable significantly.

The Challenge is Almost Complete

There are only a few more days left in the annual "Pennies for Presidents Day" fundraiser.

With the month of February drawing to a close, the final push is on for the 8th annual “Pennies for Presidents Day” fundraiser challenge.

City's Curbside Recycling Pilot Program is Wrapping Up

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All indications are that the City's curbside recycling pilot program went very well. (Courtesy Photo)

After 8 months, the City of Sheridan Curbside Recycling Pilot Program is nearing an end, as they will be picking up both containers that have been used in the program Monday February 28th, and Tuesday March 1st from the Sparrow Hawk Subdivision.