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This Week's Poll Question

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Because of the Ebola outbreak in West Africa that's killed thousands, and has found its way to the United States via a person who traveled from the area and is now dead, this week's poll question asks:

Should there be a travel ban from Africa?

“Untrammeled” Program Back for Encore

Taken by John Spencer. (Courtesy of the Jim Gatchell Memorial Museum)
Taken by Dave Stoetzel. (Courtesy of the Jim Gatchell Memorial Museum)

The Jim Gatchell Memorial Museum unveiled its exhibit “Untrammeled: 50 Years of the Wilderness Act Through The Viewfinder” in May, which displayed historic and modern photographs of the Cloud Peak Wilderness area side-by-side to compare the areas in photographs from 1923 and from 2013.

Week in Review

Photo by Ron Richter.

It's time once again to take a look back at a few of the top stories from this past week with our Sheridan Media Week in Review.

Wyoming News

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Latest Wyoming news, sports, business and entertainment.

WYO Theater Pulls Out the Stops with 42nd Street

Dance number from 42nd Street (Photo by Pat Blair)
Ryan Koltiska as Billy, and Mariah Olson as Peggy (Photo by Pat Blair)

A special anniversary merits a special performance. Director Marva Craft says that's what audiences will find in this year's big gala at Sheridan's WYO Theater.

Sheridan AAUW Branch Oldest in Wyoming

Dues were 50 cents a year when the Sheridan chapter of the Wyoming Branch of the Association of Collegiate Alumnae organized in March 1914.

Birding at the Brinton

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Binoculars in hand, a gaggle of birdwatchers gathered at the Brinton Museum on Saturday to take a gander at the different birds found on the grounds and surrounding area of the museum.

AAUW Sheridan Celebrates a Century

From left, Jolene Olson, Thomas Detmer and Val Burgess recreate a 1940 radio show (Photo by Pat Blair)
Jane Perkins entertains with songs from 1914-1940 (Photo by Pat Blair)

The Sheridan Branch of the American Association of University Women celebrated 100 years with a luncheon meeting Saturday at the Best Western Sheridan Center.

Ebola Scare at Local Hotel Determined to be False Alarm

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On Friday, officials with the Sheridan Police Department say first responders were sent down to the Trail's End Motel, located on Main Street, after a few calls were made by concerned citizens about a hotel guest, who claimed to be exhibiting signs of the Ebola virus.

Sheridan Library Director Discuss Circulation, Internet Stats

At a recent Sheridan County library board meeting, the library director gave a presentation on the latest statistics for the four libraries in the county. Hannah Stepenoff has the story.