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UW Geological Museum Reopens Jan. 12

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One of the new exhibits at the museum features a mural of what Wyoming would have looked like during the age when Tyrannosaurus walked the earth. (Photo courtesy of the University of Wyoming)

After its first makeover in more than 60 years, the geological museum at the University of Wyoming will soon reopen to the public - with some exciting new exhibits that make tangible a part of Wyoming's ancient history.

Future of the Sheridan Inn Remains Uncertain

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(Photo by Ron Richter)

Due to financial problems, the Historic Sheridan Inn closed its doors to the public in October of last year and held their last scheduled events in December.

Council to Consider Request From DSA Tonight

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Public Arts in Sheridan has grown significantly over the past decade. So much that the Downtown Sheridan Association will request funding from the City this evening at the Sheridan City Council meeting. Sheridan Mayor Dave Kinskey.

Kalif Shrine Players Melodrama Begins Thursday

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The Kalif Shrine Players annual melodrama will begin this Thursday and will run through Saturday at the Kalif Shrine Center in Sheridan. One of the melodramas participants Judy Taylor, explains what “The Villain Wore a Dirty Shirt” is all about.

Wyoming Coal Production Dips in 2012

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CASPER, Wyo. (AP) - Preliminary numbers released by the U.S. Energy Information Administration indicate Wyoming mines produced about 9 percent less coal last year compared with 2011.

Flu Numbers for Wyoming High During Holidays

Flu Numbers for Wyoming High During Holidays

Sheridan County Public Health announced that during the recent holidays, reports of flu-like illnesses were at high levels. Toby Granger, Public Information Officer and Nurse Educator for Sheridan County Public Health, explains.

Hicks To Be Sworn Monday, Jo Co Commission Meets Tuesday

Johnson County's new commissioner, Jim Hicks, will be sworn into office at a ceremony Monday morning.

The ceremony will be at the new Judicial Center in the District Courtromm beginning at 11:30am.

Donations Sought For Music Scholarship Auction

The Dan Carlat/Occidental Jam Memorial Scholarship Auction will be happening Thursday, January 24th, but donations are now being sought so they can be processed for the upcoming auction.

Buffalo Council Backs Grant Application For Cowboy Carousel

Those involved with trying to bring the Cowboy Carousel to a new home on North Lobban Avenue attended the last Buffalo City Council meeting, to gain support from the council as they pursue a grant to make the move and the Carousel Center happen.

Everybody has a Story

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James Burdick

Beggars...panhandlers...swindlers or just people in need, we see them on street corners holding up signs asking for help, even in our community. Most folks simply drive by, but Sheridan Media's Judy Hagerott stopped and brings us this story.

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