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A Look Back in Time: June 25, 1915

Now here's Sheridan Media's look back in time, to 100 years ago, by reporter Pat Blair as published in the Sheridan Enterprise newspaper on June 25, 1915.

Special Olympics Torch Comes Through Sheridan

Special Olympians, Jeannie Ellinger and A.J. Steven were first to carry torch through Sheridan. (Photo by Pat Blair)

A special torch came through Sheridan Wednesday morning on the way to Los Angeles, which is the site of this year's World Special Olympics games.

Anderson Presents Her Finished Indian Paintbrush Painting

Vistara Anderson presents her work. (Photo by Leslie Stratmoen)

All the children attending the Sheridan County Museum's Tidbit Tuesday program in Sheridan this week went home with a painting they created on canvas of the Wyoming state flower -- the Indian Paintbrush.

Entire Class Presents Their Work

The entire class gathered for a picture. (Photo by Leslie Stratmoen)

All the children attending the Sheridan County Museum's Tidbit Tuesday program in Sheridan this week went home with a painting they created on canvas of the Wyoming state flower -- the Indian Paintbrush.

Summer Fun Means Finger Painting, Skipping Rocks with Grandma

Miles throwing his stone. (Photo by Leslie Stratmoen)

With summer here, families are enjoying outdoors activities. Sheridan Media’s Leslie Stratmoen caught up with two of those families this week, while enjoying the outdoors, herself. Here’s her report.

Museum Educator Reads the Indian Paintbrush Legend

Sarah Ligocki -- Leslie Stratmoen Photo

Sheridan County Museum educator Sarah Ligocki read a children's book during the Tidbit Tuesday program this week about the American Indian legend of the state's flower -- the Indian Paintbrush. She then helped the children finger paint the flower on canvas.

The 125 Iconic Fun Things To Do in the State This Year

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Sheridan County Officials Hope to Absorb $800K Shortfall

Renee Obermueller -- Photo by Leslie Stratmoen

Sheridan County officials hope to absorb a projected $800,000 shortfall for next year. Sheridan Media’s Leslie Stratmoen has the report.

Sheridan Brownfields Assessment Public Meeting

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(Photo by Ron Richter)

In May of last year, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced that the City of Sheridan had received an EPA Brownfields grant to assess hazardous and contaminated areas in the North Main area. That assessment is set to begin soon. Sheridan Media’s Ron Richter has the story.

Land Trust to Host Trail Work Day

A portion of the Soldier Ridge Trail (Photo courtesy of SCLT)

The Sheridan Community Land Trust is inviting the public to join them for a trail work day at the Soldier Ridge Trail Saturday from 9 to 1. Land Trust Communications and Development Director Claire Hobbs said that those interested in volunteering are asked to meet at the trailhead at 9.

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