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4th Annual Matthew Perkins Memorial Fundraiser

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Jane Perkins

Saturday night hundreds gathered in the Holiday Inn Convention Center in support of the 4th Annual Matthew Perkins Memorial Fundraiser. Matthew died in a tragic car accident over three years ago and Jane Perkins, Matt's mother, explains why the fundraiser.

Hoop Jam 2011

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Gunnar Edeen plays some defense for Big Horn.

The constant beat of basketballs bouncing off the pavement could be heard over the weekend as 156 teams from across Wyoming showed up for some 3-on-3 b-ball.

Flood Watch Continues for Johnson County

Clear Creek at Buffalo is currently running high with potential for flooding by Tuesday morning.

The Johnson County Incident Command issued an update to the possible flood situation in the county over the weekend.

Sculpture Cleaning Seminars Part of This Year's Celebrate the Arts

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Sculpture seminars to take place as part of this year's Celebrate the Arts in Sheridan.

The kick-off event for this year's Celebrate the Arts in Sheridan is just few days away, as festivities will begin this Thursday at 5 pm at the Historic Sheridan Inn. Sheridan Public Arts Chair Fachon Wilson explains an addition to this year's event.

Annual Rabies Clinic in Sheridan Starts Monday

The Dog and Cat Shelter annual rabies clinic gets underway Monday at Kendrick Park.

The Dog and Cat Shelter of Sheridan annual rabies clinic will get underway Monday at the Kendrick Park Bandshell. The rabies vaccination is $10 a shot and is good for three years as long as your animal has previously had two rabies vaccinations a year apart.

Yellowstone Continues Efforts To Open Dunraven Pass, Beartooth Highway For Season

Yellowstone Continues Efforts To Open Dunraven Pass, Beartooth Highway For Season. (Courtesy Photo)

Yellowstone National Park Crews continue their efforts to Open Dunraven Pass and Beartooth Highway for the season. Spring clearing of the Beartooth Highway will resume Monday following a week-long cleanup and safety assessment of a rock slide that temporarily closed the road between Mammoth Hot Springs and Tower Junction. That road reopened June 1st.

Sheridan Police Remind Residents to Be on the Lookout for Scams

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Scammers in Sheridan are up to their tricks again.

The latest scam to be reported to the Sheridan Police Department involved a local business receiving an e-mail supposedly from a well known bank. The e-mail noted that the subject's account had been deactivated because of “possible unauthorized access”.

Flood Stage Could Be Reached By Monday

Warm temps could cause local waterways to rise significantly throughout the weekend.

Sheridan County Emergency Management Coordinator Dave Coleman received some bad news Friday at the flood briefing by the National Weather Service in Billings. Coleman says that what he learned was inevitable with the sudden rise in temperatures.

Supplemental Consensus Fund Meeting

Allocation of $1.8 million in supplemental consensus funding that was approved during this past legislative session was the topic of a meeting this week between officials from the City of Sheridan, Sheridan County, Ranchester, Dayton and Clearmont.

Hospital Board Holds Special Meeting on Cancer Center Project

Hospital Board approves GMP bid from KWN Construction for Welch Cancer Center.

The Sheridan Memorial Hospital Board of Trustees held a special meeting Thursday to approve the guaranteed maximum price from KWN Construction for the Welch Cancer Center reconstruction project.