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Another Successful Kiwanis Duck Race

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It was another successful Kiwanis Duck Race Friday after the rodeo parade and Sheridan Media's Judy Hagerott went creek side to bring us this story.

BLM to sell coal next to Cordero Rojo mine

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CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - The U.S. Bureau of Land Management is preparing to auction off $149 million tons of federal coal next to a surface mine in Campbell County. The coal underlies a 1,300-acre area known as the Maysdorf II North Coal Tract.

The Story Behind the Yakama Nation's Swan Dance

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The Story Behind the Yakama Nation's Swan Dance (Photos by Chris Foy)

Members of the Yakama Nation made the journey to Sheridan from Washington state to participate in the WYO Rodeo Parade and the First People's Pow Wow. One of the dances performed by the young dancers was the Yakama's swan dance.

Week in Review

Week in Review (Photo by Ron Richter)

Here's a look at the past week's top news stories from Sheridan Media News:

Weather Aids Work to Fight Wildfire Southeast of Casper

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CASPER, Wyo. (AP) - Favorable conditions are helping firefighters trying to contain one of the first significant wildfires in Wyoming this year.

First People's Pow Wow on Grinnell

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Once the parade was over on Friday, hundreds gathered on Grinnell Plaza to watch the First People's Pow Wow.

Holy Name Hosts a Family Fun Fest

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(Photo by Judy Hagerott)

Holy Name hosted its 2nd annual “Family Fun Fest,” Friday after the Sheridan WYO Rodeo Parade. The highlight of the Fun Fest was the free water park held adjacent to the school.

Legislative Leaders Authorize Hill Investigation

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CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - The Wyoming House will begin an unprecedented investigation of schools Superintendent Cindy Hill's administration of the state Education Department.

Disabled American Veterans Lead the WYO Rodeo Parade

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Disabled American Veterans Lead the WYO Rodeo Parade (Photo by Chris Foy)

For the past 26 years, the Disabled American Veterans have carried the colors at the front of the WYO Rodeo Parade. And this year was no different.

Dr. Elmo Goes For a Run

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Dr. Elmo getting some airtime during Sheridan Media's broadcast Friday morning. (Photo by Ron Richter)

The man behind the song, “Grandma Got Run Over By a Reindeer” is in Sheridan experiencing his first ever Sheridan WYO Rodeo. Dr. Elmo got in a light workout Friday morning as he was one of the runners who took part in the Spurs and Sneakers Fun Run.

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