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Poll Question: Retail Liquor Licenses for Box / Grocery Stores

Will Sheridan shoppers one day be able to purchase alcohol at the grocery store?

At last week's Sheridan City Council meeting, it was announced that Wal-Mart in Sheridan has applied for a retail liquor license to sell alcoholic beverages. Wal-Mart in Cody has also applied for a retail liquor license.

Sheridan Recreation District May Offer Online Registration

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The Sheridan Recreation District is looking at a software program to add options to their website.

The Sheridan Recreation District is looking at upgrading their website to be more accommodating to those looking to register for their programs.

Madden: Budget Done, Education is the Issue

State Representative Mike Madden

According to State Representative Mike Madden, R-Buffalo, the state budget has been agreed upon and is no longer an issue heading into the last week of this year's Legislative session.

BHS to Present 'Arsenic And Old Lace'

The Buffalo High School Drama Department will perform Arsenic And Old Lace Friday March 4 and Saturday March 5 at 7pm both days at the BHS Auditorium.

The Story That Needs to be Told

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Roxie Olmstead

This tiny spit of a woman kept the crowd at the Big Horn City Historical Society’s meeting captivated Sunday.  She was Roxie Olmstead and her topic for the afternoon was “Wyoming’s Ku Klux Klan.”

Don’t Worry; Bead Happy

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"Rookie Beader" Laurel Prusak from Clearmont

It was a beading bonanza beneath the Big Horns Saturday as several ladies gathered at the Historic Train Depot in Sheridan for the first annual “Beading in the Big Horns Retreat.”  Karen St. Clair, coordinator for the event, has beaded for ten years.

Sheridan Jackalope Jump

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Sheridan High School senior, Jessie Jowett, takes the plunge for Special Olympics Wyoming.

Forty-some courageous souls plunged into the frigid waters of Lake DeSmet Saturday and crazy as it seems, it was all for a good cause. It was the fourth annual Jackalope Jump, a fund raiser for the Special Olympics Wyoming.

Jon Botten: Update on Guard ER Bill

A bill has been amended in the Wyoming Legislature regarding National Guard emergency reponse training requirements.

About two weeks into the 2011 Wyoming Legislative Session, Representative Jon Botten had told us about a bill he introduced to amend one of the pieces of National Guard legislation.

EPA Wood Stove Advice

Don't let your energy dollars go up in smoke.

WYOMING NEWS SERVICE, Cheyenne, WY - “Old Man Winter” is hanging on in Wyoming this year, and folks who depend on wood burning for heat may need to purchase a few extra cords. The EPA is offering tips about how to use wood supplies more efficiently and safely.

Yellowstone Annual Winter Photo Festival

Yellowstone Park officials are looking for your photos. (Courtesy Photo)

Yellowstone National Park is inviting photographers to share their favorite winter images taken in the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem at the 3rd annual Winter Photo Festival to be held in early March. Park Spokesman Al Nash describes what they're looking for.