Water for the Fairgrounds

Sheridan County Fairgrounds Facilities Director Jamie Ringley. (Photo by Chris Foy)

A donation from Whitney Benefits has made a lot of people at the Sheridan County Fairgrounds grin, as Whitney has donated shares of water to be used at the fairgrounds. Facilities Director Jamie Ringley says the donation is greatly appreciated.

Flooding Shuts Down WYDOT Computers

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CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - Flooding from heavy rain has caused a computer outage that prevented Wyoming Transportation Department driver license examination stations around the state from issuing licenses and ID cards. WYDOT officials say the outage could prevent the issuing of licenses into Monday.

Recognizing the Signs of Depression

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Wyoming had the top suicide rate in the nation last year, and numbers earlier this year from the Wyoming Department of Health indicated that could be the story this year, too. As National Suicide Prevention Week wraps up, awareness and education will continue to be promoted throughout the year.

Hunter Education Field Day Coming October 2nd in Buffalo

The Wyoming Game and Fish Department (WGFD) will offer a Hunter Education Internet Field Day on Wednesday, October 2nd from 5:30 to 9:30 pm at the Buffalo Outdoor Shooting Site (Buffalo Trap Club) east of Buffalo on Stockyard Road.

Sheridan Hospital Launchs Cath Lab Campaign

Sheridan Memorial Hospital and the Big Horn Heart Center have launched a campaign to get the word out about a new cardiac catheterization lab.

Dayton Festival Features Hula Hoop Contest, Three-legged Race

Folks in nearby Dayton will be swinging their bats and their hips Sunday to raise money for the local community center during the fall festival at the town’s main city park.

Saturday’s Celebration Marks End of Farmers Market

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Organizers of the Sheridan farmers market are celebrating the end of the season Saturday night with a Harvest Celebration at the Sheridan County Fairgrounds.

National Analysts Name Sheridan High Performance County

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Sheridan County Commissioner Mike Nickel says a recent analysis conducted by a nationally-known company shows that Sheridan is a “high performance” county.

Gallery G Holds Grand Opening Celebration

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A new art gallery in the heart of Sheridan will be holding an open house today (Sept. 13).

State Health Officials Say Whooping Cough Can Kill

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The state health department is issuing a warning about pertussis. That's the illness we commonly refer to as whooping cough.