Illegal immigrants make up over five percent of our labor force with Nevada, California, Texas, Florida, Iowa, and New Jersey holding the highest shares. Half the number of illegal immigrants come from Mexico.
Saturday, the City of Sheridan celebrated Arbor Day with an assortment of events which included a tree climbing exhibition, a tree pruning workshop, installing interpretive signs at the arboretum near Kendrick Mansion and a tree planting in Kendrick Park.
Sunday afternoon, the Brinton Museum, as part of its ‘Meet the Artist Program, hosted Henry Real Bird of the Crow nation and former Montana Poet Laureate. Sheridan Media’s Judy Hagerott was there and brings us his story.
Thursday night, an artist’s reception was held for the art students of Sheridan Jr. High School. A reception like none other, the night also included food and music. Art instructor Mary Lawson detailed the event.
As part of the continuing Sheridan College Science Lecture Series, Wednesday night, research scientist Victoria Zero presented her project focusing on three of Wyoming’s amphibians and Sheridan Media’s Judy Hagerott was there and brings us the report.
The Story Historical Society held their monthly meeting on Sunday, featuring Misty Stoll, Superintendent of the Fort Phil Kearny State Historical Site, who presented a thorough history of the Fort to the nearly 50 people in attendance.