Many creative entrepreneurs were taking advantage of all the concert goers who arrived in town this weekend for Big Horn Country USA. There were local businesses selling parking spaces near the concert grounds. Limousine services were being offered to and from Wildflower Campground.
From a hayfield to a campground, Wildflower Campground has sprouted up for the last couple of years, all to provide RV space for Bighorn Country USA. Sheridan Media’s Judy Hagerott was there and brings us this story.
They call themselves the “Professional Campers from Cody” and have quite the camp set-up at Wildflower Campground. Big RV’s with all the bells and whistles, plus they brought along a large grill and a oven.
Shelley Erhardt of Sheridan saw an opportunity to make a little extra money and jumped at the chance and is now the manager of the Wildflower Campground, a campsite set up for the Bighorn Country USA Music Festival.
Concert goers were there early, lawn chairs in tow, waiting in line for the Lawn Chair Race to find their best seats for the Bighorn Country USA Music Festival and Sheridan Media’s Judy Hagerott was there and brings us this story.
Nearly 100 walkers showed up on Saturday for Legacy Pregnancy Center’s annual “Walk for Life” a family-friendly walk to help support the center and Sheridan Media’s Judy Hagerott was there and brings us this story.
The 4th annual Powder River Days was held over the weekend at the Sheridan County Fairgrounds. A ranch roping and ranch horse competition, organizer Amy Vineyard says this rodeo is not your professional timed rodeo competition you see during the summer.
Some say it would streamline the process for trade agreements between our country and other nations, others would say that giving the President the ultimate power to negotiate these trade agreements is unconstitutional and promotes a lack of transparency in our government.
Several times in the last few weeks, the sudden downpours have turned the fairground arenas into a massive mess of mud, but the shows must go on. For the maintenance crew there, the work has been nonstop.
This year, with all the moisture the area is receiving, is proving to become a banner year for wildflowers. Sheridan Media’s Judy Hagerott visited with Susie Douglas with the Bighorn Mountain Forest Service to bring us this story.
The Sagebrush Community Art Center held an “Uncorked” Workshop Wednesday night, featuring the step-by-step instruction of local artist Sonja Caywood. Teaching beginning painters, Caywood says artists are born at the Uncorked sessions.
Safety is important while spending time in the high country, especially during this time of thunderstorm activity. Susie Douglas, Public Affairs Specialist with the Bighorn National Forest, offers these safety precautions.
The Young Ambassadors for Wilderness otherwise known as YAW is in its second year and participation has doubled from last. A statewide leadership program to develop the next generation of wilderness leaders, Kate Seymour directs the program and explains.