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Firefighters Respond to Wildfire West of Sheridan

Firefighters from the Bighorn National Forest and the Dayton Volunteer Fire Department have responded to a wildfire about 12 miles west of Sheridan.

Sheridan Police Provide Free Rides Home

Sheridan police again this year will provide free rides home with the city limits from the downtown street dances on Friday and Saturday nights.

Yale Students Present Research at Spear-O Saturday

Students from Yale University will present excerpts Saturday from their research at the Spear-O Mountain Campus, starting at 10 a.m.

Horse Power and Tractor Activities Among Field Day Events

Horse and tractor harrowing and an antique tractor show will blend with research projects and the 125-year history of the Wyoming Agricultural Experiment Station during the Sheridan Research and Extension Center's field day this month.

Farmers' Market Starts Thursday

This year's Farmers' Market will start Thursday on Grinnell Plaza in downtown Sheridan.

Fire Danger in Bighorn National Forest Upgraded

The fire danger in the Bighorn National Forest has recently been upgraded to “very high,” according to managers of the national forest, and people are advised to be alert to fire danger in the area.

Arvada Man Dies in Crash Southeast of Sheridan

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A fatal crash southeast of Sheridan late Friday afternoon has resulted in the death of 60-year-old Arvada resident Donald Malli. The crash occurred at 5:00 pm on US Highway 14/16 approximately 55 miles southeast of Sheridan.

Disaster Assistance Available in Sheridan County

The U.S. Department of Agriculture has announced 10 counties in Wyoming, including Sheridan, are eligible for disaster assistance due to drought.

First Interstate Donates to Senior Center

Sheridan's First Interstate Bank recently donated $1,500 to the Sheridan Senior Center's Meals Program, during Older American's Month in May.

Eagles Auxiliary Donates to Senior Center

Big Horn Mountain Eagles Auxiliary 4169 recently donated $1,300 to the Sheridan Senior Center.

Wyoming Community Foundation Ready to Grant Millions

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The Wyoming Community Foundation invites Johnson County nonprofits to apply for funding from its Hazel Patterson Memorial Donor Advised Fund. According to a news release from the foundation, the deadline for applications is the end of the business day Wednesday, June 15.

Student Art Work on Exhibit at Library

Sheridan Fulmer Library will host the artwork of local student artists Rebekah Blommel, Nichole Wrigley and Maria Stacy on the mezzanine this month, starting Monday.

Motorcycle Crash Claims Gillette Man

A motorcycle crash on Wyoming State Highway 50 claimed the life of 62-year-old Gillette resident Sherman Taylor late last week.

Governor Mead Activates Personnel for Flood Response

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Governor Matt Mead has activated the Wyoming National Guard and has asked the Wyoming Office of Homeland Security to assist with flood prevention efforts in Carbon and Fremont Counties. Rising temperatures are expected to contribute to flood risk over the next few weeks.

Sale of Wolf Painting to Benefit AAUW

A meet-the-artist reception will be held starting at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday at Frackelton's Restaurant to introduce Victoria Golab and her painting, “Miene Perfektion”.

Wall to be Dedicated Saturday

The Justin O'Dell Memorial Wall will be dedicated at Thorne-Rider Stadium Saturday afternoon, according to a news release from the American Legion Baseball organization in Sheridan.

Cheyenne Ranch Sponsors Hunter for Ucross Event

The Warren Ranch near Cheyenne has again signed up as a platinum-level sponsor for the 2016 Wyoming Women's Antelope Hunt at Ucross and is sponsoring Donna Boddington as a special guest hunter at the 2016 event.

Presentation on Aging Set for Friday

Tim Summers will share inspirational stories about Wyomingites from Jo Ann Jenkins' book, “Disrupting Aging,” Friday at the Sheridan Senior Center.

DEQ Sets Meeting in Dayton

Wyoming's Department of Environmental Quality will talk about the Tongue River Total Maximum Daily Load project in Dayton on May 18.

Twin M Celebrates With Ribbon-Cutting

After several months with their windows covered at the corner of Main and Grinnell, Twin M Designs celebrated their newly remodeled store with a Grand Re-Opening and ribbon cutting with the Chamber Ambassadors.