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Community Holiday Dinner Tickets Available

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The Community Holiday Dinner will take place Sunday from 4 to 6 at the Holiday Inn in Sheridan. Sheridan County Chamber of Commerce CEO Dixie Johnson says that while the dinner is free and open to the public, a ticket is needed for admittance.

Mad Hatter Tea Party

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In celebration of the 150-year anniversary of the classic children’s book “Alice in Wonderland”, the Sheridan Fulmer Library will host a “Mad Hatter Tea Party” in the library’s Inner Circle room Saturday afternoon at 1.

Sheridan College Christmas Comes to the WYO Theater

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The Sheridan College music, theater and dance departments a “Sheridan College Christmas,” on Friday, December 11 at 7 at the WYO Theater in downtown Sheridan.

Black Tooth Brewing Celebrates Five-Year Anniversary

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A Sheridan business celebrated its five-year anniversary Friday. Sheridan Media’s Ron Richter has the story.

Game and Fish Find CWD in New Hunt Area Near Sheridan

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The Wyoming Game and Fish Department recently euthanized a white-tailed deer that was showing signs of chronic wasting disease. According to a Game and Fish news release, the deer tested positive for the fatal neurological disease that affects deer, elk and moose.

Commissioner Talks County Snow Removal Policy

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During a recent visit as a guest on our news talk show Public Pulse, Sheridan County Commissioner Bob Rolston talked about the county’s snow removal policy, and that they intend to stick more closely to that policy this winter.

Tickets Now Available for Community Holiday Dinner

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The 25th annual Community Holiday Dinner is set to take place Sunday, December 6 from 4 to 7 at the Holiday Inn in Sheridan. The turkey dinner with all the trimmings is free for the whole community, however, people do need to get tickets in advance to provide organizers with an accurate headcount.

Black Tooth Brewing Company Celebrates 5-Year Anniversary

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A local business will be celebrating its 5-year anniversary Friday with a couple of special events. Sheridan Media’s Ron Richter has the story.

37th Annual Turkey Trot is Thursday

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It’s been a Thanksgiving morning tradition in Sheridan for nearly four decades, and this year will be no exception, as the 37th annual “Turkey Trot” will take place at Kendrick Park in Sheridan.

Lion’s Club Invitational Basketball Tourney Begins Friday

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Sheridan College Generals Coach Matt Hammer, (right) goes over strategy at practice. (Photo Ron Richter ©)

The Lion’s Club 41st annual invitational basketball tournament for men’s and women’s regional community college teams will take place at the Bruce Hoffman Golden Dome at Sheridan College Friday and Saturday.

Winter Storm Expected to Hinder Travel Plans

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The National Weather Service in Billings, Montana has issued a winter weather advisory for Sheridan that is sure to hamper travel plans for the Thanksgiving holiday.

UW Recognizes Whitney Benefits, Sheridan College

Pictured from left to right; Dr. Mary Burman (Dean of the Faye W. Whitney School of Nursing, University of Wyoming), Robert Prusak (Whitney Benefits Board Member), Tom Kinnison (Whitney Benefits President), Phyllis Puckett (Assistant Director of Nursing, Sheridan College), Dr. Paul Young, and Marlene Ethier (Sheridan College, University of Wyoming Adjunct Faculty). (Photo Courtesy of Sheridan College)

Sheridan College and Whitney Benefits were recently awarded the RN/BSN Completion Program Community Partner Award for 2015 from the University of Wyoming.

Fourth Grade Students Eligible for Free Christmas Tree Permits

In support of the White House’s “Every Kid in a Park” initiative, the Bighorn National Forest will begin offering one free Christmas Tree permit Wednesday to fourth graders who present a valid “Every Kid in a Park” pass.

Sheridan College Theater's 'Boeing Boeing' Wraps Up

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Jake Babbe as "Robert" and Spencer Walters as "Bernard" rehearse a scene for the Sheridan College Theater production of "Boeing Boeing". (Photo Ron Richter ©)

Sheridan College Theater’s production of “Boeing Boeing” wrapped up Saturday with two final performances. Director Justin Stroup talks about the uniqueness of the play that is set in 1960s Paris, France.

UW Trustees Approve Tuition Increase

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The University of Wyoming Board of Trustees voted Friday to raise student tuition by 4 percent in the 2016-2017 academic year. According to a university news release, half of the revenues generated by the increase will go toward faculty and staff compensation.

“We the People” Teams Hold Dress Rehearsal

Students from one of Sheridan High School's "We the People" teams listen as judges ask a question. (Photo Ron Richter ©)

The United States Constitution took center stage Thursday night in the Inner Circle of the Sheridan Fulmer Library. Sheridan Media’s Ron Richter has the details.

Christmas at Ucross

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The 3rd annual Community Christmas Celebration at Ucross is scheduled to take place Saturday, December 12 from 4 to 6 at the Park at Ucross.

Phase Two of WYO Performing Arts Center

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The Sheridan City Council this week approved a resolution authorizing submission of a grant application for a Wyoming Business Council Downtown Development Grant in the amount of $2 million for phase two of the WYO Performing Arts and Education Center in downtown Sheridan.

Sheridan College Theater Presents ‘Boeing Boeing’

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Joy Gilbert as "Gabriella" and Spencer Walters as "Bernard" go over a scene from Sheridan College Theater's "Boeing Boeing". (Photo Ron Richter ©)

Thespians from Sheridan College will be under the lights of the Mars Theater in downtown Sheridan tonight for the first performance of “Boeing Boeing”. Sheridan Media’s Ron Richter has the details.

Senator Enzi Praises Bipartisan Education Bill

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U.S. Senator Mike Enzi (Courtesy photo)

U.S. Senator Mike Enzi praised a bipartisan education bill Wednesday that is aimed at strengthening state and local control over education.