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Top Rodeo Athletes Set Their Sights on Sheridan

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The top rodeo athletes in the world will be in Sheridan Labor Day weekend for the Cowboy State Elite Rodeo, which is part of the inaugural Elite Rodeo Athletes Premier Tour.

Big Horn High School Named One of the Top Schools in the Country

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For the second year in a row, Big Horn High School has been ranked in Newsweek’s list of America’s Top Schools for 2016. Also for the second year, Big Horn was the only school in Wyoming that made the top 500 list.

Camp Out in Kendrick Park

Science Kids and the Sheridan Community Land Trust invite families to Kendrick Park in Sheridan Friday night for the latest Unplug event beginning at 5:30.

Sheridan Man Charged With Murder Waives Speedy Preliminary Hearing

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A Preliminary Hearing that was scheduled in Sheridan County Circuit Court Wednesday for 41-year-old Christopher Fisher of Sheridan will be re-set at a later date due to the defendant waiving his right to a speedy preliminary hearing.

Notice of Intent to Amend Planning and Zoning By-Laws Approved by Commission

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The Sheridan County Commissioners Tuesday approved a notice of intent to amend the by-laws of the County Planning Zoning Commission.

Commissioners Approve Preliminary Plat and Quarry Permit

A preliminary plat for a subdivision permit was approved by the Sheridan County Commissioners at their meeting Tuesday.

County Commissioner Ringley Receives Unusual Letter

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Sheridan County Commissioner Tom Ringley received an unusual letter addressed to him at the Sheridan County Courthouse Tuesday.

Sod Farm Festival is Saturday

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The 4th annual Sod Farm Festival to benefit Project Schoolhouse will take place Saturday from 3 to 9:30 pm at the Green Carpet Sod Farm in Sheridan.

SHS Proposes 4A Enlargement

In order to compensate for the possibility of losing funding from the State that covers travel expenses for high school athletics in Wyoming, officials with Sheridan High School have proposed expanding class 4A.

Senator Paul Discusses Christensen Endorsement

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U.S. Senator Rand Paul of Kentucky recently offered his support of Wyoming State Senator Leland Christensen in the race for Wyoming’s lone seat in the U.S. House of Representatives.

Award Winning Photographer and Scholar at Sheridan Fulmer Library

Sheridan Fulmer Library will host an audio-visual presentation by nationally recognized photographer and scholar Penny Wolin Thursday at 6:30 in the Inner Circle.

Senator Rand Paul Endorses Leland Christensen

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U.S. Senator Rand Paul of Kentucky, has announced his support for Wyoming Senator Leland Christensen in the race for Wyoming’s lone seat in the U.S. House of Representatives.

Sheridan County Rodeo Gets Underway

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The first performance of the Sheridan County Rodeo got underway last night at the Sheridan County Fairgrounds. There will be three more performances this weekend, today at 1, tonight at 7 and tomorrow at 1. Sheridan County Rodeo Board President Terry Lenhart.

Crash Victim's Injuries Significant, But Non-Fatal

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The husband and wife couple that were involved in a crash with a pickup truck Thursday morning in Sheridan, remain hospitalized from their injuries.

Duncan Fire Contained, Wolf Creek Fire Contained and Controlled

The Duncan Fire, located 3 ½ miles south of the Dead Swede Campground in the Bighorn National Forest, is 100 percent contained. The lightning-caused fire burned less than one-half acre of timber and was reported Monday.

Mayoral Candidates Lee and Miller Talk City Administrator

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Last year in October, the Sheridan City Council adopted charter ordinance 2158, establishing the position of city administrator.

Biking for a Cause

Bike MS: Wyoming’s Bighorn Country Classic comes to Sheridan for the first time this weekend, as over 300 cyclists will embark on a 150-mile course that will take participants through Sheridan, Ucross, Buffalo, Story, Banner, Dayton, and Ranchester.

Early Morning Crash on 5th and Main in Sheridan

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Officers with the Sheridan Police Department along with Rocky Mountain Ambulance and Sheridan Fire Rescue responded to a crash on 5th and Main this morning shortly after 8 o’clock. According to Sheridan Police Officer Adam Balthazor, the crash involved a pickup truck and a motorcycle.

Representative Berger and Candidate Biteman Debate Gun Free Schools

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The two candidates vying for the Republican nomination for State House District 51 were guests on our news talk show Public Pulse this week.

Secretary of State Murray Encourages People to Vote in Upcoming Primary Election

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With less than a week from Tuesday’s Primary Election in Wyoming, Secretary of State Ed Murray wanted to remind people that it’s their right to get out and vote on the 16th.