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County Rejects Counter-Offer for Prisoner Proposal

As Sheridan Media reported earlier, Sheridan County has asked the city of Sheridan to pay the county just over $91 a day for prisoners housed in the Sheridan County Jail for violation of city ordinances.

Downtown Development Initiative Receives Funding From City

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The Sheridan City Council at their meeting this week allocated $60,000 to the Downtown Development Initiative. The initiative is through the Downtown Sheridan Association and offers incentives to building owners in the downtown area to make improvements to their buildings.

College Hosts Art Event for Area Students

Sheridan College hosted a day-long art event for area high school students at the college's art department in Sheridan Wednesday.

Patchwork Quilt Creates a Maze

One of the patchwork quilts on display now at the public library in Sheridan looks like a three-dimensional maze when looking down on the piece from the mezzanine. The quilt show will be hanging through the end of the month. The library is located on Alger in downtown Sheridan.

City Won’t Meet County’s Detention Center Demands

The City of Sheridan and Sheridan County are at odds over housing inmates at the Sheridan County Detention Center. Sheridan Media’s Ron Richter has the story.

UW Study Shows More Big Wildfires Likely

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A study on the history of wildfires over the past 2,000 years conducted by the University of Wyoming shows that large wildfires will continue to increase as a result of a warming climate.

Shopapalooza Raises Money for Domestic Violence Center

The “shopportunity,” as it's being billed, to raise money for a local nonprofit organization that helps victims of domestic violence, is coming up this week.

Superintendent’s Looking Forward to Antelope Hunt

Wyoming’s State Superintendent will be a guest this weekend for the Women’s Antelope Hunt at the Ranch in Ucross. I talked with Jillian Balow about the event during the Reagan Day Dinner held Saturday in Sheridan.

Turkey Dinner Benefits Story Womans Club

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A tradition that goes back 40 years, Sunday, members of the Story Woman’s Club served up a turkey dinner with all the fixin's. The event is the largest fundraiser of the year for the group.

Sunday’s COMBAT Color Fun Run

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There was a choice, a 3 mile fun run or a 1½ walk, either way, participants were met by enemy combatants wielding colored powder ammo. By the end of the day just about everyone became a kaleidoscope of color.