Archive - Jul 2010

July 5th

Wyoming Eyes Alternative Energy

Wyoming State Representative Rosie Berger

Converting vehicles to run on natural gas is one small step in helping our country lessen its need for foreign oil. Wyoming State Legislators have put into place a concept in the 2011-2012 budget that will require State Agencies to convert to natural gas at the time that they are trading out their utility vehicles.

Dancing around Dalmatians

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Dancing around Dalmatians

Anita, played by Libby Heimbaugh, and Roger, played by Kasey Price, kick up their heels as they dance around Dalmatians

Public Pulse - Monday 07/05/10

Sheridan County Historical Society / Big Horn Mountain Festival

“Stunning” Fireworks at Bighorn Equestrian Center

Despite a rain-filled morning, the star-spangled sky over the Bighorns were flushed with fireworks this Fourth for the annual Independence Day celebration at the Bighorn Equestrian Center.

July 4th

Weekly Poll Question: 1-Cent and Conservation

A recent survey conducted by the Sonoran Institute revealed that of 300 Sheridan County residents polled, 71% would favor spending 1-Cent funds on Parks, Trails and Conservation projects.

Elemental Nature Showcase

This year’s summer exhibition at the Ucross Foundation Art Gallery features the work of artists, Pamela Kendall Schiffer and David Bungay.  Called “Elemental Nature,” the show features 58 paintings and prints which focus on the natural world, particularly the American West.

Local Couple takes “Best of Show”

It was all spit polish and shine as over one hundred classics, trucks, muscle cars, and hot rods rolled down the streets of Sheridan this past weekend, all part of the local car club's Karz Rod Run.

WEEKEND BASEBALL AND POLO

"Moncrieffe cup wiiners Katie Connell, Marius Hoffman, Kim Warren and Sebastian Mariani

AMERICAN LEGION BASEBALL - The Sheridan Troopers dropped two games in Cody last Friday and will play on the road tonight in Riverton. The Troops play two at home Wednesday night against Sturgis, South Dakota. The Troopers start the post season at their district tournament July 22nd the top four qualify for the state tournament which begins in Sheridan July 28th. Head coach Ben Phillips says the Troops have some quality games to play over the next three weeks.

Absentee Balloting for Primary Begins This Week

Sheridan County Elections Supervisor Brenda Miech

Absentee balloting for this year's Primary Election will begin this Thursday, July 8th. Sheridan County Election Supervisor Brenda Miech says there are a couple of ways to obtain an absentee ballot if you can't be present at the polls on Election Day.

Today's Independence Day Festivities At Bighorn Equestrian Center Still On

“Sunshine” in the Forecast Through Tonight

For those of you wondering if the light wind and sprinkles we've been getting today will put a damper on tonight's Independence festivities at the Bighorn Equestrian Center, fireworks sponsor/coordinator Bruce Burns says the party is still a go