Archive - Apr 2018 - News

April 28th

Family, Community Gather to Unveil Statue of 'Hot Tamale Louie'

Members of the Khan family unveiled the statue of the man known as Hot Tamale Louie or Hamburger Louie on Grinnell Plaza Saturday afternoon not far from where Louie – whose real name was Zarif Khan – sold hamburgers for nearly 50 years in Sheridan.

Combat Color Fun Run Sets New Attendance Record

The 8th Annual Combat Color Fun Run Fundraiser was held on Saturday on the Sheridan College Campus. The 5k broke their previous year’s attendance record just in presales and there were plenty more than 100 total participants. Philip Willett, U.S.

April 27th

Maintaining the Forest

Officials with the Bighorn National Forest will be hosting an informative meeting in Sheridan Tuesday. Sheridan Media’s Ron Richter has the details.

G&F Extends Wildlife Area Closure

The Wyoming Game and Fish Department has announced that they are extending the winter range closure of the Amsden Creek Wildlife Habitat Management Area near Dayton.

Sheridan in 'Impressive' Position in Magazine Poll

To be one of the top 20 nominees for an award from readers of USA Today magazine is an impressive feat.

A Look Back in Time: April 28, 1918

Now here's Sheridan Media's look back in time, to 100 years ago, by reporter Pat Blair as published in the Sheridan Enterprise newspaper on April 28, 1918.

Santosha Yoga Weekend Workshop

On Friday evening, the Santosha Yoga studio had their first session out of four. This spring workshop happens once a year. This years focus was on opposite styles of yoga, from Yin Yoga, which is slower and more gradual, to Yang Yoga which focuses on strength and agility.

Banff Mountain Film Festival Visits The WYO Theatre

The WYO Theater hosted the Banff Film Festival on Tuesday evening. According to Heidi Davidson, Marketing and Outreach Director for the Wyoming Wilderness Association (WWA), they have been bringing Banff to the WYO for many years now.

Analysis: Friess Chooses National Issues for Governor’s Race Announcement Jackson based GOP megadonor Foster Friess announced his candidacy for governor recently following a wide-ranging and seemingly unscripted speech at the Wyoming Republican Party Convention.

Bunting: Advocate for Children Every Day

This year's Compass Champion for Children said we should be advocating for children every month and every day.