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August 5th, 2015

Tonight’s Farmers Market

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Along with fresh fruits and vegetables available at the weekly Farmers Market in Sheridan, there’s also plenty of vendors offering homemade foods, including Carolyn Cox. Sheridan Media’s Judy Hagerott tested her barbecue sauce and brings us the report.

Filing Open for Fire Districts

Filing is now open for elections in five Sheridan County Fire Districts.

Disaster Aid to Wyoming Residents Tops $1.8 Million

People affected by the spring storms and floods have now received nearly $1.9 million in federal and state disaster assistance.

Buffalo Author Holds Book Signing Event

Author Steve Rzasa of Buffalo will be signing copies of his latest work, at a book signing event today at the Johnson County Library in Buffalo. He’ll be there from 3-5.

Human-Caused Sheep Creek Fire Continues to Burn

More than 100 firefighters continue to battle the wildfire that has burned through 1,000 acres of timber and grassland in the mountains above the town of Dayton.

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A Look Back in Time: Aug. 6, 1915

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 Aug. 6, 1915.

Fire Downsized After Mapping

UPDATE Aug. 5 1:30 p.m. – More accurate mapping reveals the Sheep Creek Fire is smaller than originally estimated.

Commission Approves Dust Grant, Takes Other Action

A grant application to receive state funds to improve the air quality in Sheridan County was approved this week by the county commissioners. They also approved a change in a roadway on the east side of Sheridan and vacated alleyways in the Downer Addition. Leslie Stratmoen has the details.

Fire-Threatened Amsden Habitat Area Now Officially Closed

Wildlife officials have now announced the closure of the Amsden Creek Habitat Area threatened by the Sheep Creek Fire burning in the Bighorn National Forest in the Big Horn Mountains above Dayton.