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June 24th, 2015

Entire Class Presents Their Work

All the children attending the Sheridan County Museum's Tidbit Tuesday program in Sheridan this week went home with a painting they created on canvas of the Wyoming state flower -- the Indian Paintbrush.

Summer Fun Means Finger Painting, Skipping Rocks with Grandma

With summer here, families are enjoying outdoors activities. Sheridan Media’s Leslie Stratmoen caught up with two of those families this week, while enjoying the outdoors, herself. Here’s her report.

Museum Educator Reads the Indian Paintbrush Legend

Sheridan County Museum educator Sarah Ligocki read a children's book during the Tidbit Tuesday program this week about the American Indian legend of the state's flower -- the Indian Paintbrush. She then helped the children finger paint the flower on canvas.

The 125 Iconic Fun Things To Do in the State This Year

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Sheridan County Officials Hope to Absorb $800K Shortfall

Sheridan County officials hope to absorb a projected $800,000 shortfall for next year. Sheridan Media’s Leslie Stratmoen has the report.

June 23rd

Sheridan Brownfields Assessment Public Meeting

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In May of last year, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced that the City of Sheridan had received an EPA Brownfields grant to assess hazardous and contaminated areas in the North Main area. That assessment is set to begin soon. Sheridan Media’s Ron Richter has the story.

Land Trust to Host Trail Work Day

The Sheridan Community Land Trust is inviting the public to join them for a trail work day at the Soldier Ridge Trail Saturday from 9 to 1. Land Trust Communications and Development Director Claire Hobbs said that those interested in volunteering are asked to meet at the trailhead at 9.

State Author Feels Wyoming’s Bars Contribute to State’s Cultural Legacy

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The University of Wyoming recently hosted a conference celebrating 125 years of Wyoming statehood.

CHAPS Hosts Fun Day for Veterans and Families

Veterans and families of veterans are invited to the CHAPS Equine Assisted Therapy facilities on U.S. Highway 14 East for a free morning of fun on Saturday.

Sheridan College to Host State Meeting

Sheridan College in Sheridan will host the annual meetings this week of the Wyoming Community College Commission.