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June 11th, 2015

'Dining for a Cause' Supports Buffalo Music Festival

This month's “Dining for a Cause” fundraiser at Frackelton's restaurant in Sheridan will help support the Big Horn Mountain Music Festival, held annually in Buffalo.

Suspect Identified in Wanton Waste of Game Fish

As reported earlier a suspected has been identified in the fish dumping case in Campbell County. Here’s the update.

June 11th

City PW Director Discusses Levee Erosion

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Late last month a citizen informed officials with the City of Sheridan that they’d noticed an area of erosion occurring to the Army Corps of Engineers flood levee on Big Goose Creek right behind Heritage Towers.

UW Researcher Studies Effects of Salt on Puberty

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A University of Wyoming researcher is gaining widespread attention for a study that connects dietary salt with the start of puberty in humans.

Wildflowers Will be Displaying Their Splendor

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This year, with all the moisture the area is receiving, is proving to become a banner year for wildflowers. Sheridan Media’s Judy Hagerott visited with Susie Douglas with the Bighorn Mountain Forest Service to bring us this story.

Chamber Director: Loss of Air Service Will Be Felt

The head of the Sheridan County Chamber of Commerce said Sheridan's summer tourist trade is already feeling the loss of commercial air service at the county's airport.

Discovering the Artist Within

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The Sagebrush Community Art Center held an “Uncorked” Workshop Wednesday night, featuring the step-by-step instruction of local artist Sonja Caywood. Teaching beginning painters, Caywood says artists are born at the Uncorked sessions.

MDU Reports Second Power Outage

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Montana Dakota Utilities, which provides power to the city of Sheridan and surrounding areas, reported two power outages on Thursday.

Whitney Offers Reward in Vandalism Incident

Whitney Benefits is offering a $1,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person or persons who vandalized property belonging to the Sheridan foundation.

Storm Has Little Effect On Hillside

The slide-prone hillside at Sheridan Junior High School in Sheridan wasn't greatly affected by Wednesday night's thunderstorm.