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Whitney Concert Hall to be Renamed in Honor of Tom Kinnison

The Whitney Center for the Arts Concert Hall is to be renamed Kinnison Hall in honor of the late Tom Kinnison.

Black Bear Captured in Dayton

Wyoming Game and Fish officials immobilized and captured a young black bear in Dayton Sunday night, after receiving reports that the bear was accessing garbage from a residential trash bin.

Business Council to hold special board meeting Sept. 17

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The Wyoming Business Council Board of Directors will hold a webinar meeting at 3 p.m. on Sept. 17 to approve a contract for a USDA-inspected meat processing plant opportunity study.

The public is encouraged to attend by visiting:

ShredFest Event Set for October 3 in Sheridan

CHEYENNE - Protect yourself from identity theft by joining AARP Wyoming for its ShredFest event at the Sheridan County Fulmer Public Library in Sheridan on Oct. 3 from 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.

Whiskey Sales Garner $10,000 for WYO Rodeo

The Sheridan WYO Rodeo has earned $10,000 in royalties from sales of WYO Rodeo Whisky since the premium Canadian whiskey became available last year.

Dates Announced for Antelope Hunt Dinner, Auction

The dinner and live and silent auctions for this year's Wyoming Women's Antelope Hunt will be held Oct. 12 at the Ranch at Ucross.

Prescribed Burns Planned for Fall

Several prescribed burns are planned for this fall, depending on favorable weather conditions over the next few months.

Sheridan College to Host Live Broadcast of Workshop

Sheridan College will host a live broadcast of a professional development workshop by artist, educator and advocate Sharon Louden on Sept. 15.

Sheridan Woman Receives Scholarship

A Sheridan woman attending the University of Wyoming is the winner of the Gary Beach Memorial Scholarship.

Fire-Rescue to Host 911 Remembrance

Sheridan firefighters will host a 9-11 remembrance service for those lost in the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks at the World Trade Center, the Pentagon and the crash site in Shanksville, PA.

Chamber Seeks Awards Nominations

The Sheridan County Chamber of Commerce is accepting nominations for the 2018 Awards of Excellence, which recognize and honor businesses, non-profit organizations and individuals for their contributions to the community.

EPA Awards Wetlands Grants

The Environmental Protection Agency has awarded more than $397,000 in wetlands grant funds to the Wyoming Game and Fish Department and the University of Wyoming for projects to help build a robust wetlands program in the state.

Wyoming Main Street Offers Grants to Historic Property Owners

Wyoming Main Street is offering $20,000 in grants to assist owners of of historic properties.

Fire Department Hosts Blood Drive

Sheridan Fire-Rescue will host a blood drive Friday at the station on South Scott Street.

'Feathered Dinosaurs' Focus of Lecture at Sheridan College

The fossil finds that helped piece together the story of birds and their relation to dinosaurs will be the focus of a presentation by Russell Hawley on Sept. 19 at Sheridan College.

Black Bear Hunt Areas 1 and 2 Closed

The black bear hunting season in areas 1 and 2, which are in the northern Big Horn Mountains, are closed.

Enrollment Up at Sheridan College

Enrollment is up slightly this year at Sheridan College.

Kendrick Mansion Announces Holiday Hours

The Kendrick Mansion at Trail End State Historic Site will be open from 10 a.m. until 5 p.m. Saturday, Sunday and Monday – Labor Day Weekend – then will resume regular fall hours next Tuesday.

UW Closed Labor Day

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Most University of Wyoming administrative offices will be closed, and classes will be dismissed Monday, Sept. 3, for Labor Day.

UW’s regular business hours (8 a.m.-5 p.m.) and classes will resume Tuesday, Sept. 4.

UW Health Clinic to Expand Patient Access, Services at New Location

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In response to a growing need for space, the Albany Community Health Clinic (ACHC), operated by the University of Wyoming, is moving to a larger building in Laramie.