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Cemetery tours to take place in October

SHERIDAN — The Sheridan County Historical Society and Museum will host cemetery tours over the next two weekends. Museum director John Woodward will lead the look back in time at the Sheridan Municipal Cemetery on Saturday and again on Oct. 8. Those who attend will learn a little about the area’s famous, infamous and in-between.… Continue Reading

Next ‘Jentel Presents’ planned for Oct. 4

Next ‘Jentel Presents’ planned for Oct. 4

SHERIDAN — Jentel Foundation will present current artists in residence at the Sagebrush Community Art Center on Oct. 4 from 5:30-7 p.m. The artists will give presentations about their art. The event is free and open to the public. Presenters for October include acrylic painter Sue Danielson, of Seattle Washington; creative non-fiction writer Caitlyn Luce Christensen, of… Continue Reading

Library to host Fiber Arts Guild reception

SHERIDAN — The Sheridan Fiber Arts Guild will hold its annual show at the Sheridan County Fulmer Public Library Oct. 1-31 on the mezzanine. The show features a variety of fiber art mediums including quilting, felting, embroidery, cross stitch and knitting from local fiber artists. A public artist reception will be held Oct. 4 from… Continue Reading

Santosha to host yoga workshops

SHERIDAN — Santosha Yoga will host “Yoga for your Back, Neck, Knees and More!” a weekend workshop with JJ Gormely Friday through Sunday. Attendees will learn more about yoga therapy and how it helps with body issues such as low back, neck, shoulder, knee, hip pain and more. The schedule of sessions includes: Friday: 6-8:30… Continue Reading

Reports—Sept. 28, 2016

SHERIDAN FIRE-RESCUE Tuesday • Assist Goose Valley Fire Department, 50 block Beckton Drive, 1:19 a.m. • Activated fire alarm, 3000 block Coffeen Avenue, 6:15 a.m. • Rocky Mountain Ambulance assist, 200 block Smith Street, 11:27 a.m. • Broken gas line, 50 block South Scott Street, 11:48 a.m. GOOSE VALLEY FIRE DEPARTMENT Tuesday • Tractor fire,… Continue Reading

Spice up your life with an Asian dry rub

Spice up your life with an Asian dry rub

Add a little spice to family day with pork tenderloin with Asian dry rub. Heat oven to 425 degrees. Mix together 1 tablespoon packed light brown sugar, 1 teaspoon ground ginger, 1/4 teaspoon cinnamon, 1/4 teaspoon coarse salt, 1/4 teaspoon black pepper, 1/8 teaspoon ground cloves and 1/8 teaspoon cayenne pepper. Rub 2 (1-pound) pork… Continue Reading

Fall mornings

Lets face it, we like to eat comfort food in the fall and winter. This is as old as DNA, pack on a few more calories to help keep warm when the weather cools off. It is easy to get in a rut with breakfast. This recipe of rich apples and applesauce, combined with cinnamon… Continue Reading

Tongue River High School celebrates Homecoming this week

Tongue River High School celebrates Homecoming this week

DAYTON — Tongue River High School students, staff and families will celebrate Homecoming this week with a number of events. The week of festivities started Monday with a dress-up day and continues Tuesday and Wednesday with additional dress up days. On Wednesday, too, the students will vote for their choices for Homecoming King and Queen.… Continue Reading

City to host free landfill day

SHERIDAN — The city of Sheridan will host a free landfill day for city and county residents on Saturday from 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Commercial customers will still be required to pay regular landfill fees. In addition, there will be a charge for car batteries, tires and refrigeration units that have not been decommissioned… Continue Reading

Hilling, Krysl wed in Sheridan in August

Hilling, Krysl wed in Sheridan in August

SHERIDAN — Morgan Michele Hilling of Sheridan and Jared Landon Krysl of Cheyenne wed in Sheridan on Aug. 6, 2016. Hilling is a student studying biology education at the University of Wyoming. She is the daughter of Todd and Pamela Hilling of Sheridan. Krysl earned a degree in secondary education in chemistry and is currently… Continue Reading

Welch Cancer Center open house set for Oct. 3

SHERIDAN — As part of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Sheridan Memorial Hospital will host a community open house at the Welch Cancer Center on Monday from 4-6 pm. The event aims to educate and promote the importance of early breast cancer detection for better treatment options and outcomes. “The Welch Cancer Center and services provided… Continue Reading

Reports—Sept. 27, 2016

SHERIDAN FIRE-RESCUE Monday • Rocky Mountain Ambulance assist, 1500 block Sugarland Drive, 9:20 a.m. • RMA assist, 400 block Airport Road, 9:34 a.m. • Activated fire alarm, 400 block North Jefferson Street, 7:04 p.m. GOOSE VALLEY FIRE DEPARTMENT Monday • No calls reported.   ROCKY MOUNTAIN AMBULANCE Monday • No reports available at press time.… Continue Reading

Despite rain, hundreds gather for annual event

Despite rain, hundreds gather for annual event

SHERIDAN — Despite the steady downpour in Sheridan on Saturday, more than 275 people turned out for the sixth annual Sheridan County Out of the Darkness Walk, which focuses on preventing suicide and raising awareness for suicide prevention efforts. Event co-chair Vanessa Hastings said she hopes that those who walked “provide community support for those who… Continue Reading

TSA to return; Fly Sheridan seeks more support

TSA to return; Fly Sheridan seeks more support

SHERIDAN — Transportation Security Administration screening will return to the Sheridan County Airport on Saturday. Denver Air Connection flights serving Sheridan and Riverton will begin using TSA screening for all flights departing from these locations. Due to these changes, passengers must allow additional time for check-in. Fly Sheridan representatives recommend that you check in at least… Continue Reading

Symposium to focus on early childhood education

SHERIDAN — The Center for a Vital Community along with other statewide partners will host a two-day symposium entitled “Building Communities Where Children and Families Thrive.” The event will take place Thursday and Friday in the Whitney Academic Center atrium at Sheridan College. This year’s event will focus on closing the gap between what we… Continue Reading

Local Elks Lodge awards youth rodeo scholarship

Local Elks Lodge awards youth rodeo scholarship

SHERIDAN — The Sheridan Elks Lodge #520 awarded Abigail Deveraux with the Elks Youth Rodeo scholarship worth $2,010.44. Deveraux has competed in the Sheridan Elks Youth Rodeo since 2009. She was born and raised on a ranch 8 miles south of Newcastle. Deveraux plans to pursue her education by attending Casper College, where she will participate… Continue Reading

Crisis text line available in Wyoming

SHERIDAN — A new statewide Crisis Text Line will be used to provide anonymous and continuous crisis support to Wyoming residents who may be in crisis and at risk of suicide. The Grace for 2 Brothers Foundation, a Cheyenne-based nonprofit focused on suicide prevention and the Prevention Management Organization provide the Crisis Text Line that… Continue Reading

Volunteers needed at Antelope Butte on Saturday

SHERIDAN — Antelope Butte Mountain Recreation Area has rescheduled “Beaver Days” for Sunday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Volunteers are needed to remove debris and dangerous trees form ski trails and service roads. Attendees are encouraged to bring water, snacks and a lunch. Other materials requested are pruners, chainsaws and gloves. The first 10… Continue Reading

‘Building Brains’ activity set for Wednesday

SHERIDAN — “Building Brains!” is a fun, hands-on activity to learn about the science of early childhood that take place Wednesday from 6-8:30 p.m. at the Sheridan Senior Center. The Brain Architecture Game is a tabletop game experience that builds understanding of the powerful role of experiences on early brain development. Topics for the event… Continue Reading

Reports—Sept. 26, 2016

SHERIDAN FIRE-RESCUE Friday • Activated fire alarm, 3000 block Coffeen Avenue, 11:38 a.m. • Smoke investigation, 100 block West College Avenue, 2:26 p.m. • Rocky Mountain Ambulance assist, 500 block Gladstone Street, 4:22 p.m. Saturday • Duct fire, 1900 block Edwards Drive, 3:23 a.m. • RMA assist, West Loucks Street and South Brooks Street, 11:28… Continue Reading

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