• Moose transported to Bighorns 70 years ago

    By Christina Schmidt news@thesheridanpress.com   SHERIDAN — Seventy years ago, a large truck with wooden sideboards traveled through Sheridan at 11 a.m. on its way to the Johnson-Sheridan county line in the Bighorn Mountains. A week earlier, more than a dozen men had cleared by hand the final spring snowdrifts [...]

  • Vicarious trauma affects many

    SHERIDAN — Vicarious trauma often affects first responders, advocates and attorneys and might result in irreversible repercussions. The specific type of trauma, though, goes beyond the obvious recipients to affect anyone listening or learning about trauma from another person. Justice 3D presenter and former law enforcement officer Mike Milnor said as a [...]

  • Big Horn Forest Service announces it will fill vacant district ranger role

    SHERIDAN — The U.S. Forest Service decided Friday that it would fill a vacant district ranger position based in Buffalo after previously proposing to leave the position open as a cost-saving measure, according to Bighorn National Forest supervisor Andrew Johnson. The plan to leave the Powder River District ranger position [...]




  • Courtesy Photo | Josh Stadler Josh Stadler holds elk sheds found during a shed hunting trip in the Bighorn Mountains May 14, 2016.

Shed hunting popularity breeds new challenges

SHERIDAN — In recent years, the popularity of shed hunting [...]

A needle in a haystack, an almond in a meadow

April 28th, 2018|0 Comments

Who doesn’t love a challenge? About 10 years ago, I was backpacking through the Wind River Mountains almost 20 miles from the nearest trailhead. I was walking with my trip leader, Oscar, [...]

Ready to make more memories at Antelope Butte

April 6th, 2018|0 Comments

What impact has Antelope Butte had on my family? When this question was asked of me, the memories came flooding into my heart and mind. Our oldest son, Josh, began [...]



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5:38 pm Miniature Art Auction
Miniature Art Auction
Apr 23 @ 5:38 pm – May 31 @ 6:38 pm
SHERIDAN — The Wyoming Wilderness Association invites members of the public to its 12th annual Miniature Art Auction: Celebrating our Wild Earth. Miniature artworks donated by[...]
all-day Graduations
May 26 all-day
SHERIDAN — Families and friends will flock to Sheridan County over the Memorial Day weekend to enjoy more than the scenery. Local high schools will celebrate[...]
8:00 am Annual fly-in @ Sand Turn
Annual fly-in @ Sand Turn
May 26 @ 8:00 am – May 28 @ 9:00 am
DAYTON — The annual Hang Gliders Fly-in will take place in the Bighorn Mountains over the Memorial Day weekend. Beginning Saturday, area visitors and residents[...]
10:00 am Coffee program @ The Sheridan County Fulmer Public Library
Coffee program @ The Sheridan County Fulmer Public Library
May 26 @ 10:00 am
SHERIDAN — The Sheridan County Fulmer Public Library will host a coffee program Saturday at 10 a.m. Join Matt Egging of Manchester St. Coffee, who[...]