• Local trainer teaches horses, riders the art of trust

    BIG HORN — Eight years ago in the heart of a cold Wyoming winter, a horse named Hudson saved a girl named Molly from her fear. Fifteen years ago, Ralph and Karen Copenhaver started boarding and training horses at Hanna Creek Acres in Big Horn, never dreaming they would one [...]

  • WGFD asks for citizen help with wildlife crimes

    SHERIDAN — The Wyoming Game and Fish Department needs the public’s help to solve wildlife crimes. Recently, multiple hunt areas have had cases of poaching and other hunting violations. WGFD Sheridan game warden Bruce Scigliano said there were multiple violations during the first week in October in the Sheridan area. These [...]

  • County fire ban remains in effect

    SHERIDAN — Cooler temperatures, frost on the ground and snow on the Bighorn Mountain peaks might seem like safe conditions for planned burns in Sheridan County, but the countywide fire ban set on July 19 remains in effect. Assistant County Fire Warden Fritz Bates said the county can expect the fire ban [...]



Float, paddle, dive

SHERIDAN — With the Bighorn Mountains beckoning, it is easy [...]

Tagging along

June 8th, 2017|0 Comments

C.J. Mickey looks forward to the summers. The Story resident spends most of the warm-weather months exploring the mountains, spending days hitting the trails and finding the perfect camping spot to [...]

Seeking solitude on the trail

June 5th, 2017|0 Comments

Many trails have a definitive start and end. Trailheads mark the start of a journey and parking lots or other landmarks mark the end. Along the way, trees, lakes and [...]



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8:00 am Gaming convention @ Sheridan Holiday Inn
Gaming convention @ Sheridan Holiday Inn
Oct 21 @ 8:00 am – 11:00 pm
SHERIDAN — The first SherCon gaming convention will take place all day Saturday, featuring  roleplaying games, board games, vendors, a game rental library, anime, a[...]
7:00 pm Haunted tours @ The Occidental Hotel
Haunted tours @ The Occidental Hotel
Oct 21 @ 7:00 pm
BUFFALO — The Historic Occidental Hotel will host haunted hotel tours Oct. 20-21 and Oct. 27-28. Each tour will begin on the stated days at[...]
10:00 am old wives tales @ Sheridan County Museum
old wives tales @ Sheridan County Museum
Oct 22 @ 10:00 am
SHERIDAN — The next Tidbit Saturday will explore old wives tales and local folklore. The event, set to begin at 10 a.m. Saturday, will take place[...]
2:00 pm Birding presentation @ The Brinton Museum
Birding presentation @ The Brinton Museum
Oct 22 @ 2:00 pm
BIG HORN — The Brinton Museum will host an educational lecture on local bird migration by Jackie Canterbury, ornithologist and Bighorn Audubon Society president, on[...]