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  • Courtesy | Brooke Wattam Brooke and John Wattam prepare for a summer of triathlons. The Wattam duo used their participation in triathlons to raise money to bring a suicide awareness event to their home community of Sheridan.

    Mother, son raise funds for suicide prevention training

    SHERIDAN — In the fall of 2015, John Wattam had his first experience with suicide, losing Ciara Fletcher. John’s mom, Brooke Wattam, decided to turn the devastating experience into a positive push to bring suicide awareness to Sheridan. From the spring of 2016 until now, the mother-son duo completed a [...]

  • Mike Dunn | The Sheridan Press A Big Horn Elementary School student walks on to the bus. Sheridan County school district officials remain concerned with the future impacts of school funding recalibration on district operations. 

    Districts brace for upcoming recalibration talks

    SHERIDAN — Upcoming conversations on school funding recalibration have school districts concerned about the future. On June 12, the Select Committee on School Recalibration and the Joint Revenue Committee will meet in Riverton to discuss options for combating the state’s education budget shortfall. Recalibration is a process that legislators use [...]

  • Chelsea Coli | The Sheridan Press The proposed Brook Mine’s permit hearing began Monday before the Wyoming Environmental Quality Council with opening statements. The hearing will determine if the permit adequately addresses issues like surface water and water quality, subsidence and blasting.

    Parties give opening statements at permit hearing

    SHERIDAN — The week-long hearing on the proposed Brook Mine’s permit application began Monday with opening statements. The hearing before the Wyoming Environmental Quality Council will determine the adequacy of the mine’s permit when it comes to addressing issues like surface water and water quality, subsidence and blasting. Five parties [...]

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The diversity of Native American languages

When driving across the state of Wyoming, you may pass [...]

Continuing Culture, Fashion, Tradition and Music

October 27th, 2016|0 Comments

Culture The total population of individuals who identify themselves as American Indian or Alaska Natives is just 0.9 percent of the U.S. population.  The number of individuals who identify themselves [...]

The traditional Crow tribal beading of Birdie Real Bird

October 26th, 2016|0 Comments

Birdie Real Bird is a Crow tribal member in Garryowen, Montana, who works at Crow Agency teaching traditional Crow culture. She also beads every day. She always has a beading [...]

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all-day Watercolor Society seeking entri... @ Sheridan County Fulmer Public Library
Watercolor Society seeking entri... @ Sheridan County Fulmer Public Library
May 24 all-day
SHERIDAN — The Wyoming Watercolor Society will host the Watercolor Wyoming 32nd annual National Exhibition in Sheridan Aug. 1-31 at the Sheridan County Fulmer Public Library.[...]
all-day Wuerker to host oil painting cla... @ SAGE Community Arts
Wuerker to host oil painting cla... @ SAGE Community Arts
May 24 all-day
SHERIDAN — Local artist Jenny Wuerker will host a series of oil painting classes each Wednesday between March 15 and May 24. The hands-on painting[...]
6:00 pm Suicide prevention training with... @ Sheridan Senior Center
Suicide prevention training with... @ Sheridan Senior Center
May 24 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
SHERIDAN — Wyoming State Auditor Cynthia Cloud will give the keynote address at the Light in the Darkness suicide prevention presentation and training Wednesday. Cloud[...]
6:30 pm ‘Allegiance’ to show at the WYO @ WYO Theater
‘Allegiance’ to show at the WYO @ WYO Theater
May 24 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
SHERIDAN — The WYO Theater will host a showing of “Allegiance” on May 24 at 6:30 p.m. The film is a version of a Broadway[...]

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