• Big Horn, Tongue River race into 2A top six

    SHERIDAN — Cooper Vollmer woke up Saturday with a spring in his step. After a breakfast of two eggs and a piece of whole grain toast, Vollmer said he felt great, ready to run his best 5K time. That is exactly what Vollmer, a Tongue River High School sophomore, did [...]

  • RENEW faces wrongful death civil case

    SHERIDAN — A wrongful death civil case has been filed against Rehabilitation Enterprises of North Eastern Wyoming, or RENEW, in Newcastle. The complaint, filed by wrongful death representative Laura Manuel, stated Linda Carlson died on July 12, 2015, as a result of falling on July 4, 2015. Court documents said Carlson [...]

  • 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 [...]



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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9:00 am Health fair @ VAHCS
Health fair @ VAHCS
Oct 24 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
SHERIDAN — The Sheridan Veterans Affairs Health Care System will host a health and wellness fair Oct. 24-26 from 9 a.m. to noon each day.[...]
10:00 am Watercolor class @ Sheridan Senior Center
Watercolor class @ Sheridan Senior Center
Oct 24 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
SHERIDAN — The Sheridan Senior Center will host a watercolor painting course with Gail Sidletsky. The class will begin Sept. 12 and run from 10[...]
10:30 am Livestrong @ YMCA
Livestrong @ YMCA
Oct 24 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
SHERIDAN — The next round of Livestrong at the YMCA will begin Tuesday. Livestrong at the YMCA is a national program committed to reaching out[...]
11:30 am SHRM luncheon @ Sheridan Memorial Hospital downtown conference room
SHRM luncheon @ Sheridan Memorial Hospital downtown conference room
Oct 24 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
SHERIDAN — The Bighorn Mountain Chapter of the Society of Human Resource Management will host a lunch training session Oct. 24 from 11:30 a.m. to[...]