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SHERIDAN — The Wyoming Game and Fish Department will hold a series of statewide public meetings to discuss proposed changes to Game and Fish Commission Regulations Chapter 4, Furbearing Animal Hunting or Trapping.
The meeting in Sheridan will take place at 4 p.m. Thursday at the Sheridan WGFD office.
All interested parties are encouraged to attend. A full listing of proposed changes is available for review online. Comments can also be submitted online until 5 p.m. Sept. 26.
The public is also invited to provide comments on the proposed incorporation to the new Chapter 35, Hunting Regulation for Persons with Disabilities, which includes the previous independent regulations Chapter 38, Hunters with a Qualifying Disability Authorized to Shoot from a Vehicle and Chapter 64, Regulation for Central Visual Acuity Disability Permits.
Game and Fish is also planning to repeal Chapter 38 and 64 which have already been incorporated into the new Chapter 35.
For additional information, contact the WGFD at 307-777-4600.
The Sheridan WGFD office is located at 700 Valley View Drive.
BIG HORN — The Brinton Museum will host a two-part event Aug. 25 to celebrate the music of the American West.
Dr. Ariel Downing will present a free lecture at 6:30 p.m. about the history of popular cowboy songs and ballads from 1879 through the present. She will discuss their Mexican and Irish influences, too.
Following the lecture, at approximately 7:30 p.m., musical entertainment and a chuckwagon dinner will be featured. Tickets for the dinner cost $25 per person for nonmembers and $20 for members. Tickets for children ages 6-12 cost $15; children 5 and younger get in for free.
For additional information, contact The Brinton Museum at 672-3173. The event will take place in the pavilion.
The Brinton Museum is located at 239 Brinton Road in Big Horn.