Archive - Dec 2013

December 28th

History Records 'White Christmas' for 1913

Sheridan Media thought it might be fun to take a look back at Christmas Day in 1913. Here is how The Sheridan Post newspaper reported the day's events on Dec. 26, 1913.

Senior Center Launches Life Planning Series

A series aimed at helping Sheridan County's older residents plan for their future starts next month at the Sheridan Senior Center.

Avalanche Center Reports Moderate Slide Risks

Snowboarder -- Courtesy of Antelope Butte Foundation

Backcountry users in northwestern Wyoming and eastern Idaho are being warned to be careful following two avalanche deaths.

December 27th

Buffalo Christmas Lights

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Just a sampling of some of the great light displays in Buffalo this year to celebrate Christmas.
Photos by Aaron and Krista Palmer.

Seniors Celebrate New Year

Seniors enjoy a meal. (Photo by Pat Blair)

The senior center in Sheridan will host a New Year's Eve celebration on the 31st, starting at noon.

Local Senator Supports Medical Marijuana

Sen. Bruce Burns - Courtesy Photo

A local senator says he supports legalizing medical marijuana.

News Director Leslie Stratmoen has the story.

Do you make New Year’s resolutions?

First Northern Bank of Wyoming
25% (93 votes)
72% (270 votes)
3% (11 votes)
Total votes: 374

Report Finds Rural Medicaid Disadvantage

A recent report finds rural Medicaid at a disadvantage.

News Director Leslie Stratmoen has the report.

Senior Center Offers Home Help

Janet Korpela is the director of the Help at Home program. (Photo by Pat Blair)

As the senior center in Sheridan celebrates its 40th anniversary this year, Sheridan Media is taking a look at the facility on Smith Street and the services offered there.

State Game & Fish Combines Publications

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As part of its ongoing efforts to recognize budget and staffing efficiencies, the Wyoming Game and Fish Department is merging two of its publications – Wyoming Wildlife magazine and the Wyoming Wildlife News tabloid.