Archive - Jul 30, 2015 - News

Johnson County Fair Results 2015

Here are the results from the various events from this year's Johnson County Fair and Rodeo, which runs through this Sunday.

Results from this year's Cat Show:

Senator Barrasso Says Obamacare's Failing

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A United States Senator from Wyoming says Obamacare is failing. Sheridan Media’s Leslie Stratmoen has the report.

Goose Creek Cup Deemed Success

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A recent fundraiser brought in $15,000 to be used for Sheridan’s Goose Creek Restoration project. Organizers of the Goose Creek Cup polo games held over the weekend have deemed the event a huge success.

Lovell Woman Dies from Crash Injuries

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A 78-year-old woman from Lovell who was involved in a three-vehicle crash on Tuesday, has died from her injuries. Dorothy Winterholler died at the North Big Horn Hospital in Lovell.

Partial Fire Restrictions Go Into Effect Friday

Sheridan County Commissoners Tom Ringley, left, and Steve Maier. (Photo by Ron Richter)

Partial fire restrictions for Sheridan County will go into effect Friday at 12:01 am. The decision was made Wednesday afternoon during a special meeting of the Sheridan County Commissioners.

No Tornado in the Bighorns

Some of the destruction from Monday night's "microburst" in the Bighorn Mountains. (Photo courtesy of the National Weather Service in Riverton)

Reports of a tornado in the Bighorn Mountains Monday night turned out to be false. Sheridan Media’s Ron Richter has the story.

Events Continue at Johnson, Sheridan County Fairs

County fairs continue today in both Sheridan and Johnson counties.

Convictions Realized in Shed Antler Collection Cases

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The Wyoming Game and Fish Department reports that convictions have been realized for several cases of illegal shed antler collection in the western part of the state.

Titans of the Plains

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John Woodward, Director of the Sheridan County Museum, was the featured speaker at the final Wyoming Wednesday of the year, held at the Information Center on Fifth Street.

Exhibit Hall Opens to Public

A fairy garden is one of many crafts on display in the Exhibit Hall this year. (Photo by Pat Blair)

The Exhibit Hall on the Sheridan County Fairgrounds on West Fifth Street in Sheridan will open to the public at 9 Thursday morning.