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July 30th

Static Exhibits Provide Chance for Urban Youth to Shine

Urban youth, as well as rural, have a chance to display their talents with the static exhibits in the Exhibit Hall. (Photo by Pat Blair)

Sheridan Media reporter Pat Blair continues coverage of the Sheridan County fair with a look at what's going on in the Exhibit Hall. Here's her story.

Spots Still Available For 'Echoes of the Past' History Tours

Jennifer Romanoski.

The Johnson County Jim Gatchell Memorial Museum will be offering their annual “Echoes of the Past” cemetery tours beginning next week, and some spots are still available.

Swine, Goats Featured Wednesday at Johnson County Fair

Swine and goats are featured during Wednesday's events at the 2019 Johnson County Fair.

Swine Showmanship and the Swine Show are on the schedule, along with the Goat Show and Rabbit Show.

Team Penning will be that evening as well.

Schueler Focusing on JCHC Marketing Plan

Marcy Schueler

Marcy Schueler is the Marketing Director for the Johnson County Healthcare Center, and she has been working to improve and implement a new marketing plan for the facility.

UW Program Turns Focus to Boosting State’s Tourism, Recreation

With funding from UW’s Institute of Innovation and Entrepreneurship, the Collaborative Solutions Program in UW’s Haub School of Environment and Natural Resources aims to help Wyoming communities grow their recreation economies while stewarding their environmental resources. (UW Photo)

A University of Wyoming program that has helped find solutions to natural resource challenges is being retooled to work with Wyoming communities in an effort to boost the state’s tourism economy.

Sheridan Football Officials Looking for More Members

The Sheridan Football Officials Association is looking for new members to help with the upcoming football season.

Canines Walk the WYO Stage Saturday

The Sheridan Dog and Cat Shelter will host their 1st ever Canines on the Catwalk fundraiser at the Sheridan WYO Theater on Saturday. While guests recently on our news talk show Public Pulse, Shelter Director Jill Moriarty and Event Committee Member Haley Roberts talked about the benefit.

‘Feel the Love’

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A Sheridan business has partnered with a national program to help provide new HVAC equipment for a local homeowner. Sheridan Media’s Ron Richter has the details.

Barrasso's Highway Infrastructure Legislation Includes Important Wyoming Priorities

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U.S. Senator John Barrasso (Photo Ron Richter ©)

U.S. Senator John Barrasso of Wyoming introduced America's Transportation Infrastructure Act of 2019 Monday, which includes several key provisions for Wyoming.

July 29th

Tribe opposes Wyoming oilfield pollution proposal

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CASPER, Wyo. (AP) — An American Indian tribe opposes a company's plan to dump oilfield wastewater upstream of a river in central Wyoming, saying the pollution could hurt business for fishing and rafting guides.