Archive - Jun 2009

June 26th

Senator Enzi Comments On Health Care Reform

U.S. Senator Mike Enzi, a ranking member of the Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee, gave a floor statement Thursday to address health care reform. Enzi stressed the importance of doing it right.

Enzi called for bipartisanship from his colleagues.

Judge Sets Trial Date for Wyoming Trooper

CHEYENNE, (AP) - A trial date has been set for a former Wyoming Highway Patrol trooper charged for an aborted murder plot allegedly designed to collect settlement money from Wal-Mart.

Campbell County Hospital Begins Expansion

GILLETTE, (AP) - Campbell County Memorial Hospital has begun construction of a $65 million expansion. Hospital officials held a groundbreaking ceremony Thursday to kick off the project, which is expected to take three years to complete.

Public Pulse 06/26/09

Open Line Friday

Public Pulse 06/25/09

Sheridan Senior Center / Governor Dave Freudenthal

State Swine Flu Case Count Goes Up

There's news out of the Wyoming Department of Health regarding cases of swine flu throughout the state. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter has more.

Local Artist Displays Work at Sheridan College in Johnson County

A Buffalo artist has her work on display at Sheridan College in Johnson County. Services Specialist with Sheridan College in Johnson County Ashlea Redding explains.

Redding said that Anderson's art will be on display through mid-August, and she tells us where the college in Buffalo is located.

Ucross Foundation to Host Arts Talk in Sheridan Next Week

There are plenty of events going on at the Sheridan Inn as part of Buffalo Bill Days, but next Monday the Inn will be host to something a little bit different. Ucross Foundation President, Sharon Dynak, fills us in.

Dynak explains why they decided to hold such an event.

June 25th

06/26/09 sports for Friday

Former Cheyenne East all-state basketball player James Johnson was selected in the first round of the 2009 NBA draft last night in New York city Johnson went 16th to the Chicago Bulls. Bulls head coach Vinny Del Negro says they were pleased to get Johnson at number 16.

06/25/09 Sports for Thursday

Today we continue our on Sheridan county golf series with powder horn professional Mark Metzger every summer the Powder horn hosts many fund raising golf tournaments Metzger says it's a great way for golf courses to help out local charities as a venue for their fund raising efforts The next local charity event takes place tomorrow as the Powder horn hosts the annual Sheridan dog and cat shelter to