Archive - Apr 28, 2010

Cardiologist May Be Headed To Sheridan Part-Time

Sheridan Memorial Hospital CEO Mike McCafferty
Sheridan Memorial Hospital CEO Mike McCafferty

At the tail end of their regularly scheduled meeting, the Sheridan Memorial Hospital Board of Trustees held a brief executive session where Hospital CEO Mike McCafferty made this announcement to the board.

Foundation Presents $250,000 Check To Hospital

A few of those who helped make digital mammography possible present a check to the Hospital Wednesday.
A few of those who helped make digital mammography possible present a check to the Hospital Wednesday.

The Sheridan Memorial Hospital Foundation presented the hospital with a $250,000 check for the new digital mammography equipment that was recently purchased and is now available to patients. Foundation Executive Director Ada Kirven says there were many who volunteered their time to help bring the equipment to the hospital.

Yellowstone Getting Lots Of White Snow As Well As Some Road Closures

Yellowstone Still White

A spring snowstorm in Yellowstone National Park has prompted several temporary road closures beginning late Wednesday morning. Yellowstone Public Affairs Officer, Al Nash

SEEDA/Forward Sheridan Collaboration Continues To Grow

SEEDA Board Chairman Tom Sachse
SEEDA Board Chairman Tom Sachse

The Sheridan Economic and Education Development Authority discussed the possibilities that their partnership with Forward Sheridan will provide at their monthly meeting Tuesday. SEEDA Chairman Tom Sachse says the collaboration allows them to broaden their grant opportunities.

Wyoming Republican Convention Gets Underway Thursday In Sheridan

Wyoming State Republican Party Chair Diana Vaughan
Wyoming State Republican Party Chair Diana Vaughan

It's been over a decade since the last Wyoming State Republican Convention was held in Sheridan; however, that will soon change as over 400 members of the State GOP are set to make Sheridan their home for the next few days.

"Fence Posts from a Bygone Era"

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Limestone fence posts from a bygone era can be seen stacked adjacent to a modern day post and wire fence in the 5200 block of Big Horn Avenue. Quarried posts of this type, 5 to 6 ft long, would weigh 350-400 pounds each.

Public Pulse - Wednesday 04/28/10

Republican State Convention Speaker / Tongue River Valley Community Center

Plans Underway for Big Horn Elementary

Rendering of three "aerial" views of the new Big Horn campus. (photo Courtesy Deer Run Graphics)

The School District 1 Board of Trustees, along with members of the Wyoming State School Facilities Commission and the Sheridan Delegation to the Wyoming Legislature were present last night at a community forum to go over the approved plans of the new Big Horn Elementary School. District Superintendent Sue Belish.

Deadline Approaching for Property Tax Refund

Representative Mike Madden of Buffalo

Representative Mike Madden was the guest on Tuesday's Public Pulse program, and he spent the majority of the hour to let people in Sheridan and Johnson Counties know about the Property Tax Refund Program.