Archive - Apr 30, 2010

“Nuts And Bolts” Seminar Well Attended At Republican Convention

A scene from the Wyoming State Republican Convention at the Sheridan Holiday Inn.
A scene from the Wyoming State Republican Convention at the Sheridan Holiday Inn.

One of the highlights of day two at the Wyoming State Republican Party Convention was the “nuts and bolts” training seminar for prospective candidates and their staff. Wyoming Republican Chair Diana Vaughan says the seminar was well attended.

Wyoming Receives $700,000 Medicaid Fraud Lawsuit

Improper marketing campaign of the drug Seroquel nets the state $700k.
Improper marketing campaign of the drug Seroquel nets the state $700k.

Wyoming will receive a $703,000 Medicaid fraud settlement from AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals for allegedly engaging in an off-label marketing campaign that improperly promoted its anti-psychotic drug, Seroquel. 

Do you think it was a mistake for Bill Ayers to have been allowed to make his speech at UW?

The Bank of Sheridan
Yes
47% (173 votes)
No
48% (177 votes)
No Opinion
5% (20 votes)
Total votes: 370

GOP Gubernatorial Candidates on KROE

L - R: Ron Micheli, Colin Simpson, Matt Mead, and Rita Meyer

We took advantage of Sheridan hosting the Wyoming State Republican Convention this weekend by inviting all four Republican gubernatorial candidates to be on Friday's Public Pulse program.

Sheridan Media News Director Ron Richter served as host of the program, posing questions to Rita Meyer, Colin Simpson, Matt Mead and Ron Micheli.

Snow Covered Daffodils

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Blooming Butterfly Daffodills droop under the new fallen snow on the last day of April

Public Pulse - Friday 04/30/10

Special Program with Republican Gubernatorial Candidates

Today is Arbor Day

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The view four months after the controversial triming of trees along the tree lined Brinton Road south of Big Horn

WYO Western Film Series

Classic westerns will be shown at the WYO Sunday evenings in May.

In the past, it wasn't a Saturday morning without a few cartoons and a wild and woolly western to start the day. Well, the WYO Theatre in Sheridan is putting a bit of a spin on that tradition, beginning Sunday evening, May 2nd. Executive Director Nick Johnson explains.

C&K Equipment Donates to Diesel Technology Program

Sheridan College Diesel Technology students Alex Varah (in cab) and Josh Pounds check out the skid steer donated to the Diesel Technology program by C&K Equipment.

In a media release from Sheridan College, we learn that C&K Equipment has donated a 2002 Bobcat 864 skid steer to the Diesel Technology Program. The compact, track loading skid steer will allow Sheridan College students to develop skills in hydraulics, electronics and heavy duty electrical systems.

Snow, Snow...Everywhere But Here?

Snow Cloud

We haven't seen much in terms of spring snowstorms Northeast Wyoming this season, although the one currently coming through is expected to last into the weekend. Albert Richmond, who is the Lead Forecaster for National Weather Service in Billings, explains why some of the snowstorms have passed by our area, and why this one may be
different: