Archive - Apr 13, 2012

Touring the New Welch Cancer Center

The front entrance to the new Welch Cancer Center at Sheridan Memorial Hospital

Officials with Sheridan Memorial Hospital hosted a tour of the new Welch Cancer Center Friday, giving the local media an opportunity to get a “sneak peek” at the state-of-the-art facility. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter was there and has the story.

Cheney to Speak at Wyoming GOP Convention

Dick Cheney to Speak at Wyoming GOP Convention

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - Former Vice President Dick Cheney has received last-minute medical clearance to return to his home state and speak at the Wyoming Republican state convention in Cheyenne.

Rain in the Clouds Saturday?

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Should you happen to venture forth on Saturday for a game of golf it may be decision time as you approach this "1st Tee/Clubhouse" sign at the Powder Horn. You might want to look up for possible precipitation coming down before turning left to start the Mountain Nine or you might want to turn right and head for shelter in the Clubhouse.

Selkirk Crabapple in all its glory

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This Selkirk Crabapple with its profusion of fragrant flowers was seen in Big Horn on Thursday as it basked in the sun before the arrival of rain forecast for the weekend. The Selkirk Crabapple - Malus 'Selkirk' - is a member of the Rosaceae - Rose Family suited to the Sheridan area with its hardiness zone rating of 4-7. For more see: http://www.cirrusimage.com/tree_...

The New Welch Cancer Center

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Officials with Sheridan Memorial Hospital invited the media to take a tour of the new Welch Cancer Center Friday.

Photos by Ron Richter

Poitra's Life Sentence Upheld by Supreme Court

Poitra's Life Sentence Upheld by Supreme Court

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — The Wyoming Supreme Court has upheld a sentence of life in prison without parole for a Sheridan teenager convicted of murder in a 2009 home invasion killing.

SC Welding Students Place At State Competition

Kim, Bethke and Winkley stand with prizes they won at the Wyoming Skills USA competition. The Sheridan College team placed 1st in the state and will be representing Wyoming at the National Skills USA contest in Kansas City this June. (SC photo)

A team of three Sheridan College welding students took first place at the Skills USA National Championship, according to a media release from Sheridan College.

Track Meet In Glenrock Cancelled, Soccer Still A Go Today

Wyopreps.com is reporting that the Tony Lehner Invitational Track and Field Meet in Glenrock has been cancelled due to weather.