February 28th, 2013

Wyoming Recognizes Cardiac-Friendly Facilities

Wyoming governor, Matt Mead, will sign legislation today that officially recognizes hospitals within the state that meet national accreditation guidelines for specialized care for heart attack and stroke patients.

February 28th


STATE TOURNAMENT BASKETBALL - The Big Horn Lady Rams open state tournament this morning at 10:30 at Casper college against Thermopolis that game will be broadcast live for you on 14-10 KWYO and 87.7 FM.

The Rams take on Big Piney that game will follow the Lady Rams at noon live on 14-10 KWYO and 87.7 FM.

The Tongue River Lady Eagles open up tonight at 6:00 against Rocky Mountain that game will be live on 87.7 FM.

4-A REGIONAL BASKETBALL - The Sheridan Broncs will be in Gillette tonight for the 4-A East regional they play Cheyenne South tonight at 5:30 in a loser out game.

Weekend Sports Preview For Johnson County

Winter sports are beginning to wrap up with only basketball still competing. The 1A State Tournament in Casper and the 3A Regional Tournament in Worland will begin today and continue through the weekend.

Buffalo and Kaycee will both be represented this weekend.

Sheridan County Commissioners on Resignation of Former Fairgrounds Director

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Sheridan County Commissioners on Resignation of Former Fairgrounds Director (Photo by Ron Richter)

During a recent visit with host of Public Pulse, Kim Love, the Sheridan County Commissioners spoke to the details surrounding the resignation of the facilities director of the Sheridan County Fairgrounds, Melissa Albrecht.

Gov. Mead Addresses Legislators at Close of 2013 Session

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Gov. Mead Addresses Legislators at Close of 2013 Session

Wyoming Governor Matt Mead spoke to members of the state Senate and House of Representatives at the close of this year's legislative session. Overall, Governor Mead thanked legislators for their hard work and for tackling some tough issues.

Scam Alert: Bogus IRS Emails

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Scam Alert: Bogus IRS Emails

The Internal Revenue Service is warning the public about a national-level scam making its rounds across the country involving bogus emails supposedly from the IRS. Sheridan Media's Chris Foy has the story.

Wyoming’s senators choose politics over protecting women

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Congressional staffers gathered Tuesday to hear why the House should move to reauthorize the Violence Against Women Act. Mike Enzi and John Barrasso were among 20 GOP senators who voted against reauthorizing the VAWA. (Safiya Merchant/Medill — click to view)
Guest column by Kerry Drake
February 26, 2013

Wyoming lawmakers revisit school accountability law after Hill clash

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A banner hangs on the wall outside the entrance to Supt. Cindy Hill’s new office in the Barrett Building. A clash between lawmakers and the Superintendent of Public Instruction led to her removal from the Department of Education. (Gregory Nickerson/WyoFile — click to view)
By Gregory Nickerson


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Photo by Stacey Ellenwood Photography

Hospital Officials Keeping a Close Eye on Financial Situation

Sheridan Memorial Hospital Chief Financial Officer Ed Johlman said Wednesday that revenue wise, January turned out much better than the last few months had for the hospital.