Archive - Jan 2012 - News

January 25th

Hospital Board Approves Funds to Move Pathology Department

Sheridan Memorial Hospital Facilities Services Manager Rob Forister

Sheridan Memorial Hospital is committed to providing a cardiac catheterization lab to provide cardiac care for Sheridan County residents.

SHS Student Wins Trip to Costa Rica with Spanish Club

Superintendent Craig Dougherty draws the winning name while Spanish teacher Mario Montano prepares the back up names Tuesday at Sheridan High School. (Brad Estes)

Even though it's been unseasonably warm this winter in Wyoming, learning that you've won a free trip to Costa Rica in late January would probably brighten anyone's day.

Council Work Session Focuses on Upcoming Projects

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City of Sheridan Engineer Lane Thompson

A noon work session held by the Sheridan City Council Wednesday centered around some of the big projects that took place in 2011, and some of the upcoming projects slated for 2012.

Redistricting Set for Sheridan County, Still Unsettled for Other Parts of the State

Representative John Patton

The Wyoming Legislature's Corporations, Elections and Political Subdivisions Committee met late last week for one final go around of drafting a redistricting bill that will go before the Legislature next month.

JCHC Board Discusses 2012 And Future Projects

Johnson County Healthcare Center in Buffalo

The Johnson County Healthcare Center Board of Trustees had their January meeting Wednesday evening, and discussed their current construction project, the projects they hope to complete this year, and the next phase of construction at the healthcare center.

Women's Agriculture Summit Saturday in Buffalo

Women involved in agriculture or those merely interested in agriculture can attend the second annual Women's Agriculture Summt this weekend in Buffalo.
The Johnson County Cattle Women are hosting the event.

More From the NWCCD Meeting In Buffalo

NWCCD Board of Trustees

The Northern Wyoming Community College District Board got updates from a number of administrators and staff at their meeting in Buffalo last week.

MDU: Power Outage Hits 3,100 Customers, Multiple Schools

Sheridan Fire Rescue outside the Children's Center Wednesday morning. No fire was reported, reports have personnel responding to an "odor" call. (Ron Richter photo)

Update: Power restored after 3-hour outage Wednesday morning in Sheridan

Two downed Montana-Dakota Utilities substations left parts of Sheridan without power Wednesday morning for a period of about three hours. Mark Hanson, spokesman for MDU.

Wyo Legislators Respond to SOTU

Sen. John Barrasso

Wyoming's delegates in Washington each released statements Tuesday night in response to President Barack Obama's State of the Union Address.

VA Says No More Homeless Veterans

U.S. Dept. of Veterans Affairs courtesy photo

The VA Medical Center is joining others around the country in efforts toward putting an end to homelessness among Veterans. Will Banks, social worker at the VA in Sheridan.