Archive - Jun 2012 - News

June 11th

JCHC 2012 Construction Project Update Positive

JCHC Administrator Sandy Ward

Johnson County Healthcare Center Adminstrator Sandy Ward gave the Board an update on the 2012 construction project at their meeting May 30, saying the project is nearing completion and still under budget.

Johnson County Commissioner Speaks On Mining

With the filing of objections to a mining permit application for a gravel pit in the Shell Creek area northwest of Buffalo, questions have been brought forward as to whether the lack of zoning in Johnson County has contributed to a perception that stands against noise and air pollution and other associated problems with industry “have no teeth.”

June 10th

Just A Matter of Love

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It was a balmy summer evening, just perfect for a picnic and that's what the one hundred-plus crowd did at the Sheridan Inn Friday night.

It was the first fundraiser of the summer to help with The Inn's operational costs and help stave off foreclosure of The Inn by the bank.

This Week's Poll Question

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New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg recently proposed a ban on super-sized sugary drinks to help combat obesity there.

May Reports To JCHC Board Mostly Positive

At their last meeting May 30, the Johnson County Healthcare Cente Board of Trustees received mostly positive news concerning patient numbers, donations and the recruitment of a family physician.

The Amie Holt Care Center is holding steady at 39 residents through the month of May.

Learn How to Protect Your Intellectual Property

The Sheridan County Chamber of Commerce is sponsoring a one-day seminar next Wednesday to help innovating minds copyright and protect their ideas.

Cabin Owners Can Help Stop Spreading Fires

Substantial wildfires have already claimed hundreds of acres across the state this year.

June 9th

Citizens Question Oil Industry Criticism

(AP) - The head of the Pavillion Area Concerned Citizens is questioning whether the top state regulator of oil and gas development should keep his job after he said greed is motivating people in the Pavillion area to blame gas development for polluting groundwater. John Fenton called on Gov.

What Is The Permitting Process For A Gravel Mine?

The recent filing of objections to the permit request for Croell Redi-Mix to operate a gravel mine near Shell Creek Road raised the question of what it takes to get a permit in the first place.

Sheridan Memorial is Looking for a Few “Likes”

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Sheridan Memorial is Looking for a Few “Likes”

Sheridan Memorial Hospital has recently launched their Facebook page and they want you to “like” them. Hospital Marketing Manager Danae Brandjord explains that liking their page could net you some neat items.