Archive - 2013 - News

July 6th

JCHC Donations, Memorials And Surveys For June

The Johnson County Healthcare Center's Board of Trustees, at their last meeting, received their monthly report on Memorials and Donations for June of this year.

The Amie Holt Care Center received $50 through the Ada Burris Memorial and $25 through the May Darrah Memorial.

July 5th

Kids Fishing Day

(Photo by Judy Hagerott)

Young anglers will have a chance to try their luck at fishing and learn about the environment when the Bighorn National Forest and the Wyoming Game and Fish Department sponsor Kids' Fishing Day on July 13, from 8:00 am to 2:00 pm, at the Porcupine Ranger Station pond.

Montana Coal Mine Deal Beset by Financing Problems

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BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) - More signs of problems have emerged with an Australian company's bid to take over a Montana coal mine.

Wyoming Attorney General Urges Court to Rule Against Supt. Hill

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CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - The Wyoming Attorney General's Office is urging the state Supreme Court to rule against Superintendent of Public Instruction Cindy Hill's legal challenge to the recent state law that stripped her office of many of its powers.

Training to Save a Life

Training to Save a Life (Photo courtesy Sheridan County Suicide Prevention Coalition)

Suicide is the eleventh leading cause of death in the United States, and based on 2012 statistics, Wyoming has the highest suicide rate of any state in the union.

July 4th

Hospital Board Holds Special Meeting to Address Renovation Projects

(Photo by Ron Richter)

The Sheridan Memorial Hospital Board of Trustees held a special meeting Wednesday where they approved several renovation projects. Trustees approved approximately $130,000 to renovate existing space in the Emergency Department to offer urgent care.

Council to Hold Several Work Sessions on College Bond Issue

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The Sheridan City Council made the decision to hold several work sessions regarding the Sheridan College $15.8 million bond issue to renovate and expand the Technical Education Center at the College. Council President John Heath.

SC Invites Public to a Tech Tour

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Sheridan College issued a media release that states that College trustees and President Dr. Paul Young would like to invite the public to learn more about the strategic plan and direction of the College by taking part in one of several Tech Tours offered in the next several weeks.

Confrontation At Buffalo City Council...Again

Buffalo City Councilor, Russ Humphrey, livened up a recent meeting during a verbal confrontation with a city official. Sheridan Media's Aaron Palmer has the story.

JCHC Changes Gears On Loan Repayment Program

At their last meeting, the Johnson County Healthcare Center's Board of Trustees voted not to fund the Loan Repayment Program for FY 2014.