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May 26th, 2011

Hospital Foundation Announces Gifts of $2.4 Million For Cancer Center

Sheridan Memorial Hospital CEO Mike McCafferty

The Sheridan Memorial Hospital Board of Trustees took no action Wednesday on awarding the bid for the new Welch Cancer Center project.

Hospital CEO Mike McCafferty explains that there needs to be more discussion on the bid that was submitted.

One-Cent Recipients Address Council at Budget Work Session

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Sheridan City Councilman Alex Lee

Fifteen local agencies applying for optional one-cent funds through the City of Sheridan addressed the City Council during a budget work session Wednesday.

Hand in Hand Parents Holding Meeting Tonight

Families from Hand in Hand are meeting Thursday evening to come up with a solution to their childcare needs after it was announced Monday that the HIH Center will close June 3rd.

News from the powers that run the Hand in Hand Childcare Center in Sheridan dealt a painful blow to the staff, parents and most importantly the children at the center.

Indian Health Service Hospital Update

Charlene Johnson with Indian Health Services – Billings issued this update late Wednesday afternoon.

All appointments at the Crow Northern Cheyenne Indian Health Service Hospital are canceled for the remainder of the week.

District 2 Board Awards Summer Project Bids

Summer construction will be busy for Sheridan County School District 2.

The Sheridan County District 2 Board of Trustees held a special noon meeting Tuesday to award bids on three summer maintenance project contracts.

Tix Available for Jimmy G's Duck Race

Jennifer Romanoski, Educator at the Jin Gatchell Museum

The Second Annual Jimmy G's Duck Race fundraiser is coming later this summer, but tickets are on sale now to reserve your numbered duck for the race.

Johnson County, VOA Try to Meet in the Middle

Johnson County, County Attorney Ken DeCock and Volunteers of America are working to reach and agreement between themselves to allow VOA to continue providing juvenile probation services to the county.

May 25th

Emergency Management Receives More Sandbags

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The sandbags keep piling up outside the City's Service Center thanks to the countless volunteers who have donated their time filling sandbags.

Emergency management officials with Sheridan County and the City of Sheridan along with a throng of volunteers have been busy filling sandbags at the City Service Center.

City Council Budget Work Session: Fire Department

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Part of Wednesday's Sheridan City Council budget work session dealt with Sheridan Fire-Rescue and their budget for the upcoming fiscal year.

Minimal Amount of Water to be Released from Park Reservoir

City Public Utilities Manager, Dan Roberts

City of Sheridan Water Utilities officials plan to travel up to Park and Big Horn Reservoirs Thursday, May 26th. Currently there are 25 Cubic Feet per Second (CFS) coming into Park.