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February 9th, 2011

Blood Draws for Health Fair Next Week

Johnson County Healthcare Center has teamed with Health Fairs of Wyoming to provide health screenings to residents of Johnson County.

SBA Roundtable Thursday at Sagewood

Angela Jarvis

The Small Business Administration's Roundtable discussion will be Thursday morning at Sagewood in downtown Buffalo. This month's discussion will center on taxes for the business owner and changes to be aware of that are coming in 2011 and how to prepare for them.

Blackout Cancer Week at BHS

Buffalo High School's Student Council is holding their second annual fundraiser called Blackout Cancer, to benefit Johnson County residents fighting cancer. Joyce Hall, Student Council Advisor, explains what the week is about.

February 8th

Health Care Part Two: Recovery Audit Contractors

Sheridan Memorial Hospital CEO Mike McCafferty

Today we continue our series on the health care industry with a look at a program that was conceived from the Medicare Modernization Act of 2003. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter has the story.

Story Septic Meeting Well Attended

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There was a good turnout at the Sheridan County public workshop on proposed supplemental specifications to septic systems in the Story area.

The Story Women's Club was a full house Tuesday night for the Sheridan County septic system management public workshop.

Motion to Withdraw Guilty Plea Taken Under Advisement

A hearing was held Tuesday in 4th Judicial District Court in Sheridan on a Motion to Withdraw the Guilty Plea of Defendant Steven Kruger, who previously plead guilty to Felony Child Abuse and two misdemeanors, Child Endangerment and Unlawful Use of a Controlled Substance.

Representative Patton on Accountability in Education

Wyoming State Representative John Patton

The Wyoming State Senate advanced a bill that would establish a state education accountability program to monitor K-12 education.

Cause of Death: Hypothermia

An autopsy conducted Tuesday morning in Billings, Montana on the Sheridan man found lying in the road this weekend has revealed the cause of death. Sheridan County Deputy Coroner Kevin Sessions confirmed that 26-year-old Kelly Eugene Claar died from hypothermia.

A Number of Cases Were Heard in District Court Tuesday

Numerious cases were heard in 4th Judicial District Court in Sheridan Tuesday.

A probation revocation hearing was held Tuesday morning in 4th Judicial District Court in Sheridan for 26-year-old Amanda Craig of Sheridan.

District 2 Board Honors Jason Hillman

At the February Sheridan County School District 2 Board of Directors meeting Monday night, Trustees honored Meadowlark Elementary School Principal Jason Hillman, who was recently named Wyoming's National Elementary Distinguished Principal of the Year.