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June 26th, 2009

Sheridan Memorial Hospital Starts Quarterly Newsletter

Earlier this week Sheridan Memorial Hospital mailed out their first quarterly newsletter to over 13 thousand households in Sheridan County. Hospital Marketing Manager Danae Brandjord.

Brandjord says the quarterly newsletter will help

Senator Enzi Comments On Health Care Reform

U.S. Senator Mike Enzi, a ranking member of the Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee, gave a floor statement Thursday to address health care reform. Enzi stressed the importance of doing it right.

Enzi called for bipartisanship from his colleagues.

Judge Sets Trial Date for Wyoming Trooper

CHEYENNE, (AP) - A trial date has been set for a former Wyoming Highway Patrol trooper charged for an aborted murder plot allegedly designed to collect settlement money from Wal-Mart.

Campbell County Hospital Begins Expansion

GILLETTE, (AP) - Campbell County Memorial Hospital has begun construction of a $65 million expansion. Hospital officials held a groundbreaking ceremony Thursday to kick off the project, which is expected to take three years to complete.

State Swine Flu Case Count Goes Up

There's news out of the Wyoming Department of Health regarding cases of swine flu throughout the state. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter has more.

Local Artist Displays Work at Sheridan College in Johnson County

A Buffalo artist has her work on display at Sheridan College in Johnson County. Services Specialist with Sheridan College in Johnson County Ashlea Redding explains.

Redding said that Anderson's art will be on display through mid-August, and she tells us where the college in Buffalo is located.

Ucross Foundation to Host Arts Talk in Sheridan Next Week

There are plenty of events going on at the Sheridan Inn as part of Buffalo Bill Days, but next Monday the Inn will be host to something a little bit different. Ucross Foundation President, Sharon Dynak, fills us in.

Dynak explains why they decided to hold such an event.

June 25th

Hospital Board Approves Budget

The Sheridan Memorial Hospital Board of Trustees talked budget at their monthly meeting Wednesday. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter has more.

Alger Street in Sheridan to Close Next Week

Construction on various streets in downtown Sheridan has no doubt made it a bit tricky at times to get from one point to another. Principal of Vista West Engineering Randy Bomar tells us about another closure downtown that'll take place next week.

As to why Alger needs to be closed for a week?

Hospital Board Approves Change to Medical Staff Rules and Regulations

The Sheridan Memorial Hospital Board approved a slight change to the Medical Staff Rules and Regulations. Physicians will now have a bit more time to dictate a report of surgical procedures following surgery.

Hospital Chief of Staff Dr. Brad Hanebrink explains why the change was made.