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October 4th, 2012

No Need to Worry

Patients who've received spinal injections for pain at Sheridan Memorial Hospital have no need to worry about national news reports of an outbreak of fungal meningitis in several states across the U.S. due to tainted drugs.

Governor Invites State to Join in Broadband Discussion

Wyoming Governor Matt Mead (Courtesy Photo)

In a media release from the Governors office, Wyoming Governor Matt Mead states he is looking forward to the Wyoming Broadband Summit, which is to take place in Cheyenne on October 23. The purpose of the Summit is to showcase how broadband contributes to a better future.

SC Instructor Authors Chapter for Nationally Renowned Textbook

Sheridan College is known for its strong dental hygiene program that emphasizes quality education from top-tier instructors. In fact, when it comes to some matters of dental hygiene, you could say instructor, Sara Beres, literally wrote the book—or, at least part of it.

SMH Authorizes $150K for New Building Plans

The Sheridan Memorial Hospital Board of Trustees authorized approximately $150,000 for a site and building plan for the facility's proposed new medical office building.

Stylist Recognizes Breast Cancer Month

Alecia Levi, owner of Bonadelle's, LLC, is offering complimentary haircuts this month to women who have survived or are currently fighting breast cancer. October marks Breast Cancer Awareness month. (Photo by Tracee Davis)

There are pink ribbons all over town as Sheridan observes Breast Cancer Awareness Month, but one local business owner is going one step further to show her respect for women who have fought or are fighting the disease.

October 3rd

Absentee Balloting Picking Up Momentum

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Absentee voting has been busy in Sheridan County. (Photo by Ron Richter)

It's been a week since registered voters in Wyoming have been able to request absentee ballots for next month's General Election. Sheridan County Elections Supervisor Brenda Kekich says that they've been pretty busy.

Buffalo Council Approves Street Closure For Monster March

At Tuesday's meeting, the Buffalo City Council approved a request from Angela Jarvis with the Buffalo Chamber of Commerce to close Main Street for the annual Halloween Monster March.

Johnson County Considers Mower For Mikesell/Potts

Johnson County's Commissioners considered a request from County Sanitarian Rick Durfee to purchase a zero-turn mower for the county-run Mikesell/Potts Recreation Area at Lake DeSmet.

Former Councilman Gerard's Case Bound To District Court

Justin Gerard

Justin Gerard, former Buffalo City Councilman, had his preliminary hearing Wednesday at the Campbell County Courthouse in Gillette. The state's case was found to have probable cause, and the case to be bound over to District Court for further proceedings.

There'll be a Write-In Candidate for House District 30

Pete Schoonmaker will run for the State House District 30 seat as a write-in candidate. (Photo by Ron Richter)

Sheridan resident Pete Schoonmaker, who's the President and CEO of Summit Gas Resources, made it known Wednesday that he'll be running for the Wyoming House District 30 seat as a write-in candidate.