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First Light Announces New Hires

First Light Executive Director Ann Perkins

First Light Children's Center has hired Katie Christopherson as Assistant Director and Angela Brugger as Family Resource Coordinator, as they approach a scheduled opening date next month.

Gov. Mead Set To Release Budget Recommendations

Gov. Matt Mead

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - Wyoming Gov. Matt Mead is set to release details of his budget proposal for the coming two-year state funding cycle.

JCHC Board Votes to Pay Off CT Scan Machine

JCHC Administrator Sandy Ward

At their Wednesday night meeting, the Johnson County Healthcare Center's Board of Trustees voted to pay off the remaining amount on their outstanding loan for their new CT Scan machine.

Buffalo Planner Gives Reports, Requests to City Council

Buffalo City Planner Zach Montgomery gave his report to the city council at their last meeting, first requesting they approve MCS Strategies to compile the Kaycee/Buffalo/Johnson County Economic and Community Development Master Plan.

Buffalo Council to Choose New Member This Month

Buffalo City Council

The Buffalo City Council will decide by the end of December who will fill the vacant seat left when former councilman Bruce Hepp passed away earlier this year.

Things are Taking Shape on the New Welch Cancer Center

The new Welch Cancer Center is coming along nicely.

Things are moving along nicely on the $8.2 million new Welch Cancer Center on the west campus of Sheridan Memorial Hospital. The project is starting to take shape says Hospital Facilities Services Manager Rob Forister.

Several New Physicians Sign on at Sheridan Memorial

Sheridan Memorial Hospital CEO Mike McCafferty

An announcement of several new physicians was made at Wednesday's Sheridan Memorial Hospital Board of Trustees meeting. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter was there and has more.

Traffic Study Continues at Sheridan County Courthouse

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Sheridan County Public Works Director Rod Liesinger

In mid October, the Sheridan County Commissioners approved to move forward with a traffic study around the County Courthouse that not only takes a look at vehicle traffic, but pedestrian traffic as well.

Barrasso's 2nd Opinion: Health Care Law to Increase Premiums in Wyoming

U.S. Senator John Barrasso

U.S. Senator John Barrasso spoke on the Senate floor Wednesday, where he reiterated his displeasure with President Obama's health care law. Barrasso said that Wyoming residents are concerned about insurance premiums going up.

Committee Hears Wyo. Redistricting Plans Next Week

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - Lawmakers charged with redrawing Wyoming's legislative districts say they expect to hash out competing proposals at a two-day meeting early next week.