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Special Commissioners Meeting Addresses Street Closure

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Sheridan County Commissioner Bob Rolston

The Sheridan County Commissioners held a special meeting Thursday to consider closing one block of Johnson Street in Big Horn Friday for a Celebration of Life for past County Fire Warden Edward Schunk.

Value of Downtown Presentation: Maximize Tax Revenues with Dense Development

Joe Minicozzi of the Asheville, N.C. Downtown Association speaks Thursday morning at the Sheridan College Broadway Center. He stressed that small acre development in a downtown area can return much higher revenues than large acreage development. (photo by Brad Estes)

About 20 people attended a presentation which detailed the strategies of building a vibrant downtown with the emphasis that dense development will create the most revenue for taxpayers, Thursday morning at Sheridan College Broadway Center.

Letters to the Editor

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During last Friday's Jackson Electric Open Line on News Talk 930 KROE, several callers voiced their concerns and displeasure of how the Sheridan Press has been handling the letters to the editor.

WGFD: New Senior Game Warden in Dayton

Dustin Shorma, recently took the position of senior game warden for the WGFD in Dayton. (Photo courtesy WGFD)

Dustin Shorma recently assumed duties of senior game warden for the Wyoming Game and Fish Department in Dayton.

JCHC Posts Good First Month of New Fiscal Year

JCHC Administrator Sandy Ward

Johnson County Healthcare Center Administrator Sandy Ward reported to the Hospital Board at their monthly meeting Wednesday that the JCHC had posted its best month ever in July for gross revenues.

City, County Planners to Present Proposal on Engineer

Buffalo City Planner Zach Montgomery

Buffalo City Planner Zach Montgomery and Johnson County Planner Rob Yingling will be presenting a proposal for a joint city/county civil engineer at both entity's meetings Tuesday, September 6.

Buffalo Special Meeting Erupts Into Verbal Melee

Buffalo City Council. From left: Bruce Hepp, Russ Humphrey, Randy Dyess, Stan Lakin, Bill Hawley and City Clerk Julie Silbernagel.

A verbal exchange between council members erupted at the Buffalo City Council's special meeting Tuesday night where they were to have a second reading for a franchise agreement with Advanced Communication Technology, or ACT to provide high speed fiber-optic service to the city.

Hospital Foundation Recognizes Lead Donors for New Cancer Center

Hospital Foundation Executive Director Ada Kirven recognizes all of the foundations that have given to the new Welch Cancer Center project while Hospital CEO Mike McCafferty and Board Member Dr. Michael Strahan look on.

Sheridan Memorial Hospital Foundation Executive Director Ada Kirven spent part of Wednesday's monthly Hospital Board meeting recognizing the lead donors for the new Welch Cancer Center project.

Understanding Mr. Whitney

A presentation Wednesday evening focused on Edward A. Whitney.

Whitney Benefits hosted a presentation Wednesday night at the Sheridan College CTEL where local Author Sam Western presented a brief history of the life story of Edward A. Whitney.

Annual Hospital Quality Report Shows Marked Improvement

Sheridan Memorial Quality Services Manager Lajune Bacon

The Quality Committee for the Sheridan Memorial Hospital Board of Trustees recently reviewed and released the annual quality report for the Hospital.