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January 8th, 2018

Powell Doctor Sentenced for Health Care Fraud

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A psychologist from Powell was sentenced in Federal Court Monday for health care fraud. Sheridan Media’s Ron Richter has the details.

Wyoming News Update

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Latest Wyoming news, sports, business and entertainment.


CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — A judge has sentenced a Wyoming psychologist to three years in prison and ordered him to pay nearly $2.3 million in restitution for health care fraud.

'Barefoot In The Park' Performances Next Week

Creekside Performing Arts will present their performances of the Neil Simon play “Barefoot In The Park” next week at the Buffalo High School Auditorium.

City Chooses Proposal For Engineering of Detention Pond

The Buffalo City Council chose one of the three proposals submitted to them for engineering services for the Dump Draw Detention Pond Project that is planned to get underway later this year.

Coroner Gives Year-end Report To County Commission

Johnson County Coroner Dave Harness gave a brief presentation to the county commissioners during his year-end report, touching on numbers of calls for the ambulance service, autopsies performed and other pertinent information that will be presented to the state for their records, he said, but the bulk of the numbers were presented in written reports to the commissioners.

A Look Back in Time: Jan. 9, 1918

Now here's Sheridan Media's look back in time, to 100 years ago, by reporter Pat Blair as published in the Sheridan Enterprise newspaper on Jan. 9, 1918.

County Fire Warden Announces Plans to Resign

Sheridan County Fire Warden Bill Biastoch said he's thinking about retiring at the end of April.

BLM Rescinds Rule on Fracking

The Bureau of Land Management has announced it will rescind the 2015 final rule on hydraulic fracturing, also known as fracking.

Arctic Changes Focus of Lecture

Changes in the Arctic weather are the focus of a lecture set next week at Sheridan College.

UW Extrasolar Planet Studies Grant

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The University of Wyoming recently had two of their physics and astronomy researches secure separate grants that will complement each other in the search for extrasolar planets. UW Director of Institutional Communications Chad Baldwin explained that the two grants add up to $925,000.