Archive - Sep 2009

September 9th

Legislative Committee Recommends Changes In Next Session

The Labor, Health, and Social Services interim committee of the Wyoming Legislature met in Sheridan yesterday. Committee Co-Chair Jack Landon says they will sponsor a bill to update the way Wyoming collects unemployment taxes.

Items Are Available For Viewing In The Online Auction At

Items in the online auction at are available for viewing right now. Auction Administrator Julie Chadwick says the 3rd time around, the auction will be bigger than ever.

Community Health Officials Gear Up For The Swine Flu

With the seasonal flu season just around the corner, Sheridan County Health officials are gearing up for another busy year of immunizations. This year of course, much of the discussion about influenza is focused on the swine flu. The Wyoming Department of Health reports that there are 179 laboratory confirmed cases of the H1N1 virus and one reported death.

2009 Health Fair Is This Saturday

The 2009 Health Fair is this Saturday at Sheridan College. If you took part in this year's blood draw at Sheridan Memorial Hospital, it's a perfect opportunity to have medical professionals go over those results with you.

Public Pulse - Wednesday 09/09/09

Memorial Hospital / Katie Hiller, Community Health-Swine Flu Information

Public Pulse - Tuesday 09/08/09

Sheridan County Chamber of Commerce / Sheridan County Historical Society

Daniel Orr

Daniel (Danny) Orr, age 62, passed away September 7, 2009 at Sheridan Memorial Hospital.

Danny was born March 29, 1947 to Ross H. "Shorty" and Luella (Frey) Orr in Deadwood, South Dakota. He graduated from high school in 1965 and served in the Navy from 1965 to 1969. He married Linda Lenker February 11, 1983.

Gary Small & the Coyote Brothers Land Two Nammy Nominations

The 11th Annual Native American Music Awards will be held October 3rd at the Seneca Entertainment Center in the Seneca Casino & Hotel in Niagara Falls, New York. In the audience will be Sheridan's Gary Small & the Coyote Brothers, who have been nominated for two "Nammy's" -- the Indian version of the Grammys.

September 8th

09/09/09 Sports for Wednesday

SHS SWIMMING - The Lady Bronc swimmers and divers didn't win their dual in Laramie this past Friday, but they did get some good results. The highlight of the meet was getting three more State Meet qualifiers. Tomorrow they have a dual in Gillette, and once again this fall Gillette's team is very strong.

City Council Considers Street Annexations

The Brundage Lane reconstruction project is still underway and involves the cooperation of the City of Sheridan, Sheridan County, and the Wyoming Department of Transportation. In return for their assistance, WYDOT suggested the City Council annex portions of Coffeen Avenue and Brundage Lane. Sheridan Mayor Dave Kinskey...