Archive - Sep 18, 2015

Hospital Reaches Out to Inform Community

Sheridan Memorial Hospital administration and trustees welcome questions from the community about hospital operations.

Sheridan Hospital Now Has Automated CPR System

An automated CPR system is now available in Sheridan, made possible through a grant from the Leona M. and Harry B. Helmsley Charitable Trust.

Lummis Votes to Defund Planned Parenthood

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Wyoming's lone U.S. Congresswoman Cynthia Lummis voted yes today for two pro-life bills, which in effect de-fund the Planned Parenthood organization.

How would you rate Wyoming's efforts to diversify our economy?

First Northern Bank of Wyoming
Excellent
2% (8 votes)
Good
17% (70 votes)
Fair
38% (159 votes)
Poor
39% (163 votes)
Undecided
5% (20 votes)
Total votes: 420

Dawson Ray Case

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Dawson Ray Case, 84, of Ranchester, passed away on Thursday, September 17, 2015, at the Sheridan VA.

Online condolences may be written at www.kanefuneral.com.
Kane Funeral Home has been entrusted with arrangements.

Laura Wrather

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Laura Wrather, 52, of Parkman, passed away on Thursday, September 17, 2015, at the Sheridan Memorial Hospital.

Online condolences may be written at www.kanefuneral.com.
Kane Funeral Home has been entrusted with arrangements.

‘American Idol' Winner Performs Tonight in Sheridan

Taylor Hicks -- Photo Provided

I had an opportunity this week to talk with one of TV's “American Idol” show's most beloved winners who's performing tonight in Sheridan. During the interview, he talked about his career and his show, but let’s start with hearing the intro from one of his latest songs.

Managers Plan Burn in Bighorn Forest

Smoke will be visible coming from the Bighorn National Forest over the next couple of months, because managers will be burning out hazardous fuels to improve wildlife habitat and range forage.

Open House for New Utility Maintenance Service Center

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A ribbon cutting and open house was held Thursday for the City of Sheridan's new Utility Maintenance Service Center on KROE Lane. (Photo by Ron Richter)

The City of Sheridan hosted a ribbon cutting ceremony and open house for a new maintenance facility. Sheridan Media’s Ron Richter has the story.