Archive - Jan 2011 - News

January 28th

Enzi to Sebelius: How Can Health Care Law Be Fixed?

U.S. Senator Mike Enzi

U.S. Senator Mike Enzi provided some difficult questions for Secretary of Health and Human Services Kathleen Sebelius during a recent appearance in front of the Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee.

Senate Advances "Health Care Freedom" Bill

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - Wyoming voters could consider amending the state Constitution to try to block a federal requirement to purchase health insurance under a bill moving forward in the state Senate.

Representative Botten on Wyoming Guard Bill

Representative Botten

Representative Jon Botten checked in with Sheridan Media Thursday afternoon, to discuss a bill on which he'd proposed an amendment. Sheridan Media's Mary Jo Johnson has the story.

Ducks Unlimited Banquet Saturday

Duck hunters of all ages are invited to attend the 45th Annual Ducks Unlimited Banquet, Auction and Gun Raffle January 29th at the Holiday Inn in Sheridan.

Saturday, January 29th is the annual Ducks Unlimited Banquet, to be held at the Sheridan Holiday Inn beginning at 5:30. Event organizer Chris Morton says this is the 45th year that Sheridan has hosted a Ducks Unlimited dinner and auction.

SCJC Artist Series Features Photos by Stoetzel

Photo of Tensleep Canyon by Dave Stoetzel

"Amazing Places" is the latest art show at Sheridan College in Johnson County, featuring photographs by Buffalo's own Dave Stoetzel.

Ashlea Redding with SCJC explains what to expect at the art show.

Arrests Made in Connection with Drug Probe at BHS

Buffalo Police Chief Mike Chapman

Two local females were arrested this week in connection with an investigation by the Buffalo Police Department that began at Buffalo High School back in December of 2010.
Buffalo Police Chief Mike Chapman explains what happened.

January 27th

Sheridan Police Report a No Show for Westboro

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Sheridan Police Lieutenant Andrew Conrad

Word began circulating Tuesday that members of the Wesboro Baptist Church from Topeka, Kansas would be in Sheridan to protest the memorial service of Pvt. Jesse Cerwick.

Cause of Fatal Fire in Sheridan Released

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Sheridan FIre-Rescue has determined that fatal fire earlier this month was accidental.

Sheridan Fire-Rescue has concluded their investigation into the cause of the January 11th, fire at 726 Long Drive in Sheridan that claimed the life of 42-year-old Ginny Lynn Erdman. Fire Marshal Brian Songer explains what the investigation revealed.

Return on Investment for Hospital

Sheridan Memorial Hospital CFO Ed Johlman

During the summer of 2010, Sheridan Memorial Hospital opened the Big Horn Heart Center with Dr. Michael Brennan on board to provide cardiology services to patients five days a week instead of three. In order to accommodate the number of patients that Dr.

Dharminder Sen: Life Without Parole

17-year-old Dharminder Sen was sentenced in 4th Judicial District Court Thursday morning. On Count 1, Murder in the First Degree for the August 26, 2009 shooting death of Robert Ernst, Sen was sentenced to Life Without the Possibility of Parole.