Tom Forslund

Memorial Hospital Board Urges Legislature To Expand Medicaid
The board that oversees the lease of Natrona County’s hospital assets by the nonprofit Wyoming Medical Center Inc. wants the Legislature to approve the expansion of Medicaid, its members said Tuesday. “The important thing is to support the Department of Health,” said Carol Crump…
Police Chief Takes Oath of Office [AUDIO]
Casper’s police chief was sworn into office at City Hall Tuesday morning. Chris Walsh had been acting police chief since Tom Pagel retired in late March, but now it’s official, Police Chief Chris Walsh took his oath of office from City Manager John Patterson. Chief Walsh said that poli…
Council Prepares For Head Hunt
At a meeting with Casper City Council this week, outgoing City Manager, Tom Forslund, indicated the market may be tight when it comes to finding someone with the executive experience needed to replace him. Forslund will be leaving his post on March 11th. Assistant City Manager, Linda Witko,  on…
Casper Mayor – Forslund’s A Great Choice [AUDIO]
The City of Casper will soon start its search for a new city manager.  And as Ktwo radio’s, Karen Snyder, finds out, his colleagues are still absorbing the fact… Listen Here: The Mayor of the City of Casper says he’s still in  shock at the news that City Manager, Tom F…
Casper City Manager Says He’s Ready For Change
Governor Matt Mead has selected Casper City Manager Tom Forslund to head up the Wyoming Department of Health.  Current Wyoming Health Department Director, Brent Sherrard, will move to the Governor’s office as an advisor. Forslund says the Governor was looking for an administrator with a …
City Intervenes In RMP Rate Request
At Tuesday night’s council meeting, the Casper City Council decided to intervene in the discussion between Rocky Mountain Power and the Public Service Commission. Rocky Mountain Power has a proposed rate increase of around 17 percent pending with the commission. Council decides to intervene: …