Archive - Apr 19, 2011

Jo Co Funds Suicide Prevention Training

The Johnson County Commissioners, at their meeting Tuesday, approved a request for funding from the Suicide Prevention Coalition of Johnson County.

Jo Co Approves New Contract with VOA

Johnson County's commissioners tentatively approved a new contract with Volunteers of America to continue running the County's juvenile detention and probation services.

Been on North Main Street Lately?

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If you haven't traveled N. Main Street near 5th Street recently this is probably why. Extensive work is underway by the contractor DRM inc., especially between 5th and 8th Streets as shown in this view from the top of the Eagles Aerie No. 186 building.

April 19th Sheridan County Commission Report

Sheridan County Commissioners made short work of their agenda Tuesday morning, getting through the 16 items in about forty minutes.

Public Pulse - Tuesday 04/19/11

Earth Day / Leap Into Leadership w/Rosie Berger and Sarah Mikesell Growney

Jo Co Commission's Decision on VOA Coming Tuesday

The decision on whether or not Johnson County will retain Volunteers of America (VOA) to run the County's Juvenile Detention and Probation program will be made at today's County Commission meeting.

Buffalo Council Approves Grant App For Sports Complex

The Buffalo City Council approved at their meeting Monday night, a Resolution authorizing grant applications for a proposed sports complex to be located at the old Centennial Park Baseball Fields, new basketball courts, pool chemicals for the municipal pool, and a slide and swing set.

Council Denies Developer's Request to Reconsider Rezone

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At their April 4th meeting, the Sheridan City Council voted unanimously to deny Developer Steve Grimshaw's request to rezone just over three acres of land from At their April 4th meeting, the Sheridan City Council voted unanimously to deny Developer Steve Grimshaw's request to rezone just over three acres of land from R-1 residential to R-3.

Tobacco and Alcohol Compliance Checks

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Keeping tobacco and alcohol out of the hands of minors is the goal of the the compliance checks that the Sheridan Police Department conducts periodically throughout the year.

Representative Berger on the Federal Budget

Yesterday we reported that our weekly poll question wants to know your opinion about how best to balance the Federal Budget.