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September 4th, 2012

Jo Co Attorney Has “No Comment” On Prosecuting Assessor

Johnson County Assessor Cindy Rogers
Johnson County Attorney Ken DeCock

In what appears to be the latest “shot across the bow” between Johnson County Attorney Ken DeCock and County Assessor Cindy Rogers, the two offices squared off in a verbal exchange at the county commissioner's meeting Tuesday.

Gilead Fire at 1700 Acres

Officials with the National Incident Management Team have confirmed the Gilead fire, which is burning in the Big Horn National Forest approximately 10 miles northeast from Buffalo and 8 miles from Story, has now reached 1720 acres.

Commissioners Approve NOI to Amend County's Rules and Regulations

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Commissioners Approve NOI to Amend County's Rules and Regulations

The Sheridan County Commissioners Tuesday approved a resolution giving public notice of Sheridan County's intent to amend their rules and regulations pertaining to subdivisions within the County, in particular, how water rights are disposed of when property is subdivided.

Expert: Meth Prevention Is Community Investment

Last week, 24 people were arrested in or around Sheridan for charges related to distribution of methamphetamine.

Brewfest Tickets at Discount Prices Until Saturday

(Photo by Ron Richter)

The Sheridan Chamber of Commerce is sponsoring the first ever Sheridan Brewfest at Whitney Plaza from 2-8 p.m. Saturday, and tickets purchased in advance are $10 off.

LOCAL SPORTS WEEKEND / AND A LOOK AHEAD

FOOTBALL - The Bronc football took it on the chin against Natrona county Friday the Mustangs shut down the Broncs and took the game 38-13 Broncs Head coach Don Julian.

Julian says that NC defense made it tough on every one.

This week the Broncs head back to Cheyenne to play Cheyenne South.

Council Preview

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The Sheridan City Council will work with a light agenda this evening, as there are no items under old or new business. The only item that the Council will be considering is the consent agenda, which has a bid award to COP Construction for upgrades to both water treatment plants.

Grants, Fuel Depot To Be Discussed By Jo Co Commission

The Johnson County Commissioners will have their first meeting of September on Tuesday and according to their Agenda, will discuss the OJJDP Grant Application with County Attorney Ken DeCock, as well as the proposed county fuel depot, both of which have been issues at the heart of recent “bad blood” between the commission and the attorney's office.

Generic Drug Warnings Might Be Incomplete

Most Sheridanites aren't aware that companies who manufacture generic prescription drugs aren't required to update warning labels when health issues surface with brand-name equivalents. Across the nation, dozens of lawsuits have been dismissed because of a U.S. Supreme court ruling last year.

Johnson County HS Sports Results For September 4

High School sports were in action this past weekend, and most teams from Johnson County had successful outings.

The Buffalo Bison football team hosted Worland on Friday and blew out the Warriors 41-0. They will travel to Powell this Friday.

Kaycee's Buckaroos hosted Hanna/Elk Mountain Friday and came away with a win in a 74-44 shootout. They will play at Farson on Friday.