At their meeting this week, the Johnson County Commissioners got an update from County Planner Rob Yingling on the status of the Zoning Regulations Project, which he said is “wrapping up their final changes.”
Applications for the position of Johnson County Fire Warden were accepted by the Johnson County Commission up to their meeting June 18th and the commissioners then appointed Rick Farris as the new Fire Warden for the county.
On Thursday, the U.S. Senate passed a bill for the first time in quite a while - a sweeping immigration bill - in a vote of 68 to 32. Wyoming senators John Barrasso and Mike Enzi were two of the "nay" votes and following the vote they issued a joint statement explaining why.
Wyoming Speaker of the House of Representatives Tom Lubnau has requested to legislative leadership that that an investigatory committee be formed to further examine the MacPherson investigative report of the State Superintendent of Public Instruction.
Beginning July 1, there will be two open positions on the Sheridan County Planning and Zoning Commission, which is a volunteer board that serves as an advisory role to the County Commissioners. Sheridan County Public Works Director Rod Liesinger.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - Possible traces of explosives in a delivery truck prompted authorities to shut down the entrance to the Wyoming Air National Guard base for almost two hours. A major thoroughfare in front of the base also was closed. No explosive devices were found.
The annual Environmental Stewardship Tour, hosted by the Wyoming Stock Growers Association, Wyoming Department of Agriculture, and the Montana Stockgrowers will be held at the Padlock Ranch, near Ranchester, Tuesday July 9, beginning at 8 am.