Due to the current weather conditions, a no unnecessary travel advisory has been issued for Red Grade Road. The Sheridan County Commissioners have also announced that effective at noon Monday, November 21, Red Grade Road will close for the season.
Johnson County Sheriff Steve Kozisek and Buffalo Police Chief Jason Carder went before the Johnson County Commissioners on Tuesday to officially request funding and approval to purchase a new internal radio system for the criminal justice center.
The Lake DeSmet Counties Coalition Joint Powers Board had their monthly meeting in Sheridan Thursday night, and a number of citizens from both Sheridan and Johnson Counties showed up to voice their concerns and ask questions in response to a report earlier in the week that NERD Gas had apparently decided against the site for their proposed natural gas to gasoline plant.
The National Weather Service in Billings has issued a winter storm warning through noon on Saturday for the Sheridan foothills. Meteorologist Joe Lester says that this is shaping up to be the first big snow event of the year for our area.