At the last Buffalo City Council meeting, Buffalo Police Chief Jason Carder requested approval to apply for a speed enforcement grant, which the department has used before but must re-apply for as requested. The grant will help pay for overtime and other expenses associated with the enforcement.
Money from Homeland Security Grants was added to the county's budget during the commission's last meeting February 21.
Fund 59 and Fund 60 appropriations were added as line items in the budget for local law enforcement/sheriff's office and for local emergency management in the county.
The Western Film Series at the Wyo Theater in Sheridan wraps up another season this afternoon with Jeremiah Johnson starring Robert Redford. Wyo Theater Board Member Gene Sturlin will be hosting today's season finale.
The Wyoming Game and Fish Department will be hosting a seminar in Gillette this week entitled “Staying Safe in Bear, Lion and Wolf Country”. The seminar is held every year and typically rotates between Sheridan, Gillette and Buffalo as to where it's held.