Legislation may be coming to help thin the herds. Problems created by whitetail deer populations in Sheridan and Johnson counties could potentially be reduced by a bill that could allow baiting of big game away from populated areas.
A letter to the editor in the January 4th edition of the Sheridan Press was very critical of the Sheridan Police Department for a traffic stop that occurred on December 11th when a husband and wife from Cowley were en route to Sheridan Memorial Hospital.
Sheridan County will host a public workshop next Tuesday on the future of the East 5th Street Corridor Plan. This is the first of two public meetings scheduled for the East 5th Street Corridor planning process.
Buffalo City Attorney Ben Kirven discussed a number of topics during his report at the last Council meeting, including land ownership at the new justice center, and easements from land owners west of town for the proposed water supply line for the city.
In 2006, the Cheyenne City Council voted to enact a city wide smoking ban that included all bars and restaurants. Almost six years later, and no real issues with the ban, the City of Casper is also contemplating approving a similar ordinance.