Archive - Feb 27, 2013 - News

Johnson County High Speed Chase Ends In Crash

Johnson County Sheriff Steve Kozisek

A high-speed chase Wednesday morning from Buffalo southbound on Interstate 25 ended in a crash and the vehicle's occupants taken to the Johnson County Healthcare Center.

Land Trust Open House Thursday

The Sheridan Community Land Trust is hosting an open house Thursday evening from 5 to 7 o'clock at their office located at 306 North Main Street, also known as the 2nd floor of the ERA Carroll Realty building.

Sheridan Electric Prices Rise

Households in Sheridan received notice from Montana-Dakota Utilities during the last billing cycle that electrical rates went up as of Feb. 4.

Lummis: Let's Cut Federal Jobs

Wyoming House Representative, Cynthia Lummis, has introduced H.R. 824, the Federal Workforce Reduction Through Attrition Act, which she purports would save the federal government $35 billion over the course of five years without forcing current government employees out of work.

Deadline Looms Over Eminant Domain Bill

A bill that would improve landowners' bargaining position in condemnation actions is going down to the wire in the Wyoming Legislature.

Wyoming 2nd In Juvenile Imprisonment

Wyoming has the second-highest juvenile incarceration rate in the nation, according to a report released yesterday by Wyoming Kids Count. Statistically, 440 per 100,000 of Wyoming youth are in correctional custody, a number surpassed only by South Dakota.