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July 18th, 2012

Special Meeting Called By Jo Co Commission On Legal Fees

A special public meeting was called Wednesday morning by the Johnson County Commission to discuss a bill submitted by County Assessor Cindy Rogers for legal advice on the proposed lease of Lake DeSmet by the Wyoming Game and Fish.

Assault at Normative Services

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According to the Sheridan County Sheriff's Office, four students from Normative Services are being held at a Casper juvenile detention center after an alleged assault on a staff member this week.

July 17th

Commissioners Deny CUP Request for Sawmill

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Sheridan County Commissioner Bob Rolston

Earlier this month the Sheridan County Commissioners postponed a request for a conditional use permit from Dennis Cathey to operate a portable sawmill on his property at 498 Wildcat Road.

NSF Awards Largest Grant in UW History

The National Science Foundation has awarded the largest grant in the University of Wyoming’s history -- a 20 million dollar project to study water resources.

Wyoming Grappling With Implementation of Affordable Care Act

Now that the Supreme Court's ruling on the Affordable Care Act is starting to settle in, policymakers in Wyoming are considering how they're going to integrate the bill into the existing health care system.

Johnson County Library To Host Another Longmire Event

Another event tied to this Saturday's “Longmire Day” in Buffalo will be “Longmire At The Library” at the Johnson County Library that evening at 7pm.

Buffalo City Council Passes Alley Vacation On First Reading

At their meeting Tuesday evening the Buffalo City Council Passed on first reading Ordinance No. 1358 which will partially vacate an alleyway in the city.

First Farmers' Market of the Year Is Thursday

The first Farmer's Market of the year will be Thursday at Whitney Commons, across from the library. Local growers will be showing off and selling their harvest.

JCHC Board Hears Updates On Current, Proposed Projects

The Johnson County Healthcare Center Board of Trustees received updates on the current and proposed 2016 building projects during their last meeting June 27th.

Sheridan County Approves Budget

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Sheridan County Approves Budget

The process of crafting a budget for Sheridan County began back in February. The County Commissioners held a public hearing Monday night, where there was no public comment taken and ultimately approved a $15.9 general fund budget Tuesday morning at their regular meeting.