Johnson County

CHEYENNE (AP) - The U.S. Department of Agriculture is providing $22 million to encourage ranchers and farmers to conserve habitat for sage grouse in Wyoming. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced the new funding Thursday.

The First Annual Show and Shine car show will be this Saturday, August 13 at Big Horn Tire on Highway 16 East in Buffalo.

Johnson County Emergency Management Coordinator Marilyn Connelly was approved by the commissioners to act as the county's agent for receiving Federal emergency assistance funds.

The old Buffalo/Johnson County Recycling Center on Fetterman Street is scheduled to be demolished this week, to make room for the county's courtroom facility addition to the justice center.

Swine:

Senior Swine Showman Champion is Beth Besel, Reserve Champion is Kaitlyn Armstrong.
Intermediate Swinw Showman Champion is Reed Stafford, Reserve Champion is Rio Stafford.
Junior Swine Champion is Riley Malli, Resrve Champion is Ben Kukowski.

The Wyoming Game and Fish will hold public comment hearings on the new wolf management plan across the state this month, with Sheridan's meeting scheduled for Aug. 24 at Sheridan College.

Author CJ Box will be at Sheridan Stationary this Saturday to sign his latest book: Back of Beyond. The book follows an alcoholic cop, “Cody Hoyt”, who's sponsor is killed in an alleged suicidal cabin fire in Montana.

Issues with the Buffalo Ridge Subdivison were discussed at last week's City Council meeting, ending in the council deciding to attempt to get the developer to address the council about the issues and how to resolve them at a future meeting.

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