Wyoming

The United States Senate passed legislation Wednesday that is aimed at protecting adults and children from sex trafficking. The bill, led by Senator John Cornyn, a Republican from Texas, would increase penalties for anyone convicted of human smuggling or sex trafficking.

Sheridan County's hazmat crew was called to Ranchester on Tuesday afternoon after a resident found two boxes of “railroad torpedoes” in a garage on Coffeen Street that she was cleaning out.

State Supreme Court Justice William Hill presented an overview of Wyoming's court system at the start of Tuesday's “You Be the Judge” program at Sheridan College.

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Wyoming State Treasurer Mark Gordon of Buffalo, spoke to those attending the Buffalo City Council meeting Tuesday evening, updating them on the happenings in this year's legislative session, the status of the Treasury and what residents of the state can expect in 2016.

Buffalo City Councilman Wes Haskins was presented with an award by Angela Fox, Director of the Buffalo Chamber of Commerce, recognizing him for his years volunteering and working to bring chamber events to the community, and his service on the chamber board.

Johnson County's Commissioners gave final approval on the regulations for the county-owned Mikesell-Potts Recreation Area at Lake DeSmet.

E.C. Woodley of Wyola purchased a new tractor today from the Sheridan Commercial company.

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