Legislative Update: Police Monitoring Marijuana, Concealed Carry Bills

Like city officials, leaders of the Sheridan Police Department are keeping an eye on legislation that could impact how they do business.

Lieutenant Says Constructive Criticism is Welcomed

Sheridan Police Lt. Tom Ringley said if anyone has a legitimate complaint about the department, they want to hear about it.

He said hearing from members of the community is important.

ABF Announces New Fundraising Campaign at Ullr Ball

UPDATE: Foundation Director Gast says the initial estimates are that the Ullr Ball raised $16,250.

Recycling Center Board Asking For Additional Funding

Members of the Buffalo/Johnson County Recycling Center Joint Powers Board have approached both the county commission and the Buffalo City Council to report they will have a shortfall in funding this year and ask for both governmental bodies to allocate additional funding for them.

Legislative Update: Madden On This Week's Budget Talks

State Representative Mike Madden will be giving us updates from the Legislative Session in Cheyenne, and today he discusses the budget itself, which has had its first two readings this week with the third reading scheduled for Friday.

Drug Court Sees Resurgence of 'Spice' Use

Scott Duncan, Juvenile Probation Coordinator for Volunteers of America, who runs the juvenile justice and diversion program for Johnson County, gave the quarterly report to the county commissioners this week, saying “everything is going well.”

Commissioners Approve Request For Waiver Of Hiring Freeze

An Executive Session with the Johnson County Commissioners and County Attorney Tucker Ruby ended with the commissioners waiving the current hiring freeze in the county for Ruby to pursue hiring two positions in his office.

'Early Bird' Tickets On Sale For Big Horn Mountain Festival

The 2016 Big Horn Mountain Festival is scheduled for July 8th, 9th, and 10th at the Johnson County Fairgrounds in Buffalo, and advance tickets are now on sale for the three-day music festival.

Sheridan Stage Features Simpsons ‘On Golden Pond’

Sheridan College and the WYO Theater are partnering to bring the play, “On Golden Pond,” to the stage in Sheridan, featuring former college provost Pete Simpson and his wife, Lynne, who is a former artistic director for the Civic Theater Guild.

Citizens Police Academy Begins

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The Citizens Police Academy hosted by the Sheridan Police Department began Tuesday night at the police station. Sheridan Media’s Ron Richter has the story.