Archive - Jul 17, 2012

Firewood Permits For Billy Creek Area Still Being Issued

Although there was a lightning-caused fire in the Billy Creek area over the weekend, it has been contained and mop-up has begun, according to the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Buffalo Field Office (BFO).

Johnson County Commissioners Approve $42 Million Budget

Johnson County's Commissioners held their regular meeting Monday instead of Tuesday and worked through a short agenda, mainly concerning the budget for FY 2012-2013.

Sheridan VA Launches Pilot Foster Program

The Veterans Affairs Hospital in Sheridan is starting a new initiative place adult veterans in foster care in lieu of nursing homes and hospitals. Public Affairs director at the VA, Jackie VanMark, explains what kind of person might benefit from the program.

DEA Warns of Wyo. Scam

The federal Drug Enforcement Administration is warning Wyoming residents about an extortion scam involving people who bought prescription drugs online.

'Longmire Day' Full Of Events In Buffalo Saturday

Coming up this weekend in conjunction with the Second Annual Art Chalk Festival is “Longmire Day” in Buffalo.


TROOPER BASEBALL - The Sheridan Troopers are 39-8 overall after dropping a 6-4 decision at Gillette Monday night.

The Troops committed four errors in the game and it cost them as they fell behind 4-0 through four innings.

Next up the Troops will play a double header in Sturgis Saturday and then back home for two Sunday with Riverton. The first game is set to start at Noon Sunday and we will have it live on 14-10 KWYO.